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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: November 26, 2014

Allen Mayor Proclaims Nov. 29 as “Small Business Saturday”

Mayor Stephen Terrell urged all citizens to shop small Thanksgiving weekend by visiting one of Allen’s many small businesses.

He proclaimed Saturday, Nov. 29 as “Small Business Saturday,” recognizing a national initiative... Read on...

Posted on: November 26, 2014

Community Development Block Grant is Helping Families, Saving Homes

A grant to help low- and middle-income families in Allen is doing its job, according to an annual report presented to Allen City Council.

The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) is designed to expand and maintain... Read on...

Posted on: November 21, 2014

Doo the Right Thing – Help Prevent Storm Water Pollution

Storm water pollution may not be the first thing you think about heading into winter after two long summers in drought. However, the threat of storm water pollution is everywhere. While rain and snow melt generate natural... Read on...

CityOfAllen.org/StormWater
Posted on: November 17, 2014

City of Allen Facility Closures for the Thanksgiving Holiday

See the list of facility closures over the Thanksgiving Holiday.

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 26
Allen Public Library Closes at 6 p.m.

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 27Allen Community Ice Rink (Open Skate Fri. 1 - 4 p.m.)
Allen Event... Read on...

City Directory
Posted on: November 17, 2014

A Few Reminders In Cases of Severe Weather

During periods of severe weather, please be sure to call and check facility hours prior to heading out. Severe weather notices for facilities, services and storm response operations will be posted on ACTV and the City’s home... Read on...

Posted on: November 14, 2014

US75 Ramp Closure

Beginning Monday, Nov. 17, the US75 ramp for northbound Exit 32A "Frontage Road" which is located near Ridgemont Drive will be closed for approximately 2 to 3 weeks.


Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium

1 Story
Posted on: November 14, 2014

November-January Closure Dates

Swim Meet Dates:
November 14 – COMP and LEISURE Pools closedDecember 3 – COMP pool closes at 2:30 p.m.
December 9 – COMP pool closes at 2:30 p.m.January 9 – COMP pool closes 2:30 p.m.

Holiday Closures:
Closed... Read on...


Library - Main

3 Stories
Posted on: November 6, 2014

Library Closed for Thanksgiving

The Library will be closed beginning at 6pm Wednesday, November 26 and remain closed through Friday, November 28 in observance of Thanksgiving. We will reopen at 10am Saturday, November 29.

Posted on: November 17, 2014

Check out our Adult Programs.

Check out our new website page for "Adult Programs" for the latest in current and upcoming adult programs!

Adult Programs
Posted on: November 19, 2014

On Stage @ APL

We now have a webpage featuring current and upcoming library programs in our Auditorium.

What's on Stage @ APL

Parks & Recreation

8 Stories
Posted on: November 25, 2014

Facility Closures for the Thanksgiving Holiday

See the list of facility closures over the Thanksgiving Holiday.

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 27
Allen Community Ice Rink (Open Skate Fri. 1 - 4 p.m.)Allen Event Center Box Office (open Fri. 10 a.m.)
The Edge Skate Park (open... Read on...

City Directory
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...

Images of Concept
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: May 23, 2014

Rowlett Creek Trail Underpass Temporarily Closed May 29

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The US 75 Trail Underpass at Rowlett Creek will be closed beginning May 29, for the US 75 widening project. The closure is expected to last several months.

Posted on: April 3, 2014

Pentatonix Headline Market Street Allen USA Celebration

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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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