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Posted on: August 18, 2017

City Manager's Weekly Update - Friday, August 18

Each week, City Manager Brian Funderburk provides an update on City operations and projects to the City Council.

8-18-17 City Manager's Weekly Update
Posted on: August 16, 2017

Rowlett Chamber of Commerce City Council Candidate Forum - August 19

Join the Chamber at Church in the City (6005 Dalrock) at 7pm on Saturday, August 19 for an opportunity to hear candidate platforms from those running for City Council Places 1, 2, and 3. The City will also broadcast this event via Facebook Live here:

City of Rowlett Facebook
Posted on: July 19, 2017

Early Voting is underway!

Early Voting for the City's Special Election has begun. Please read on for candidate, early voting and election day information.

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Posted on: July 19, 2017

Summer Concert Series & Food Truck Fridays!

Grab the kids, unwind and have some fun every Friday night in August at Pecan Grove Park. Enjoy concerts by DFW's best cover bands and chow down on some seriously good eats offered up by popular food trucks.

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Posted on: August 18, 2017

RPD Exterior Security Camera Program

Do you have exterior security cameras at your home? If so, the RPD is asking for your assistance!

The Rowlett Police Department is in the process of gathering info from all citizens in Rowlett who have security cameras at their homes and are willing to sh...

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Posted on: August 16, 2017

Neighborhood Crime Watch Summit - Monday, August 28

Rowlett Police Department's Crime Watch Summit 
Monday, August 28 7pm Rowlett Community Centre Hosted by the Rowlett Police Department, this is an informative evening and networking opportunity for neighborhood Crime Watch leaders, as well as f...
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Posted on: August 11, 2017

Deadline for Tornado Assistance – September 8

Many of those impacted by the EF4 tornado that struck Rowlett on December 26, 2015 have received assistance through the Long-Term Recovery Committee (LTRC), working with Catholic Charities. There are still funds available! Rowlett residents who need assis...

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

FY2018 Proposed Budget - 1 cent tax rate reduction!

City Manager Brian Funderburk presented the Fiscal Year 2018  (FY2018) Proposed Budget to the Rowlett City Council. Highlights include a proposed 1 cent reduction to the tax rate! View this presentation, the video explaining what citizens pay m...Read on...
Posted on: August 1, 2017

Rowlett Citizen City Academy - Register Today!

12-week course wherein residents gain a deeper understanding of how local government works and how each City department functions from the people who directly serve the citizens of Rowlett!

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Posted on: August 1, 2017

Citizens Police Academy - Register Today!

The Citizen’s Police Academy begins September 7, registration is open now through August 31. Come learn more about the Rowlett Police Department’s operations during this fun and interactive 12-week course!

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Posted on: August 7, 2017

TxDOT SH66 Beautification Project Underway

TxDOT has begun Phase 1 of the State Highway 66 (SH66) landscape beautification project! This spring, City of Rowlett staff, along with TxDOT, Keep Rowlett Beautiful and la terra studios finalized the State Highway 66 Visioning Plan, whi...

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

Big A Road Phase 2 construction underway!

Travel will be limited to one lane from Rowlett Rd. to Greenway for the remainder of the project, so please expect delays. Pending weather delays, Big A will be complete at the end of August. Thank for your patience and we apologize for any inconvenience!

Traffic Plan Map
Posted on: August 2, 2017

August Rowlett on the Move monthly newsletter

Read about this month's Special Election, the upcoming switch in solid waste providers, get the lineup for the Summer Concert Series, dates for the City Citizens Academy and Citizens Police Academy, Pooch Plunge and so much more!

August Rowlett on the Move...
Posted on: June 19, 2017

CPR Class - Saturday, September 16

Standard First Aid/CPR Class  Saturday, September 16 8:30am - 12:30pm @ Rowlett Community Centre $30 Rowlett Fire Rescue sponsors the American Heart Association Standard First Aid/CPR class, which is open to anyone 16 years or older. Cl...

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Posted on: July 26, 2017

Now Accepting Applications for Boards and Commissions

The City of Rowlett is encouraging citizens to share their
expertise and insight as members of a City Board or Commission.  While the time commitment is minimal, theopportunity to make a difference in the community is significant.<_o3a_p>

Although the Ci...

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Board and Commission Handbook and Application
Posted on: June 19, 2017

Free Mosquito Dunks for Rowlett Residents

Do your part to control mosquitoes! 2 FREE dunks are available while supplies last to Rowlett residents, upon presentation of a current utility bill or ID, at Development Services, 3901 Main St., Mon- Fri 8a – 4p.

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Future Bond Projects Input

Do you have an interest in improving the City of Rowlett? Is there a project you think should be considered for the next bond election? The Community Investment Advisory Board would like YOUR input on the projects needed throughout the community.

CIAB Project Input Form
Posted on: July 21, 2017

July Monthly Mayor's Message

97% of registered voters in Rowlett DID NOT participate in our last election. This month, Mayor Gottel shares info about the upcoming Special Election, who is running and how you can learn about their platforms, along with when and where to VOTE!

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Posted on: May 19, 2017

Salvation Army Garland Provides Utility Bill Assistance

Rowlett residents who need help with their utility bills may now qualify to receive assistance through the Salvation Army in Garland.

Here are some of the program parameters:Client can receive utility assistance once every 12 months (on a rolling basis)...Read on...

Salvation Army Garland

4000 Main Street Rowlett, TX 75088