Posted on: September 27, 2016

Don’t wait! Last day for voter registration is Oct. 11

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If you plan to vote in the Nov. 8 election, make sure your voter registration and home address is up-to-date.

Collin County voters can see if they are registered using the Collin County Voter Registration Card search. You can also search for your reg...Read on...

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Posted on: September 26, 2016

Allen Partners with DART on Transportation Assistance

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The City of Allen is removing transportation barriers and providing enhanced mobility solutions for qualifying residents. Collin County Rides is an innovative taxi subsidized service offered by Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART). It is available to those 65...Read on...

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Posted on: September 27, 2016

Nationwide EAS Test Scheduled for Sept. 28

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The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will conduct a nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System (EAS) on Wednesday, Sept. 28 at 2:20 p.m. The test will last approximately one minute.

Television, radio, cable and satellite system providers w...Read on...

Posted on: September 16, 2016

New Storage Facility Called a “Country Club for Car Owners”

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Collectors of vintage and luxury cars could soon find their perfect parking spot in Allen. A new storage facility catering to car enthusiasts will soon begin construction off Stacy Road and Chelsea Boulevard.

The property, previously zoned for a shoppi...Read on...

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Posted on: September 19, 2016

Discount Tire Moving Regional Hub to Allen

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Sales offices, a retail store and service bays will soon bring new jobs to Allen.

Discount Tire is preparing to move its regional offices from Plano to a two-acre site just west of US 75. The site is currently home to Harley Davidson, which plans to re...Read on...

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Posted on: September 15, 2016

High-End Office Park Coming to Allen

Millennium Office Park development plans

A new office park built along Bethany Drive will feature two restaurants, a four-story parking garage and 115,000 square feet of office space.

Allen City Council members approved the development plans for Millennium Office Park (Lot 2) on Sept. 13. The...Read on...

Posted on: September 15, 2016

Project Swaps Retail/Townhomes for Single-Family Lots

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New plans for Angel Field East include larger homes and six acres of open space.

Allen City Council approved Darling Home’s request to downzone the property, located on the southeast corner of Bethany Drive and Montgomery Boulevard. The change allows f...Read on...

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Posted on: September 13, 2016

Model Call: Show Us Your Smile!

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The Allen Convention & Visitors Bureau is looking for models to show off how great it is to live, work and play in Allen. No previous modeling experience is necessary. Organizers are looking for a variety of ages, as well as singles and families. Thos...Read on...

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