Rockwall city council members sworn in, Farmers Market to return June 6

Rockwall city council members sworn in, Farmers Market to return June 6

(ROCKWALL, TX — May 19, 2020) Rockwall city councilmen John Hohenshelt (Place 2) and Trace Johannesen (Place 4) were sworn in during last night’s city council meeting. Hohenshelt and Johannesen ran unopposed in the May 2nd General Election.   The Rockwall Farmers Market is set to return on Saturday, June 6, with social distancing measures […]

Rockwall City Council Approves Funds for Public Art Fiberglass Guitar Project

Rockwall City Council Approves Funds for Public Art Fiberglass Guitar Project

(ROCKWALL, TX — February 8, 2019) The Rockwall city council unanimously approved funds for a proposed public art fiberglass guitar project to be installed within the city. The council welcomed Rockwall County Judge David Sweet, who also serves as the Rockwall Art Commission chair, to give some background on the project. According to Sweet, the […]

Rockwall City Council Discusses Phase 1 of Harbor Urban Beach Park

Rockwall City Council Discusses Phase 1 of Harbor Urban Beach Park

(ROCKWALL, TX – February 5, 2019) During its work session and regular meeting on Monday, Feb. 4, the Rockwall city council held a discussion on the proposed Harbor Urban Beach Park. In the work session prior to the regular meeting, Rockwall Parks and Recreation Director Andrew Hesser presented three options for what would be included […]

City council tables public hearing on proposed brewery in downtown Rockwall

City council tables public hearing on proposed brewery in downtown Rockwall

(ROCKWALL, TX – July 17, 2018) After a lengthy discussion during its July 16th meeting, the Rockwall city council decided to table the public hearing on the Specific Use Permit for the proposed Siren Rock Brewing Company in the downtown district. The proposed brewery would be located directly across the street from City Hall, just […]

Rockwall County sheriff honored at city council meeting

Rockwall County sheriff honored at city council meeting

(ROCKWALL, TX – July 5, 2018) During its meeting on Monday, the Rockwall city council proclaimed July 2, 2018 as Sheriff Harold and Marcia Eavenson Day in the city of Rockwall, in recognition of their service to Rockwall County and to the National Sheriffs’ Association (NSA). Eavenson served as sheriff of Rockwall County for 17 […]

City council approves Specific Use Permit for Chick-fil-A in north Rockwall

City council approves Specific Use Permit for Chick-fil-A in north Rockwall

(ROCKWALL, TX — June 19, 2018) North Rockwall residents can look forward to eating more chicken after the city council unanimously approved a Specific Use Permit for a proposed second Chick-fil-A location during its regular meeting on Monday, June 18. The proposed full-service restaurant will be located on the 1.4 acres of land situated at […]

Andrew Greenberg announces run for Rockwall City Council Place Six

(ROCKWALL, TX – March 9, 2018) Andrew Greenberg, educator, has announced his candidacy for City Council in the May 5th, 2018 Election. Beginning his professional life as an educator, Greenberg’s passion has always been in serving others and working with individuals in the community to strengthen programs that help individuals become productive citizens.  As a […]

Enid Reyes announces run for Rockwall City Council Place 4

Enid Reyes announces run for Rockwall City Council Place 4

(ROCKWALL, TX — March 2, 2018) Enid Reyes, a successful business owner, accomplished community leader, and an active longtime Rockwall resident, has announced her run for Rockwall City Council Place 4. Whether working as a community leader or a business owner, Reyes’ main objective has always been to settle for nothing less than results that […]

City of Rockwall seeks residents’ input to address future growth

City of Rockwall seeks residents’ input to address future growth

(ROCKWALL, TX — August 7, 2017) Rockwall’s growth rate has significantly increased over the past two decades. In fact, since the Hometown 2000 Comprehensive Plan was adopted, the city’s population has more than doubled, from 20,528 in 2000 to 41,370 in 2017. In an effort to keep pace with that growth, city leaders have been […]

Rockwall and Heath Boys Lacrosse honored at council meeting

Rockwall and Heath Boys Lacrosse honored at council meeting

(ROCKWALL, TX — June 6, 2017) The Rockwall and Heath Boys High School Lacrosse Team was honored at the city council meeting on Monday for its amazing playoff run ending in a state championship. Mayor Pro Tem John Hohenshelt read a proclamation recognizing Monday, June 5, as Rockwall and Heath Boys High School Lacrosse Team […]