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Posted on: October 17, 2018

Avoid the Hassle: Vote Early!

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Election Day is November 6, but you can cast your ballot October 22 through November 2.Registered Collin County voters may use any Collin County early voting location, including two in Allen: the Allen ISD Service Center (1451 N. Watters Road) and the All...

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Posted on: October 17, 2018

Scare Up Some Fun at these 7 Halloween Events

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From spine-chilling movies to costume parties for pets, here are 7 ways to make your Halloween “spook-tacular.”

  1. Turn a typical pumpkin into a high-speed racer for The Edge’s Pumpkin Derby, Oct. 28. Open to ages 6-17. Optional ...
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Posted on: October 11, 2018

Council Honors Outgoing Board Members, Welcomes Newcomers

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City of Allen boards, commissions and committees have some new faces this fall. More than 75 of these council-appointed volunteers advise the City Council on a variety of issues from tourism to parks to economic development.

Joining City boards in 2018 are...

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Posted on: October 10, 2018

USPS Wants Input on New Allen Postal Facility

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The United States Postal Service is asking for feedback on plans to build a new postal facility in Allen.

USPS Real Estate Specialist Sandra Rybicki presented two options during the Oct. 9 Allen City Council meeting. The first would relocate the Allen main...

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Posted on: October 2, 2018

New Right Turn Lane Coming to McDermott Drive and US 75

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Temporary delays will lead to smoother traffic flow at one of Allen’s busiest intersections. Beginning the week of October 8, a city contractor will start construction of a new right turn lane from westbound McDermott Drive to northbound US 75. Crews will...

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