Category Archives: Rowlett

Rowlett’s tax revenue gains, 2014 rate increase, to stay in the general fund

Rowlett’s tax revenue gains, 2014 rate increase, to stay in the general fund Rowlett City Manager Brian Funderburk submitted his proposed 2015-16 budget last week. It celebrates back-to-back years of increased revenue after a five-year period of decline. Funderburk told … Continue reading

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Rowlett votes to add liquor stores

Rowlett votes to add liquor stores Rowlett voters overwhelmingly decided to allow liquor stores, one of four propositions to pass by wide margins. Rowlett’s three bond items, totaling about $25.8 million, also passed easily. The bulk of the money, $18.9 … Continue reading

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Rowlett City Council to set May 9 liquor sale election date

The story from the DMN is a bit dated but it is offered as citation to the upcoming vote and as a preface for this post. Rowlett City Council to set May 9 liquor sale election date A May 9 election for … Continue reading

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Rowlett atheist group requests opportunity to give city council invocation

Rowlett atheist group requests opportunity to give city council invocation Last week, members of Metroplex Atheists Rowlett sent a formal request to the Rowlett city secretary for an opportunity to give an atheist invocation at the beginning of a Rowlett … Continue reading

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