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Posted on: January 20, 2017

Press Release Walmart Bomb Threat

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 MIDLOTHIAN, TEXAS: (17MP003325) On Thursday January 19, 2017 at approximately 7:25pm, the Northern Ellis Emergency Dispatch received a call from a male who stated that there was a bomb at the Midlothian Walmart.  Officers were dispatche...

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Posted on: January 16, 2017

Fire Department Alert

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The Midlothian Fire Department received notification from a local business that an individual was soliciting funds for the Association of Firefighters and Paramedics. Please note that neither the Midlothian Fire Department nor the City of Midlothian is af...

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Posted on: December 30, 2016

Burn Permit Required for Any Outdoor Burning

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Any outdoor burning (including bonfires) inside the
City Limits requires a burn permit issued by the Fire Marshal.  Outdoorburning may only be conducted one hour after sunrise to one hour before
sunset.  Outdoor burning at night is p...

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Additional Information
Posted on: December 20, 2016

Turn Off Automatic Sprinklers in Winter

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As freezing temperatures move in during the
winter months, we are asking everyone to turn off their automatic sprinklersystems, especially those with automatic timers set to run overnight. Run-off
or overspray from the sprinklers can cause ice accumul...

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Posted on: October 21, 2016

Hand-Held Wireless Communication Devices Prohibited

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In May 2016 the City Council approved Ordinance 2016-12 which updated the Code of Ordinances Chapter 12 "Traffic and Vehicles" by adding Article 12.05 titled “Use of Hand-held Wireless Communications Device While Operating a Motor Vehicle Prohibited.”

Click here for more information on Ord. 2016-12.
Posted on: November 23, 2016

Bag Your Recycling


On January 4, 2017, the first recycling day of the new year, Waste connections will begin tagging recycling bins for those not using the required clear bags. Please help Keep Midlothian Beautiful and use your bags!