Residents are reminded to pay close attention to the weather and to take shelter if necessary. The city does not have designated storm shelters for public use. Please seek shelter in an internal room of your home or... Read on...
The City of Allen’s outdoor warning siren system consists of 13 sirens placed strategically throughout the city as a warning device to alert citizens outdoors of imminent severe weather.
While the warning siren system is... Read on...
SH 5 will be closed at the DART railroad crossing in Fairview beginning on May 21. The closure is planned to be at least six months.
The limits of the actual closure will be from just north of Sloan Creek Drive (on the... Read on...
The second floor of the Allen Public Library will be closed from May 18 through May 28 for new carpet installation. The entire second floor including the computer internet access stations for adults, study rooms, and the... Read on...
Stage 3 water restrictions will be implemented June 1. Once weekly watering will be required. Stage 3 restrictions will be posted May 31. All water utility account holders will receive an informational flyer and a water... Read on...
The current population estimate for the City of Allen is 89,042 as of April 30, 2013.
Due to circumstances beyond our control, this program has been postponed until the fall. We apologize for any inconvenience and hope you will join us for this program once it has been rescheduled.
All of the carpet will be replaced on the second floor of the Library from Saturday, May 18, through Tuesday, May 28. The second floor will be completely closed during the carpet installation, and Adult Internet computers,... Read on...
The library will be closed for the Memorial Day holiday Sunday, May 26 and Monday, May 27. The library will resume normal operating hours on Tuesday, May 28 at 10 a.m.
Library materials that are currently in cannot be placed on hold beginning Monday, April 15.
2 p.m. in the Upstairs Program Room. Join us for food and fun, then test your skills in our Minute-to-Win-It challenge! For ages 12-18
2 p.m. in the Upstairs Program Room. What will you create out of duct tape? Roses? Bow Ties? Wallets? The choice is up to you! For ages 12-18
6:30 p.m. in the Upstairs Program Room. Show off your creative side with duct tape. For ages 12-18
2 p.m. in the Upstairs Program Room. Celebrate the movie release of Man of Steel with a superhero party. For ages 9-18
3 p.m. in the Upstairs Program Room. Come to the library and learn tips for blending in and surviving the zombie apocalypse! For ages 9-18
2 p.m. in the Upstairs Program Room. Bring a plain pair of flip-flops to bedazzle. For ages 9-18
2 p.m. in the Upstairs Program Room. Create your own spa essentials to take home! For ages 12-18
6:30 p.m. in the Upstairs Program Room. Bring a white shirt to sharpie tie-dye or a black shirt to do bleach art. (Or both!) For ages 12-18
2 p.m. in the Downstairs Meeting Room. Create your fortress and battle it out! For ages 12-18