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Finance Department Earns Platinum Transparency Award

Finance Department Earns Platinum Transparency Award

Posted by April Reiling on May 08, 2014
Tags: Community, Government, Town News, Transparency

The Texas Comptroller’s office has named Trophy Club as one of only 39 municipalities in Texas to achieve their new Platinum award for financial transparency in the Texas Comptroller Leadership Circle. The Platinum designation was implemented this year and spotlights entities that go above and beyond regarding financial transparency. The award recognizes local governments across Texas that implement a high level of online financial transparency by providing taxpayers with a detailed picture of government spending in a user-friendly format.

Finance…

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2013 Citizen of the Year Nominees & Recipients

2013 Citizen of the Year Nominees & Recipients

Posted by April Reiling on May 06, 2014
Tags: BNHS, Community, Government, Schools, Town News, Volunteer, Trophy Club Park, Trophy Club Gives

On Monday, May 5 the Town Council, along with a packed audience, honored the 2013 Citizen of the Year (COY) nominees and recipients by recognizing the various community service projects and hard work each nominee provided to the community. The Trophy Club COY Committee (made up of past recipients) reviews all nominations and selects an Adult and Youth recipient based on the individuals contributions to the community.

The following excerpts were pulled from Mayor Connie White's speech:

Youth - Recipient

McKenzie Arata…

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Email Server Crash Results in Lost Emails

Email Server Crash Results in Lost Emails

Posted by April Reiling on Apr 30, 2014
Tags: Community, Government, Town News

On Thursday evening, April 24, the Trophy Club email server crashed and data dating back as far as October 2012 was lost. Only persons with an email tied to the Town of Trophy Club (@trophyclub.org or @ci.trophyclub.tx.us) or TC MUD 1 (@tcmud.org) are affected. If you sent an email to any Council Member, Town Staff, TC MUD 1 Director or TC MUD 1 Staff prior to Thursday, April 24, it is highly likely the email never made it to the intended recipient. The Information Services Department is working to recover the missing data, but the server crash…

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Portion of Skyline Drive Closed Temporarily Beginning May 5

Portion of Skyline Drive Closed Temporarily Beginning May 5

Posted by April Reiling on Apr 29, 2014
Tags: Community, Government, Road Construction, Town News

As part of the Timber Ridge Drainage Improvements project, a portion of Skyline Drive will be closed daily beginning Monday, May 5 between the hours of 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (Monday through Friday). The section of Skyline affected by the closure runs from Indian Creek to Overhill Drive. During the project, drivers will be detoured along Indian Creek and Skyline side streets, as indicated on the map below. Residents who live on Skyline Drive between Timber Ridge and Overhill will have access to their homes through the barricades at Overhill during…

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Applications Now Being Accepted for Planning & Zoning Commission

Applications Now Being Accepted for Planning & Zoning Commission

Posted by Alora Wachholz on Apr 28, 2014
Tags: Community, Government, Town News, Volunteer

The Town Council is seeking residents who are willing to spend a few hours a month to serve their community.

Applications are now being accepted
until Friday, May 23, 2014
for the following:
  • Planning & Zoning Commission - The mission of this commission is to review all applications for development within the Town for compliance with zoning ordinances and the Comprehensive Land Use Plan. The Commission makes recommendations of approval or denial of development proposals to the Town Council. One position is available for…

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2014 Annual State of the Town

2014 Annual State of the Town

Posted by April Reiling on Apr 23, 2014
Tags: Community, Government, Town News, Volunteer

The State of the Town speech was delivered by Mayor Connie White on Monday, April 21, 2014.

The annual State of the Town is always an honor to present, but this year I am particularly pleased with the Town’s accomplishments, position and direction. Trophy Club has experienced fast-paced growth in recent years. Since I was elected Mayor in 2009, the Town has issued over 1,000 residential building permits and in FY14 we anticipate more than 250 additional. Leadership is integral to managing such rapid growth and Town Manager Mike…

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May 1 Town Hall Meeting - 2014 Election Proposition Facts

May 1 Town Hall Meeting - 2014 Election Proposition Facts

Posted by Alora Wachholz on Apr 23, 2014
Tags: Community, Elections, Government, Town News

Local elections are in full swing and Trophy Club voters will not only be electing candidates for Town Council, TC MUD 1 & NISD, but also considering two ballot propositions:

  • Proposition 1 – The reauthorization of the local sales and use tax in the Town of Trophy Club at the rate of one-fourth of one percent (0.25%) to continue providing revenue for maintenance and repair of municipal streets. The tax expires on the 10th anniversary of the date of this election unless the imposition of the tax is reauthorized.
  • Proposition…

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