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Preparing For West Nile Virus

Preparing For West Nile Virus

Posted by April Reiling on May 09, 2013
Tags: Community, Town News, Public Health, West Nile Virus

The first reported human case of West Nile Virus (WNV) in Denton County appeared in June 2012 and within three months the Denton County Health Department (DCHD) confirmed two human cases of WNV in Trophy Club (August 2012). Human WNV cases popped up in cities all over North Texas forcing many municipalities to make a challenging decision regarding aerial spraying for mosquitoes (Trophy Club opted in for aerial spraying). In 2012 Denton County reported 184 total human cases and two deaths caused by the disease.

In order to make a collective…

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Trophy Club Police Department Building Rehab Project

Trophy Club Police Department Building Rehab Project

Posted by April Reiling on May 09, 2013
Tags: Community, Public Safety, TCPD, Town News, Public Health

On Monday, April 22 the Town Council approved a bid from Jamail & Smith Construction for $97,964.74 to rehab the Trophy Club Police Department building that was damaged in February from a sewage leak underneath the building. Jamail & Smith Construction was awarded the project by Town Council after submitting a competitive bid with an aggressive timeline for rehabbing the building. The thirty-two day project began May 7, 2013 and addressed the major sewage leak found under the patrol room by raking lime into the contaminated soil.  The…

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Trophy Club Welcomes New Hampton Inn & Suites

Trophy Club Welcomes New Hampton Inn & Suites

Posted by April Reiling on May 08, 2013
Tags: Community, Town News, Hospitality, Business, Economic Development

Kriya Hotel’s new Hampton Inn and Suites Trophy Club rolled out the red carpet, hosting a tremendously successful grand opening on May 2, 2013. Among the approximately 200 guests in attendance were representatives from the Southlake Chamber of Commerce, Keller Chamber of Commerce and Northwest Metroport Chamber of Commerce, as well as other dignitaries from the city government and the region. The event was highlighted by a ribbon cutting. Guests of the opening premier feasted on a delectable selection of hors d'oeuvre and refreshments while enjoying…

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New Playground to Open by the End of Summer!

New Playground to Open by the End of Summer!

Posted by April Reiling on May 07, 2013
Tags: Trophy Club Park, Recreation, Parks, Community, Town News

A new dinosaur-themed playground will be installed this summer in order to serve families with young to school-age children. Located at the end of Trophy Club Drive, the covered playground is adjacent to Trophy Club Park and will offer trail connectivity to the nearby neighborhoods for easy access. The playground includes seating and at least one table for parents.

The T-Rex playground draws on the imagination as children can climb and explore the giant skeleton bones of the prehistoric behemoth. Two decks provide look out points for…

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Back to Nature Recap

Back to Nature Recap

Posted by April Reiling on May 03, 2013
Tags: Community, Parks, Recreation, Town News, Trophy Club Park

The 1st Annual “Back to Nature” event took place Saturday April 27th at Trophy Club Park. This one-of-a-kind event featured live animal demonstrations, outdoor photography, a family campout and a 5k/10k fun run, just to name a few of the many attractions. About 700 people from the community gathered to celebrate trails, trees, and camping.

Campout

  • 213 participants registered for the Family Campout at Trophy Club Park
  • The Prairie Dog Chapter of the Dutch Oven Society prepared beans, cobbler and homemade rolls for…

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Car Burglaries & Bank Fraud

Car Burglaries & Bank Fraud

Posted by April Reiling on May 03, 2013
Tags: Community, Town News, TCPD, Public Safety

The Trophy Club Police Department is investigating car burglaries that are resulting in bank frauds. In these cases, the car burglars are targeting cars in and around the Trophy Club Dog Park and the Trophy Club Country Club parking lot and day care centers.  Unlike the more common property crime car burglaries where the criminals merely take electronics and other valuables from the vehicle, this new breed of car burglar has a more sinister motive in mind: Bank Fraud.

In numerous cases investigated by the police department, this new phenomenon…

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Year Round Water Management and Conservation Requirements - Effective June 1, 2013

Year Round Water Management and Conservation Requirements - Effective June 1, 2013

Posted by April Reiling on Apr 26, 2013
Tags: Community, Town News

UPDATE --- Monday, June 3
The Drought Management Plan has been initiated and Trophy Club is now on a two-day-per-week irrigation schedule. Please read the following article for more details about Stage 1 Water Restrictions, which are effective June 3: http://www.trophyclub.org/tc-exchange/2013/05/23/stage-1-drought-restrictions-effective-june-3/

Trophy Club Municipal Utility District No. 1 (TC MUD 1) Board of Directors passed a new Water Management and Drought Contingency Plan at the April 16, 2013 meeting.

The new year-round…

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