News Flash

Posted on: January 17, 2020

Mayor Stephen Terrell to Vacate Office

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Mayor Stephen Terrell filed to run for Collin County Commissioner on December 9. After reviewing the Allen City Charter, the city attorney determined his filing resulted in the automatic resignation from his position as mayor. If he had not filed for anot...

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City of Allen - Headline Updates
Posted on: November 18, 2019

Registration Now Open in Utility Billing Payment System

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The planned transition to a new utility billing payment system is now complete! Here’s how to update your account.

Who is affected?

City of Allen utility customers who want to view or pay bills online, pay automatically with a credit card or enrol...

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Posted on: January 8, 2020

Candidate Packets Now Available

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Candidate packets are now available for the May 2, 2020 General Election. Packets may be picked up in the City Secretary's Office located on the third floor of Allen City Hall (305 Century Parkway).

An optional candidate's briefing will be held on Monday, ...

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News Flash

Posted on: November 18, 2019

Registration Now Open in Utility Billing Payment System

older couple looking at laptop and smiling at each other

The planned transition to a new utility billing payment system is now complete! Here’s how to update your account.

Who is affected?

City of Allen utility customers who want to view or pay bills online, pay automatically with a credit card or enrol...

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News Flash

Posted on: November 12, 2019

Visiting Central Fire? Do this first....

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Fire administration staff have been temporarily relocated during the renovation of Central Fire Station. Please call 214.509.4400 for assistance before visiting.

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News Flash

Posted on: January 16, 2020

Call for Submissions: Art Extravaganza

2018 Art Extravaganza

Submit your work of art in a family-friendly juried competition!

Art submissions for the Art Extravaganza are being accepted now through Tuesday, February 18 at Joe Farmer Recreation Center

Open to all Collin County students ages 6-18, there&...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: January 6, 2020

One Night Wander

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Allen Senior Recreation Center is going on a special Nature Lover's One Night Wander, and there's still time to register!

Escape the bustle of the city and take a fishing trip to Ray Roberts Lake State Park! Explore Celina Historic Square before enjoying l...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: January 3, 2020

It's Great to Skate!

Great Turkey Skate

Join Allen Community Ice Rink for It's Great to Skate, a FREE 30-minute Learn to Skate Class followed by a 60-minute Open Skate and FREE Skate rental.

It's Great to Skate will be Saturday, February 1 from 3:30 p.m. - 5 p.m. 

This class is open to p...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: January 7, 2020

Duck Derby

Duck Derby at Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium

Decorated rubber ducks will soon race around the lazy river at Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium to see which can cross the finish line first!

The annual Duck Derby is being held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 8 at Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium. 

Open to all age...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: December 19, 2019

See Three FREE Months in 2020!

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Can you SEE yourself in 2020? Does that picture include a more active, healthier you? Allen Parks and Recreation is offering a clear path to help you accomplish your 2020 goals with incredible memberships at the City of Allen’s recreation facili...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: January 14, 2020

Valentine's Open Skate

Valentine's Skate Allen Community Ice Rink

Come join Allen Community Ice Rink for a special Valentine’s Day skating event!

The Valentine’s Open Skate will be held from 11:45 a.m. - 1:45 p.m. on Saturday, February 15 at Allen Community Ice Rink.

Open to all ages, Open Skate entry ...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: July 19, 2017

Winter/Spring 2020 Recreation Guide

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The Winter/Spring 2020 edition of Allen Parks and Recreation's LIFE in Allen activity guide is now available!

Learn about all of the upcoming programs, classes, camps and special events happening in Allen.

The guide can be viewed online now, and pro...

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Parks & Recreation

News Flash

Posted on: January 10, 2020

Police Arrest Suspects in Shooting of Cyclist

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Tristion Morris and Phillip Miller were arrested on January 9 for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and deadly conduct.

The arrests are linked to the shooting of a 19-year-old man who was riding his bicycle on Allen Heights Drive on January 6. The vi...

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