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On the Horizon cover“On the Horizon” is the City of Carrollton’s official citizen newsletter which is inserted into all paper copies of utility bills mailed out to households.

Please click the links below to view the current and archived newsletters.

May 2015

  • 2014 Drinking Water Quality Report
  • New Library Resources (3M Cloud Library eBooks & eAudiobooks and Zinio for Libraries)
  • Summer Lunch Program, June 8-August 21
  • Summer Reading Program, June 4-August 23
  • Fireworks Are Prohibited 
  • July 4 Fireworks Display, July 4
  • Watch a Movie With Us
    • Swim-in Cinema, July 17
    • Beat the Heat – Cool Tuesday Movies
    • Marvel Movie Madness – Wednesdays
  • Parenting Classes
    • Bullying, June 9
    • Taming toddlers, June 13
    • Children and Play, June 27
    • Understanding Your Child's Temperament, July 18
    • Grandparents Raising Grandchildren, July 28
    • Strengthening Stepfamilies, August 1
    • Successful Back to School Strategies for the Family, August 4
    • S.T.E.P. (Systematic Training for Effective Parenting
      • Parenting Styles, June 16
      • Building Self-Esteem in Children, June 23
      • Improving Communication, June 30
      • Developing Responsible Children, July 7
      • Positive Discipline, July 14
      • Making Rules and Enforcing Consequences, July 21
  • Ask An Expert: Communication Systems, June 16
  • Pool Pass Holder Party, June 19
  • Ask An Expert: Water Systems, June 23
  • Brookhaven Bell Choir, June 27
  • 4th of July Concert, July 2
  • Cool Down Thursdays, July 9
  • Neighborhood Pack the Park Event, July 11
  • Way Cool Wednesdays

April 2015

  • Downtown Square Construction
  • Carrollton’s First Dog Park Coming in May!
  • Upcoming City General Election, May 9
  • Waterwise Plant Sale, May 2
  • Animal Services Declared Substantially Competitive
  • Avoid Common Code Violations
  • Trust 911
  • 211 Texas Program
  • Drinking Water Week, May 3-9
  • Remodeling the Right Way
  • Carrollton Trail 5K Run & 1-Mile Fun Run/Walk, May 2
  • Less Water, More Green (Free Irrigation Inspections & Pressure Reducing Valve)
  • Parenting Classes @ the Library
    • Parenting the Child with Special Needs, May 2
    • Single Parents' Survival Strategies, May 16
  • Sack Summer Hunger Volunteers Needed
  • Pet Photo Contest
  • Splash Into Summer
  • Events
    • Cinco de Mayo Celebration, May 5
    • Mother’s Day Concert & Picnic, May 10
    • Public Works Open House & Equipment Rodeo, May 20
    • Preschool Play Date, May 12
    • Fly Fishing, May 16
    • Community Garage Sale, May 16
    • Youth Fishing Event, May 23
    • Library Book Sale, May 29 & 30
    • Let’s Get Crammin’, June 1 & 2

February 2015

  • Animal Services Photo Contest
  • Get Fit Reward Program
  • Minimize Property Risk with Insurance
  • Texas Native Tough It Out
  • Waterwise Plant Sale, May 2
  • Lightning Safety Tips
  • Drug Disposal
  • Local Resale Store Benefits Carrollton Families
  • Events:
    • Movie on the Lawn: Carmen, April 25

November 2014

  • Carrollton Introduces New Trails App
  • Residential Recycling
  • Household Hazardous Waste Collection Service
  • Inclement Weather Guidelines
  • Water Run Off
  • Water Rate Increase
  • Your Plants are Preparing to Snooze
  • Community Gardens
  • Volunteering Opportunities in Carrollton
  • Egret Prevention
  • New Trail for Carrollton
  • Help for Carrollton Residents in Need 

October 2014

  • Carrollton Hosts Dispatch Center
  • 2014-2014 Carrollton City Council
  • Carrollton to Open Two Dog Parks
  • Library Improvements
  • Flushable Wipes   

September 2014

  • New Stop Arm Enforcement
  • Home Repair Success
  • Help Stop Illegal Dumping
  • Carrollton eNewsletter - Sign Up Now!
  • Raiford Project Update
  • Local Pantry Helps Feed Carrollton Families  

July 2014 

  • What is Your Stormwater Environmental Risk?
  • Municipal Court Kiosk
  • E-Cigarette Ban
  • Give Mosquitoes the Boot!
  • Home Fire Escape Planning
  • A Reminder from Waste Management
  • Metrocrest Services 

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