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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...

Transportation Website...
Posted on: November 8, 2016

ELECTION RESULTS

Election Results....
Posted on: August 11, 2016

COMMISSIONER PRECINCT 3 LARRY WALDEN REDUCES AIR EMISSIONS AND SAVES TAX DOLLARS

Commissioner Larry Walden with new Mack Truck

Parker County Commissioner Precinct 3 Larry Walden and Parker County resident Butch Mask, Sales Coordinator at Bruckner Mack Trucks in Fort Worth, look over the delivery of the precinct's new Mack Truck. It is the third of 5 new trucks the precinct will r...Read on...

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: April 15, 2016

TURN AROUND DON'T DROWN - A MESSAGE FROM PARKER COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT

Heavy rains with the possibility of flooding are possible at any point in the year. Watch video for potentially life saving information.

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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: March 15, 2016

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING - MARCH. 14, 2016

• Parker County Commissioners Court designated April as Child Abuse Awareness month and approval to fly the Child Abuse Awareness Flag during the month at the Courthouse, including designating April 8, 2016 as Go Blue Day, which is the national day to rec...Read on...

Posted on: March 15, 2016

COMMISSIONERS COURT HEARS UPDATE ON NEW I-20 INTERCHANGE AT CENTERPOINT ROAD

Parker County Judge Mark Riley and consultants from Freese and Nichols updated the Parker County Commissioners Court on the construction of frontage roads and a new interchange at I-20 at Centerpoint Road at the court’s Monday, March 14, regular meeting...Read on...

Posted on: February 23, 2016

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING – FEB. 22, 2016

• Parker County Commissioners Court made a move to refinance a portion of the county’s transportation bond debt at their Monday, Feb. 22 meeting. Through discussion with George Williford of FirstSouthwest, a division of Hilltop Securities, the court agree...Read on...

Posted on: February 9, 2016

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT - FEB. 8, 2016

• Parker County Commissioners Court set April 2, 2016 as County Wide Clean Up Day.

• Recognized the Parker County Historical Commission and heard a report on their activities from Parker County Historical Commission Secretary and Liaison Jonelle Bartol...Read on...

Posted on: January 28, 2016

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING - JAN. 25, 2016

• Parker County Commissioners Court approved Order 16-05 set forth by the Texas Legislature permitting the sale of fireworks to the public for Texas Independence Day with a sales period from Feb. 25 – March 2, San Jacinto Day with a sales period from Apri...Read on...

Posted on: January 26, 2016

TWO STEPS, ONE STICKER PHASE 2 BEGINNING MARCH 1, 2016

Parker County is stepping up to assist customers during the second year of the “Two Steps, One Sticker” program for vehicle inspection and registration.

Beginning on March 1, 2016, the transition year ends, and vehicles will have one convenient expir...Read on...

Posted on: January 12, 2016

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT - JAN. 11-12, 2016

• Parker County Commissioners Court approved Order 16-04 relating to where firearms may be carried in Parker County Governmental Buildings if the person has a license to carry. See attached documents including order at bottom of story.

• Commissioners ...Read on...

Order 16-04 and Related Court Documents...
Posted on: December 14, 2015

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT - DEC. 14, 2015

• Parker County Commissioners Court voted to cast the county’s allotment of votes to Richard Barrett and Cody Lane.

• Authorized County Judge, County Attorney and County Auditor to sign closing documents on the First Financial Bank Building at 101 N Ma...Read on...

Posted on: December 1, 2015

PARKER COUNTY HISTORICAL COMMISSION UNVIELS NEW WEBSITE

Parker County’s Historical Commission now has a web presence providing a glimpse into the history of the county which was founded in 1855.
Visitors can get to the site at http://www.parkerchc.org “Our development committee consisting of Gloria ...Read on...

Posted on: April 18, 2011

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Posted on: January 2, 2015

VISIT THE PARKER COUNTY PHOTO GALLERY

Check out the Parker County Photo Gallery at the link below.

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