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Posted on: August 16, 2019

Community Update: Homelessness

District 5 Council Member Rich Aubin will host a meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 5, to discuss changes the City has made to address its homeless population, including funds set aside in the 2019-20 budget. The meeting will take place at New Liberty Bapt...

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

Annual Operating Budget Meeting Information

City Council Special SessionAug. 17City Council will hold a special session on the proposed budget for the coming fiscal year beginning at 8:30 a.m. on the first floor of City Hall, 200 N. Fifth St. View agendas.

City Council MeetingsAug. 19, 20 and 27Work...

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Posted on: August 14, 2019

Mayor’s Evening In Tuesday, Sept. 24

Mayor Scott LeMay will host an Evening In event from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 24, in the Mayor’s Office, 200 N. Fifth St.

The Mayor's Evening In is your chance to get a one-on-one opportunity to visit with Mayor LeMay to discuss what's important to you. ...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Garland Breaks Ground on New Dog Park

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The excitement over breaking ground at Central Park Aug. 1 was secondary only to the realization that the Garland Dog Park is within mere months of becoming reality.

“There will be dogs everywhere and people spending time out,” Mayor Scott LeMay said prior...

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Posted on: July 3, 2019

Extreme Heat Safety Tips

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One of the most deadly weather phenomena to hit our region each summer is heat. In contrast to the visible, destructive and violent nature of thunderstorms, tornadoes and floods, heat is a silent killer. Heat kills by taxing the human body beyond its abil...

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Posted on: July 3, 2019

Keep Your Pet Healthy and Safe in the Summer Heat

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Hot Cars Are Dangerous for Pets

During the summer months, it does not take long for a dog left unattended in a parked vehicle to be in serious danger. The temperature inside the vehicle can quickly rise, placing the animal in a life-threatening situation.

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Posted on: August 8, 2019

Garland Welcomes New School Crossing Guards

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Each summer, the City of Garland Human Resources and Transportation departments collaborate to hold the Annual School Crossing Guard Event.

This year the event was held at Holford Recreation Center, introducing nearly 30 candidates to crossing guard servic...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Remember to Observe School Zones

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As Garland ISD students prepare to return to school Monday, Aug. 12, the City reminds all motorists to observe school zones and stay alert near schools, crosswalks and playgrounds.

Due to the increased pedestrian activity at Hillside Academy, the Garland T...

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Posted on: July 26, 2019

City Celebrates Re-Opening of Carver Senior Center

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Garland celebrated the grand re-opening of the Carver Senior Center, located at 222 Carver St., on Wednesday, July 10. Here is a link to video from the event.

The center is a showpiece with its new full-service kitchen and a floor-to-ceiling interior overh...

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Posted on: July 5, 2019

Latest Water Quality Report Available

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Each year, water quality lab tests are published for our drinking water. In the report you will find the results of year-long water testing throughout the city.

Garland continues to earn top ratings from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ)...

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

Check Out My Garland for City Services

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Click on the My Garland icon, available on the City’s home page. Enter a Garland address in the box to find out about a wide range of City resources, such as:

  • Your City Council District
  • Your Neighborhood Police Officer
  • The nearest fire station
  • The nearest Cit...
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Posted on: May 21, 2019

Garland City Council Swears in Newly Elected Members

Outgoing Mayor Lori Dodson with newly sworn-in Mayor Scott LeMay, and Council Members Jerry Nickerso

In a special meeting May 15, the Garland City Council quickly put the will expressed by voters into action, authorizing the start of projects from a $423.7 million May 4 bond election and swearing in a new Mayor and four Council Members elected from that ...

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Posted on: April 19, 2019

Garland Launches "Make Your Mark" Website

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Many of us have considered Garland one of the best-kept secrets in the Metroplex, as several news reports have mentioned recently. But the secret is out!

The City of Garland has launched a new campaign to spread the word and encourage you to Make Your Mark...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Website Personalization Now Available!

By clicking “Log In” on the MyAccount bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyAccount. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and keywords that th...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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