Sept. 7, 2020

Deadline for Parks Master Plan Survey drawing near

The Parks Master Plan Survey was designed to receive input from Sunnyvale residents on the Parks and Recreation planning efforts for the next five to ten years. The Survey was published to the Town's website on July 30 and postcards were mailed out to all residences.

As of Aug. 28, the response rate sits at only 21.8%. The deadline to complete the Parks Master Plan Survey is Monday, Sept. 7.

If you have not yet taken the Parks Master Plan Survey, please consider taking it. The Town is dedicated to developing the future of it's parks with YOU in mind.

The survey can be accessed by clicking on the picture to the right.

Sunnyvale Animal Shetler sets records for month of August

The month of August was deemed a record month for the Sunnyvale Animal Shelter. Animal Control Officer Frank Locke noted a record number of calls for service in the month of August that doubled that of July. Officer Locke also recorded a live release rate of 100% as well.

No animals at the Sunnyvale Animal Shelter were euthanized during the month of August!

If you are interested in adopting a furry friend from the Sunnyvale Animal Shelter, please contact Frank at (214) 862-4525. Be sure to check out the shelter's Facebook page; animals are updated almost daily.

Chamber of Commerce Virtual Luncheon

The Sunnyvale Chamber of Commerce will host their Fourth Quarter Virtual Luncheon on Wednesday, Sept. 16 from 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

An update from Sunnyvale ISD Superintendent Doug Williams will be given along with a special performance by SISD's "Daybreak."

The Zoom meeting invitation will be posted closer to the date of the meeting and will be shared accordingly.

For questions, contact Membership Director Tammy Hawkes by phone or email - (214) 809-5615 or

Public hearings for budget and tax rate

Public hearings for both the Town’s 2020/2021 Budget and Tax Rate will be held at the Council Meeting scheduled for 7 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 14. The Council will vote on both items at their meeting on Sept. 17 at 7 p.m. and Sept. 18 at 9 a.m. (second reading).

The budget proposed by the Town Manager and Budget Committtee calls for a tax rate that is the same rate as the prior year: $0.4567.

To participate, please access the zoom link on the agenda, which will be posted on the Town website by Friday morning, Sept. 11. You may also call into the meeting or attend in person at Town Hall. For questions, click HERE.

Complete the US Census here

Please click this button to complete the US Census. They will ask for your ID, which is on materials they mailed to you. If you do not have this number, please use the option to enter your address.

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