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Posted on: March 21, 2019

HOV Lanes Opening to General Traffic on US 75

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US Highway 75 in Collin County will soon become more free-flowing, thanks to a breakthrough agreement to add capacity to the crucial north-south freeway.

A plan to improve reliability along a stretch of US 75 between the Sam Rayburn Tollway and Interstate ...

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Posted on: March 18, 2019

Allen Receives Another Clean Audit

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An annual review of City funds found no errors or operational issues, according to the report from an independent auditor.

“This is the cleanest audit the city could possibly get,” said Sara Dempsey of audit firm Weaver in a presentatio...

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Posted on: March 14, 2019

Allen Invests $2.1 Million in Public Safety Software

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Police dispatching and record-keeping is getting a major boost thanks to new technology.

Following an exhaustive search, Allen Police selected CentralSquare Technologies to help the department dispatch calls, make police reports, document evidence and keep...

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Posted on: March 12, 2019

Update on Proposed Cricket Stadium (03-12-2019)

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UPDATE on Allen Sports Village (03-12-2019): 

The City of Allen has been notified by landowner and developer, Thakkar Developers, that they will proceed with the project plans for Allen Sports Village which are currently under technical review, an...

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Posted on: February 13, 2019

Annual Water System Maintenance Runs March 4-April 1

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You might notice a slight change to the taste or smell of your tap water this spring. This change is due to a temporary change in disinfectant used by Allen's water supplier, North Texas Municipal Water District (NTMWD). Though your water might taste or s...

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