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Posted on: February 13, 2019

Highland Village Parks Foundation to Donate Funds for Kids Kastle Entrance Feature

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On February 12, Austin Adams, President of the Highland Village Parks Foundation, presented the Foundation’s intent to donate $125,000 to the City of Highland Village to partially fund construction of the entrance feature for Kids Kastle at Unity Park.

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Posted on: February 5, 2019

Highland Village and Flower Mound Enter Into Automatic Aid Agreement

Chiefs Greaser and Nokes - Mutual Aid Agreement

City Council approved a resolution authorizing an automatic aid agreement with the Town of Flower Mound for fire and emergency medical services. A mutual aid agreement is in place between the City and the Town to provide Fire and EMS services to Highland ...

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Posted on: February 1, 2019

City Announces 2018 Photo Contest Winners

Photo Contest Winners

The City’s annual “Give Us Your Best Shot Photo Contest” has just come to a close and the winners are ready to be announced. Each year, Highland Village encourages people to submit their best shots from the year into the contest for cash prizes.

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Posted on: January 23, 2019

Council Sets 2019 Legislative Program for the 86th Legislative Session

2019 Legislative Priorities

On January 22, City Council approved a resolution establishing the City’s legislative policy which addresses issues and concerns impacting the City that may be addressed during the 2019 legislative session. The common theme to the program is Hig...

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Posted on: January 10, 2019

City Names Dog Park – K-9 Kastle

City Names Dog Park

On January 8, City Council approved a resolution naming the dog park located at Unity Park. The dog park is named K-9 Kastle. The dog park opened in April 2017 and was referred to as “The Dog Park at Unity Park."

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Posted on: December 13, 2018

City Provides TPCA Foundation Donation from TXFallenPD Tribute Event

TXFallenPD Check Presentation

On December 12, police chief Doug Reim presented a check in the amount of $58,573.76 to a Texas Police Chiefs Association Foundation representative. The donation is the culmination of the 2018 TXFallenPD Tribute Event which was held on October 20, 2018.

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Posted on: October 10, 2018

Council Receives Update on Public Safety Response Times

Public Safety Stats

At the October 9 meeting, Council received an update on Public Safety response times. Highland Village Public Safety response times now exceed the industry standard 99% of the time, moving from 96% in 2015, and 97% in 2016.

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Posted on: September 26, 2018

Council Approves FY 2018-2019 Budget Which Includes Tax Decrease

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Council approves the FY 2018-2019 Budget, decreasing the ad valorem tax rate to $0.56302; approves resolution to purchase new fire engine and ambulance; appoints members to city boards and commissions.

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Posted on: January 29, 2019

City Names Dog Park - K-9 Kastle

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“The Dog Park at Unity Park" is now K-9 Kastle.  City staff worked with the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board for name suggestions and the Board decided on Kanine Kastle as it is adjacent to the Kids Kastle play area at Unity Par...

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Posted on: December 13, 2018

$58,573.76 Donated to TPCA Foundation

TXFallenPD Check Presentation

On December 12, Police Chief Doug Reim presented a check in the amount of $58,573.76 to a Texas Police Chiefs Association Foundation representative. The donation is the culmination of the 2018 TXFallenPD Tribute Event which was held on October 20, 2018. &...

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Posted on: October 8, 2018

TXFallenPD Tribute Events Honor Fallen Texas Police Officers

TXFallenPD Tribute Event

The 11th Annual TXFallenPD Tribute Event is scheduled for October 20 at The Shops at Highland Village. The TXFallenPD Tribute Event is a community event raising funds for the Texas Police Chiefs Association’s Fallen Officer Fund, which provides ...

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Posted on: August 29, 2018

Life Saving Awards Presented

Life Saving Awards

Life Saving Awards were presented on 8/29/18 to Police
Officer John Bradley, Communications Officer Lisa Gallegos and Philip Smallwood,Fire Department personnel Vince Jones, Justin Moore, Jonathan Hughes, Trevis
Jordan, Ryan Snider, Citizens Cyndee Fu...

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Posted on: August 20, 2018

New Officers Welcomed

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HVPD welcomes our newest Police Officers, Fabiola Ramirez and Curtis Duncan-Pritchard.  They both recently graduated from the Tarrant County College Police Academy and have begun their initial field training in Highland Village.

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Posted on: August 13, 2018

Back to School Safety Tips

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Remember, school starts Wed, August 15th!  Here are a few back to school safety tips:• Speed Limit 20 mph in School Zones• Watch for Pedestrians and Bicyclists• Be Careful Near Crosswalks• Obey School Crossing Guard Directions• No Cell Phone Use ...

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Posted on: July 19, 2018

HVPD Accepts Lip Sync Challenge!

Lipsync

Accepting the challenge from Flower Mound PD we are pleased to share the Highland Village Police Department lip sync video.  We challenge Westworth Village Police Department, Denton County Sheriff's Office, Town of Breckenridge, Colorado Police D...

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Posted on: April 25, 2018

HVPD Receives Certificate of Recognition

Certificate of Recognition - Senator Nelson

HVPD received a Certificate of Recognition from Texas State Senator Jane Nelson in honor of receiving the Texas Law Enforcement Best Practices Recognition Program Award.

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Posted on: April 12, 2018

HVPD Receives Best Practices Recognition

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On April 10, 2018 the Highland Village Police Department was presented the Texas Law Enforcement Best Practices Recognition Program Award from the Texas Police Chiefs Association. The award recognizes the department’s compliance with the Police ...

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Posted on: March 6, 2018

Solicitor Ordinance Update

Solicitor

Effective February 27, 2018 the Highland Village City Council amended the Solicitor Ordinance. The following changes are now in effect:

Authorized Hours for SolicitingStandard Time — allowed at a private residence from 9:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.Daylight Sav...

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Posted on: September 6, 2018

National Night Out - Tue, Oct 2nd

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National Night Out (NNO) will be celebrated in Highland Village on Tuesday, October 2nd.  HVPD will be hosting a NNO get together next to the police parking area at 1000 Highland Village Road.  Hot dogs and refreshments will be served to...

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Posted on: March 1, 2018

New Golf Cart Ordinance

Golf Carts

Highland Village City Ordinance 2018-1243 now regulates operation of Golf Carts, Neighborhood Electric Vehicles (NEVs), and Slow Moving Vehicles (SMVs).   Some highlights in the ordinance are: No operation on FM 2499/Village Pkwy, FM 407, and Hig...

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Posted on: February 21, 2018

Highland Village Ranked #3 Safest City in Texas

Safest City

Highland Village is ranked as the #3 safest city in Texas by the National Council for Home Safety and Security. This ranking is in large part due to the Community Policing Model employed by the Highland Village Police Department, which is used as a model ...

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