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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.

 

Latest Water News for Mesquite Area
11/1/14 - WATERING UPDATE

 


 

Mesquite announces twice per month outdoor watering beginning November 1st.

The restrictions in Mesquite limit outdoor watering by residents and businesses with sprinklers or irrigation systems to twice monthly between November 1 and March 31, 2015.  MORE

No watering between 10AM and 6PM

As of 12/18 Lake Lavon is Down 12.93 feet
As of 12/18 Lake Ray Hubbard is Down 10.40 feet

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Water Updates:
Oct 23 - NTMWD Initiates Stage 3 "Seasonal" Water Press Release
Jun 5 - MUST READ - Texas Water IQ - Please Read
May 29 -
North Texas Municipal Water District Executive Director Calling For "ALL-IN TOGETHER" To Conserve Our Water Supply Turn OFF Your Automatic Sprinklers - Press Release

   
 
Frequently Called City Of Mesquite Phone Numbers
Main Number .............. 972-288-7711
Animal Services .............. 972-216-6283
Building Inspection .............. 972-216-6212
Environmental Code .............. 972-216-6276
Parks and Recreation .............. 972-216-6260
Planning and Zoning .............. 972-216-6216
Trash Collection/Recycling .............. 972-216-6284
Street/Alley Repair .............. 972-216-6282
Water Billing .............. 972-216-6208
Water Leaks/Sewer Back-ups .............. 972-216-6278
   
Latest News
12/18 - Plane crash with fatalities heading for Mesquite Airport. More
   
12-16 - Craig Wayne Boyd Wins The Voice! Congratulations. More
   
12-12 - Mesquite native Craig Wayne Boyd taps his roots on NBC's 'The Voice' semifinals More
   
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This Month's Tip - It is now Tornado Season - Five tips to stay safe during and after tornadoes - MORE

Jan. 31 - MESQUITE - Mesquite Symphony Orchestra Concert Mesquite Arts Center Concert Hall. www.mesquitesymphony.org 972/216-8127

Jan. 30-31 - MESQUITE - O'Reilly Outlaw Nationals Monster Trucks Begins at 7:30 p.m. Mesquite Arena, 1818 Rodeo Drive. www.mapmotorsports.com 972/285-8777

Jan. 24 -MESQUITE- Opal Lawrence Historical Park Tour Hours are 10 a.m.–1 p.m. 701 E. Kearney St. www.historicmesquite.org 972/216-6468

Jan. 23-25 - MESQUITE -Texas Tackle, Hunting and Boat Show Big Town Event Center. www.texastackleandhuntingshow.com 918/520-3474

Jan. 17 = MESQUITE - Ken Davis Chorale Concert Mesquite Arts Center Concert Hall, 1527 N. Galloway. www.kendavischorale.com 940/600-7459

Jan. 5-29 - MESQUITE - Mesquite Creative Arts Club Exhibit Mesquite Arts Center Main Gallery. www.mesquiteartscenter.org 972/216-6444

Dec. 1-Jan. 7 - MESQUITE - "Our People, Our Land, Our Images" This photographic exhibition features the work of indigenous artists from North America, Peru, Iraq and New Zealand. Main Gallery at Mesquite Arts Center. www.mesquiteartscenter.org 972/216-6444

Dec 31 - DALLAS - Big D NYE This event is the largest New Year's Eve celebration in the Central Time Zone. Victory Park. www.bigdnye.com

Dec 27- Jan 4 - DALLAS - Lone Star Circus' "Oh La La" Ring in the New Year with a circus extravaganza of acrobats, aerialists, hand balancers, jugglers, clowns and more. Rosewood Center for Family Arts, 5938 Skillman St. www.dct.org

Dec 25 - MESQUITE - City of Mesquite offices and services closed for the holiday

Dec 19 - GARLAND - Garland Symphony Orchestra: Holidays with the Symphony! Granville Arts Center. www.garlandsymphony.org 972/926-0611

 

 

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Highlights of 7/26 - Chili Cook Off at Duck Creek - More

12/27 - West Tawakoni, TX - 1st Annual Son of American Legion Legion Post #517. Held at 236 W State Hwy 276, West Tawakoni, TX. CASI rules apply. Entry fee $20, turn in 1:00PM. Chili Grind Only. Beans entry fee $5.00, turn in 12:00PM, 50/30/20. 50/50 drawing. Contract Larry @ 903-450-5541 or American Legion 903-447-4247. Robin McPeters 214- 803-3447

 

 

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