Posted on: June 22, 2017

Reception to Honor New, Outgoing Council Members and Re-elected Mayor


Allen City Council will welcome a new face on Tuesday, June 27 as Carl Clemencich replaces Ross Obermeyer in Place No. 2.

Obermeyer opted not to run for reelection after fifteen years on city council. Prior to his 2002 election, Obermeyer served on the Par...

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Posted on: June 21, 2017

New Playground Equipment Coming to Green Park


A uniquely-themed playground will soon replace aging swings and slides at Allen’s Green Park.

The playground, located near the intersection of Alma Drive and Comanche Drive, is due for replacement after 18 years of use. Because the playground is ...

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Posted on: June 19, 2017

Assistant City Manager Honored with NCTCOG Award

Shelli Siemer City of Allen

Shelli Siemer, Assistant City Manager for the City of Allen, was presented with the Linda Keithley Award for Women in Public Service during a North Central Texas Council of Governments luncheon on June 16.

Siemer was nominated by city leaders for exceeding...

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Posted on: June 15, 2017

NETSCOUT Announces Move to Allen


NETSCOUT Systems, a leading technology provider, will relocate its regional research and development office to Allen next summer. 

The company will lease a new, 145,000-square-foot office building at One Bethany at Watters Creek, relocating over 5...

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