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Posted on: March 23, 2018

Friday @ 5 - Friday, March 23

We hope you enjoy reading this weekly update on City operations, projects, and items of community interest!

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Posted on: March 1, 2018

Easter Egg Hunt - Saturday, March 24

Join us from 10am-Noon in Pecan Grove Park for Rowlett’s Easter Eggstravaganza! Bring your baskets and hunt more than 20,000 treat-filled eggs and enjoy lots of kids activities such as face painting, bounce houses and photos with the Easter Bunny.

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Posted on: March 1, 2018

Easter Pup-a-Palooza - Sunday, March 25

Dogs of all sizes are invited to hunt for eggs filled with doggie treats and special prize eggs at Scentral Bark in Herfurth Park from 2-4pm. Remember to bring your Easter basket, leash and proof of rabies vaccination!

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Posted on: March 8, 2018

We Want to Hear From YOU - Take the Imagine Rowlett Survey

Rowlett is embarking upon a journey to simultaneously update both our Strategic and Comprehensive Plans. Stakeholder input is a crucial component of this process, so please take this survey to provide YOUR input on planning and shaping YOUR City's future!

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Posted on: March 23, 2018

Preferred DART Downtown Rowlett Station Parking for Rowlett Residents

 To better serve Rowlett citizens, DART is starting a permit parking program at the Downtown Rowlett Station offering preferred parking to residents of Rowlett and those from other DART member cities. Customers who display a valid DART resident ...

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Posted on: March 20, 2018

Monthly Mayor's Message - March, 2018

This month, Mayor Tammy Dana-Bashian provides a progress update on the 2015 CIP Capital Projects. In addition, she highlights the Public Works Department and all they do to provide the services we all take for granted on a daily basis!

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Posted on: March 19, 2018

2018 CIP Bond Election - Saturday, May 5

$59.9 million bond package in three propositions to fund streets, parks and public safety projects. If passed, there will be NO increase to the City tax rate!

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Posted on: March 15, 2018

Keep Rowlett Beautiful's Great American Cleanup - Saturday, April 7

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Take some pride and ownership of YOUR city -- it’s fun and rewarding! Volunteers of all ages are invited to join Keep Rowlett Beautiful, a city-wide parks, streets and lakeshore cleanup effort. All ag...

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Posted on: March 12, 2018

Residential Safe Room Rebate Program - Apply NOW!

FEMA has awarded our community a $465,000 grant for its own residential safe room rebate program. Interested? Please apply by April 9!

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Posted on: March 8, 2018

Spring cleaning? Brush & Bulk Pickup and free Landfill Pass information

Brush and Bulk Pickup Information:

  • Please place brush and bulky waste in front of your house, between the curb and sidewalk, by 7am on your trash collection day.
  • It cannot be piled on top of the water meter access or in front of a fire hydrant. 
  • Ma...
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Additional Landfill Pass information
Posted on: February 15, 2018

FREE Electronic Recycling & Document Shredding - Saturday, May 5

Keep Rowlett Beautiful Rowlett Recycles Day - 2018 Electronics Disposal & Document Shredding Free to Rowlett residents Saturday, May 5 (rain or shine) 9am-1pm in the Rowlett High School parking lot @ 4000 Kirby Help keep it out of ...Read On... Keep Rowlett Beautiful
Posted on: March 9, 2018

Books for Babies

Start your baby off on the path to lifelong learning. Get your baby a Library card from the Rowlett Public Library and receive a free Books for Babies kit!

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Posted on: February 16, 2018

NTMWD Annual Chlorine Maintenance begins February 26

The North Texas Municipal Water District (NTMWD) will conduct a chlorine maintenance of its transmission system and its customers’ distribution systems, including the City of Rowlett, from February 26-March 26, 2018. During the water system ma...Read on... Additional Info...
Posted on: February 23, 2018

Arts & Humanities Commission "Rowlett Sings!" Contest

The Rowlett Arts & Humanities Commission presents a new contest for our community's talented vocalists.


  • Both solo and group entries are accepted, and submissions will be judged based on vocal performance.  
  • Fi...
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Posted on: March 1, 2018

Oncor Tree Trimming - March, 2018

South side of Lakeview Pkwy from Dalrock Rd. to the Oncor substation

West side of Dalrock Rd. from Lakeview Pkwy South to Miller Rd.

North side of Miller Rd. West to Chiesa Rd.

Chiesa Rd. from Miller Rd. to Bob White Dr.

Lake Bend Dr.

Harvard Dr.

Baylor Dr...

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Oncor Tree Pruning website
Posted on: February 21, 2018

Rowlett Ranks #41 in Texas' Safest Cities

The National Council For Home Safety And Security has ranked Rowlett #41 in their 100 Safest Cities in Texas - 2018!<_o3a_p>

National Council of Home Safety and Security methodology: "To identify the safest cities in Texas, we reviewed the most recent FBI Uni...

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

Paddle Point Park closed for improvements - 2015 CIP Bond project

The park is closed thru May for parking lot, boat ramp & other improvements. We appreciate your patience, it won't be long before everyone can once again launch here & enjoy the scenery along this official Texas Parks & Wildlife Department Paddling Trail!

Posted on: January 23, 2018

Arts & Humanities Commission Young Artists Exhibit

Attention parents, young artists and area art teachers: The 2018 Young Artist Exhibit wants YOUR creations! With the goal of recognizing talented young local artists and their art teachers, the Rowlett Arts and Humanities Commission invites young artists,...

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Posted on: February 5, 2018

Create Your AMI Profile - Get Real-Time Water Usage!

Create your AMI profile today...water customers (YOU!) now have the ability to access water consumption online!  In fact, the system reads every hour so you can get real-time usage information. Simply create an account at, se...

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Posted on: May 19, 2017

Salvation Army Garland Provides Utility Bill Assistance

Rowlett residents who need help with their utility bills may now qualify to receive assistance through the Salvation Army in Garland.

Here are some of the program parameters:Client can receive utility assistance once every 12 months (on a rolling basis)...Read on...

Salvation Army Garland

4000 Main Street Rowlett, TX 75088