Posted by April Reiling on Feb 02, 2016
Tags: Community, Denton County, Government, Town News, Road Construction, Public Safety
The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) will conduct a Public Meeting for the purpose of soliciting public comment on the proposed widening of State Highway (SH) 114 from Trophy Lake Drive to Kirkwood Boulevard, and SH 170 from East of Roanoke Road to West of SH 114 Interchange, in Denton and Tarrant County, Texas.
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Medlin Middle School
601 Parkview Drive
Trophy Club, TX 76262
The SH 114 project proposes the reconstruction…
Posted by April Reiling on Jan 26, 2016
Tags: Community, Events, Government, Town News, TCPD, Public Safety, Public Health
The 2016 National Drug Take Back event is Saturday, April 30 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and the Trophy Club Police Department will accept expired, unwanted, or unused pharmaceutical controlled substances and other medications from Trophy Club residents’ medicine cabinets. Residents can drop off the unwanted medicines at the police station located at 100 Municipal Drive. The program is anonymous for participants and all medications collected will be destroyed.
Participants may dispose of medication in its original container…
Posted by April Reiling on Jan 20, 2016
Tags: Community, Events, TCPD, Town News, Public Safety
Now that Texas has passed the Open Carry law, citizens can take a License to Carry (LTC) course to become certified to carry legally. The Town and Trophy Club Police Department are hosting a LTC training course on:
February 2nd 2016
6:00 p.m. — 10:00 p.m.
Svore Municipal Building — Boardroom
100 Municipal Drive
Open to Town residents, sign up early, seating limited. Range proficiency is Saturday February 6th at Proactive Defense @ Quail Creek (13800 FM 1171, Northlake,…
Posted by April Reiling on Jan 05, 2016
Tags: Community, Government, Town News, TCFD, Public Safety
Update (January 13, 2016) --- The Town Council took action at the January 12, 2016 Council meeting supporting Town Manager Stephen Seidel to move forward with engaging an executive recruiter to begin the search for the new Fire Chief. According to the ‘Interlocal Agreement for Fire Department Personnel Services’ between the Town and Trophy Club Municipal Utility District No. 1 (TC MUD), Fire Department staff are Town employees, including the Fire Chief, thus it is the Town’s responsibility to hire Fire Chief Thomas’ replacement. Recruiting…
Posted by April Reiling on Dec 29, 2015
Tags: Community, Government, Town News, TCPD, Public Safety
Beginning on January 1, 2016, H.B. 910 will allow a person with a current concealed handgun license, or a person who obtains the new “license to carry a handgun,” to carry a handgun in a concealed manner or openly in a belt or shoulder holster. The rules related to where and when a license holder may openly carry are essentially identical to where and when a concealed handgun license holder can carry under current law. Of course, those rules remain complicated.
Additional information from the Texas State Rifle Association.
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.
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…
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,…