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North Texas Region Works Together to Combat West Nile Virus

North Texas Region Works Together to Combat West Nile Virus

Posted by April Reiling on Apr 22, 2014
Tags: Community, Denton County, Government, Public Health, Water, West Nile Virus

The North Texas health departments of Collin, Dallas, Denton, and Tarrant counties are again coordinating their planning efforts to make a collective impact on this year’s West Nile virus season.

The 2012 West Nile virus season was unexpected and took a significant toll on the health of citizens of the North Texas region. Ground and aerial spraying were used in areas of the region to reduce the mosquito population potentially carrying the virus. In 2013, North Texas health departments enhanced collaborations to prevent a potential recurrence.…

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PID Water Conservation Plan and Drought Contingency & Emergency Water Plan Available for Public Comment at Town Council Meeting - April 21

PID Water Conservation Plan and Drought Contingency & Emergency Water Plan Available for Public Comment at Town Council Meeting - April 21

Posted by Alora Wachholz on Apr 17, 2014
Tags: Community, Government, Town News, Water

Update (May 2, 2014): The Water Conservation Plan and Drought Contingency & Emergency Water Plan for PID residents were both unanimously approved at the April 21, 2014 Town Council Meeting. For citizens of Trophy Club residing outside of the PID, a similar set of plans was approved by the TC MUD No. 1 on April 22, 2014 and can be viewed online here.

Please be aware that with the adoption of these plans, all residents within Trophy Club will be held to a similar requirement as the City of Fort Worth, with outdoor watering limited…

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Blue Ribbon Panel Final Report

Blue Ribbon Panel Final Report

Posted by April Reiling on Apr 09, 2014
Tags: Community, Denton County, Government, Government Consolidation, Town News, Transparency, Volunteer

After several months and hours of work conducting research and attending various meetings, the Blue Ribbon Panel (BRP) formally presented the final report to the Town Council on Monday, April 7, 2014.

Read the full Blue Ribbon Panel Final Report

To focus on the issues in depth, the BRP formed two subcommittees: the Governance Subcommittee and the Finance Subcommittee. Ultimately, the BRP's recommendation from each subcommittee is as follows:

Recommendations from the Governance Subcommittee

  1. Consent to a possible…

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Activity Sparks: Community Center

Activity Sparks: Community Center

Posted by April Reiling on Apr 07, 2014
Tags: Community, Government, Hospitality, Recreation

TC Exchange article contributed by Carol Norwood

No activity center, no senior center! This Community is growing rapidly and we will soon have no more room to dream. Prior efforts to promote meeting and exercise facilities for the community have been met with disappointment. With limited land available for future community development, now may be the last opportunity to seriously consider this option.

Our mission is to allow community members a center where they can function in creative ways. The womens club has a need…

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S&P Bond Rating Increased to AA+

S&P Bond Rating Increased to AA+

Posted by April Reiling on Apr 02, 2014
Tags: Business, Community, Economic Development, Government, Town News, Transparency

The Town of Trophy Club's Standard & Poor's (S&P) AA bond rating was upgraded to AA+, enhancing the Town's credit and financial profile.The improved bond rating speaks volumes about the Town's fiscal policies and practices, management of public monies and strong financial profile. The AA+ rating indicates that an obligor has VERY STRONG capacity to meet its financial commitments.

S&P provided the following rationale:

The rating reflects our opinion of the town's following credit factors, including its:

  • Very strong economy,
  • Very…

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Town and TC MUD 1 Agree to Long-Term Utility Service Terms

Town and TC MUD 1 Agree to Long-Term Utility Service Terms

Posted by April Reiling on Mar 21, 2014
Tags: Community, Denton County, Government, Government Consolidation, Town News, Transparency, Water

The Trophy Club Town Council and Trophy Club Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors met Wednesday, March 19, 2014 to finalize the terms of an agreement for a long-term utility contract between the two organizations. The Council and Board of Directors agreed to a 99-year wholesale contract for the District to provide water and wastewater utility services to the Trophy Club Public Improvement District (PID) residents, which represents approximately 1400 households located outside the District boundaries. Throughout the negotiation…

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