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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.

July 2015

  • Perry Society Receives Grant for Museum Gazebo Project
  • Pet Photo Contest
  • Carrollton General Election Results
  • Block Party
  • Citizens’ Evening, September 10
  • The 5 Rules of Grilling Safety
  • Festival at the Switchyard-Early Bird Discount Before July 31
  • Parenting Classes @ the Library
    • Kitchen "Tidbites," August 8
    • Organizing Kids, Tweens, and Teens, August 22
  • Give Mosquitoes the Boot!
  • Staying the Course with Water Conservation
  • Fertilize Your Lawn, Not Our Creeks!
  • Victim Assistance Program
  • Coping with Financial Crisis?
  • Youth Basketball League, September 1-October 2
  • Events:
    • Unmasked: DC Vs. Marvel, August 6
    • Animal Heroes with Zooniversity, August 14
    • Pooch Pool Party, September 12
    • Library Book Sale, September 17
    • Picnic in the Park, September 19
    • Vintage Base Ball, Volunteers Needed
    • Marvel Movie Madness, August 5 & 12
    • The Science of Superheroes, August 8
    • Family Fun Night, August 10
    • Beat the Heat-Cool Tuesday Movies, August 11
    • Teens Take Over, August 11
    • Who Let the Dogs Out?, August 15
    • Jubilee of Cultures, September 12
    • Build-It Workshop, September 19
    • Community Garage Sale, September 19

May 2015

  • 2014 Drinking Water Quality Report
  • New Library Resources (3M Cloud Library eBooks & eAudiobooks and Zinio for Libraries)
  • Summer Lunch Program through August 21
  • Summer Reading Program through 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
    • 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
  • Animal Services Declared Substantially Competitive
  • Avoid Common Code Violations
  • Trust 911
  • 211 Texas Program
  • Remodeling the Right Way
  • Less Water, More Green (Free Irrigation Inspections & Pressure Reducing Valve)
  • Sack Summer Hunger Volunteers Needed
  • Pet Photo Contest
  • Splash Into Summer  

February 2015

  • Animal Services Photo Contest
  • Get Fit Reward Program
  • Minimize Property Risk with Insurance
  • Texas Native Tough It Out
  • Lightning Safety Tips
  • Drug Disposal
  • Local Resale Store Benefits Carrollton Families

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

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