Looking for something fun for the kids to do this spring? Check out all of the programs that the Addison Athletic Club is offering here (program descriptions available here)! From Spring Break camps to Parent’s Night Out to the annual Easter Eggstravaganza, the AAC staff has planned something to make everyone happy. You can register at the […]
Archives for February 2017
Have you started noticing the tulips around the Town? We have planted 43,300 bulbs (tulips and daffodils) so keep an eye out and don’t be afraid to snap a shot for our upcoming Spring Photo Contest. Stay tuned for more details!
The Addison Fire Department (AFD) recently contracted with MetLoop Precision Weather Technologies to provide the Town with the most accurate weather updates possible. MetLoop receives real time, raw data from every National Weather Service radar station across the country, as well as thousands of smaller weather monitoring devices. They use military trained and NEXRAD-certified, operational […]
At the February 14 City Council Meeting Addison Parks and Recreation Director Michael Kashuba updated Council on the history of the Easement playground that had been slated to be removed this spring. As part of the discussion, Michael presented a timeline to research a suitable location for a new playground, develop a playground design and […]
You are cordially invited to attend the 3rd annual DFW South Asian Film Festival, taking place from Friday, March 3 through Sunday, March 5. The opening night screening, red carpet & VIP reception will take place at the Perot Museum in downtown Dallas on Friday. On Saturday and Sunday, you can find the 20 shorts, […]
New Addison police cars are hitting the streets this week! The new fleet consists of 14 new 2016 Ford police utility vehicles that are all-wheel drive and include new in-car camera systems and ruggedized laptops. The cars also include rear back-up cameras and should be easier to maneuver in traffic due to their smaller size. […]
Calling all drone pilots! Drone Wars IV is coming to the Cavanaugh Flight Museum February 17-18. This event features an exciting 80 foot x 60 foot enclosed track for Line of Sight (LOS) obstacle racing. Whether you are new to the sport or an expert, come test your skills at Drone Wars IV! The race […]
Have you heard about the new phone scam that is sweeping the country? After an introduction, the caller asks “can you hear me.” When you respond “Yes,” they record your response and use it to sign you up for products and services. This USA Today story has some great tips to avoid being a victim.
The following closures are needed for construction activities associated with the DNT Improvement Projects: Friday, March 3, and Saturday, March 4 (Continuous) All lanes of east- and westbound Westgrove Drive between north- and southbound Dallas Parkway (the DNT frontage road) will be closed from 9 p.m. Friday, March 3, through 6 p.m. Saturday, March 4. […]
The Town of Addison has a contractor who will be performing GIS data collection in the parks and open spaces beginning February 2. This work will also include a photographic inventory of the park elements. The objective of the project is to help us document and inventory all our park assets. While park staff will be on […]