Category: Community Connection

Prosper Elevates Economic Development Posture – Hires Chuck Springer as Executive Director of Administrative Services

In the midst of the most prolific economic development period in the history of Prosper, the Town has made another personnel move that reinforces the municipality’s resolve to actively support its expanding business climate. In addition to bringing in former Frisco Mayor Maher Maso as Executive Director of the Prosper Economic Development Corporation, a move ...

Frontier Park North Ribbon Cutting Scheduled For February 25

The public is invited to the grand opening ceremony of Prosper’s Frontier Park North, a sports and play complex that virtually doubles the size of the park’s amenities. The day’s festivities begin at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, February 25, and include comments from various officials including Mayor Ray Smith, members of the Prosper Parks and ...

Prosper Fishing Derby set to break attendance record

With temperatures expected to be on the mild side and no rain, the forecast for attendance at the ninth annual Prosper Fishing Derby is another record setter.  The highly-popular event always brings out kids, parents and grandparents to cast a line, catch some trout and win some prizes.  This year, no preliminary registration is required. ...

Ladies in Leadership…Rising Strong: Power of Positive Thinking

The Prosper Ladies in Leadership is a division of the Prosper Chamber of Commerce. They held their monthly meeting at Texas Health Prosper this morning. Their mission is to motivate, inspire, and empower fellow ladies in leadership. They strive to provide an environment advocating growth, development, strength, and confidence. The group meets each month for ...

Kids Say…Meet Garrett and Riley

Garret is 7 years old and in 2nd grade and Riley is 6 years old and in 1st grade. They want to go on a cruise with their dad this summer and they think that would be very cool. They also like huge sets of Lego and being outside. What is your favorite color? Garrett: ...

Prosper Fire Department Adds Drone Technology to Increase Efficiency

Gaining vitally-important visual information and taking advantage of the most advantageous perspective during emergency situations is critical to the successful resolution of those incidents. “Knowing where to deploy our resources to their greatest use is crucial,” says Fire Chief Stuart Blasingame. “Having an additional view from above to a fast-changing situation gives us another dimension ...

A Friendship of Me and You…

Donna Templin Elliot and Julie Boyer Vest As these ladies arrived for our interview, I noticed a few things right away. One is how they lean into each other chatting nonstop as they walk towards me, how they are aware of their surroundings and yet it seems like they are the only two in existence ...

Prosper’s Water Supplier Conducts Annual System Maintenance

Taste and odor of water may change, but quality remains high For a thirty-day period, the water delivered to Prosper homes and businesses will first arrive at the Town’s distribution system after undergoing the annual winter chlorine maintenance. “The Town purchases water from the North Texas Municipal Water District and runs that water through our ...

Town of Prosper General Election to be held on May 5

The Town of Prosper will hold a general election on May 5, 2018 for the purpose of electing individuals to fill the positions of Town Council member, Place 2 and Place 6. Information and forms were available in the Town Secretary's office as of January 8, 2018. The first day to file for a place ...

Road Construction – Starting January 24th

Construction will begin on the Dallas North Tollway, northbound and southbound lanes, from University Drive to 1st Street, beginning on Wednesday, January 24, 2018, at 8 a.m. Construction will continue through Friday, January 26. The road will be down to one lane, with flaggers present, between the hours of 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. each ...