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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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News from Town Hall – May 2016

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The Town of Double Oak Thanks John Dondrea Twelve years of dedicated service Double Oak town...

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News from Town Hall – April 2016

Posted by on Mar 31, 2016 in Mayor | Comments Off on News from Town Hall – April 2016

News from Town Hall April 2016   May 7, 2016 Town of Double Oak One Percent (1%) Sales Tax Election At the regular council meeting on Monday, January 18, 2016, the council approved an ordinance calling for a special election for the adoption of an additional local sales and use tax at the rate of one percent (1%) to be held on May 7, 2016. The Town of Double Oak currently imposes sales taxes at the combined rate of seven and one-fourth percent (7.25%), of which only one percent (1%) is payable to the Town. Texas law authorizes the Town,...

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News from Town Hall – March 2016

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News from Town Hall March 2016   Well, I hope everyone has been enjoying our mild winter and springtime like weather. There’s lots of things to update you on so let’s get started. May 2016 Town of Double Oak 1% Sales Tax Election At the regular council meeting on Monday, January 18, 2016, the council approved an ordinance calling a special election for the adoption of an additional local sales and use tax at the rate of one percent (1%) to be held on May 7, 2016. The Town of Double Oak currently imposes sales taxes at the...

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News from Town Hall – January 2016

Posted by on Jan 4, 2016 in Mayor | Comments Off on News from Town Hall – January 2016

News from Town Hall January 2016 Happy New Year 2016 from Town Hall The council and employees wish all Double Oak residents and those in surrounding communities a happy and safe New Year. We sincerely thank our residents for the volunteer help you provide the town each year. Working together, and with your willingness to serve, our small town accomplishes a lot and makes Double Oak, Texas a very special place to live. Watch mailbox for revised Waste Management Trash/Recycle Informational Brochure Waste Management and the town have partnered...

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News from Town Hall – December 2015

Posted by on Nov 20, 2015 in Mayor | Comments Off on News from Town Hall – December 2015

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News from Town Hall – November 2015

Posted by on Oct 28, 2015 in Mayor | Comments Off on News from Town Hall – November 2015

News from Town Hall November 2015 Our town of Double Oak is a wonderful place to live and raise a family. It has small town charm and values with neighbors looking out for one another and offering a helping hand that tends to get lost in bigger communities. Homes are all on one-acre or larger estate lots which is very desirable. Double Oak has police, fire and EMS on call 24/7 to serve our resident’s needs. We have one of the lowest overall property tax rates in Denton County and very little debt. We do have a need to address annual budget...

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News from Town Hall – September 2015

Posted by on Aug 27, 2015 in Mayor | Comments Off on News from Town Hall – September 2015

News from Town Hall September 2015 Ted Gruenloh appointed to vacant council seat The Town of Double Oak is pleased to announce the appointment of Ted Gruenloh to fill the open council seat that was created when John Maynor resigned due to moving out of town. Councilmember Gruenloh’s term will expire in May 2016. Double Oak extends its thanks to the candidates who submitted applications and went through the process. Decision on sales tax ballot measures The council, with input from citizens, has decided not to order the election in November....

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News from Town Hall – August 2015

Posted by on Jul 29, 2015 in Mayor | Comments Off on News from Town Hall – August 2015

News from Town Hall August 2015 By Double Oak Mayor Mike Donnelly Discussions at Council Meetings on possible November 2015 / May 2016 Local Option Sales Tax Ballot Measures The town council has been discussing placing items on the November ballot for Double Oak citizens to vote on. The item(s) which will be on future agendas for discussion will be Local Sales Tax Options (and all related matters) and possibly calling for an election on those measures in November. Discussions to date have focused on (1) Road Maintenance and Repair; (2) Crime...

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