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Posted on: February 23, 2024

Fairway Drive to Close for Pavement Repairs February 26 to March 1

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Beginning Monday, Feb. 26, the City of Grapevine will be closing Fairway Drive for pavement repairs. The road will be closed from the entry of the Cowboys Golf Club at Treatment Trail and the Marina at Marina Drive to the entrance of the Grapevine Golf Co...

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Posted on: February 21, 2024

Flower Mound Town Council Extends Application Period for Historical Commission

Council Chambers at the Flower Mound Town Hall.

The Flower Mound Town Council is extending the application deadline to fill seats on the newly created Historical Commission. To qualify to serve on the Historical Commission, you must be a Flower Mound resident of at least five years or be a resident of ...

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Posted on: February 24, 2024

Parking Lot, Pedestrian Entrance at Glenwick Park to Close for Restroom Building Installation

The wooden sign at Glenwick Park.

On March 4, the Town’s contractor will begin work to install a new restroom building at Glenwick Park, 4100 Weldon Dr. This work will include new utility services, preparation of the foundation, and other small miscellaneous improvements to prep...

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Posted on: February 22, 2024

Heavenly Crust Pizza Now Open

The outside of the new Heavenly Crust Pizza location in Flower Mound.

Heavenly Crust Pizza is now open in Flower Mound! You can find them at 2311 Cross Timbers Rd., Suite 304, near Sprouts. Specializing in thin crust pizza, the restaurant offers eighteen specialty pizzas, a build-your-own option, strombolis, calzones, and s...

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Posted on: February 16, 2024

Applications for Citizens Fire Academy Now Open

Flower Mound firefighter standing next to a firetruck.

Applications are now open for the Flower Mound Fire Department’s 2024 Citizens Fire Academy! During this hands-on course, participants will get to experience the day-to-day operations of the FMFD. Students will learn about basic first aid, hands...

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Posted on: February 18, 2024

Coming Soon: Rocco's Italian Kitchen

The outside of the future Rocco's Italian Kitchen location in Flower Mound.

Rocco’s Italian Kitchen is coming soon to Flower Mound! Once open, the restaurant will occupy the former Swirl Bakery space at 3634 Long Prairie Rd. The Italian restaurant boasts a large menu that includes hand tossed New York pizza, homemade me...

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Posted on: February 14, 2024

Flower Mound Public Library Earns 20th Consecutive Achievement of Excellence in Libraries Award

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For the 20th consecutive year, the Flower Mound Public Library has earned the ‘Achievement of Excellence in Libraries’ award from the Texas Municipal Library Directors AssociationThe award is given to libraries that...

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Posted on: February 13, 2024

Cortadera Park Playground to Close for Upgrades

The existing play structure at Cortadera Park.

New playground equipment is coming to Cortadera Park (2000 Cortadera St.)! Beginning on Friday, Feb. 16, crews will start demolition of the existing playground equipment, followed by the installation of new equipment, shade structures, and artificial turf...

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Posted on: February 9, 2024

Town of Flower Mound Names John Zagurski as Chief Financial Officer

John Zagurski

The Town of Flower Mound has selected John Zagurski as its next Chief Financial Officer (CFO). With more than 10 years of municipal finance experience, Zagurski comes to Flower Mound from the Town of Northlake, where he has served as Finance Director for ...

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Posted on: February 8, 2024

Waketon Road Between Timber Way Drive and Townsend Drive to Narrow to One Lane

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Beginning Monday, Feb. 12, Waketon Road, between Timber Way Drive and Townsend Drive, will be narrowed to one lane, alternating between the westbound and eastbound lanes. Flaggers will be present to alert motorists to the change. This is to allow for util...

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Posted on: February 7, 2024 | Last Modified on: February 20, 2014

Town Recognizes Newest Hometown Hero

Hometown Hero Jessie Guajardo

We’re thrilled to introduce you to Flower Mound’s newest Hometown Hero. At Monday’s Council meeting, Mayor Derek France recognized U.S. Army National Guard Captain Jessie Guajardo. Jessie grew up in Flower Mound, attending Ga...

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Posted on: February 15, 2024

New Artist Featured on Town Hall Art Display Wall

A Lesli Townsend art piece depicting a woman quilting.

Meet the newest local artist to be featured on the Town Hall art display wall! Lesli Townsend has been quilting for more than 25 years, and she uses those decades of quilting experience in her art. She enjoys interpreting scenes of nature or common object...

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Posted on: February 3, 2024

Applications for Citizens Police Academy Open February 5

A Flower Mound Police Officer conducts a police vehicle tour for participants of the CPA.

Applications for the Flower Mound Police Department’s Citizens Police Academy (CPA) open on Monday, Feb. 5. The course is free to Flower Mound residents and explores the inner workings of FMPD. The nine-week course runs from April 2 to May 28. C...

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Posted on: February 1, 2024

Town of Flower Mound Commemorates Black History Month

A photo of one of the Black History Month displays at the Flower Mound Public Library.

February is Black History Month. This month, we commemorate and honor the immense struggles, triumphs, achievements, and contributions of Black Americans.

During February, the Flower Mound Public Library is featuring Black voices via their adult and teen b...

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Posted on: February 2, 2024

Free Irrigation System Checks Available to Residents

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This beautiful stretch of weather might have you dreaming about turning your sprinkler system on, but it’s not quite time yet. As spring gets closer, though, you might consider participating in the Upper Trinity Regional Water District&rsquo...

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Posted on: February 4, 2024

February is Love Your Watershed Month

A photo of Grapevine Lake taken from Twin Coves Park.

February is #LoveYourWatershed month! Each year, the Upper Trinity Regional Water District (UTRWD) highlights the month aimed at protecting our watersheds, which are land areas that drain to a single point, such as a stream or a lake. Everyone lives in a ...

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Posted on: January 17, 2024

UPDATE: Online Survey Related to Possible CAC Expansion and Renovation Now Available

Community Activity Center in Flower Mound.

UPDATE (Jan. 30, 1:47 p.m.): The online survey related to the possible expansion and renovation of Flower Mound’s Community Activity Center (CAC) is now live! We want to hear what indoor recreation trends are important to you and what recommenda...

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Posted on: January 27, 2024

Town Earns Gold Fleet Recognition Award

The Town's Fleet Services team poses with their award plaque in their shop.

The Town of Flower Mound recently took home its first Gold Fleet Recognition Award from the DFW Clean Cities Coalition (DFWCC)! The award recognizes fleet divisions that work toward reducing petroleum use and improving air quality, with fleets receiving p...

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Posted on: January 26, 2024

Improvements to Gerault Park to Begin Monday, February 5

A blue welcome sign at the Gerault Park Ballfields.

Gerault Park is about to see some upgrades! On Monday, Feb. 5, construction will begin at Gerault Park (1200 Gerault Rd.) to regrade and install new sod on the multi-use fields, repair portions of the trail throughout the park, improve drainage, upgrade t...

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Posted on: January 19, 2024

Portion of Karnes Road Closed During Reconstruction Work

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Heads up! Beginning Jan. 19, the western section of Karnes Road will be closed to allow for work associated with the Karnes Road Reconstruction Project. Karnes Road will not be accessible from Old Settlers Road for the duration of this phase of work. The ...

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Posted on: January 21, 2024

Improvements to Tealwood Oaks Park to Begin at the end of January

The playround at Tealwood Oaks Park.

Improvements are coming to Tealwood Oaks Park! The improvements include installation of steel pedestrian bridges to replace the existing bridges, fabric shade structures near the playground, and picnic tables and benches, as well as drainage improvements ...

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Posted on: December 31, 2023

Cold Weather Tips Ahead of January and February

Winter Weather Preparations graphic

This beautiful day might be the perfect time to winterize your home, because here in Texas, we know our coldest days often hit in January and February. While we wait to see if and when we’ll get more freezing temperatures and precipitation this ...

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Posted on: December 8, 2023

Fire Station 2 Community Room Temporarily Closed to Public

A Flower Mound Fire Department patch on a blue shirt.

Flower Mound Fire Department’s Station #2 community room (4401 Shiloh Rd.) will be closed to the public until further notice. Crews are working and living out of Fire Station #2’s community room while Fire Station #1 is being renovated...

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