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Posted on: January 26, 2021

Information on Coronavirus (COVID-19), Health, Safety, Vaccine

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View Town, County, State, and Federal COVID-19 information.

The landing page on the Town’s website for COVID-19 information is www.hptx.org/COVID19. Given the frequent updates surround the pandemic, the web page is frequently updated to include the latest information. In addition, COVID-19 vaccine information is l...

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Posted on: January 25, 2021

Now Hiring Lifeguards and Concession Attendants

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The HP Swimming Pool is looking for Lifeguards and Concession Attendants for the 2021 Pool Season.

The Town of Highland Park is seeking qualified applicants to fill several positions as Pool Lifeguards and Concession Attendants for the 2021 Summer swim season. For details about each position, qualifications desired, and to apply, please visit https://w...

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Posted on: January 4, 2021

Tennis Permits for 2021 Now Available

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Residents of Highland Park can now purchase their 2021 Tennis Court Permit through the CivicRec portal.

For those wishing to use the Town's tennis courts, a permit must be purchased. Anyone with a valid tennis court permit may make a reservation for the court of their choosing. Tennis court permits are valid until Dec 31, 2021. The cost of a permit is $40. ...

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Posted on: January 4, 2021

Public Meetings During the COVID-19 Pandemic

HP Public Meetings During COVID-19

In response to the COVID pandemic and need for social distancing, the Town Council will temporally use video conferencing for Town Council meetings.

For more information on how to email comments, watch online, or call into the meeting, go HERE.  Please call or email the Town Secretary (214-559-9457) during regular business hours should you have any questions about the temporary meeting format...

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Posted on: July 23, 2020

Apply for Services

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Apply for Utility Service, Alarm Permits, Building Permits, and more!

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Posted on: November 26, 2018

Blue Zone News

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Blue Zone News is an email newsletter designed to keep the town informed of matters involving public safety, criminal activity, crime prevention, and general news items such as community events.

Receiving the Blue Zone News is an easy process: complete this online form to receive Blue Zone News. It is not a requirement to be a Highland Park resident to receive Blue Zone News. Please be assured that the publication of your email address is prohibi...

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Posted on: February 19, 2020

Runway Construction, Dallas Love Field

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Dallas Love Field’s Denton runway (13R/31L) is scheduled for development.

A reminder that construction on Dallas Love Field’s Denton runway (13R/31L) is scheduled from late 2020 through early 2022 for development.  The City of Dallas reports the closure of the Denton runway will last approximately 9-months.

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Posted on: November 26, 2018

Request a House Watch

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Ensure your home is safe while you're away by requesting House Watch services.

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Posted on: November 21, 2018

WaterSmart

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The Town of Highland Park has partnered with WaterSmart to provide an online Customer Water Use Portal helping residents monitor water consumption while at home or away, avoid costly leaks, and contribute to the Town's water-saving goals.

WaterSmart Portal

With the WaterSmart Portal residents can:

  • Track daily water use
  • See how your household water use compares to similar Town water customers
  • Receive notifications when your daily consumption exceeds the prior day's consumption by the volume thr...
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Posted on: November 21, 2018

Blackboard Connect

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Stay up to date on local news by signing up for our resident notification system.

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Posted on: November 21, 2018

HP4U

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Submit requests online through Resident Connection.

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Posted on: January 14, 2021

Wizard of Oz

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Families, join Bright Star Theatre on Saturday, February 27, at 3:00 p.m. for a virtual presentation of The Wizard of Oz.

Follow comic duo Lenny and Mabel down the yellow  brick road to the Land of Oz and meet all of your favorite characters along...

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Posted on: January 20, 2021

Virtual Crafternoon: Hatching Chicks

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Families, join Miss Zoe and Miss Laura for a Virtual Crafternoon on Saturday, March 6 at 3:00 p.m.

Make your own hatching chicks in this live, hands-on Zoom presentation. Reserve and pick up a To-Go Craft Kit, at the Highland Park Library, for the virtual ...

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Posted on: January 22, 2021

Finding Summer Jobs: A Virtual Teen Workshop

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High school students, learn how to skillfully find summer jobs, volunteer opportunities and internships in this live Zoom presentation on Tuesday, March 9 at 6 p.m. This online presentation is led by Jonathan Butler from the Texas Workforce Commission.

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Posted on: February 9, 2021

No passport required: Westminster Abbey

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Explore history at our next program, “No passport required: Westminster Abbey”! Grab a cuppa tea and join us for a private tour of Great Britain's iconic architectural masterpiece by one of London's finest guides, Joh...

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Posted on: January 20, 2021

Make Your Own Magic

Make Your Own Magic

Families, join Brett Roberts on Wednesday, March 17 at 3:00 p.m., to make your own magic show from paper and household items in this virtual presentation.

Please email lcollins@hplibrary.info to register and receive the link. Plus, be sure to download the ...

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Posted on: January 22, 2021

Spin Science

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Join Yo-Yo Champion, Val Oliver, on Saturday, March 27 at 3:00 p.m. for a virtual presentation of Spin Science.Discover science with yo-yos and a variety of spinning objects such as wheels, spin tops, flying discs, and gyroscopes.Please email lco...

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Posted on: August 1, 2020

Virtual Story Times

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Baby Bounce virtual story time will return on Thursday, February 25 and Pawsome Tales virtual story time will return on Friday, February 26.

Families, join Miss Laura for live, online story times each week on The Friends of the Highland Park Library&r...

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Posted on: February 9, 2021

Take & Make Craft: Votive Candles

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Brighten your winter with this fun and easy take-and-make votive kit for adults! Make it with us: https://vimeo.com/506549055

Email Stephanie at smilberger@hplibrary.info to grab one while supplies last. 

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Posted on: January 20, 2021

To-Go Kits for Teens: Harry Potter Bookmarks

Youth Newsflash - 2021

Teens and families, get crafty with To-Go Harry Potter Bookmark Kits available for pick up at the Highland Park Library. You can email lcollins@hplibrary.info to reserve a kit in advance.Once you have picked up a kit, visit Miss Laura’s Harry Potter Woven...

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Posted on: September 16, 2020

HP Library Offers Creativebug Streaming Service

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The Highland Park Harvey R. “Bum” Bright Library is proud to offer Creativebug as part of its collection of digital resources. Creativebug is an all-access pass to expertly led tutorials with a wide range of subjects, including arts &a...

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Posted on: August 19, 2020

HP Library - Online Resources for Students

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The Highland Park Library offers many services and databases to assist students of all ages with research and learning objectives.  These online resources can easily be found on the Library’s Homework Help web page and accessed with your...

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Posted on: November 5, 2013

Stay Connected to HP Library News

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This email list will only be used to send you Library newsletters. Just Email the Library to be added to our email list, drop by the Library to fill out a very short form, or sign up online. Please be sure to tell us which email address you would...

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Posted on: December 12, 2019

Brush Collection

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Brush is collected twice per week. Please place items in the parkway for pick-up by 7:00 a.m.

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Posted on: November 26, 2018

Blue Zone News

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Receiving the Blue Zone News is an easy process: complete this online form to receive Blue Zone News. It is not a requirement to be a Highland Park resident to receive Blue Zone News. Please be assured that the publication of your email address is prohibi...

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Posted on: December 12, 2019

How Are We Doing?

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Please let us know by filling out our citizen interaction form.

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Posted on: November 27, 2019

Pet Registration & Regulations

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Permitted Pets

Only dogs, cats, and small animals such as fish are permitted as pets within the town. Wild animals and exotic animals are prohibited by ordinance.

Learn more about permitted pets, regulations, and how to license your pet by visiting the Pet ...

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Public Safety
Posted on: November 27, 2019

Vial of LIFE

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Learn more about the Vial of LIFE and how you can ensure your important information is available when needed.

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Posted on: April 2, 2020

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Center Amended Hours

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The Household Hazardous Waste Collection Center will operate under amended hours to comply with Dallas County’s Covid-19 guidelines.  

The Collection Center is now open on Tuesdays from 9:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. and Wednesdays from 8:30 a.m...

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