City of Allen - Headline Updates

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Posted on: July 29, 2015

Board Offers Preview of Upcoming Parks Projects


Members of the Parks and Recreation Board are reviewing designs and finalizing development plans for several new or updated Allen parks. Chairperson Tricia Losavio offered a preview of upcoming projects during the July 28 council meeting. In 2015-2016, th...Read on...

Learn more about upcoming parks projects.
Posted on: July 29, 2015

Keep Texas Beautiful Honors Allen Award Winners


Local winners of Keep Texas Beautiful (KTB) awards were recognized during Allen’s city council meeting on July 28. The awards are presented annually to individuals and civic groups who make efforts to enhance their community and protect the Texas environm...Read on...

Learn more about Keep Allen Beautiful.
Posted on: July 20, 2015

For First-Time Homebuyers, Allen Ranks #2 in Nation


Allen’s affordable home prices, quality schools and low crime rate earned it a top spot in WalletHub’s annual list of best cities for first-time home buyers. The city ranked second in the nation and #1 in Texas. It also received one of the highest “living...Read on...

Read the full report here.
Posted on: July 8, 2015

Make a Difference in Allen on a City Board or Commission


The City of Allen is now accepting applications for its boards, commissions and committees. These entities advise the City Council on a variety of issues, ranging from animal shelter operations to zoning recommendations. The majority of appointments are f...Read on...

View more information or download an application.