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Welcome to AboutMesquite.com. Our commitment is to bringing the City of Mesquite, Texas, surrounding communities of Garland, Sunnyvale, Terrell, Forney and Balch Springs residents the most up to date information on current events, community life and many great resource links.

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News Release 5/1/17 - Support Mesquite

Mesquite, TX – May 1, 2017 – The City of Mesquite is offering the public free vehicle decals to help promote the new traffic safety campaign called Drive Like Your Family Lives Here.

  • The free vehicle decals are available in English and Spanish at these locations while supplies last: In the lobby of Mesquite Municipal Center, 1515 N. Galloway Avenue
  • At the City Council Chambers, Water Billing Office and Property Tax Office at Mesquite City Hall, 757 N. Galloway Avenue
  • At both Mesquite Public Libraries, 300 West Grubb Drive and 2600 Oates Drive
  • In the lobby of the Mesquite Police Station, 777 N. Galloway Avenue
  • In the lobby of Mesquite Community Services, 1616 N. Galloway Avenue
 

Mayor Stan Pickett said, "We are excited to offer this opportunity for citizens to be a part of this campaign and help us share the message of the importance of traffic safety."

 
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BEAUTIFUL PHOTO CARD SETS - Each Set Consists of: (5) 6"x 4" Glossy Photos mounted on (5) Blank Textured Photo Cards - (5) Matching Textured Envelopes. Photos by famous Royse City photographer R. Testa. Click Here
 
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Watering of lawns/landscapes is limited to twice weekly. Click Here

No watering between 10AM and 6PM

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1/14/17 - Water Supply and Demand Projections - Read

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Things to Help Residents of Mesquite
Frequently Called City Of Mesquite Phone Numbers & Links
Main Number ... 972-288-7711   Street/Alley Repair ...

972-216-6282 or
Request Repair Online Form

Animal Services ... 972-216-6283   Water Billing ... 972-216-6208
Building Inspection ... 972-216-6212   Water Leaks/Sewer Back-ups ... 972-216-6278
Environmental Code ... 972-216-6276   Request Yard Waste Collection ... Online Forms
Parks and Recreation ... 972-216-6260   Question of Concern for the City ... Online Form
Planning and Zoning ... 972-216-6216   Open Data Portal for City of Mesquite ... Click Here
Trash Collection ... 972-216-6284   Report Code Violation ... Click Here
       
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AUGUST

Mesquite

MESQUITE: Aug. 4-6, 11-13, 18-20 "Once Upon a Mattress" Mesquite Community Theater presents a hilarious and raucous adaptation of "The Princess and the Pea" with a teenage cast. This delightful musical puts an entirely new spin on the original fairy tale by Jay Thompson, Dean Fuller, and Marshall Barer, with music by Mary Rodgers and lyrics by Marshal Barer. Mesquite Arts Center Black Box Theatre, 1527 N. Galloway Ave. mesquitecommunitytheatre.com 972/216-8126

MESQUITE: Aug. 5, 12, 19, 26 Mesquite Championship Rodeo Don't miss the toughest cowboys around the world as they compete with the strongest horses, steers, and bulls in the country. You'll see calf-roping, barrel racing, bronc busting, bull riding—all of the traditional rodeo events, in air-conditioned comfort. Mesquite Arena, 1818 Rodeo Dr. mesquiterodeo.com 972/285-8777

MESQUITE: Aug. 12 Doggie Splash Day All dogs and their owners are welcome at this annual event. This event is a great opportunity for dogs and their owners to cool off, compete for prizes, or just play at the pool. All dogs will be required to show proof of current vaccinations and must be accompanied by a responsible person 16 and older. Vanston Pool, 2913 Oates Dr. cityofmesquite.com/pard 972/216-6260

MESQUITE: Aug. 26-27 Halloween and HauntFest Show If you love Halloween, this family-friendly convention is for you. Learn how to throw the scariest Halloween party, make the coolest costume, and have the best decorated home in the neighborhood. Enjoy demos, activities, sellers and exhibitors, presentations, classes, and more. Mesquite Convention Center and Exhibit Hall, 1750 Rodeo Dr. halloweenandhaunt.com 949/427-0255

DALLAS

DALLAS: Feb. 11-Sep. 4 "Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed" This exhibition brings together more than 200 authentic artifacts and immersive environments to explore the astonishing accomplishments of one of the most powerful indigenous Mesoamerican civilizations, which still has millions of living descendants today. Perot Museum, 2201 N. Field St. perotmuseum.org

DALLAS: May 20-Aug. 20 "Roni Horn" This new summer show features large-scale, cast-glass works by the American artist. For her Nasher show, eight large-scale cylindrical cast glass sculptures of varying colors will occupy the museum's main gallery. It will be the artist's first U.S. museum presentation of her work since 2010 and the first to focus specifically on her cast glass sculpture. Nasher Sculpture Center, 2001 Flora St. nashersculpturecenter.org

 

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