City of Colleyville News
November 26, 2014
City offices, including the library and senior center, will be closed Thursday, Nov. 27, and Friday, Nov. 28, in observance of Thanksgiving. Police, fire, and EMS personnel will remain on duty. There will be no trash or recycle collection on Thanksgiving Day; service for those customers will resume… Read More »
November 26, 2014
At this time, the phone system is down for incoming calls to the main numbers at the city of Colleyville. Please dial 817.503.1242 to reach City Hall, public library, police, and municipal court; your call will be transferred to the appropriate department. Please dial 817.503.1366 to reach… Read More »
November 25, 2014
TxDOT SH 26 CONSTRUCTION PROJECTPlease send any questions, concerns, or comments to firstname.lastname@example.org.
SH 26/John McCain Intersection Last week, the contractor shifted eastbound John McCain Road traffic to new concrete and began demolishing the final portion… Read More »
November 25, 2014
Economic Development ReportThe Economic Development Department produces a regular report on business activity in the city. View the latest report here.
This just in...more new restaurants/retailers set to open soonThe new year will bring new restaurants and retailers to Colleyville. Zoe's… Read More »
November 21, 2014
The holidays are almost here and Colleyville kicks off the season in fine tradition. This year’s festivities include:The lighting of the city Christmas tree takes place in front of Colleyville City Hall on Friday, Dec. 5, at 5:30 p.m. Join the mayor and City Council for the lighting countdown… Read More »
November 19, 2014
Nov. 19, 2014:
The city held a public forum on TxDOT’s SH 26 Reconstruction Project on Nov. 12. More than 100 residents and Colleyville business owners attended the meeting to learn about the project and to provide comments and feedback. The project is part of… Read More »
November 14, 2014
With the first cold front of the season, the Colleyville Fire Department reminds everyone to take precautions to guard again the winter cold blast. The information below was developed by the Texas Department of Insurance.
Frozen PipesA fast-moving cold front can cause temperatures to drop below… Read More »
November 8, 2014
On Wednesday, Nov. 5, during the pre-council session, representatives from The T and the North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG) presented information and updates on the TEX Rail Commuter Rail Project to the Colleyville City Council.
To view the information as it was shown… Read More »
November 4, 2014
The Mayor for a Day contest is celebrating its tenth year. This year’s contest opened Monday, Nov. 3; all entries must be received by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 15. Announcement of the winner will be made later that week. The contest is open to Colleyville residents only, in grades 2-7. To… Read More »
October 26, 2014
The Glade Road Project will go before Colleyville voters next May. At the Oct. 21 City Council meeting, councilmembers voted unanimously to send the future of the Glade Road Project to Colleyville voters for a decision. The vote followed months of discussion and debate, and two public meetings on… Read More »
October 25, 2014
The city offers recreational, educational, and social programs for children and adults. Below are programs coming up in November.
RECREATION SENSATIONFor details about recreation programs, call 817.503.1180 or view the fall brochure. Registration can be done online (service fee applies) or… Read More »
September 18, 2014
At the Sept. 16 City Council meeting, Councilmembers voted unanimously to maintain the city’s property tax rate at $0.3559 per $100 valuation. With the exception of a less-than-one-cent, voter-approved tax increase to build two new fire stations (approved in a 2005 bond election), the… Read More »
September 12, 2014
Residential rates for Progressive Waste Solutions, the city’s trash and recycle provider, will increase 1.8 percent effective Nov. 1, 2014. The current residential rate is $12.76 per month—the new rate will be $12.99 per month. As negotiated by the city in the Progressive Waste Solutions… Read More »
September 8, 2014
Enjoy stories, crafts, and fun activities at the library during Story Time. Registration is open to all library card holders. Space is limited, so register early. Preference will be given to Colleyville residents; non-residents will be notified if a spot is available. Story Times are available for… Read More »
September 5, 2014
On Monday, Oct. 6, 2014, a petition regarding the Glade Road Project was submitted to the Colleyville city secretary. (The proposed legislation as submitted on the petition can be viewed below.)
According to the Colleyville City Charter, any such petition must contain 822 signatures from… Read More »
September 2, 2014
Standard & Poor's Ratings Services affirmed its AAA long-term rating and underlying rating on Colleyville’s existing general obligation (GO) debt under its local GO criteria. S&P states that the outlook is stable. View the S&P rating report.
According to the Fitch report,… Read More »
September 1, 2014
D Magazine’s rating of all D/FW suburbs selected Colleyville as the third highest-ranked suburb in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, and first in Tarrant County. Get the details.
August 30, 2014
The City of Colleyville has contracted with Arborilogical Services, Inc., an arborist firm, to perform a comprehensive tree study of the Glade Road corridor. The project is intended to provide valuable data that will be used in any future planning of the Glade Road project.
To perform a… Read More »
August 12, 2014
A tax rate of $0.355900 per $100 valuation has been proposed for adoption by the governing body of City of Colleyville. This rate exceeds the lower of the effective or rollback tax rate, and state law requires that two public hearings be held by the governing body before adopting the proposed tax… Read More »
July 25, 2014
Jackson Road at Cheek-Sparger was closed Monday, July 28, to allow for construction of the roundabout at that intersection. The closure may last up to 60 days. Drivers should plan to take alternate routes. The suggested detour route is Cheek-Sparger Road to Martin Parkway to Glade Road.… Read More »