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Posted on: March 19, 2019

Springtime Coyote Sightings

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As flowers begin to bloom and the grass becomes green, wildlife all over the Grapevine area becomes more active.  

Coyotes are adapted to living in suburban and urban areas and can be found in cities large and small across the United States. &...

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Posted on: January 14, 2019

Keep ‘Em Inside; Keep ‘Em Safe

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It is a common practice and misconception that cats NEED to go outside to live happy lives.  This just isn’t the case and it seems that the risks outweigh the benefits greatly.  Here at Grapevine Animal Services, we take multiple lost ca...

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Posted on: January 10, 2019

Frozen Pup Cups (Recipe Inside)

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We like to provide the shelter animals with varying kinds of enrichment.  Our staff whipped up this quick little frozen gem after we had a large amount of plain Greek yogurt donated.  Needless to say, our shelter dogs are happy with the ...

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Posted on: March 1, 2019

Snakes: A Civil Serpent

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Snakes:  A Civil Serpent

With warm temperatures and frequent rains, Grapevine Lake and the various creeks and runoffs see rising water levels and some of our neighbors’ homes become unlivable.  No, I don’t mean our human friends next door...

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Posted on: March 19, 2019

Prevent a Litter

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We hear over and over how important spay or neuter is for our most beloved family pets.  There are many reasons for this procedure.  Not only does it help reduce the number of animals that end up in a shelter, but there are heath benefit...

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Posted on: March 19, 2019

Bear Creek Dog Park

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Grapevine's first dog park will be coming soon and you can find all of the updates here!

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Posted on: January 14, 2019

Animal Ordinances Receive Much Needed Update

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Animal Ordinances in Grapevine were amended in November to promote the health, safety, and well-being of animals, and we, at Animal Services, want to share some of the highlights to Chapter 6-Animals and Fowl, and Chapter 16-Parks and Recreation. Click fo...

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Posted on: January 20, 2019

Low Cost Vaccine Clinic 3/30

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Grapevine Animal Services hosts low cost vaccine clinics on our campus at 500 Shady Brook Dr. in Grapevine on a regular basis.

On Saturday, March 31 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., pet owners from across the community will have a chance to receive low cost vaccin...

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Posted on: March 7, 2017

Grapevine's Economic Development

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Home to nearly 3,000 businesses, our economy reflects a balance of successful small businesses serving the Texas market to major corporations that serve the world. From technology to tourism, explore the entrepreneurial energy that is Grapevine, Texas.

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Posted on: March 7, 2017

TEX Rail Coming Soon...

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TEX Rail is a 27-mile commuter rail project being developed by the Fort Worth Transportation Authority (The T) and will be the next passenger rail service coming to Tarrant County. The opening commuter rail line, or initial service section, will extend fr...

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Posted on: March 5, 2019

City of Grapevine Welcomes New Library Director

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Ruth has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas, and a Masters of Library and Information Science from the University of Texas at Austin. She has worked for the City of San Antonio Public Library since 2008. Prior to h...

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Posted on: January 4, 2019

TEXRail Service Begins January 10

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On Thursday, January 10, we will make history with TEXRail commuter rail service beginning in Grapevine. TEXRail is a new 27-mile commuter rail line that extends from downtown Fort Worth, across northeast Tarrant County, through North Richland Hills and G...

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Posted on: January 7, 2019

Grapevine Partners with 6 Stones to Provide Home Repairs for Community Revitalization

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The City of Grapevine is now accepting applications for the 6 Stones Community Powered Revitalization (CPR) program. The CPR program coordinates corporate and community volunteers to provide exterior home repairs for quailed homeowners. In order to qualif...

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Posted on: October 19, 2018

Boat Ramp & Road Closures Due to High Water

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Meadowmere Lane and the Minnow Loop area are closed. The Vineyards Campground & Cabins is no longer accepting any new reservations through December 31.

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Posted on: September 6, 2018

Short-Term Rentals

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After a public hearing and deliberation during three separate City Council meetings, on September 4, 2018, the Grapevine City Council adopted an ordinance affirming that short-term rentals (STRs-rentals less than 30 days) are not a permitted use in any zo...

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Posted on: August 15, 2018

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers CLOSE Fairway Drive

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The closure and detour around Grapevine Lake Dam, Fairway Drive, is in effect per the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers until further notice.  There will be limited access points to Silver Lake Marina, Cowboys Golf Club, Grapevine Golf Course, and Roc...

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Posted on: June 6, 2018

Paycom to Relocate its Texas Operations Center to Grapevine, Texas

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The Grapevine City Council and Paycom are proud to announce that Paycom Software, Inc., (“Paycom”) an award-winning U.S.-based human capital management technology provider, will be relocating its Texas operations center to Grapevine, Texas. Oklahoma City-...

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Posted on: August 21, 2017

City of Grapevine Announces THE TRADE GROUP® Relocating their Headquarters to Grapevine

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The Grapevine City Council proudly announces that THE TRADE GROUP®  will be relocating their global headquarters to Grapevine, Texas.  The company has made the Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing private companies  for the...

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Posted on: May 2, 2017

The Iconic Salt Lick BBQ Coming to Grapevine

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The City of Grapevine boasts a long tradition of providing diverse dining experiences for its citizens and visitors.  The City has cleared the way for the award–winning Salt Lick BBQ to join the Grapevine, Texas family.  Once c...

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Posted on: April 12, 2017

Kubota Tractor Corporation Unveils Their North American Headquarters in Grapevine, Texas

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Kubota Tractor Corporation unveiled its new North American Headquarters building in Grapevine today with a ribbon cutting ceremony with Governor Greg Abbott, Masatoshi Kimata, President and Representative Director of the Kubota Group, along with State and...

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Posted on: May 17, 2017

Grapevine Fire Department Brings Lifesaving Technology to Grapevine Citizens

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The Grapevine Fire Department has partnered with the PulsePoint Foundation to launch life-saving technology to the citizens of Grapevine via the PulsePoint Respond app.  Grapevine citizens who are CPR-trained are asked to download this free mobil...

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Posted on: May 14, 2015

Kubota Tractor & Credit Corp relocates their Corporate Headquarters to Grapevine, Texas

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Governor Greg Abbott announced today that Kubota Tractor and Credit Corporations will relocate their corporate headquarters from Torrance, California to GRAPEVINE, TEXAS. Kubota’s headquarters relocation is projected to create at least 344 new jobs and $5...

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Posted on: March 13, 2013

Recycling - "WHAT GOES WHERE"

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Recycling - Need To Know Where It Goes? Use the "WHAT GOES WHERE" New Web Search. Search for how to properly dispose of hazardous and non-hazardous household items.

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Posted on: March 21, 2019

Special Education Program Series - "Section 504"

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This free workshop will provide an overview of Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Participants will learn that schools have an obligation to prevent discrimination based on disability, to provide equal opportunity to all students, and to provi...

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Library News
Posted on: February 26, 2019

2019 G.E.A.R. Robotics Challenge

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For more information contact createit@grapevinetexas.gov .

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Posted on: December 12, 2018

Scholastic Teachables: Printable Lessons, Activities, and Worksheets

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Save hours of prep time with our online treasure trove of ready-to-go lessons and activities for every grade, subject, and skill level. Our teacher-created lesson plans and activity sheets mean content you’ll love from a source you can trust.

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Posted on: August 8, 2018

Great Courses Library Collection Now Available Online

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While there are many professors who are great, some stand out as exceptionally insightful and impressively thorough, bringing home tough concepts in a way that makes subjects accessible and interesting. These professors make learning an adventure to be ex...

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Posted on: March 6, 2019

Kayaker Rescued

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On January 6th, 2019, Telecommunicator Elizabeth Wheeler received a 9-1-1 call from a young man on Grapevine Lake whose kayak had tipped over and blown away.  Elizabeth worked quickly to input a call for service and ascertain his location to send...

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Police News
Posted on: March 6, 2019

Teamwork Yields Results

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It started with an initial arrest for drugs, and ultimately yielded more charges than anyone expected.  None of it would have been possible without the teamwork and perseverance of officers committed to fighting crime and narcotics in our city.On...

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Posted on: June 13, 2018

Honoring a Promise

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June 12 marks 14 years since a drunk driver killed Grapevine Police Officer Darren Medlin in the line of duty.  Officer Medlin was a brother and friend to fellow officers, and so much more to the family he left behind.  While Darren live...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

Live Fire Cinema Range

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Grapevine Police are getting a new level of firearms training.  The department will receive the only full-sized digital projection shooting center in the country that combines cinema-sized video screens and live fire. 

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