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Fire Chief Danny Thomas Retires After 34 Years of Service

Fire Chief Danny Thomas Retires After 34 Years of Service

Posted by April Reiling on Jan 05, 2016
Tags: Community, Government, Town News, TCFD, Public Safety

Update (January 13, 2016) --- The Town Council took action at the January 12, 2016 Council meeting supporting Town Manager Stephen Seidel to move forward with engaging an executive recruiter to begin the search for the new Fire Chief.  According to the ‘Interlocal Agreement for Fire Department Personnel Services’ between the Town and Trophy Club Municipal Utility District No. 1 (TC MUD), Fire Department staff are Town employees, including the Fire Chief, thus it is the Town’s responsibility to hire Fire Chief Thomas’ replacement. Recruiting…

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Open Carry Law Goes Into Effect January 1, 2016

Open Carry Law Goes Into Effect January 1, 2016

Posted by April Reiling on Dec 29, 2015
Tags: Community, Government, Town News, TCPD, Public Safety

Beginning on January 1, 2016, H.B. 910 will allow a person with a current concealed handgun license, or a person who obtains the new “license to carry a handgun,” to carry a handgun in a concealed manner or openly in a belt or shoulder holster. The rules related to where and when a license holder may openly carry are essentially identical to where and when a concealed handgun license holder can carry under current law. Of course, those rules remain complicated.

Additional information from the Texas State Rifle Association.

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Unmanned Aircraft (Drone) Registration System Takes Flight

Unmanned Aircraft (Drone) Registration System Takes Flight

Posted by April Reiling on Dec 29, 2015
Tags: Community, Government, Holiday, Town News, TCPD, Recreation, Public Safety, Parks, Trophy Club Park

Many drones were gifted this holiday season and the Federal Aviation Administration has rolled out guidelines and a registration program to help users fly safely and responsibly.

General Guidelines
Drone and model aircraft pilots are strongly encouraged to follow the federal safety guidelines for drones and other model aircraft, which include:

  • Fly below 400 feet and remain clear of surrounding obstacles
  • Keep the aircraft within visual line of sight at all times
  • Remain well clear of and…

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Municipal Offices Closed for Christmas Holiday

Municipal Offices Closed for Christmas Holiday

Posted by April Reiling on Dec 17, 2015
Tags: Community, Government, Holiday, Trash & Recycling, Town News

Trophy Club Municipal Offices are closed on December 24th & December 25th for the Christmas holiday. Normal Friday trash and recycling collections will shift to Saturday, December 26th due to the holiday.

Wishing you Joy and Peace at the Holidays and throughout the New Year! 

Christmas Tree in the Roundabout Photo Taken by Resident Jeff Robinson.

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'Turn Trophy Club Blue' in Support of Public Safety & Emergency Responders

'Turn Trophy Club Blue' in Support of Public Safety & Emergency Responders

Posted by April Reiling on Dec 14, 2015
Tags: Community, Government, Events, Holiday, Town News, TCPD, TCFD, Public Safety, Public Health, Trophy Club Gives

Last year Trophy Club participated in the ‘blue light movement' and many residents turned their front porch light blue in support of law enforcement. ‘Turn Trophy Club Blue’ lets every First Responder know that they are supported, no matter what uniform they wear.

Keep a blue light (porch light or flameless candle in the window) burning through the night from December 31, 2015 to January 31, 2016 to show your support for Public Safety.

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Request for Proposals: Independent Insurance Broker

Request for Proposals: Independent Insurance Broker

Posted by April Reiling on Dec 14, 2015
Tags: Government

The Town is soliciting proposals for an independent insurance broker to act as the representative of the Town of Trophy Club for employee health and welfare benefits management. The Broker shall effect the most advantageous placement of insurance coverage including but not limited to the terms and conditions of coverage, continuity and cost. In addition, the Broker must be capable of providing a full range of value-added services.

RFP Timeline:

Proposals due to Town --- January 22, 2015
Finalists…

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