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Posted on: February 12, 2016

PARKER COUNTY VOTER REGISTRATION UP; EARLY VOTING AT COUNTY WIDE POLLING LOCATIONS STARTS FEB. 16

Parker County’s new county wide polling approval will allow a new record number of registered voters the opportunity to cast their ballots in the upcoming primary elections with early voting starting Feb. 16.
Elections Administrator Don Markum said t...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: November 25, 2015

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT - NOV. 23, 2015

• Parker County’s County Wide Vote Centers were a huge success with 31% of voters using a polling location outside of their precinct. There were 6,318 votes cast in the Nov. 3 election. In 2013’s November election there were 3,982 votes cast. The court vo...Read on...

Posted on: November 10, 2015

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING - NOVEMBER 9, 2015

• Parker County’s Commissioners Court, at Monday’s regular meeting, approved expanding the courthouse traffic study to include pedestrian safety with an eye towards finding solutions to the dangers that face pedestrians coming and going from the Parker Co...Read on...

Posted on: October 28, 2015

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING - OCTOBER 26, 2015

• Approved expansion of a traffic study for the East Loop to include traffic flow into and out of Weatherford along US 180 and FM 51 as well as the Courthouse Square.

• Authorized advertising for bids on Emergency Vehicle Equipment and Installation. ...Read on...

Posted on: June 12, 2015

RILEY ELECTED CHAIR OF REGIONAL TRANSPORTATION COUNCIL

PRESS RELEASE

Contact: Amanda Wilson

(817) 695-9284

awilson@nctcog.org

Riley Elected Chair of Regional Transportation Council

June 12, 2015 (Arlington, Texas) – Parker County Judge Mark Riley was elected chair of the ...Read on...

Posted on: April 18, 2011

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Posted on: October 28, 2011

WEBSITE PERSONALIZATION NOW AVAILABLE

By clicking “Log In” on the MyDashboard bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyDashboard. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and keywords that they’d like to see...Read on...

Posted on: August 18, 2015

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING - JUNE 22, 2015

Summary of Commissioners Court Meeting – June 22, 2015

• Received recognition and plaque from the Texas Department of Health Services and the Texas Council on Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke for working to prevent and control heart disease, str...Read on...

Posted on: August 18, 2015

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING - JUNE 16, 2015

Summary of Commissioners Court Meeting – June 16, 2015

• Heard road and bride budget information from the Auditor and Commissioners.

*This is a summary of Commissioners Court, not the official Minutes of Commissioners Court*Read on...

Posted on: August 18, 2015

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING - JUNE 15, 2015

Summary of Commissioners Court Meeting – June 15, 2015

• Heard capital and non-capital budget requests from county offices and departments.

• Heard presentations from offices requesting additional full time or part-time employees in the 2015-1...Read on...

Posted on: June 22, 2015

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING - JUNE 9, 2015

• Heard overview of budget.

• Heard presentations from offices requesting additional full time or part-time employees in the 2015-16 budget.

• Heard from representatives of Emergency Service Districts 1, 3, 6, 7 and 9 regarding the county’s plan to ...Read on...

Posted on: June 22, 2015

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING - MAY 26, 2015

• Commissioners Court approved a plan which will allow voters to vote at any county polling location on Election Day, just as they are able to do during early voting. Up until this decision, voters had to vote at their specific voting precinct location on...Read on...

Posted on: June 22, 2015

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING - MAY 11, 2015

• Commissioners Court approved a grant contract presented by Precinct 3 Commissioner Larry Walden between his precinct and the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. The Emission Reduction Incentive Grant is worth $177,000 in funding to replace two hi...Read on...

Posted on: April 27, 2015

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING - APRIL 27, 2015

• Commissioners Court approved an Amendment to the East I-20 Interchange Contract with Freese and Nichols providing funding for right of way acquisition, strictly for the I-20 Interchange and access roads. The amendment also provides funding for c...Read on...

Posted on: April 13, 2015

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING - APRIL 13, 2015

• Commissioners Court approved an addendum to the Communications Concept agreement allowing Parker County Building and Grounds to take over a portion of the audio/visual upgrades to the Commissioners Courtroom at the County Courthouse, which is estimated ...Read on...

Posted on: April 6, 2015

APRIL IS CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION MONTH - REPORT SUSPECTED CHILD ABUSE

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month. Please report suspected child abuse. Reports can be made by calling 1-800-252-5400 or by visiting https://www.txabusehotline.org. Reports can be made anonymously.

Additional Info...
Posted on: March 24, 2015

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING - MARCH. 23, 2015

• Commissioners Court honored local historian, author and found of the Parker County Abandoned Cemetery Association, Mary Kemp with a proclamation. Proclaiming it Mary Kemp Day in Parker County.

• Approved a proclamation honoring Weatherford City Man...Read on...

Posted on: March 9, 2015

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING - MARCH. 9, 2015

• Commissioners Court narrowed down to two, the number of companies that the court will select from for repair and replacement of the Parker County Courthouse roof and clock. The two companies, KBL Restoration and Premier Metal Works will submit proposals...Read on...

Posted on: March 2, 2015

SUMMARY OF COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING - MARCH. 2, 2015

• Commissioners Court moved forward with the plan to video and make available to the public on the county’s website, meetings of Commissioners Court, with unanimous approval to authorize the signing of a contract with Granicus.

• Authorized the advert...Read on...

Posted on: January 2, 2015

VISIT THE PARKER COUNTY PHOTO GALLERY

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

Photo Gallery...