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April 27, 2010 by Randy Keck

Invitation to Bid on construction for the City of Aledo, Parker County, Texas on:

Rehabilitation of a portion of existing 6” Sanitary Sewer in Hidden Valley Drive. The work consists of approximately 900 LF of removal and replacement of existing 6" sanitary sewer line with 8” sanitary sewer line, removal and replacement of 4 manholes, construction of 1 manhole, and associated appurtenances. The work is to include furnishing of all labor, materials, equipment, and performing all work necessary for the construction and other associated improvements detailed in the contract documents and specifications.

City of Aledo Notice of Public Hearings

April 19, 2010 by Randy Keck

Notice is hereby given that the Planning and Zoning Commission and the City Council of the City of Aledo, Parker County, Texas will conduct public hearings in the Aledo Community Center, 104 Robinson Court , Aledo, Texas.
First Public Hearing Planning and Zoning Commission
Location: Aledo Community Center
104 Robinson Court
Aledo, Texas 76008
Date: Tuesday, May 11, 2010
Time: 7:00 P.M.

Second Public Hearing City Council Meeting
Location: Aledo Community Center
104 Robinson Court
Aledo, Texas 76008

Date: Thursday, May 27, 2010
Time: 7:00 P.M.

A chat with David Barton

April 16, 2010 by Dominic Genetti

David Barton established Aledo-based WallBuilders.

The full story on his organization is in this week's edition of The Community News.

Teachers get pied for charity

April 16, 2010 by Dominic Genetti

Vandagriff Elementary School students raised money for the Jump Rope for Heart Fundraiser. As a reward, students got to pie their teachers.

Pct. 4 Justice of the Peace title up for grabs tonight

April 13, 2010 by Dominic Genetti

After months of campaigning, it all comes down to tonight.

Who will take the title in Parker County as Precinct 4 Justice of the Peace?

Will it be the 85-year-old incumbent Melvin Simons or will it be 50-year-old attorney Lynn Marie Johnson?

Follow The Community News tonight at with live updates as the votes are tallied.

You'll be the first to see the numbers and who's winning the race as it heats up in its final hours.


April 13, 2010 by Randy Keck


To the Registered Voters of Aledo, Texas:

Notice is hereby given that the polling places listed below will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 8, 2010, for voting in a general election to elect the positions of Mayor, City Council Place 2, and City Council Place 4.


Aledo Community Center
108 Robbins Lane
Aledo, TX 76008

Early voting by personal appearance shall be conducted beginning on April 26, 2010 and continuing through May 4, 2010 at the Aledo Community Center, 104 Robinson Court, Aledo, Texas 76008 on each day that is not a Saturday, Sunday, or state holiday at the following times:

Monday, April 26, 2010: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, April 27, 2010:8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Ride for Heroes approaching, Sheriff advises bicycle safety

April 8, 2010 by Dominic Genetti

Caution is advised when cycling down Parker County roads.

FM-1187 project progressing

April 8, 2010 by Dominic Genetti

Sixty percent of the FM-1187 plan has been submitted to TXDOT. Bids are slated to go out next year.

Bearcats lose to Midlothian in playoffs...again

April 5, 2010 by Dominic Genetti

The Bearcats lost to Midlothian for the second consecutive year in soccer.

Aledo City Council updated on Willow Park's wastewater plant request

April 5, 2010 by Dominic Genetti

Willow Park wants to build a wastewater treatment plant in Aledo's ETJ. Instead of consulting with city officials, Willow Park went straight to the TCEQ.

Sports Calendar

Monday, April 27

  • Aledo Bearcats JV at Granbury, 6:00 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen vs. Granbury at AHS Baseball Field, 6:00 pm. *District Game

Tuesday, April 28

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Granbury, 7:00 pm. *District Game

Friday, May 1

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Cleburne at AHS Baseball Field, JV 5:00 pm and Varsity 7:30 pm. *District Game and Senior Night
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Cleburne, 5:00 pm. *District Game

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