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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. The proposed budget represents a road…

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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 in communities…

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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 seeing…

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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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More Rains Bring Possible Flooding - Preparedness Is Key

More Rains Bring Possible Flooding - Preparedness Is Key

Posted by April Reiling on May 13, 2015
Tags: Community, Denton County, Government, Public Safety, Water, Trophy Club Park, Town News, TCPD, TCFD

Thanks to the recent rains, our area has gone from Extreme Drought conditions to Moderate Drought conditions, and Lake Grapevine is back to bountiful levels. Creeks are high and the ground is saturated.... and more rain is on the way. Make sure your household and family are prepared for severe weather, including flooding, during the rainy season by following a few tips from the Trophy Club Emergency Management Team.

Trophy Club lies near a lake, is home to several ponds and has numerous creeks throughout the community, not to mention Denton…

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Trophy Club Council, Board & Commission Meetings - Video and Audio Improvements

Trophy Club Council, Board & Commission Meetings - Video and Audio Improvements

Posted by April Reiling on Mar 24, 2015
Tags: Community, Economic Development, Events, Government, Volunteer, Trophy Club Park, Trophy Club Gives, Transparency, Town News, Recreation

The Town has improved the availability of meeting video and audio files by utilizing YouTube and SoundCloud social sharing networks. All 2015 Town Council meeting videos have been uploaded to YouTube, and all 2015 Town Council, Board & Commission meeting audio files have been uploaded to SoundCloud. Users now have the opportunity to view a catalogue of Town Council meeting replays, and the flexibility to listen to Town Council & Appointed Board/Commission meeting audio files at leisure.

Benefits include:

  • Reduced cost
  • Easy…

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