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Posted on: November 23, 2022

Princeton Mayor “rings” in the holidays with The Salvation Army Mayoral Red Kettle Challenge

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 11-23-2022

PRINCETON, TEXAS: Ring in the holidays with the City of Princeton! On Friday, December 9 from 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM, Mayor Brianna Chacón and community volunteers will participate in The Salvation Army Ma...

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Posted on: November 1, 2022

Enjoy Breakfast with Santa at the Community Center

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 11-1-2022

PRINCETON, TEXAS: Celebrate the beginning of the holiday season by enjoying breakfast with Santa right here in Princeton! On Saturday, December 10 from 9:00 AM to noon, the City of Princeton will host a festive breakfast su...

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Posted on: October 25, 2022

City of Princeton Installs Smart Solar Street Lights to Promote Sustainability

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 10-25-2022

The City of Princeton, Texas installed thirty-seven Smart off-grid solar street lights in the Princeton Municipal Park surrounding the Municipal Center. In efforts to improve energy resilience and promote sustainable alter...

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Posted on: October 14, 2022

Celebrate Texas Arbor Day by planting trees along Tickey Creek

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 10-14-2022 

PRINCETON, TEXAS: On Friday, November 4 in celebration of Texas Arbor Day, over 1,200 trees will be planted along Tickey Creek in J.M. Caldwell Sr. Community Park. Funded by the PepsiCo Green Team, the Forests to...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 12, 2022

Jean Suplick hosts wildlife presentations at library

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 10-12-2022

PRINCETON, TEXAS: Certified Texas Master Naturalist Jean Suplick will be sharing her love and knowledge of birds at the Lois Nelson Public Library in her presentations “Common Wading Birds of North Central Texas&...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 28, 2022

City of Princeton will spray for mosquitos on September 29

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 9-28-2022

PRINCETON, TEXAS: The City of Princeton received confirmation that one mosquito pool tested “positive” for West Nile Virus (WNV). The location is near East College Street. In response, the city will spra...

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Posted on: September 27, 2022

Lois Nelson Public Library dedicates memorial bench to Cathy Dunkel

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 9-27-2022

PRINCETON, TEXAS: On Tuesday, October 4 at 8:30 A.M., the Lois Nelson Public Library will hold a memorial bench dedication ceremony to honor the late Library Director Cathy Dunkel. Prior to her retirement in August 2021, Ca...

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Posted on: September 20, 2022

City of Princeton hosts Town Hall Meeting on 2nd Street Reconstruction

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 9-20-2022

PRINCETON, TEXAS: The City of Princeton will host a Town Hall meeting on Tuesday, September 27 from 6:30 P.M. to 7:30 P.M. to discuss the reconstruction of 2nd Street from US 380 North to College Street. The meeting will be...

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Posted on: September 16, 2022

Princeton Police Department: Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Friday, September 16, 2022

The Princeton Police Department has conducted a thorough investigation into the incident that occurred on Saturday, September 10, 2022 at the Lovelady High School Homecoming Dance. Investigators were unabl...

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Posted on: September 20, 2022

Princeton Community Development Corporation partners with Meals on Wheels Collin County

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 9-20-2022

PRINCETON, TEXAS: The Princeton Community Development Corporation (CDC) is excited to announce its partnership with Meals on Wheels Collin County. Through this partnership, the Steven and Judy Deffibaugh Community Center wi...

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Posted on: September 12, 2022

Mike Petrick to host "Some Rare and Colorful Birds of Texas" presentation at library

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 9-12-2022  ? 

PRINCETON, TEXAS: Certified Texas Master Naturalist Mike Petrick will be sharing his love of birding and photography at the Lois Nelson Public Library on September 19, 2022, at 10:00 A.M. His program, ...

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Posted on: September 11, 2022

Princeton Police Department: Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 9-11-2022

PRINCETON, TEXAS: On Saturday, September 10, 2022, the Princeton Police Department responded to Lovelady High School Homecoming dance reference students indicating that they had seen a threat on social media of a person wit...

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Posted on: September 6, 2022

City of Princeton celebrates National Night Out

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 9-6-2022

City of Princeton celebrates National Night Out

PRINCETON, TEXAS: On October 4, 2022, neighborhoods throughout the City of Princeton are invited to join neighbors across the country in celebrating the 39th Annual Nat...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 30, 2022

Patriot Day Ceremony to be held at Princeton Municipal Center

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 8-30-2022

Patriot Day Ceremony to be held at Princeton Municipal Center

PRINCETON, TEXAS: On September 11 at 7:30 A.M., the VFW Bois D’Arc Post 9167, Princeton Fire Department and Princeton Police Department will hold a Patr...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 25, 2022

The Nature Conservancy's Brandon Belcher to present at Lois Nelson Public Library

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 8-25-2022

The Nature Conservancy’s Brandon Belcher to present at Lois Nelson Public Library 

PRINCETON, TEXAS: On Thursday, September 8th at 2:00 PM, Brandon Belcher will present “Bringing North Texas Prai...

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Posted on: August 25, 2022

City of Princeton "Spreads the Hope" for annual Peanut Butter Drive

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 8-25-2022 

City of Princeton “Spreads the Hope” for annual Peanut Butter Drive 

PRINCETON, TEXAS: The City of Princeton is excited to announce its partnership with North Texas Food Bank (NTFB) for its annual Peanut B...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 9, 2022

Princeton Fire Department to Host CPR/AED Awareness Classes

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 8-9-2022 

Princeton Fire Department to Host CPR/AED Awareness Classes

PRINCETON, TEXAS: The Princeton Fire Department is offering CPR/AED and Fire Safety Education classes to those who live and work in Princeton. Classes will...

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Posted on: February 4, 2022

The City of Princeton is setting up an Overnight Warming Shelter

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 2-4-22

Princeton, Texas: On Friday, February 4 through Saturday, February 5, 2022 , The City of Princeton will be setting up a Warming Shelter at City Hall located at 123 W Princeton Drive, for residents who have lost power and need ...

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Posted on: January 3, 2022

The City of Princeton is hosting a job fair in collaboration with Workforce Solutions of North Centr

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 1-3-22 

The City of Princeton is hosting a job fair in collaboration with Workforce Solutions of North Central Texas 

A Workforce Solutions mobile unit will be on site to help people apply for jobs with the city.

Prin...

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Posted on: December 20, 2021

City of Princeton Host Blood Drive for National Blood Donor Month

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 12-20-21 

City of Princeton Host Blood Drive for National Blood Donor Month

Donate blood in Princeton with Carter BloodCare

Princeton, Texas: On Tuesday, January 25, 2022 City of Princeton is hosting a Blood Drive for National...

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Posted on: December 1, 2021

City of Princeton Annual Toy Drive

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 12-01-21

City of Princeton Annual Toy DriveResident can donate an unwrapped toy for Toys for Tots

Princeton, Texas: On Monday, November 29, 2021 City of Princeton launched its annual toy drive to support the Marine Toys for Tots Progr...

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Posted on: November 13, 2021

Tragedy Strikes The Princeton Fire Department

PRINCETON FIRE DEPARTMENT

PRESS RELEASE

November 13th, 2021 

TRAGEDY STRIKES PRINCETON FIRE DEPARTMENT

The Princeton Fire Department is in mourning after suffering the tragic loss of one of our own on November 12th, 2021. Deputy Chief John “...

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Posted on: October 11, 2021

City of Princeton Launches App

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 10-11-21 

City of Princeton Launches AppResident can register through the app and submit requests for a variety of issues.

Princeton, Texas: On Monday, October 18, 2021 City of Princeton launches app that is a real time, publ...

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Posted on: October 1, 2021

The City of Princeton Implements CivicReady® Mass Notification Solution

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 10-1-21 

The City of Princeton Implements CivicReady® Mass Notification Solution

Service Enables Multi-Channel Distribution of Urgent and Routine Citizen Communications

Princeton, Texas: Monday, October 4, 2021 &nd...

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Posted on: October 1, 2021

Princeton Police Launch New tip411 Anonymous Tip System for Customized Crime-Fighting

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 10-1-21 

Princeton Police Launch New tip411 Anonymous Tip System for Customized Crime-Fighting

Innovative new Princeton PD app helps better connect police with the public

Princeton, Texas: On Monday, October 4, 2021 The Prince...

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Posted on: July 2, 2021

The City of Princeton Fire Department will host Station #3 Grand Opening

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 7-2-21 

The City of Princeton Fire Department will host Station #3 Grand Opening

New Aerial Ladder Apparatus Push-In Ceremony

Princeton, Texas: On Friday, July 9th the Princeton Fire Department will host a Station Opening and ...

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Posted on: June 8, 2021

Princeton Warrant Round-Up

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Princeton Warrant Round-UpCanned Food Donation to Princeton Food Pantry at Faith Baptist Church

Princeton, Texas: On Monday, May 26, 2001 the Princeton Municipal Court kicked off a warrant round-up to collect debt owed on outstanding warrants. Residents we...

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