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Posted on: March 6, 2017

BALLOT POSITIONS FOR TOWN OF DENNIS AND TOWN OF BROCK WEST COMPLETED

Drawing for ballot positions in the race for city council positions for the Town of Dennis and Town of Brock West were completed on the morning of March 6, 2017. Candidates for the Town of Dennis will be on the ballot in the following order: Cameron Cull...Read on...
Posted on: February 27, 2017

COUNTY WIDE CLEANUP SET FOR APRIL 1

  Countywide Cleanup is set for Saturday, April 1, 2017 from 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at all precinct barns.

   Parker County residents are encouraged to clean up their personal property and, if possible, form neighborhood groups now to...

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Posted on: February 27, 2017

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONS COURT MEETING FEB 27, 2017

  • Parker County Commissioners Court heard presentations from all area libraries on their activities including services, users and where their users reside.

  • Approved interlocal agreement with the City of Hudson Oaks for Dispatch Services.

  • Authorized County Jud...
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Posted on: January 24, 2017

AUDITORS OFFICE RECOGNIZED FOR THEIR ROLE IN BOND RATING UPGRADE

Auditors Office Honored By Commissioners Court

Parker County Commissioners Court recognized and congratulated the Parker County Auditor's Office for their role in the county's recent bond rating upgrade to a AA . The rating upgrade was due to the county's excellent economic management and conservativ...

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Posted on: January 10, 2017

PARKER COUNTY JUSTICE CENTER RENAMED SHERIFF LARRY FOWLER LAW ENFORCEMENT CENTER

An Emotional Sheriff Fowler With County Judge Mark Riley

It was a surprise to Parker County Sheriff Larry Fowler when he learned the Parker County Commissioners Court were going to show up for what was described as a tour of the jail on the Monday, Jan 9 Commissioners Court Agenda.

  While the court did...

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Posted on: January 2, 2017

ELECTED OFFICIALS HONORED WITH SWEARING IN CEREMONY

Parker County’s newly elected and re-elected officials were ready with their right hands up at the 2017 Swearing in Ceremony in the County Court at Law 2 Courtroom of the Parker County Courthouse on Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017.

All of the officials will be s...Read on...

Posted on: November 30, 2016

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT - NOV. 28, 2016

  • Parker County Commissioners Court approved passing a resolution naming a bridge near Aledo after Hunter Corzine, grandson of former Aledo Superintendent Don Daniels. The two lost their lives in a car wreck in 2015  

  • Approved all plats other than items...
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Posted on: November 17, 2016

COURT RECEIVES POSITIVE TRANSPORTATION BOND FORECAST

Parker County’s transportation program is back driving forward with initial plans laid out at the Monday Nov. 14 Commissioners Court meeting.
With the desire to continue the county’s policy of transparency, County Judge Mark Riley asked the county’...Read on...

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Posted on: November 8, 2016

ELECTION RESULTS

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Posted on: September 30, 2016

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT - SEPT. 26, 2016

• Parker County Commissioners Court declared Oct. 2-8 as 4H week in Parker County and heard from several 4H students who explained to the court the importance and impact 4H has had on their lives.

• Help public hearing and adopted 2016-17 Parker County...Read on...

Posted on: September 19, 2016

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT - SEPT. 12, 2016

• Parker County Commissioners Court honored the country’s guiding legal document, the Constitution, declaring Sept. 17-23 as Constitution Week in Parker County at the request of the Daughters of the American Revolution.

• Approved all tax resale deeds....Read on...

Posted on: August 23, 2016

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT - AUG. 22, 2016

• Parker County Commissioners Court approved an order calling for a $76.2 million transportation bond.

• Approved all plats.

• Approved all purchasing items.

• Approved supplement to copier contract with Documation.

• Approved election judges ...Read on...

Posted on: August 8, 2016

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING - AUGUST 8, 2016

• Parker County Commissioners Court heard from Elections Administrator Don Markum in regards to the Nov. 8 general election the court formally ordered. Early voting begins on Oct. 24, 2016.

• Approved all tax resale deeds.

• Approved all purchasing ...Read on...

Posted on: August 1, 2016

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING - AUG. 1, 2016

• Parker County Commissioners Court heard a review of the County Judge’s 2016-17 Proposed Budget, which is a net decrease of $83,455 in total property tax revenue collected compared to the 2015-16 adopted budget.

• Heard report from Freese and Nichol...Read on...

Posted on: July 25, 2016

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING - JULY 25, 2016

• Parker County Commissioners Court heard a report from George Williford of First Southwest regarding financing for future county transportation projects. Commissioners Court has an Aug. 10th to Aug. 22nd window to consider ordering a bond election. If ca...Read on...

Posted on: July 14, 2016

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING - JULY 11, 2016

• Agreed to enter into discussions to contract with ESD 1 to assume responsibility for fire dispatch services.

• Authorized County Judge to sign tax resale deeds.

• Notified residents Precinct 3 will be pushing a fence row to improve visibility at 2...Read on...

Posted on: June 27, 2016

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING - JUNE 27, 2016

• Approved and Executed Amendment #1 to the Komatsu Architect Contract, RFQ PC14-38 and authorized Komatsu Architects to proceed with documentation for the repair/replacement of the Parker County Courthouse Roof, Clock and Cupola project.

• Approved al...Read on...

Posted on: June 16, 2016

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING - JUNE 13, 2016

• Parker County Commissioners Court honored and recognized 12-year-old Christian McPherson with the 911 Kid Hero Award for his heroic action during a dog attack on his little sister.

• Parker County Commissioners Court welcomed new Agriculture Extensio...Read on...

Posted on: May 23, 2016

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING - MAY 23, 2016

• Development in Parker County continues to pick up pace with Commissioners Court approving a total of 11 plats, consisting of preliminary plats, final plats, construction and maintenance letters of credit and revisions of lots in already platted developm...Read on...

Posted on: May 19, 2016

COSS FAMILY ADOPTS COUNTY ROAD

Picture of Commissioner Peacock with the Coss Family for adopting a county road

Parker County Precinct 2 Commissioner Craig Peacock gratefully stands with members of the Coss Family who have adopted a 2.3 mile section of county roadway beginning at Murray Road and FM 51 to 1051 Carter Road for the next two years. The Coss Family memb...Read on...

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Posted on: May 9, 2016

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING - MAY 9, 2016

• Commissioners Court approved a new Adopt A County Road section by the Coss Family, beginning at Murray Road from 51 to 1051 Carter Road for 2 years in Precinct 2.

• Commissioners Court approved a new Adopt A County Road section by the Marbut Family, ...Read on...

Posted on: April 26, 2016

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING - APRIL 25, 2016

• Parker County granted permission to the Weatherford Chamber of Commerce for use of the Community Room in the county’s Downtown Annex for Peach Festival, continuing a long standing tie between the Peach Festival and the old First Financial Bank Building,...Read on...

Posted on: March 27, 2016

PARKER COUNTY AND MORNINGSTAR DEVELOPMENT ANNOUNCE AGREEMENT ON NEW COURTHOUSE ANNEX SITE

Parker County Judge Mark Riley and Precinct 4 Commissioner Steve Dugan today announced that the new Morningstar Development in East Parker County has agreed to donate land for a new courthouse annex site.
“On behalf of the citizens of Parker County...Read on...

Posted on: April 12, 2016

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING - APRIL 11, 2016

• County Judge Mark Riley told the court the expected saving from refinancing a bond issuance will total $7.6 million over the life of the bond and $424,000 in annual savings. In addition, the county’s bond rating was published showing it to remain at an ...Read on...

Posted on: March 29, 2016

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING - MARCH. 28, 2016

• Parker County Commissioners Court heard from Elections Administrator Don Markum in regards to what was described as an overwhelming success, that being the March 1, 2016 Primary Election. Voter turnout was high with voters now able to vote at any pollin...Read on...

Posted on: February 28, 2016

COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETINGS STREAMED LIVE ON COUNTY WEBSITE

Parker County Commissioners Court meetings are now available via live stream and archived for viewing by the public at the county’s website, www.parkercountytx.com.
Residents can click on the “Stream Commissioners Court” link on the left side of th...Read on...

Posted on: April 18, 2011

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