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Colleyville's first hotel open to guests Dec. 2

The first hotel in Colleyville opens its doors on Dec. 2. The Hampton Inn & Suites, located at 5300 State Highway 121, features 91 rooms, meeting space for up to 80 guests, a 10-guests boardroom, indoor pool, and fitness center. A modern design is carried throughout the hotel from the… Read More »

City Council takes action to protect Cotton Belt vegetation

The Colleyville City Council unanimously granted authority to the city attorney to seek a temporary restraining order and/or injunction to halt vegetation removal along the Cotton Belt Railroad right-of-way. City Council approved this action through a resolution at a special meeting on Monday, Nov.… Read More »

Colleyville, local orgs celebrate holidays Dec. 2 weekend

It will begin to look a lot like Christmas in Colleyville starting Friday, Dec. 2, when the community gathers for a weekend filled with holiday events. The City’s annual Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration kicks off the weekend from 5:00-8:00 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 2, in front of City Hall, 100… Read More »

Curbside leaf recycling returns November 26

Progressive Waste Solutions, the city’s garbage and recycling provider, offers curbside leaf recycling this fall. Participants must simply place bagged leaves at the curb by 7:30 a.m. on a scheduled Saturday. There is no limit to how many bags can be collected; however, no other trash or… Read More »

Boards, Commissions, and Committee applications due Nov. 30

The Colleyville City Council is seeking citizens to serve on the following Boards, Commissions, and Committees. Applications will be accepted through Nov. 30, 2016. Architectural Review Commission Colleyville Center Advisory Committee Parks and Recreation Advisory Board Completed… Read More »

City Council adopts new water and wastewater rate

The City Council adopted a new water and wastewater rate that goes into effect Dec. 1. Council adopted the new rate at its Nov. 15 meeting, following months of work to see this council priority through. Water customers will see the rate change in the bills they receive in January. The rate… Read More »

Chamber awards first responders award

The Colleyville Area Chamber of Commerce recently awarded two of Colleyville’s bravest and finest bravest awards for their service to the community. The Chamber recognized firefighter Trey Lee and police Corporal Raymon Cannon with its First Responder of Distinction award at a recent… Read More »

Residents approve City Charter amendments

Colleyville voters approved five propositions to amend the City Charter this November. This summer, City Council set a priority to make positive change to the City Charter and enhance the document without significantly effecting the document’s democratic principles. The Council established… Read More »

Mayor for a Day contest opens Nov. 1

If you were elected mayor of Colleyville, what would you do to make Colleyville the best city in North Texas? Mayor Richard Newton is giving Colleyville residents in grades 2-7 the opportunity to speak their minds during the 2016 Mayor for a Day Contest. The winner will serve as honorary mayor on… Read More »

Firefighters: change smoke, carbon monoxide detector batteries

Colleyville firefighters urge residents to change smoke alarm batteries around the house while winding clocks back this weekend. Daylight Saving Time ends at 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 6, and firefighting agencies around the nation believe this is a great time for people to test and replace the… Read More »

Colleyville responds to mosquito virus case

Tarrant County Public Health has informed the City of Colleyville that a resident has a confirmed case of a mosquito-borne illness after traveling to a country with active cases. The County also indicated that the resident is past the standard monitoring period. The County has requested the City to… Read More »

TxDOT plans SH26 work to begin week of Nov. 7

The Texas Department of Transportation informed the City of Colleyville that it plans to begin construction along State Highway 26 the week of Nov. 7. Crews will place electronic message boards regarding the project along the roadway today, Mon., Oct. 31. The message boards will alert drivers to… Read More »

Police thank community for assistance

Colleyville Police recently made arrests in two incidents, which would not have been possible without help from the community. A strong community partnership between Colleyville residents and police help make this one of the safest cities in Texas. Three burglary suspects entered a house through a… Read More »

L.D. Lockett Park enhancements under construction

Work is underway to enhance L.D. Lockett Park with new amenities. L.D. Lockett Park serves as an entrance to the regional Cotton Belt Trail and a new covered pavilion and restroom facility aim to make the park a proper gateway for trail users. These improvements will provide a shady spot to rest… Read More »

City, Tarrant to reconstruct Cheek-Sparger Road

Cheek-Sparger Road Update as of Dec. 5 This week, Tarrant County will begin the bottom course of asphalt paving on the north side, weather permitting. The new driveway approaches have been poured, along the south side with the exception of one, and it will be placed after the top layer of asphalt… Read More »

Colleyville hires director to oversee economic development, communications

The City of Colleyville will welcome Mark Wood as Executive Director of Economic Development and Communications beginning Oct. 24. Wood joins Colleyville after serving as Economic Development Director at the Town of Flower Mound. Wood replaces former Economic Development Director Marty Wieder, who… Read More »

Pay your water bill online with new payment system

The city of Colleyville made paying your utility bill online more convenient. The city rolled out a new bill payment portal this October to make the process easier. The city partnered with Paymentus to provide a modern payment system similar to how many people are already paying bills or shopping… Read More »

Colleyville receives financial reporting award

The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) awarded the City of Colleyville the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting. The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in governmental accounting and financial reporting. Its attainment represents a… Read More »

Mosquito sample sites test positive for West Nile Virus

Tarrant County Public Health tested two mosquito samples in the city of Colleyville that returned positive for West Nile Virus on Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016. The samples were taken from the 4100 block of Windermere Court and the 3200 block of Scarborough Lane. Crews will treat the areas with… Read More »

Hometown Olympians return to Colleyville Oct. 18

You watched them compete in the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, now welcome two Colleyville Olympians home. The Colleyville City Council will host a proclamation ceremony for Olympians Katie Meili and Stephen Lambdin at 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 18, in front of City Hall, 100 Main Street. The public is… Read More »
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