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News from Town Hall – March 2017

Posted by on Feb 24, 2017 in Mayor | Comments Off on News from Town Hall – March 2017

News from Town Hall March 2017 Dear Residents and Friends, On behalf of Officer Michael Wyman, and his family, thank you for the well-wishes, prayers and heartfelt support. On Sunday evening February 19 Michael’s wife Marsha experienced a medical emergency that resulted in her being transported via medical helicopter to a regional trauma center. Many people have asked how they could assist the Wyman family. Prayer, positive thoughts and emotional support are all important aspects of healing. Thank you for your consideration, Derrick Watson,...

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News from Town Hall – February 2017

Posted by on Jan 27, 2017 in Mayor | Comments Off on News from Town Hall – February 2017

News from Town Hall February 2017 Greetings from Town Hall   May 6, 2017 Town of Double Oak Municipal General Election In Double Oak the position for mayor and (2) council seats are up for election. Terms are for two years and will run from May 2017 to May 2019. The filing period is January 18 through February 17. For more information regarding the May 2017 general election, please contact Town Secretary Charlotte Allen at 972-539-9464 or town_secretary@double-oak.com. At the time this column is submitted, the following candidates have...

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Happy New Year 2017 from Town Hall

Posted by on Dec 29, 2016 in Mayor | Comments Off on Happy New Year 2017 from Town Hall

     Happy New Year 2017 from Town Hall Town Council and employees wish Double Oak residents, businesses and those in surrounding communities a happy and safe New Year. Working together, with your willingness to volunteer and serve, our small town accomplishes a lot and makes Double Oak, Texas a very special place to live. May 6, 2017 – Municipal Election (Mayor & Two Council Seats) In May, the mayor’s position and two council seats will be up for election. The council seats are currently held by Councilmen Dr. Ara...

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News from Town Hall – December 2016

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News from Town Hall – November 2016

Posted by on Oct 28, 2016 in Mayor | Comments Off on News from Town Hall – November 2016

News from Town Hall November 2016 Double Oak – Waste Management Customer Service News Recycle credit on next WM quarterly statement The Town of Double Oak has accepted the refund offer from Waste Management for their mishandling of recycle material. The amount of $4.60 will be reflected as a credit on customers’ next quarterly statement. The credit formula was the same used consistently for each entity with some cities accepting the credit payment on behalf of their residents to be used for a common municipal purpose. Double Oak...

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News from Town Hall – October 2016

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News from Town Hall October 2016   Town Council approves 2016-2017 budget and maintains $0.23240 property tax rate The Town Council on Monday, September 19 adopted the 2016-2017 fiscal year maintenance and operations budget which goes into effect October 1. The council also voted to maintain the current town property tax rate of $0.23240 per $100 valuation. Consideration was given to lowering the tax rate, however, to keep up with employee salaries and benefits and general obligations of the town, it was decided the best course was to...

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News from Town Hall – September 2016

Posted by on Aug 25, 2016 in Mayor | Comments Off on News from Town Hall – September 2016

News from Town Hall September 2016 Hello Double Oak residents, 2016-2017 Fiscal Year Plan – Property tax rate remains at current 0.23240 The town council, staff and citizens have worked together to develop an operating budget for our next fiscal year which begins on October 1st. The final adoption of the 2016-2017 fiscal year budget and tax rate is planned for Monday, September 19. The consensus of the council, as of this column, is to maintain the current tax rate of 0.23240 per $100. Double Oak has a good financial balance sheet, no bond...

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News from Town Hall – August 2016

Posted by on Jul 28, 2016 in Mayor | Comments Off on News from Town Hall – August 2016

News from Town Hall August 2016 By Double Oak Mayor Mike Donnelly and Texas A & M Intern Alicia Byers     Howdy! My name is Alicia Byers and I’m the loudest & proudest member of the Fightin’ Texas Aggie Class of 2018. A-A-A-WHOOP! I am majoring in Political Science at Texas A&M and I lead a bible study for Freshmen girls in my spare time. I grew up in Flower Mound and I live here during my summer breaks from A&M. As a kid, I attended Garden Ridge Elementary, Bridlewood Elementary, Downing Middle School, and Marcus High School....

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News from Town Hall – July 2016

Posted by on Jun 27, 2016 in Mayor | Comments Off on News from Town Hall – July 2016

News from Town Hall July 2016 Communication from Town of Double Oak Code Enforcement: Double Oak’s code enforcement serves the entire community for the protection of health, safety, welfare, environment and property values. The top five violations found most often are: 1) Tall grass & weeds 2) Street & right-of-way obstructions (trees, tree limbs and bushes) 3) Property Maintenance Standards 4) Parking on grass in front and side yards 5) Illegal signs in the right-of-way All Double Oak property owners should check now to ensure...

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News from Town Hall – June 2016

Posted by on May 26, 2016 in Mayor | Comments Off on News from Town Hall – June 2016

News from Town Hall June 2016 From left to right, Andrew Wills, Anita Nelson, Ted Gruenloh   Council Members Sworn-In for Two-Year Term & Appointments The Town of Double Oak congratulates Anita Nelson, Ted Gruenloh and Andrew Wills on their swearing-in as councilmembers. Their terms run from May 2016 to May 2018. The council has appointed Steve Durbin to serve as Mayor Pro Tem and Ted Gruenloh to serve as the Deputy Mayor Pro Tem. Thank you to the Double Oak Women’s Club for providing refreshments for the reception.   May 2015...

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