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On Thursday Spetember 11, 2014 the Neighborhood Advisory Commission (NAC) and City of Carrollton Neighborhood Partnership Office will host the 7th Annual Citizens’ Evening at City Hall event. This year’s presentation will focus on public participation and involvement in local government as the NAC will collaborate with the City of Carrollton Boards and Commissions and City Manager's Office for this event.  The goal of this event is to facilitate partnerships between the City and involved citizen groups to help foster vital neighborhoods and a strong city government.

Photos: To view pictures from the 2013 Citizens' Evening, click here.

Topics:

  • State of the City
    Mathew Marchant, Mayor

    In his “State of the City address” Mayor Marchant spoke on the many advantages the City of Carrollton offers varying from business opportunities, employment, location and transportation, to quality of life services and activities, a wide variety of neighborhoods and housing, excellent school districts and outstanding medical facilities. Mayor Marchant was elected Mayor of Carrollton on May 14, 2011. First elected to the Carrollton City Council in 2002, He was re-elected in 2003, 2006 and 2008. Mayor Marchant is proud that Carrollton has previously been recognized by MONEY Magazine as the 15th “Best Place to Live” in the United States and by Forbes as the 12th “Best Place to Relocate”. Come and learn from the Mayor how city policies and development strategies held shape the City of Carrollton into an award winning place to live.

     
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The 3rd annual Carrollton Trails 5K and 1-mile Family Fun Run/Walk will take place on Saturday, May 3 at 8 a.m. Medals will be awarded to the top 3 finishers in each age category.
The left lane of north- and southbound I-35E near Valley View Lane will be closed nightly from 9 p.m. until 6 a.m., Tuesday, April 15 through Saturday, April 26.
A recent study by Movato Real Estate Blog ranked Carrollton, Texas as the twelfth happiest mid-sized City in America based on personal safety, homeownership rate, education, income, convenience of amenities and various stress factors.
Last updated: 3/3/2014 9:20:33 AM