Entries by City Hall

Heath DPS to Participate in Public Safety Exercise

On Wednesday, February 26, 2014, from approximately 1:00-5:00 p.m., Heath DPS will be participating in an emergency mock drill in conjunction with Rockwall ISD and the Public Safety Departments and governmental entities in Rockwall County. The full scale emergency exercise will take place at Utley Middle School. The full scale exercise will consist of a […]

Future Leaders Visit City Hall

It was a fun time at City Hall yesterday as we welcomed 90 kindergartners from Springer Elementary School. The students were on a field trip to learn more about their community and civic services. The first stop at City Hall was the council chambers, where they learned about how the City serves them. We also […]

A Helpful Reminder about Projects and Permits

With Spring right around the corner, it is a great time to start all those exciting and fun residential outdoor and indoor projects. Please remember that permits are required any time in which the owner or contractor desires to construct, repair, alter, erect, enlarge, convert, install or replace an existing building or its utility system(s). […]

Mayor’s Column

February 2014 LET’S MAKE HEATH EVEN BETTER IN 2014 One of the best things about being Mayor the past couple years, has been the opportunity to meet and get to know so many residents of our City. Through this I have seen that each member of our community shares a common perspective – we love […]

Heath Police Arrests Dip 32 Percent in 2013

Published by Andrew Scoggin Neighborsgo Arrests made by Heath police fell nearly a third in 2013 from a year earlier, according to a Heath Department of Public Safety report. Total arrests dropped from 168 to 114. Juvenile arrests, which made up a majority made by Heath police, fell 44 percent from a year earlier. Total […]

February 2014

Headline Story INVESTING IN OUR FUTURE: CITY OF HEATH CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PLAN UPDATE The Heath City Council approved a Capital Improvement Plan that includes more than $20 million in investments that benefit the entire city in 2013. Bonds were issued to fund the first portion of the plan. Here’s a progress report on this important […]

Heath City Council Honors Service

The Heath City Council recognized the Rockwall Women’s League at its January 14 City Council meeting for exceptional service to the community since the non-profit organization was chartered in 1973. Nearly $3 million has been raised through the Rockwall Women’s League Annual Charity Ball for distribution to support over 35 charitable organizations and fund annual […]

Energy Emergency Alert Issued Due to Cold Weather

Earlier today the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) issued an Energy Emergency Alert due to the cold weather and high electricity use. ERCOT asked customers to conserve their electric usage. ERCOT now reports that conditions have returned to normal, but conservation is still needed as cold weather continues to cause a high demand for […]

City of Heath Honors Staff: Detective Brian Burton Named Employee of the Year

Above from left: Detective Brian Burton, Employee of the Year; Norma Duncan, Administrative Services Employee of the Year; and Francisco Gonzalez, Public Works Employee of the Year. Inset: Officer Michael Weems, Department of Public Safety Employee of the Year. The City of Heath recently honored employees for their outstanding performance in 2013, including Detective Brian […]

Baylor Family Medical Center at Rockwall

Baylor Family Medical Center at Rockwall was established in 1989 in Rockwall and has provided medical care to multi-generations of families in the Lake Ray Hubbard community for 24 years.  The clinic relocated to Heath eight years ago. The family practice medical clinic located at FM 549 and Horizon Road includes Dr. David Lensch, MD, […]