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Municipal Offices Closed Monday Due to Inclement Weather

Municipal Offices Closed Monday Due to Inclement Weather

Posted by April Reiling on Feb 22, 2015
Tags: BNHS, Community, Denton County, Government, Schools, Public Safety, TCFD, TCPD, Town News

Update — February 23, 2015 at 9:40 a.m.

Trophy Club trash collection has been cancelled today due to inclement weather. Refuse collection will resume as usual for trash and recycling on Friday. Thank you and we apologize for the inconvenience. 

Update — February 23, 2015 at 6:45 p.m.

Trophy Club Municipal Offices are scheduled to open at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 24th. Trash collection will continue…

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Safe School Drop Off Procedure - Beck Elem Principal Requests No Drop Off on Parkview in School Zone

Safe School Drop Off Procedure - Beck Elem Principal Requests No Drop Off on Parkview in School Zone

Posted by April Reiling on Feb 20, 2015
Tags: Community, Public Safety, Town News, TCPD, Schools

The note below was sent to Beck Elementary parents this week from Beck Elementary Principal Sandy Conklin:

Dear Beck Families,
 
Safety is always our top priority. I would like to ask that parents do not drop off on Parkview within the school zone. This increases opportunities for accidents. In addition, it decreases the effectiveness of our traffic pattern. This pattern was developed by school administration and TC officials and ensures the safest drop-off. I appreciate your cooperation, and understanding…

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Report Freedom Dog Park Issues

Report Freedom Dog Park Issues

Posted by April Reiling on Feb 05, 2015
Tags: Community, Parks, Public Safety, Town News, TCPD, Recreation

Freedom Dog Park users who experience/witness aggressive dogs should call the non-emergency dispatch number and report the issue. Making the Town aware of incidents allows us to track issues and appropriately handle dogs and owners who do not comply with the park guidelines. We want to ensure the park remains safe for all users.

Save these numbers in your phone:

Non-Emergency Dispatch: 972-434-5500
Animal Control: 682-831-4621
Emergency: 911

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TCPD Launches 'One Text or Call Could WRECK it All' Distracted Driving Public Awareness Campaign

TCPD Launches 'One Text or Call Could WRECK it All' Distracted Driving Public Awareness Campaign

Posted by April Reiling on Feb 04, 2015
Tags: Community, Public Safety, Town News, TCPD, BNHS

Driver distraction causes one in five vehicle crashes, and the Trophy Club Police Department (TCPD) takes driver safety, especially in school zones, very seriously. A cell phone conversation, texting, emailing on a tablet, etc. is distracting, and safe driving requires eyes on the road, hands on the wheel and your mind on driving. Trophy Club is an active community and keeping pedestrians, cyclists and drivers unharmed is crucial to maintaining a safe community for residents and businesses.

Trophy Club has numerous schools,…

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Street Signs Upgraded with High Reflectivity & Town Logo

Street Signs Upgraded with High Reflectivity & Town Logo

Posted by April Reiling on Jan 27, 2015
Tags: Community, Government, Public Safety, Town News, TCFD, TCPD, Road Construction

The Street Services Department began upgrading street signs this week as part of the annual sign replacement program, as well as to bring older signs up to federal and state transportation code and increase sign visibility for drivers and emergency responders. The new street signs will be placed at intersections along major thoroughfares, including Trophy Club Drive, Indian Creek, Trophy Wood and Trophy Lake Drive. Trophy Club Drive signs will be upgraded from the roundabout east, since the ornamental signs north of the…

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New Crosswalk Enhancements - Rapid Flashing Beacons

New Crosswalk Enhancements - Rapid Flashing Beacons

Posted by April Reiling on Jan 16, 2015
Tags: Community, Government, Public Safety, Town News, TCPD, Schools

On Tuesday, January 13, 2015 the Town Council unanimously approved the purchase and installation of eight (8) rapid flashing beacon systems in order to improve pedestrian safety at crosswalks. Council approved $53,163 for the additional public safety measure, which also includes funding to replace any signs or poles as appropriate. The new crosswalk enhancements will be installed later this year.

The solar-powered flashing lights are pedestrian-activated and alert drivers that a pedestrian wants to cross the street. Drivers…

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Citizens Police Academy Begins March 12th - Now Accepting Applications

Citizens Police Academy Begins March 12th - Now Accepting Applications

Posted by April Reiling on Jan 08, 2015
Tags: Community, Denton County, Public Safety, Volunteer, Town News, TCPD

Join the Trophy Club Police Department (TCPD) as a member of the 2015 Spring Citizens Police Academy, which starts on:

Thursday, March 12 at 7:00 p.m.

Classes run for 11 weeks and are every Thursday evening from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. in the Public Services Conference Room (100 Municipal Drive). One class will be held on a Wednesday evening, when the academy takes a field trip to the Denton County Sheriff’s Office. There will also a Saturday class held at a local gun range (a new component…

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