City of Colleyville News
December 19, 2014
Currently, we are in Stage 1 water restrictions. As of Dec. 12, the total Tarrant Regional Water District water reservoir capacity is at 61%. At 60% capacity, TRWD could trigger the move into Stage 2 water restrictions. With no significant rainfall in the forecast, TRWD projects that their… Read More »
December 19, 2014
TxDOT SH 26 CONSTRUCTION PROJECTPlease send any questions, concerns, or comments to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Crews will be off Thursday, Dec. 25, and Friday, Dec. 26, for the Christmas holidays.
The contractor continues construction of the new retaining wall south… Read More »
December 19, 2014
The Colleyville CloseBuy program supports local businesses and provides discounts and added value purchasing for Colleyville customers. Get all the details, including how to obtain a complimentary CloseBuy card or to download the app. View discounts by selecting the “CCARD MEMBER… Read More »
December 18, 2014
The Colleyville Police Department is accepting applications for the 2015 Citizen Police Academy. The academy is free and open to residents, ages 18 and older. The 12-week class runs Feb. 5-April 23. Classes meet on Thursdays from 6:30-9:30 p.m.
The interactive program offers… Read More »
December 17, 2014
Sam Stacy, a fifth-grade student at Colleyville Elementary School, has submitted the winning essay for the city’s 2014 Mayor for a Day contest. This is the fifth consecutive year an essay submitted by a Colleyville Elementary School student has been selected as the winning entry. It is also… Read More »
December 8, 2014
Christmas holiday closingsCity offices, including the library and senior center, will be closed for the Christmas holidays from Wednesday, Dec. 24, through Thursday, Dec. 25. The library will close at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 23.
There will be no trash or recycle collection on… Read More »
December 5, 2014
The Trinity River Authority (TRA), which supplies water and sewer treatment to 98% of Tarrant County, including Colleyville, has notified the city that it has raised its rates $0.27 per 1,000 gallons of water and increased its sewer treatment rate $0.11 per 1,000 gallons. TRA attributes the… 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 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 »
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 »
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 »