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Allen Community Ice Rink

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Posted on: August 18, 2014

Congratulations to the Snow Jobs in Their Win Against the Tapeworms

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The stage was set, the ice was ready and the Snow Jobs were ready to take on the Tapeworms for the coveted Dentler Cup.

The Tapeworms immediately felt the pressure against the Snow Jobs as soon as the puck hit the ice.... Read on...

City of Allen - Headline Updates

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Posted on: January 21, 2015

Allen Public Library Wins State Award

The Allen Public Library has received the 2014 Achievement of Library Excellence Award from the Texas Municipal Library Directors Association. Winners are selected based on demonstrated excellence in summer reading programs,... Read on...

Posted on: January 21, 2015

"Bison Nation Celebration" Draws Big Business to Allen

North Dakota State University's Bison Nation Celebration hosted at Allen Event Center on Jan. 9 drew big business to Allen. With over 6,800 tickets being issued, it was the largest event to date at Allen Event Center. The... Read on...

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Posted on: January 6, 2015

Lane Closures on Stacy Road

Ridgeview Drive Project

Drivers will notice various lane closures on Stacy Road now through early March. Contractors are installing storm sewer lines for the Ridgeview Drive extension, just south of Sam Rayburn Tollway. Lane closures will take... Read on...

Allen Road Construction Projects

Library - Main

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Posted on: January 5, 2015

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Parks & Recreation

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Posted on: December 30, 2014

Save 15% on Memberships in the Month of January

Kick off the New Year with a new you in 2015! Save 15% on all City of Allen facility memberships when paid in full during the month of January. Save up to $50 on memberships at Joe Farmer Recreation Center, Don Rodenbaugh... Read on...

Posted on: November 12, 2014

Orchards Park Construction Concept

Orchards Park is an undeveloped Neighborhood Park located east of Malone Road on Lake Travis Drive north of Bethany Drive and south of Main Street. The property is approximately six acres in size and is bordered by single... Read on...

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Posted on: November 10, 2014

Parks Drinking Fountains Will Be Shut Down Due to the Onset of Freezing Temperatures

Due to the onset of colder weather and the threat of freezing temperatures all of the drinking fountains in the parks will be shut down until warmer temperatures return. The process will start today November 10, 2014 and by... Read on...

Posted on: November 10, 2014

Allen Parks and Recreation Earns Four TRAPS Awards

ALLEN, TX – Nov 7, 2014 – The Allen Parks and Recreation Department was presented with four awards during the Texas Recreation and Parks Society (TRAPS) North Region conference held Nov. 7 in Grand Prairie, Texas. The... Read on...

Posted on: May 27, 2014

Allen Parks and Recreation Earns National Gold Medal Finalist for Second Consecutive Year

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ALLEN, TX, May 27, 2014 – The American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration (AAPRA), in partnership with the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA), has announced that the City of Allen’s Parks and... Read on...

NRPA Website
Posted on: August 1, 2014

Allen Senior Recreation Center Weekend Hours of Operation Change

Through a comprehensive evaluation of operations at the Allen Senior Recreation Center, findings have revealed that utilization by members is extremely low on Saturdays. To ensure that operations are appropriately staffed in... Read on...

Allen Senior Recreation Center website
Posted on: April 3, 2014

Pentatonix Headline Market Street Allen USA Celebration


Vocal sensations and winners of season three of NBC's The Sing-Off, Pentatonix, will headline this year's Market Street Allen USA Celebration presented by Texas Health Presbyterian Allen, set for Saturday, June 28, at... Read on...

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