Current News and Happenings

14 Nov

2015 Light Up Lowry Crossing Contest

It’s that time again . . . time to Light Up Lowry Crossing! So if you haven’t yet, get out your Christmas lights and decorate your abode. The judges this year will the winners from 2014. 1st place – $75, 2nd place – $50 and 3rd place – $25. Judging will take place the next […]

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04 Nov

Burn Ban Lifted

LCFD Chief Wood received verbal confirmation that the burn ban has been lifted. If you have been waiting to burn, contact TCEQ at 817.588.5800 for approval to burn.

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18 Sep

Small Taxing Unit Notice

The City of Lowry Crossing will hold a meeting at 7:00 pm on September 15, 2015 at Lowry Crossing City Hall, 1405 S. Bridgefarmer Road, Lowry Crossing, TX 75069 to consider adopting a proposed tax rate for tax year 2015. The proposed tax rate is $0.229777 per $100 of value. The proposed tax rate would […]

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20 Aug

Notice of Drawing for Place on Ballot

Notice is hereby given that a drawing will be held on the 25th day of August, 2015 at 8:00 a.m. in the City Secretary’s Office, Lowry Crossing, Texas, for the purpose of determining the order in which the names of candidates are to be printed on the ballot in the municipal election to be held […]

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14 Jul

Collin County DA’s Citizen Prosecutor Academy

2015 Fall Session September 10th through November 12th What is a plea bargain?What is a plea bargain? What are expunctions? What are expunctions? What does a grand jury do? Ever wonder exactly how criminals are brought to justice? If so, the Collin County Criminal District Attorney’s Office has the perfect program for you. Criminal District […]

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18 Jun

Notice of Candidate Filing Period

The City of Lowry Crossing will conduct council election on November 3, 2015. The first day to file for a place on the ballot will be Monday, July 27, 2015. The last day to file for a place on the ballot will be Monday, August 24, 2015 at 5 p.m. An application for a place […]

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12 Feb

NO BURN PERMITS – New Guidelines

It has recently come to light that Collin County is in a non-attainment area. A non-attainment area is an area that does not meet federal air quality standards because pollutant levels are too high. The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) has generally prohibited outdoor burning with few exceptions. These exceptions can be found in […]

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22 Jan

Council Changes Meeting Date

At the January 7th meeting of the Lowry Crossing City Council, the Council voted unanimously to approve Resolution 76 to change the meeting date to the 2nd Tuesday of the month. This change commences in February 2014. This change allows Council members more time to diligently review the financials of the City which often were […]

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22 Aug

Protect Yourself from West Nile Virus

Protect yourself from the West Nile Virus with the 4 D’s. Stay indoors at Dusk/Dawn. This is the time of day that mosquitoes are most active. Dress in long sleeves/pants, loose and light-colored clothing when outdoors. Use insect repellent that contains Deet, picaridin, or oil of lemon eucalyptus. Follow label instructions. Drain standing water in […]

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07 May

Replace All Metal Trash Barrells

The City Council approved Ordinance 246 on February 7th that all trash receptacles must be a “plastic container with a watertight cover, containing handles and shall be rodent and insect-proof and shall be kept covered at all times” – effective May 7th.

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