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FY15-16 Budget Information - Proposed Budget Video

FY15-16 Budget Information - Proposed Budget Video

Posted by April Reiling on Aug 07, 2015
Tags: Business, Community, Economic Development, Government, Parks, Trophy Club Park, Transparency, Town News, TCPD, TCFD, Shop Trophy Club:Where Dollars Make Cents, Road Construction, Recreation, Public Safety

Update (October 1, 2015) --- The Town Council adopted the FY15-16 Town Budget on September 22, 2015. The formal budget is currently under development, but the approved budget is available for review. The FY15-16 budget is based on a $0.484/$100 valuation tax rate, which is a $0.006 reduction over last years tax rate. 

The Town Manager’s Office and Finance Department presented the Fiscal Year 2015-2016 (FY15-16) Proposed Budget to Town Council on July 31, 2015 in accordance with the Town Charter.…

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Rose Rosette Disease Affects Trophy Club Roses

Rose Rosette Disease Affects Trophy Club Roses

Posted by April Reiling on Jul 20, 2015
Tags: Community, Parks, Town News, Landscaping

Rose rosette disease (RRD) has infiltrated North Texas and many Trophy Club rose bushes have been affected. Several medians in Town contain knock out roses that must be removed as a result of the disease. Due to the aggressive nature of RRD, infected rose bushes should be removed and destroyed in order to help eliminate further spreading.

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Symptoms and Diagnosis
The earliest symptoms of rose rosette disease include a red pigmentation of the underside of leaf…

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Arbor Day Foundation Names Trophy Club 'Tree City USA'

Arbor Day Foundation Names Trophy Club 'Tree City USA'

Posted by April Reiling on Jun 30, 2015
Tags: Community, Town News, Government, Trophy Club Park, Parks

The Arbor Day Foundation has designated Trophy Club a ‘Tree City USA’ recipient by meeting the program's four requirements: a tree board or department, a tree-care ordinance, an annual community forestry budget of at least $2 per capita and an Arbor Day observance and proclamation.

The Tree City USA program is sponsored by the Arbor Day Foundation, in partnership with the U.S. Forest Service and the National Association of State Foresters.

"Everyone benefits when elected officials, volunteers and committed citizens…

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Freedom Dog Park Closed - Possible Parvovirus Contamination

Freedom Dog Park Closed - Possible Parvovirus Contamination

Posted by April Reiling on Jun 09, 2015
Tags: Animals, Community, Parks, Public Health, Town News, Recreation

A dog that recently visited Freedom Dog Park has been diagnosed with parvovirus and as a precaution the Town has closed the dog park for cleaning and sanitation. The dog park will receive remediation utilizing a diluted bleach solution to spray all areas where feces was found, as well as dog equipment, dog wash stations, drinking fountains, entry ways, etc. The irrigation will  run in the evening and/or morning as necessary, and crews will conduct a final sweep of the dog park. We anticipate reopening the dog park on Saturday, June…

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Displaced Wildlife Show Up as Flood Waters Recede

Displaced Wildlife Show Up as Flood Waters Recede

Posted by April Reiling on Jun 05, 2015
Tags: Community, Parks, Water, Trophy Club Park, Animals

NEWS RELEASE

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department — June 3, 2015

Things that live on the ground typically aren’t adept at treading water for long. In the aftermath of flood events that have hammered much of the state recently, biologists with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department say encounters with various wildlife will not be uncommon.

Recent storms also coincided with the time of year when newborn wildlife start showing up on the landscape. As flood waters recede, wildlife officials anticipate…

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Volunteer to Serve on a Board or Commission - July 31st Application Deadline

Volunteer to Serve on a Board or Commission - July 31st Application Deadline

Posted by April Reiling on Jun 03, 2015
Tags: Community, Economic Development, Government, Parks, Public Safety, Volunteer, Trophy Club Park, Trophy Club Gives, Town News, Recreation

The Trophy Club Town Council is seeking residents who are willing to spend a few hours a month to serve their community. Appointed Board/Commission Members must agree to serve without compensation but may be reimbursed for actual expenses approved in advance by the Town Council.

Now Accepting Applications Applications will be accepted until Friday, July 31, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. for the following:
  • Animal Shelter Advisory Board (Veterinarian position open)
  • Citizens Financial Advisory Board
  • Crime Control…

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Stars & Stripes Call to Action - TC Patriotism Shines in 2015!

Stars & Stripes Call to Action - TC Patriotism Shines in 2015!

Posted by April Reiling on May 01, 2015
Tags: Community, Events, Parks, Volunteer, Trophy Club Gives, Town News, Recreation

The season “to unite the Town of Trophy Club in the spirit of American Patriotism” is dawning near in Trophy Club, Texas. Trophy Club Stars and Stripes was introduced to the town in 2011 and has become an annual tradition of residents working together to line the streets of Trophy Club with American flags.  Beginning July 2nd, residents and visitors again will have the opportunity to experience a display of 35,00-40,000 flags waving throughout the town as they drive, bike, walk, and jog through the streets of Trophy Club. The…

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