City of Colleyville News
April 26, 2016
It’s BBQ time in Colleyville. The Old Tyme BBQ is a two-day event filled with good eats for a good cause. On Friday, April 29, there will be a free catfish fry along with live music. A VIP area is also available with all-you-can eat BBQ and more.
On Saturday, the event turns much more serious… Read More »
April 25, 2016
Residents have contacted the city about a door hanger from Water Treatment Services asking homeowners to participate in a voluntary residential water quality improvement survey. The company, Water Treatment Services, an AvantaPure by GE dealer, sells water treatment systems. Residents should know… Read More »
April 22, 2016
It’s a top ranking that no one wants. Texas is first in the nation for the number of children that drown in pools each year, and Tarrant County has the second highest number of such drownings among all counties in the state. With the arrival of swim season, Colleyville, along with… Read More »
April 18, 2016
Early voting for the city of Colleyville's May 7, 2016, General Election will be held from April 25 to May 3 on the second floor of City Hall, 100 Main St. Colleyville voters will cast their ballot for the purpose of electing persons to the office of Mayor; City Council, Place 1; and City Council,… Read More »
April 15, 2016
Walking, running, and cycling through Northeast Tarrant County just got easier with completion of the final segment of the Cotton Belt Trail between Colleyville and Grapevine. Measuring 800 feet, the final segment completes 11 miles of trail connecting Colleyville, Grapevine, Hurst, and North… Read More »
April 13, 2016
The Colleyville Library has made the experience of checking out and downloading e-books and e-audiobooks even better with 3M Cloud Library.
3M Cloud Library is a free e-book and e-audiobook app that includes thousands of electronic titles for all ages. Patrons can check-out and read at home or on… Read More »
April 8, 2016
Make summer great again! Colleyville Recreation and the library offer programs all summer long to keep the community learning, active, and at play.
This year, the library asks you to “Step Right Up, Read!” at its circus-themed Summer Reading Program. Pack in fun under the big… Read More »
April 8, 2016
The Colleyville Fire Department’s Kids Camp provides kids with a week of unforgettable experiences. Instructed by real firefighters, kids get hands-on experience in the day-to-day skills required to be a firefighter while gaining a sense of individual responsibility and team work. Campers… Read More »
April 1, 2016
Colleyville is participating in the Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA) National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, April 30, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. This is an opportunity for those who may have unwanted, unused prescription drugs to safely dispose of those medications. The… Read More »
March 31, 2016
The city of Colleyville is teaming up with Google to help local small businesses get online with a free Colleyville Small Business workshop from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Friday, May 6, at the Colleyville Center, 5301 Riverwalk Drive.
This workshop is FREE to all Colleyville businesses. Attendees can… Read More »
March 23, 2016
Ted Steinke, the attorney hired to investigate allegations of conflict of interest pertaining to the real estate investments of City Manager Jennifer Fadden, gave his report to the Colleyville City Council during the public pre-council session on March 22. According to the report, all the… Read More »
March 22, 2016
An outside auditor gave the city of Colleyville’s comprehensive annual financial report for the fiscal year ending on Sept. 30, 2015 the highest possible opinion.
“We were able to offer what we refer to as an unmodified opinion,” John Manning of Pattillo, Brown & Hill, the… Read More »
March 21, 2016
BEDFORD ROAD RESURFACING as of April 25
The city will close a section of Bedford Road between Glade Road and Centerpark Drive. The contractor will begin work at 8:00 a.m. the morning of Monday, April 25. The residents in Sunrise Terrace will have to enter and exit on to Glade Road. We have posted a… Read More »
March 19, 2016
Just in time for summer, the final section of the Cotton Belt Trail connecting Colleyville to Grapevine is set to open Friday, April 15. The official opening is set for 11:00 a.m. and everyone is welcome to attend.Cyclists, runners, and walkers will be able to use the trail to travel from Hurst and… Read More »
March 10, 2016
The Colleyville Nature Center will host Texas Junior Anglers. This free event allows young anglers, ages 16 and under, to try their luck in a freshly stocked pond. Prizes will be awarded to the competitors with the best catches. Poles and bait will be available if needed. No pre-registration is… Read More »
March 8, 2016
It’s almost May. That means spring flowers and, fittingly, the Colleyville Garden Club’s annual garden tour, Promenade. Some of the most spectacular residential gardens in Northeast Tarrant County will be on display for this award-winning tour, which takes place Sunday, May 1, from 11:00… Read More »
March 7, 2016
Severe weather can strike any time of year, but spring is when most severe storms occur. It helps to understand storm terminology. Words like “watch” and “warning” give the threat level of thunderstorms, flooding, and tornadoes.
A "watch" indicates that weather conditions… Read More »
March 3, 2016
The Friends of the Colleyville Public Library Bargain Book Sale takes place Saturday, May 7, at the library. The annual sale includes books, CDs, videos, and DVDs—all at remarkably low prices. The Friends are serious about keeping the “bargain” in their annual book sale as… Read More »
March 1, 2016
Clean Sweep will be held Saturday, April 9, from 9:00-11:00 a.m., or until containers are full. The event will be located at Colleyville Heritage High School, 5401 Heritage Ave. Please enter from the 121 frontage road only (entry from any other point will not be permitted). Clean Sweep will be… Read More »
February 20, 2016
In the past few weeks, the Texas Division of Emergency Management reviewed and approved the City of Colleyville’s Emergency Management Plan—noting that the city had achieved the Advanced Level of Preparedness. An important part of keeping Colleyville prepared and ready in the event of an… Read More »