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Garage Sale - Food & Beverage Sales

Garage Sale - Food & Beverage Sales

Posted by April Reiling on Oct 16, 2014
Tags: Community, Events, Public Safety, Public Health, Town News

The community-wide biannual Trophy Club Garage Sale is Saturday, October 18 from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Many Trophy Club households participate and the event brings thousands of visitors into Trophy Club. Every year the Town receives questions regarding food and beverage sales at the garage sale, and other than lemonade stands and other similar child-run operations (which are allowed per ordinance 2014-33), the official response is:

The State of Texas has adopted laws regulating requirements for the sale of prepared foods, the Town…

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Trophy Club Names New Chief of Police, Patrick Arata

Trophy Club Names New Chief of Police, Patrick Arata

Posted by April Reiling on Oct 07, 2014
Tags: Community, Government, Public Safety, Town News, TCPD

Patrick Arata, a former Special Agent with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), has been named the new Chief of Police for the Trophy Club Police Department. Mr. Arata is a three year resident of Trophy Club and brings not only excellent law enforcement management experience, but also close ties to the community he calls home. Arata will officially assume office on November 3, 2014 and plans to make many positive changes for the department.

Arata was selected out of the 12 candidates interviewed,…

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Police Chief Scott Kniffen Set to Retire After 40 Years in Law Enforcement

Police Chief Scott Kniffen Set to Retire After 40 Years in Law Enforcement

Posted by April Reiling on Sep 11, 2014
Tags: Community, Government, Public Safety, Town News, TCPD

Trophy Club Chief of Police, Scott Kniffen, will retire on September 26, 2014 after 40 years in law enforcement. Chief Kniffen has led the Trophy Club Police Department since September 2006 and faithfully served the citizens of Trophy Club for eight years. He and his wife Joanne have purchased acreage in Clyde, Texas, and look forward to a slow-paced retirement in a tight-knit community with deep family roots.

Chief Kniffen leaves large shoes to fill and will be missed by co-workers, law enforcement peers and many in the Trophy…

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Trophy Club Fire Department Breast Cancer T-shirts On Sale

Trophy Club Fire Department Breast Cancer T-shirts On Sale

Posted by April Reiling on Sep 04, 2014
Tags: Community, Events, Public Safety, Trophy Club Gives, TCFD

Breast cancer awareness t-shirts are now available for pre-order at the Municipal Building (100 Municipal Dr.) or the Fire Station (295 Trophy Club Dr.). The cost to pre-order is $15 per shirt, payable at time of order by cash (preferred) or personal check. Shirts will be available for pick up after September 29, and open stock t-shirts will be for sale for $20 each. Net proceeds go to breast cancer research. For more information please email info@trophyclubfd.org.

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'Trophy Club Tribune' Donates Crossing Guard Paddles as Final Farewell Gesture

'Trophy Club Tribune' Donates Crossing Guard Paddles as Final Farewell Gesture

Posted by April Reiling on Sep 03, 2014
Tags: BNHS, Community, Public Safety, Volunteer, Trophy Club Gives, Town News, Schools

Submitted by the Trophy Club Tribune --- Matthew Brashear

The Trophy Club Tribune, through the support of it’s advertising clients, proudly stands behind those who provide a safe route to school for Trophy Club children each day.  No one is closer to this issue of safety than Trophy Club’s team of dedicated crossing guards.  Each school year these individuals rise early in the morning and return later in the afternoon to guard our smallest residents as they traverse the ever-busier Trophy Club streets hundreds of…

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Roundabout Lane Closure - Monday, October 13

Roundabout Lane Closure - Monday, October 13

Posted by April Reiling on Sep 01, 2014
Tags: Community, Government, Road Construction, Public Safety, Town News

UPDATE (Monday, October 13, 2014) --- Due to the rain and high winds, the markings in the roundabout will not be painted today. The project is anticipated to take place around the Thanksgiving holiday, weather permitting. We will post an update when a new date and time is scheduled.

The inside lane of the roundabout will be closed from 9:30 a.m. — 12:00 p.m. (noon) on Monday, October 13 in order for the Streets Services department to repaint traffic markings on the pavement. Traffic will continue…

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Town Council Amends Solicitation Ordinance, Implements No-Knock List

Town Council Amends Solicitation Ordinance, Implements No-Knock List

Posted by April Reiling on Aug 14, 2014
Tags: Business, Community, Government, Public Safety, Town News, TCPD

At the August 12, 2014 meeting, the Town Council voted unanimously to amend various sections of the ‘Peddlers and Solicitors’ ordinance in an effort to better protect residents from the negative impacts associated with soliciting and distribution. The amended ordinance still maintains a business’s First Amendment right to communicate to potential customers, but also allows residents the right to ‘opt out’ if they do not want door-to-door solicitors or handbills dropped at their door.

A No-Knock List (Registry) has been developed…

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