Posted on: March 27, 2017

Allen Receives 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.

Allen received an unmodified or “clean” audit for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2016. No deficiencies or m...

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Posted on: March 16, 2017

Permits Approved for Two Allen Businesses

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Development will soon begin on an auto tint shop and fitness center, following approval by Allen City Council.

North Dallas Auto Tint will join an existing shopping center located along US 75, just south of Allen Drive. Because the business is categorized ...

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Posted on: March 15, 2017

Record-breaking Year for Allen Public Library

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More than 1.1 million materials were checked out from Allen Public Library last year, one of several incredible records.

Library staff welcomed more than 378,000 visitors and provided library cards to 6,264 new patrons, according to a report presented to A...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

Grant Funding Available through Tax on Hotel Rooms

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Does your organization attract tourists to Allen? If so, you might be eligible to apply for the 2017 Allen Hotel Occupancy Tax Grant. Applications will be accepted April 3-28.

The Texas Tax Code authorizes the City of Allen to impose a local hotel occupanc...

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Posted on: March 6, 2017

Allen Honors Employees for Serving with P.R.I.D.E.

2016 Allen PRIDE Award Winners

Five employees were recognized for their exceptional service, dedication and integrity during the City of Allen’s annual P.R.I.D.E. Awards. The program honors employees who put people first, treat others with respect, demonstrate integrity, deli...

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