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Posted on: August 8, 2018

Traveling Near Lowery Freshman Center? Read This First

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The rebuilt Lowery Freshman Center will welcome its first students for orientation on Monday, August 13. Whether you’re driving to the school or simply passing through, plan for congestion and possible delays as everyone adjusts to a new traffic...

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Posted on: August 3, 2018

Councilmembers Take Tour to See Tax Dollars in Action

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School won't resume for a few more weeks, but that didn't stop members of Allen City Council from taking a one-of-a-kind field trip.

Mayor Stephen Terrell and Mayor Pro Tem Gary Caplinger joined councilmembers Baine Brooks, Carl Clemencich, Kurt Kizer, Lau...

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Posted on: August 1, 2018

Grant Funding to Assist Allen Homeowners

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Beginning in October, over $360,000 of federal funds will be available to qualifying Allen homeowners.

These repair funds are part of the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) awarded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). HUD aw...

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Posted on: July 31, 2018

Library Reflects on Successful Year

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Allen Public Library has finished another notable and award-winning chapter in its 51-year history.

This year marked Allen Public Library’s fourth consecutive Achievement of Library Excellence Award and the presentation of the Texas Libraries Bra...

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Posted on: July 25, 2018

Public Hearings Scheduled for Budget, Property Taxes

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Allen residents can weigh in on the City’s proposed tax rate and budget during two upcoming public hearings. The proposed tax rate is not to exceed $0.505 per $100 of taxable value and is a reduction in the current property tax rate of $0.51 per...

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