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CDC announces changes to mask, social distancing requirements

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has said that fully vaccinated Americans may now resume pre-pandemic activities. In the May 13 announcement, the...

Richardson’s Community Gardens Partnership

RICHARDSON - The Community Gardens Partnership in Richardson is helping bring people together, creating opportunities from recreation and exercise to therapy and education. “Getting in...

Week in Review, May 7, 2021

May 7, 2021 This is the latest edition of Week In Review - a series of weekly messages from the Mayor and City Council to help...

State Mobile Vaccination Team Call Center Announced

Governor Greg Abbott, the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM), and the Texas Military Department (TMD) today announced the launch of the State Mobile...

New Police Chief Announced

Richardson City Manager Dan Johnson announced this morning that Assistant Chief of Police Operations Bureau Gary Tittle will serve as the next chief of...

AC/DC Tribute Band To Perform Online

RICHARDSON – Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival is hosting a free, online concert May 15 featuring local AC/DC tribute band, Back in Black. “We’re going...

PD Launches New Facebook Page in Spanish

RICHARDSON - The Richardson Police Department has launched a new Facebook page in Spanish to provide another form of communication between officers and Richardson’s...

Unofficial City Council Election Results

All seats on the Richardson City Council were up for election May 1. Only one candidate is listed for Places 1, 2, 3, 5...

Week In Review, April 30, 2021

April 30, 2021 This is the latest edition of Week In Review - a series of weekly messages from the Mayor and City Council to...

Wildflower! Community Rock Garden Installed

RICHARDSON - Over the last several weeks, people around the community have been transforming ordinary rocks into bright and colorful works of art, as...

Week In Review, April 23, 2021

April 23, 2021 This is the latest edition of Week In Review - a series of weekly messages from the Mayor and City Council to...

Video Watch Program Keeps Eye on Richardson

RICHARDSON - Richardson’s Neighborhood Video Crime Watch is keeping an eye on the community, using home and business surveillance systems to help police officers...

Week In Review, April 16, 2021

April 16, 2021 This is the latest edition of Week In Review - a series of weekly messages from the Mayor and City Council to...

Dallas County launches COVID-19 vaccine scheduler

Dallas County residents can now schedule a same-day or next-day appointment for their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine at the Fair Park Community...

Bois d’Arc Lake is Now Filling

RICHARDSON – The North Texas Municipal Water District (NTMWD) began impounding, or capturing, water at Bois d’Arc Lake. The 16,641-acre lake is the first major...

Week In Review, April 9, 2021

April 9, 2021This is the latest edition of Week In Review - a series of weekly messages from the Mayor and City Council to...

City Maintains “Triple A” Credit Rating

For the 12th year in a row, both Standard & Poor’s and Moody’s credit rating agencies have reaffirmed Richardson’s “Triple A” status, the highest...

Mosquito Traps To Be Set Up Apr. 25

 RICHARDSON – Contractors with Richardson’s Health Department will begin to set up mosquito traps around the community starting, Sun. Apr. 25. The traps are...

Richardson’s Art Contest Winners

RICHARDSON – The winners of Richardson’s inaugural Black History Month: Celebrating Diversity and Inclusion Art Contest were recently announced and include a kindergartener, a...

Wildflowers in Richardson Starting to Bloom

RICHARDSON - Richardson’s wildflowers which were planted last October are starting to bloom. Parks and Recreation Department staff expect the mix of red corn poppy,...

SBA Shuttered Venue Operators Grants Announced

The U.S. Small Business Administration officially opened the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant (SVOG) application portal April 8, 2021 at 11 a.m. CDT for operators of live...
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