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Posted on: September 16, 2022

Health Advisory: Bat found in Allen tests positive for rabies

Allen Animal Services is notifying residents that a bat captured at Bolin Elementary has tested positive for rabies.

Teachers witnessed the bat fall to the ground on Tuesday, September 13 during kindergarten recess. Children were taken inside immediately w...

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City of Allen Headline News
Posted on: September 16, 2022

Council Meeting Recap: Budget/tax rate approved, new loop trail, streetlight maintenance contract

Allen City Council met on Tuesday, Sept. 13. Read on for the highlights and approved projects. The full agenda and meeting video are available here.

Budget, tax rate approvedFollowing a public hearing and council discussion, councilmembers approved the 202...

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City of Allen Headline News
Posted on: September 8, 2022

Allen's bright economic future is in the spotlight

“It’s the right city at the right time. We have exciting and inspiring development taking place in Allen. We have over 600 acres of projects that are zoned and underway,” said Dan Bowman, Executive Director for Allen Economic Development Corporation.

Bowma...

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Economic Development
Posted on: September 2, 2022

Spread the Hope Peanut Butter Drive: Sept. 1-30

Logo - Spread the Hope Peanut Butter Drive Benefiting North Texas Food Bank

Join North Texas Food Bank’s 2022 Spread the Hope Peanut Butter Drive. Held each year in September, the campaign helps create awareness about food insecurity in North Texas. This year’s campaign goal is 500,000 pounds of peanut butter,...

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City of Allen Headline News
Posted on: August 30, 2022

Allen takes Second Place in National Real-Estate Market Ranking

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Allen ranks second overall and first among small cities in an annual ranking of the country's best real-estate markets.

To determine the most attractive real-estate markets in the U.S., WalletHub compared 300 cities across 17 key metrics. The criteria cons...

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City of Allen Headline News
Posted on: August 26, 2022

Front entrance closed to Municipal Court

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Due to construction, the main entrance of the Municipal Court and Parks & Recreation Administration (McPAR) Building is closed through Oct. 15.

Parking is available south of the building with parking spaces open for public use in front of the flag pole...

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City of Allen Headline News
Posted on: July 5, 2022

Fight the Bite: Mosquito control resources

Mosquito control is a year-round effort! The best way to prevent mosquitoes and bites is to get rid of stagnant water, which is a common breeding ground.

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