Entries by City Hall

July 2013

Headline Story Mayor’s Message: City Moving Forward with Capital Improvements Plan One year ago I wrote in my first column as Mayor of Heath that there were 3 areas we needed to focus on to have a positive impact upon our community, and that “First, we need to continue to improve our roads, trails, parks, […]

Mayor’s Column

July 2013 As I mentioned in my column last month, we are working to improve the City of Heath through implementing much needed capital improvements.   I want to take this opportunity to update our community on this and other issues. Bond Revenues Fund Infrastructure Repairs and Improvements At our Council meeting on July 9, […]

Heath Mosquito Surveillance Program (2013)

The goal of the Heath Mosquito Surveillance Program is to detect mosquito-borne viruses in mosquito populations before sufficient amplification of the  virus can occur. If the virus is detected, management practices such as chemical control will be discussed by the City staff, the City’s mosquito consultant and Heath City Council. CURRENT STATUS UPDATE: On July […]

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING – BUFFALO CREEK PHASE 9 ADDITION

Notice is hereby given that the Heath Board of Adjustment will hold a public hearings beginning at 7:00 PM on Monday, August 5, 2013 at City Hall, 200 Laurence Drive. The Board will hear and take action on the Application of George Welch Custom Homes LLC  for a 10’ variance to §159.23(E)(9)(b) that provides for […]

North Texas Municipal Water District customers are doing their part to conserve water during current restrictions

Customers achieved more than the 10% reduction goal for Stage 3 drought restrictions for the month of June. Officials with the North Texas Municipal Water District (NTMWD) and officials with NTMWD Member Cities and Customer Cities applaud the efforts of residential and business customers for achieving more than the 10% reduction goal for the month […]

Annual Independence Day and Popsicles in the Park is July 4

See Parade Route and Staging Maps Celebrate freedom at the Annual City of Heath Independence Day Parade and enjoy free Popsicles in the Park on Thursday, July 4! Staging for the parade (see map below) is at 8 a.m., judging and awards are at 8:30 a.m., and the parade begins promptly at 9 a.m. at […]

City of Heath Neighborhoods featured in Dallas Morning News

Enjoy another great article about our community and its distinction as the BEST OVERALL NEIGHBORHOOD in Rockwall County and plans to ensure we remain a premier City in the DFW Metroplex. Best Neighborhoods: Heath manages growth as it works to maintain charm of a simple life Though Melody Hail’s subdivision in Heath keeps getting larger, […]

Mayor’s Column

June 2013 One year ago I wrote in my first column as Mayor of Heath that there were 3 areas we needed to focus on to have a positive impact upon our community, and that “First, we need to continue to improve our roads, trails, parks, public utilities and other infrastructure. “ Simply put, to […]

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING – ZONING CHANGE McCRUMMEN RANCH

Notice is hereby given that the Planning and Zoning Commission will re-open a public hearing during a meeting that starts at 7:00 PM, Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at Heath City Hall, 200 Laurence Dr. The subject public hearing was opened on June 4, 2013 and continued pursuant to the applicant’s request. Further notice is given […]

Helpful Tips to Minimize Mosquito Risk

Purdue University released a recent public information document that introduces techniques for managing ponds and natural wetlands to minimize mosquito risk. The document includes useful tips and resources for pond owners and offers general information that may also be useful to homeowners. A checklist is provided showing where mosquitos are most likely to breed around […]

President’s Volunteer Service Award

The City of Heath has become a Certifying Organization for the President’s Volunteer Service Award What is the President’s Volunteer Service Award? The President’s Volunteer Service Award is issued by the President’s Council on Service and Civic Participation on behalf of the President of the United States to recognize the best in American spirit, and […]