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Posted on: March 9, 2017

911 Calls from AT&T Users Now Restored & Connecting Properly

AT&T announced around 10:00 pm Wednesday night (Mar.8) that its cell phone customers are once again reaching 911 dispatch centers after hours of issues across the nation.
Please keep in mind that those in the communities of Keller, Colleyville, Southlake a...
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Posted on: September 14, 2016

Governor Abbott Announces Sabre Global Headquarters Expansion in Westlake

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that Sabre GLBL Inc. will be expanding its headquarters at the Solana development in Westlake, Texas. Sabre is the leading technology services provider to the global travel industry with lines of business including its...Read on...

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Posted on: September 14, 2016

Welcome to Texas, Charles Schwab! Westlake ranks as Dallas' priciest 'burb

With financial services giant Charles Schwab Corp. (NYSE: SCHW) making a massive expansion in Westlake with a regional campus that will bring 1,200 new jobs to the region, there could be new residents looking for homes in this part of North Texas. In West...Read on...

Link to full DBJ article.
Posted on: September 14, 2016

From Roanoke to Southlake, Texas 114 is booming with eateries

When the Bread Winners Café and Bakery & Quarter Bar open this fall in Trophy Club, they will join a growing stable of restaurants in the cities that sit along Texas 114 in Northeast Tarrant County. In the past five years, the 17-mile stretch of freew...Read on...

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Posted on: August 18, 2016

Westlake grows into financial services industry cluster; Schwab joins list of corporate campus homes

WESTLAKE, Texas, Aug. 9, 2016 — A new corporate campus is coming to Westlake that will anchor a proposed mixed use development project on about 70 acres of land. The Charles Schwab Corporation is expanding its operations, bringing about 1,200 more jobs to...Read on...

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Posted on: July 8, 2016

Prayer vigil tonight at Keller PD

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Our thoughts and prayers are with the Dallas Police Department, Dallas Area Rapid Transit Police, and families and friends of the fallen officers and those injured. To honor the lives lost, a prayer vigil is being organized for 6 p.m. tonight at Keller Po...Read on...

Posted on: August 18, 2016

Hillwood announces more details regarding SH114/170 mixed use development, adjacent to Schwab campus

While Westlake residents learned of this development project several months ago during initial planning with the Council, P&Z, and the landowner, we want our residents and all stakeholders to know we stand ready to continue working alongside of our pr...Read on...

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Posted on: July 8, 2016

FM 1938 Construction Update 07-08-16

Lovegrass Lane at FM 1938 will be closed beginning Tuesday, July 12 for approximately two weeks in order to perform roadway construction in this area. Alternate routes to/from Lovegrass Lane include using Peytonville Avenue. Johnson Road at FM 1938 will...Read on...

Detour Map
Posted on: July 6, 2016

Street Maintenance Update

Be prepared for a few roadway changes on Monday, July 11, that will reopen Sam School Road and switch traffic to the north side of the round-a-bout.

These roadway changes are due to the reconstruction, realignment, and roundabout installation at the i...Read on...

Posted on: June 24, 2016

F.M. 1938 Construction Update 06-24-16

The driveway access on FM 1938 (Davis Blvd.) to the Southlake DPS and Compass Bank just north of the FM 1709 intersection is planned to be closed beginning Monday, June 27 for approximately one month to perform reconstruction activities in this area. The...Read on...

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Posted on: June 22, 2016

Town of Westlake Honored for Transparency

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Opening financial books to the public, providing clear and consistent pictures of spending, and sharing information with taxpayers in a user-friendly format are some of the reasons the Town of Westlake was one of the first four cities to recently earn the...Read on...

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Posted on: June 16, 2016

What's on tap?

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This document, published annually shows what is in our water, what we test for, and the results of those tests.

2015 Water Quality Report
Posted on: June 13, 2016

Attention residents with Verizon service transfers to Frontier

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Staff met with the Frontier Communications representatives to discuss the transition issues in Westlake and how we can get them quickly resolved. While the transition has not been a smooth one, staff was relieved to know that the same Verizon engineers an...Read on...

Posted on: May 25, 2016

Westlake Academy Ranked as the No.1 High School in Fort Worth

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Coming off the heels of new national rankings by U.S. News and World Report and The Washington Post, Westlake Academy is also ranked as a top area school by Children at Risk, a nonprofit organization that drives change for children through research, educa...Read on...

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Posted on: May 27, 2016

Westlake Academy Honors Teacher of the Year

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Westlake Academy honored four teachers this week for being finalists as Teacher of the Year during a special reception. Elizabeth Nairon, math teacher in the Middle Years Programme, took the honor as Westlake Academy’s third Teacher of the Year.

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Posted on: June 4, 2016

Congratulations to Westlake Academy Class of 2016!

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Westlake Academy's largest class to date celebrated success during their commencement ceremony at the Hurst Conference Center. We are so proud of our 60 graduates and wish them well on their new adventures!

Photos before the big event!
Posted on: May 17, 2016

May 2016 Election Canvassed

Mayor Wheat taking oath of office

During a special Town Council session May 16, the election was canvassed followed by Mayor Laura Wheat and council members Alesa Belvedere and Michael Barrett taking the oath of office. We want to thank all residents who took the time to vote, as Westlake...Read on...

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Posted on: May 12, 2016

Mosquito Sample Tests Positive for West Nile Virus, First of the Season

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Tarrant County Public Health (TCPH) has confirmed a West Nile Virus (WNV) positive mosquito sample, the first of the 2016 season. No human cases have been reported in 2016. The positive mosquito sample was collected from the City of Arlington.

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Posted on: May 12, 2016

U.S. News and World Report, Washington Post Rankings Released

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National data was recently released and the Town of Westlake and Westlake Academy is pleased to announce that Westlake Academy is once again ranked in U.S. News and World Report as one the best high schools for 2016, nationally ranked at No. 58, No. 9 in ...Read on...

Posted on: May 12, 2016

National Day of Prayer Event

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About 100 people from around the community came out to observe the 65th Annual National Day of Prayer during a service held at Fellowship United Methodist Church in Trophy Club. After Westlake Mayor Laura Wheat and mayors of Trophy Club and Roanoke presen...Read on...

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Posted on: May 12, 2016

An Evening in Seville

Christopher McGuire

Former Mayor Scott Bradley and his wife Kelly, with support from the Westlake Public Arts Program and many other sponsors, invite you to "An Evening in Seville" from 5 to 8 p.m., Sunday, May 15, at the Bradley's historic home, Paigebrooke Farm ...Read on...

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Posted on: May 12, 2016

Memorial Held for Founding Head of School Barbara Brizuela

Barbara Brizuela Memorial Site Dedication

Friends and community leaders dedicated a special memorial site by the flagpole at Westlake Academy on April 12, 2016 in memory of founding Head of School Barbara Brizuela. On April 11, 2015, Brizuela passed away surrounded by family and loved ones in her...Read on...

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