Category: Town Matters

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 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 ...

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 ...

New rule limits time bulk trash can be placed curbside

A new amendment to the rules governing the responsibilities of homeowners shortens the amount of time that bulk trash, intended for monthly pickup, can left out on the curb. Bulk trash pickup occurs on Mondays for different sections of Town, and up to now, there were no restrictions on when the trash could be placed ...

Mayor challenges residents to be part of three-peat

Launching the drive to ‘three-peat’ in the statewide IT’S TIME TEXAS Community Challenge, Mayor Ray Smith has enlisted the assistance of a new community group, Prosper Healthy, to help spearhead the annual campaign. “When you’re the reigning champ, challengers come at you with all they’ve got,” said the Mayor. “We’re answering the bell with a ...

Traffic and parking headaches eliminated by shuttles

Prosper Christmas Festival at Frontier Park set for Dec. 2 Navigating the traffic and dealing with parking while attending the annual Prosper Christmas Festival at Frontier Park are made much easier when visitors take advantage of the free park and ride shuttles. The Prosper Christmas Festival at Frontier Park is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 2 ...

Prosper Welcomes New Assistant Fire Chief Shaw Eft

Although he’s been on the job for a short time, the new assistant chief for the Prosper Fire Department is already a part of the social network throughout the station participating in the kind of friendly banter that happens only among good friends. Coming to Prosper after 20 years with the Frisco Fire Department, his ...

Cattone Recognized by Council

Mayor Ray Smith presents Barbara Cottone a Certificate of Appreciation for her service on the Town’s Parks and Recreation Board at Tuesday’s Town Council meeting. Her term expired in September.