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City offices closed on MLK day.

City offices, excluding Emergency Services, will be closed Monday, January 15 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

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Park Your Tree

Starting December 26, 2017 through January 9, 2018, trees will be accepted, free of charge! Don’t try to stuff it in the g...

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MCKEOWN NAMED AS TERRELL’S NEW POLICE CHIEF

Ken McKeown, who has served as Interim Police Chief since May, has been named to the position permanently. McKeown spent m...

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Massive entertainment destination, Film Alley, begins building in Terrell

Upon its completion, the Film Alley project will be even bigger than the neighboring Buc-ee’s travel center.  Please...

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Knox Box Rapid Entry Systems

Trusted by thousands of fire and law enforcement agencies for over 40 years, Knox Rapid Access Solutions has provided firs...

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City Adopts New Downtown Plan

Downtown Terrell is the center of community activity and the heart of the City.  With the input, feedback, and support pro...

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Fair Housing Public Service Announcement

Public Service Announcement: Fair Housing, It’s the Law To promote fair housing practices, the City of Terrell encou...

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Civil Rights-Non Discrimination

Civil Rights Policy of Nondiscrimination on the Basis of Disability (required if City/County employs 15 or more individual...

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Safety Survey Letter

Over the last year, the Terrell Fire Marshal’s Office began analyzing historical data on insurable loss fires within the C...

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811 SYSTEM EFFECTIVE 11-9-17

THE CITY JOINED THE 811 SYSTEM EFFECTIVE 11-9-17. NO NEED FOR SEPARATE REQUESTS TO BE SUBMITTED.

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Events

Safety Survey Letter

Over the last year, the Terrell Fire Marshal’s Office began analyzing historical data on insurable loss fires within the C...

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Terrell ISD is transforming schools in Terrell, Texas!

A new and innovative project has been completed at an elementary school in Terrell. The district posted video to Facebook ...

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Employment Postings

MAINTENANCE WORKER

MAINTENANCE WORKER: The City of Terrell is accepting applications for the position of maintenance worker in the Street Dep...

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COMMUNICATION SPECIALIST

The City of Terrell is accepting applications for the position of Communication Specialist in the police department. Minim...

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Bids & Proposals

Demolition of Vacant Substandard and Dangerous Structures

(BID NO. 10-4-17) CITY OF TERRELL INVITATION FOR BID Sealed BIDS addressed to the Municipal Development Department, City o...

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Contract Mowing

2018 Roadside Mowing (Project No. 2017-14) The City of Terrell is soliciting bids for roadside mowing for the 2018 fiscal ...

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Police Notices

A Message From the Chief of Police:

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Support for Terrell Police

On Friday, July 8, 2016, Chief Jody L. Lay of the Terrell Police Department, as well as Asst. City Manager Mike Sims recei...

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Kaufman County National Police Week Memorial Ceremony 2017

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Police Announce New Non-emergency Number

If you have a non-emergency need for the Terrell Police Department, police ask that you call on the new non-emergency main...

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Can you identify this suspect?

Press release of a Burglary of a Vehicle September 26, 2016 Video of crime Suspects car Contact: Captain A. D. Sansom Terr...

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Video – What to expect during a routine traffic stop

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Ask the Mayor

How is the new home development going in Terrell?

Q. – How is the new home development going in Terrell? I see a lot of retail coming, is there planned subdivisions i...

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When will the Bucee’s hotel be opening?

Q. – When will the Bucee’s hotel be opening? Answer – Thanks for your inquiry. The hotel in question is the new Fair...

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What is the order of chain of command beginning with the city inspector…

Q. – What is the order of chain of command beginning with the city inspector. In order, I would like to know who is ...

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Can anyone fish on the city lake, or is it private?

Can anyone fish on the city lake, or is it private? Thank you for your inquiry. Currently, the city lake is not open to th...

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I was informed you are Mayor and you take no salary. Also, I observed you as a spokesman at a city council meeting. In the city I just left, that would have been a direct conflict of interest. Please explain.

I was informed you are Mayor and you take no salary.  Also, I observed you as a spokesman at a city council meeting. In th...

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I have heard rumors that Olive Garden was going to be building a restaurant near Buc-ee’s.

I have heard rumors that Olive Garden was going to be building a restaurant near Buc-ee’s. I have not been able to f...

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I was under the impression that Chik-fil-a was going in near Buc-ee’s this year. It is now July. What is the latest on this?

I was under the impression that Chik-fil-a was going in near Buc-ee’s this year. It is now July. What is the latest ...

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What board or entity sets the city property tax rate and…

Q. -What board or entity sets the city property tax rate and homestead exemption amounts for the City of Terrell and how c...

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What is the update on the Fairfield Inn by Buccees?

Q. -What is the update on the Fairfield Inn by Buccees? They started ground work but I haven’t seen other work since?

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Any new information on the new Baylor Hospital?

Q. -Any new information on the new Baylor Hospital? Are they still going to build one? Be nice, since the growth here and ...

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