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Unmanned Aircraft (Drone) Registration System Takes Flight

Unmanned Aircraft (Drone) Registration System Takes Flight

Posted by April Reiling on Dec 29, 2015
Tags: Community, Government, Holiday, Town News, TCPD, Recreation, Public Safety, Parks, Trophy Club Park

Many drones were gifted this holiday season and the Federal Aviation Administration has rolled out guidelines and a registration program to help users fly safely and responsibly.

General Guidelines
Drone and model aircraft pilots are strongly encouraged to follow the federal safety guidelines for drones and other model aircraft, which include:

  • Fly below 400 feet and remain clear of surrounding obstacles
  • Keep the aircraft within visual line of sight at all times
  • Remain well clear of and…

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Dog Park Etiquette

Dog Park Etiquette

Posted by April Reiling on Dec 15, 2015
Tags: Animals, Community, Parks, Public Safety, Recreation

Contributed by Susan Edstrom

Etiquette at a dog park?  Yes!

If everyone takes some simple steps, going to the park can be a good experience for all.  We also have a toddler park very close to the dog park and it’s not only ensuring the safety of our dogs but also little ones who are nearby. Know the rules and follow them!  Simple, right? 

Rules are established to help ensure the safety of everyone who attends. 

Freedom Dog Park Rules

In addition to the rules,…

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'Turn Trophy Club Blue' in Support of Public Safety & Emergency Responders

'Turn Trophy Club Blue' in Support of Public Safety & Emergency Responders

Posted by April Reiling on Dec 14, 2015
Tags: Community, Government, Events, Holiday, Town News, TCPD, TCFD, Public Safety, Public Health, Trophy Club Gives

Last year Trophy Club participated in the ‘blue light movement' and many residents turned their front porch light blue in support of law enforcement. ‘Turn Trophy Club Blue’ lets every First Responder know that they are supported, no matter what uniform they wear.

Keep a blue light (porch light or flameless candle in the window) burning through the night from December 31, 2015 to January 31, 2016 to show your support for Public Safety.

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Reindeer Romp Larger than Expected, Expect Delays - December 5th in AM

Reindeer Romp Larger than Expected, Expect Delays - December 5th in AM

Posted by April Reiling on Nov 30, 2015
Tags: BNHS, Community, Events, Holiday, Town News, TCPD, Sports, Schools, Recreation, Public Safety

The Reindeer Romp is a 5K and 1 Mile Run scheduled for the morning of Saturday, December 5th, and we anticipate traffic delays due to the large number of participants. The race partners expect approximately 4,000 runners and have cut off registration for the race due to the high volume of runners impacting Trophy Club roadways. The 5K route is the same as the July 4th 5K (see graphic below). The 1 Mile Run route goes around BNHS and should not impact traffic. The Reindeer Romp benefits Northwest ISD PE Departments.

Please prepare for…

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Help Welcome Police K9 'Indy' to Trophy Club - November 21st

Help Welcome Police K9 'Indy' to Trophy Club - November 21st

Posted by April Reiling on Nov 06, 2015
Tags: Animals, BNHS, Community, Events, Government, Town News, TCPD, Schools, Public Safety

Indy is home from training in Indiana and we are so excited to welcome him to the community! Bring the kids and come meet Indy on Saturday, November 21st at 10:00 a.m. at Independence Park East (Indy’s namesake). Guests can meet Indy and take pictures, observe the badge ceremony and enjoy a live demonstration by Indy and his handler, Officer Barry Sullivan. All participants will receive a free commemorative gift featuring Indy!

 

 

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2015 Sign Ordinance Amendments At-A-Glance

2015 Sign Ordinance Amendments At-A-Glance

Posted by April Reiling on Oct 30, 2015
Tags: Business, Community, Government, Town News, Public Safety

On October 13, 2015, the Trophy Club Town Council approved amendments to the Town’s sign regulation ordinance that affects the use of signs/sign placement in Trophy Club. The Town regulates signs in order to provide a balanced system of signage throughout the town, help facilitate communication, promote public safety, minimize visual clutter and enhance property values and business opportunities within Trophy Club. Sign regulations help maintain the Town’s attractive appearance for the betterment of the community.

The Sign Regulations FAQ provides…

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Joint Police & Town Hall Facility - Planning Update

Joint Police & Town Hall Facility - Planning Update

Posted by April Reiling on Oct 22, 2015
Tags: Community, Government, Transparency, Town News, TCPD, Public Safety

November 3, 2015

Unofficial Election Results

Town Council will canvass the election results at the November 13, 2015 Special Call Meeting at 8:30 a.m. in the Svore Municipal Building Boardroom (100 Municipal Dr.).

October 22, 2015 --- Updated renderings, as well as a scale model of the facility, were presented by the architect at the October 8 Town Hall meeting. Watch the Town Hall meeting and review the presentation given by Town Manager Stephen Seidel. The facility model is located in the Permitting/Municipal…

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