News Flash

Posted on: September 27, 2021

Allen Arbor Day Celebration 2021

Volunteer helps distribute tree saplings at a previous Allen Arbor Day Celebration

Arbor Day is a nationally celebrated observance that encourages tree planting and care. Join us for Allen Parks and Recreation’s annual Arbor Day Celebration happening Saturday, Oct. 30, from 9 a.m. to noon at Glendover Park!

Open to all ages, th...

Read on...

Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: September 29, 2021

Tips and etiquette for Allen trails

Using the extensive and beautiful trail system is one of many prides of Allen residents. As you go out and enjoy these winding wonders, keep in mind these following tips or download our Share the Trail Infographic.

Share the Trail Infographic - Click to ex...

Read on...

Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: October 6, 2021

Learn about fire prevention with AFD

Learn about fire safety from your local fire department! Check out AFD's new page featuring educational videos and PSAs delivered by our firefighters.

Fire Department
Posted on: October 7, 2021

City of Allen celebrates one year of improved service with its MyAllen app

MyAllen app logo

The City of Allen is celebrating one year of improved service with its MyAllen app!

MyAllen launched in 2020 as a tool for residents to submit work orders, sign up for trash collection reminders and report maintenance issues around the city. MyAllen replac...

Read on...

Top Stories
Posted on: October 8, 2021

City of Allen earns 2021 WaterSense® Excellence in Education Award

EPA WaterSense Partner logo

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognized City of Allen with a 2021 WaterSense Excellence in Education Award for its dedication to helping consumers and businesses save water, even with...

Read on...

Community Services
Posted on: October 14, 2021

Veterans Day Celebration

ASRC 2021 Veterans Day Celebration - Web Image 648x360-01

Allen Celebrates Veterans Day

A Veterans Day Celebration is being held on Wednesday, Nov. 10 at Allen Senior Recreation Center. Everyone is welcome to attend this special program of remembrance and encouragement. 


10 a.m. - Vetera...

Read on...

Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: October 14, 2021

Council approves upgrades to Allen's shared Joint Radio System

Photo of Allen Eagles mascot painted onto an Allen water tower that uses the Joint Radio System

Allen’s shared Joint Radio System, owned in partnership with the City of Plano, was approved for system improvements at City Council’s regular meeting Oct. 12. The Joint Radio System powers a variety of public safety and general govern...

Read on...

City of Allen Headline News