Free Shredding Day for Rockwall residents Nov. 21

Free Shredding Day for Rockwall residents Nov. 21

ROCKWALL, TX – Nov. 11, 2020 – The City of Rockwall will host a FREE Shred Day from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Nov. 21 in the parking lot of City Hall, 385 S. Goliad Street. Residents with household papers that need shredding are welcome to bring them for shredding! Blue Ribbon News staff report.  […]

Free COVID-19 testing in Fate this weekend

Free COVID-19 testing in Fate this weekend

FATE, TX (August 13, 2020) There will be a FREE COVID-19 mobile testing site (mouth swab) from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, August 15 and 16, at Fate City Hall, 1900 CD Boren Parkway in Rockwall County. Anyone can be tested, but you must make an appointment. You do not need to […]

McLendon-Chisholm Turns 50, Will Host Community Celebration

(MCLENDON-CHISHOLM, TX – Oct. 8, 2019) The City of McLendon-Chisholm will host a 50th anniversary celebration from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct 19 at City Hall, 1371 W. 550. Everyone is invited to enjoy cake and ice cream, family games, bounce houses, a vintage tractor display, hay rides, DJ, Christmas tree planting and more at […]

Ribbon cutting ceremony celebrates grand opening of Fate City Hall

(FATE, TX – Feb. 7, 2017) The City of Fate was joined by the Rockwall Area Chamber of Commerce, local dignitaries, citizens, the Miss May Vernon Elementary School Choir, and City of Fate staff to commemorate the grand opening of the new City Hall with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Saturday at 1900 CD Boren Parkway, […]

McLendon-Chisholm celebrates grand opening of new city hall

McLendon-Chisholm celebrates grand opening of new city hall

(MCLENDON-CHISHOLM, TX – April 25, 2016) The McLendon-Chisholm community gathered to celebrate the grand opening of its new city hall with a ribbon cutting ceremony and dedication on Saturday, April 23. In what amounted to a citywide collaborative effort, many community members donated money, items and services towards the completion of the 5,000 square foot […]

McLendom-Chisholm breaks ground on new City Hall

(MCLENDON-CHISHOLM, TX – April 7, 2015) Members of the McLendon-Chisholm City Council and city staff welcomed a good turnout to the groundbreaking ceremony for its new City Hall on Monday, April 7. The near-$2 million facility, located on 15 acres at 1371 W FM 550 about half a mile off State Highway 205, will encompass […]

Rockwall Mayor Pruitt announces open office hours at City Hall

ROCKWALL, TX (Jan. 20, 2015) Rockwall Mayor Jim Pruitt has announced he will have open office hours each Monday from Noon to 4 P.M. at Rockwall City Hall, 385 S. Goliad Street (one block south of the Downtown Square). “My goal is to make sure every citizen has access to the City of Rockwall.  Giving […]

Springer students explore ‘What I Want To Be When I Grow Up’

ROCKWALL (March 3, 2014) We have all been asked at some point in our childhood…”What do you want to be when you grow up?”  The Rockwall ISD Education Foundation awarded the Kindergarten team at Springer Elementary $1,771 for their “When I Grow Up…” grant idea. The goal of this grant was to give students a […]

NEW UPDATE: Rockwall tree lighting moved indoors

(December 4, 2013) Christmas Tree Lighting Location Change Due to inclement weather, the Christmas Tree Lighting (Thursday, December 5th) has been moved to inside The Center (108 East Washington), just north of City Hall. Pre-event music will start at 6:30 pm and will be supplied by the Hunter Sullivan Band. The event will begin at 7 […]

Rockwall Tree Lighting Thursday

ROCKWALL (December 2, 2013) Come for an evening of old fashioned holiday fun and music! Celebrate the 30th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting on the lawn at City Hall, at 7 p.m. Thursday, December 5. There will be craft making in Santa’s Workshop, free cookies, hot chocolate, coffee, and live Christmas music. Jolly ole St. Nick […]