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Posted on: October 14, 2021

Council approves upgrades to Allen's shared Joint Radio System

Photo of Allen Eagles mascot painted onto an Allen water tower that uses the Joint Radio System

Allen’s shared Joint Radio System, owned in partnership with the City of Plano, was approved for system improvements at City Council’s regular meeting Oct. 12. The Joint Radio System powers a variety of public safety and general govern...

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City of Allen Headline News
Posted on: October 7, 2021

MyAllen app celebrates one year of new, improved work order processes

MyAllen app logo

The City of Allen is celebrating one year of improved service with its MyAllen app!

MyAllen launched in 2020 as a tool for residents to submit work orders, sign up for trash collection reminders and report maintenance issues around the city. MyAllen replac...

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City of Allen Headline News
Posted on: September 27, 2021

Allen Arbor Day Celebration 2021

Volunteer helps distribute tree saplings at a previous Allen Arbor Day Celebration

Arbor Day is a nationally celebrated observance that encourages tree planting and care. Join us for Allen Parks and Recreation’s annual Arbor Day Celebration happening Saturday, Oct. 30, from 9 a.m. to noon at Glendover Park!

Open to all ages, th...

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Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: October 6, 2021

Learn about fire prevention with AFD

Learn about fire safety from your local fire department! Check out AFD's new page featuring educational videos and PSAs delivered by our firefighters.

Fire Department
Posted on: August 26, 2021

Tag your photos, share the love! Introducing #NoPlaceLikeAllen

Whether you’re born-and-raised here or just getting settled in, there’s no denying it: There’s simply no place like Allen!

We’re inviting you to share your favorite spots, good eats and Allen memories with your neigh...

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City of Allen Headline News
Posted on: September 20, 2021

Dispose responsibly at Allen Recycles Day: Saturday, Nov. 6

Allen utility customers can dispose of medications, paper, cardboard and accepted electronics at this drive-thru drop-off event.

City of Allen Headline News
Posted on: October 8, 2021

City of Allen earns 2021 WaterSense® Excellence in Education Award

EPA WaterSense Partner logo

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognized City of Allen with a 2021 WaterSense Excellence in Education Award for its dedication to helping consumers and businesses save water, even with...

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Community Services
Posted on: October 14, 2021

Veterans Day Celebration

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Allen Celebrates Veterans Day

A Veterans Day Celebration is being held on Wednesday, Nov. 10 at Allen Senior Recreation Center. Everyone is welcome to attend this special program of remembrance and encouragement. 

Schedule 

10 a.m. - Vetera...

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Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: October 19, 2021

Water and sewer rate increase to Allen customers takes effect Nov. 1

City hall

Water and sewer rates will increase to City of Allen customers in the coming month. Water rates will increase by approximately 6% for residential accounts, comprised of an 8% increase to the minimum water bill and a 2% increase to the volumetric rate*. Wa...

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Community Services