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Posted on: August 3, 2021

Allen CDC Board presents annual report to City Council

City of Allen Community Development Corporation logo

Allen Community Development Corporation (CDC) presented its annual report to City Council July 27. 

The CDC Board oversees the spending of 4B revenue—a ½ cent sales tax authorized by Allen voters in 1996. Allen's 4B s...

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Posted on: August 2, 2021

Allen’s elected officials network with Texas cities during two-day training event

Daren Meis, Dave Shafer, Ken Fulk and Dave Cornette picture at TML Newly Elected Officials Orientati

Your newly elected officials are hard at work! Mayor Ken Fulk and Councilmembers Daren Meis, Dave Cornette and Dave Shafer attended the Newly Elected City Officials’ Orientation from July 29-30 in San Antonio.

The event is sponsored by the Texas Municipal ...

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Posted on: July 30, 2021

Keep Allen Beautiful recognized for excellence

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Keep Allen Beautiful was recognized at the July 27 City Council meeting for receiving the 2019-2021 Keep Texas Beautiful GCAA Sustained Excellence Award. Additionally, Keep Allen Beautiful was named a Gold Star Affiliate of Keep Texas Beautiful for the 17...

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Posted on: July 28, 2021

Council approves design contract for Rowlett Creek Trail Extension

Allen soon takes its next step in creating a regional trail system. City Council approved a design contract for the southern section of the Rowlett Creek Trail Extension.

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Posted on: July 27, 2021

Public Art Committee highlights new community art

Tree stump sculpture of an owl located at Spirit Park

Allen Public Art Committee highlighted newly completed projects during the July 13 Council meeting. Projects include art installed in 2020-2021.

  • Reborn Spirit: Following a storm in 2020, the trees near the playground at Spirit Park were ravaged an...
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Posted on: July 26, 2021

Allen Public Library launches survey to help guide design of upcoming expansion

Architects are gathering community feedback to help design a major expansion of Allen Public Library. Contribute to the process by completing a 30-question survey before August 30.

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Posted on: June 25, 2021

Serve your city: Join a board, commission or committee

Boards and commissions volunteers pictured together at a City event

City boards, commissions and committees are ways for residents to participate in local government by shaping public policy and recommending local legislation. In Allen, members of these appointed groups advise City Council on a variety of topics including...

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