Experienced Financial Services Expert Added to Staff

New Assistant City Manager Touts 17-year Municipal Experience A highly-experienced professional in municipal government with a widely-recognized concentration in accounting and financial management has joined the City of Celina as Assistant City Manager. Karla Stovall, who began her public sector career in 2002, served as Chief Financial Officer for the Town of Little Elm beforeContinue reading “Experienced Financial Services Expert Added to Staff”

Community-Minded Restauranteurs Face a Grassy Foe

When Matt Elgiar and Jake Guevara offered the City of Celina their help, they probably did not anticipate a grueling, exhausting, draining, sweat-inducing, five-hour battle with weeds. But that’s exactly what happened. Both are managers at the under-construction Bongo Beaux’s Bourre Palace & Cajun Kitchen which is slated for a mid-September opening at 218 W.Continue reading “Community-Minded Restauranteurs Face a Grassy Foe”

Town Hall Meeting Enhances Two-Way Communication

Residents’ questions to be addressed at July 30 session Excitement is building throughout the City as the second Celina Town Hall meeting nears, providing citizens with the opportunity to get their questions answered either by their elected officials or City staff. Set for Tuesday, July 30 at 6:30pm, the meeting takes place at Two 29Continue reading “Town Hall Meeting Enhances Two-Way Communication”

Town Hall Meeting Scheduled for July 30, 2019

The informal dialogue of this meeting will focus on gaining feedback from residents and keeping Celina residents informed as we rotate between questions submitted and in-person participants. Knowledgeable city staff will be available to expand the conversation. Why a Town Hall Meeting? In July 2018, after considering results and feedback from the Community Survey, CityContinue reading “Town Hall Meeting Scheduled for July 30, 2019”

Final Public Meeting on Parks Plan Development on Tap

Residents have one more opportunity to publicly share their preferences, ideas, suggestions, and recommendations on the development of the Celina Parks Master Plan, the document that will serve as the blueprint for development of recreational parks in the City. On Thursday, July 18, the City is hosting the last of six community-type meetings on theContinue reading “Final Public Meeting on Parks Plan Development on Tap”

Corbett Howard has been named Director of Government Affairs for the City of Celina

Former Celina EDC Executive Director, Corbett Howard, Promoted to Director of Government Affairs In the newly created position, Howard will research and review key pending legislation that may affect the burgeoning city, which straddles the borders of Collin and Denton counties. He also will prepare and coordinate appropriate responses to city staff, lobbyists, local, stateContinue reading “Corbett Howard has been named Director of Government Affairs for the City of Celina”