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Check here to find general neighborhood planning updates, special recognition for community leaders, information on events and programs that impact neighborhoods, and long-range planning efforts! 

"Together we can continue the dream of  Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr."

MLK Event (1)

The Rowlett Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Commission is hosting the 3rd annual City of Rowlett Martin Luther King, Jr. Day celebration. Join us Saturday, January 13 at the Rowlett Community Centre from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.

The Commission is accepting participants for the Continuing the Dream Contest. Submit your school or group's unique interpretation of how Dr. King's dream continues. Participants will be showcased at the event.

Continuing the Dream Contest Submission Form 

2023 Rowlett Bee City USA Seminar Series-Free Event 

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The City of Rowlett and Keep Rowlett Beautiful are hosting a workshop that will teach you about the importance of Bees and Pollinators for our food safety. Why safeguarding pollinator habitat is critical to overall ecosystem health; and how you can help create environments that provide safe public and home habitats. You will also learn about native plants and how to build a pollinator habitat.

The workshop will take place Saturday, September 30, 2023 at the Rowlett Community Center (5300 Main Street) Room C, from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Sign up by using the QR-CODE or click here 

2023 Celebrate DiversCity-Free Event

Mark your calendars for a fantastic event happening on Saturday, October 21st, from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the beautiful Rowlett Downtown Green. DiversCity is a vibrant and inclusive festival that embraces the richness of cultures and promotes unity within our community.

When: Saturday, October 21st  

Where: Rowlett Downtown Green (4011 Main Street)

Time: 4 to 7 p.m.

2023  Public Safety and Community Preparedness Expo-Free Event

When: November 4, 2023

Where: Rowlett Community Centre

Time: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

2023 Tri-City Neighborhood Summit


When: November 11, 2023

Where: Garland Fire Admin Building, 1500 Highway 66

Time: 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Go here for more information and to register!

2023 Rowlett Smart Yard: Conservation of our natural resources 

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Visit the Rowlett Bee City USA website to find out more about healthy habitats for pollinators and selective Native North Texas plants that you can add to your garden to help attract pollinators. 


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Rowlett HOAs and Neighborhood Groups, we want to get to know you! Register your Neighborhood with us today and stay in tune with neighborhood news, events, programs, new development, and emergency outreach. register now! neighborhood resources Opens in new window

Block Party Trailer Rental

The Block Party Trailer is now available for rent. The trailer has everything you will need to build community and meet your neighbors! 

Got an Idea?

If you have an idea for a neighborhood program, event, or initiative that you think would strengthen neighborhood livability and increase community cohesion, Email us at, or call us at 469-969-2404. Have other questions or comments? Reach out to the Action Center to see which City department would be best suited to handle your question or comment, or submit your ideas on the Community Voice page.