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Sgt. Gregory L. Hunter 7th Annual
Registration is underway for the Sgt. Gregory L. Hunter 7th Annual "Remember The Fallen" Memorial Golf Tournament that will take place Friday, Oct. 3, 2014, at Tangle Ridge Golf Club, 818 Tangle Ridge Drive.
Posted Date: 8/22/2014
AirHogs Wrap Up 2014 Season with Home Games
Last chance to come out to the ball game! Don't miss out on summer specials at Grand Prairie’s QuikTrip Park as the AirHogs wrap up the 2014 season. Check out the schedule...
Posted Date: 8/22/2014
GPPD Offering Free Basic Self-Defense Course for Female Residents
Grand Prairie Police is offering Grand Prairie female residents ages 13 and older free basic self-defense training Oct.6-9. Space is limited...
Posted Date: 8/22/2014
Learn how to get your fall garden in shape, with a free workshop series by city horticulturist Susan Henson.
Posted Date: 8/22/2014
Brother Blue Team Bass Tournament
The Grand Prairie Police Association is having thier 10th annual Brother Blue Team Bass Tournament Saturday, Sept. 27.
Posted Date: 8/21/2014
Bark to School Adoption Special at Prairie Paws
Does your child need a study buddy (or someone to blame for his missing homework)? Check out the Bark to School adoption special at the Grand Prairie Animal Shelter...
Posted Date: 8/18/2014
The Warmack Branch hosts Second Saturday Stitchers, a once-a-month chance for needleworkers to meet and vist.
Posted Date: 8/14/2014
Grand Prairie School Zone Flashers to be Tested Aug. 18
School zone flashers will be tested 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, in preparation for the new school year.
Posted Date: 8/14/2014
Lucas Miller, the singing zoologist, appears in two free shows on Sept. 26.
Posted Date: 8/13/2014
National Night Out 2014
Grand Prairie residents are partnering up with the Grand Prairie Police Department during the 31st Annual National Night Out on Tuesday, Oct. 7...
Posted Date: 8/12/2014
Fourth Annual Hatch Chile Festival at Grand Prairie Farmers Market
It’s that time of year again! Come celebrate Grand Prairie’s festive, family atmosphere with the 4th annual Hatch Chile Festival at Farmers Market on Saturday, Aug. 23...
Posted Date: 8/11/2014
UPDATE: Adoption Fees Waived on Empty the Shelter Day, Aug. 16
Update - Aug. 18: During Empty the Shelter Day, 57 dogs and 24 cats were adopted from Prairie Paws. Only 2 adoptable dogs and 15 adoptable cats were left in the shelter.
Posted Date: 8/11/2014
Badges & Books at the Main Library
Meet the police officers of your community and learn about the equipment they use at Badges & Books.
Posted Date: 8/7/2014
City Council Action for Aug. 5, 2014, and Minutes for July 15, 2014
View the Grand Prairie City Council Action for August 5, 2014, and the Minutes for July 15, 2014.
Posted Date: 8/6/2014
Notice of 2014 Tax Year Proposed Property Tax Rate for City of Grand Prairie
A tax rate of $0.669998 per $100 valuation has been proposed for adoption by the governing body of City of Grand Prairie.
Posted Date: 8/6/2014
Solicitation of Bids for Tax Foreclosure Properties
The City of Grand Prairie requests bids for the purchase of the following listed Tax Foreclosure properties.
Posted Date: 8/5/2014 8:00 AM
Alliance Skate Park Hosts Skate Program for Disabled
Wheelchairs will flip and spin at Alliance Skate Park, 1002 Lone Star Parkway, on Wednesday, Aug. 13, 6-8 p.m. at a new WCMX Program for people with disabilities.
Posted Date: 8/4/2014
Get Fit GP Spotlight: Healthy Home Awareness Month
This month we take a look at a holistic approach for preventing diseases and injuries that result from housing-related hazards.
Posted Date: 8/4/2014
New!  August 2014 Upcoming Events
Great Uptown Theater shows, AirHogs baseball, library programs, Verizon shows and more are coming to Grand Prairie in August...
Posted Date: 8/1/2014 10:15 AM
Savor Summer at Grand Prairie Farmers Market This August
The end of summer may be in sight, but the Grand Prairie Farmers Market, 120 W. Main St., still has plenty of warm-weather fun planned...
Posted Date: 8/1/2014
City Council Agenda and Agenda Packet for August 5, 2014
View the Grand Prairie City Council agenda and agenda packet for August 5, 2014.
Posted Date: 8/1/2014
Dog Days of Summer Adoption Special At Prairie Paws This August
School’s out, the sun is shining and summer is in full swing. You’ve got nothing to do and nowhere to go…ah, the dog days of summer are upon us...
Posted Date: 8/1/2014
Warmack Branch  Offers Family Yoga Session
Warmack Library presents Family Yoga program.
Posted Date: 7/31/2014
Message from the Mayor (NEW UPDATE 7/31/14) - Unaccompanied Children from the Border
On Thursday, July 31, 2014, Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins announced that no Dallas County sites would be needed for housing unaccompanied minors who have entered the United States illegally due to a lessening need...
Posted Date: 7/31/2014
NEW!  August 2014 Pipeline Newsletter
Read the August Pipeline newsletter to learn more about the Flight of the Monarch Festival, Kids fishing day, AirHogs family eeal, Trash Off, Fall gardening classes, Taste of Grand Prairie and more...
Posted Date: 7/28/2014 10:00 AM
Grand Prairie a Possible Location for Temporary Shelter for Unaccompanied Children
UPDATE: On Thursday, July 31, 2014, Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins announced that no Dallas County sites would be needed for housing unaccompanied minors who have entered the United States illegally due to a lessening need. Questions and comments should be directed to Judge Jenkins office.
Posted Date: 7/25/2014
Latest Edition of The Summit Newsletter
The August 2014 edition of The Summit newsletter is available to view.
Posted Date: 7/24/2014