Coppell Student Media

City Council Declares “Severe Weather Awareness” Week

March 4, 2013


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By Alex Irizarry Staff Writer The Coppell City Council has declared that the week of March 3rd through 9th is Severe Weather Awareness Week in an attempt to encourage citizens to prepare for any severe weather and also educate them on proper safety strategies. The goal for the city and the Coppell...

Possibility of Coppell dog park increases with City Council meeting

February 25, 2013


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By Corrina Taylor Staff Writer The latest Coppell City Council work session on Feb. 12 provided more information concerning the possibility of a dog park in Coppell. Director of Parks and Recreation Department Brad Reid presented more information on the expenses of the park. Details such as grass, fen...

City gears up for May 12 voting

May 7, 2012


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By Mary Whitfill Features Editor With May’s primary election day just around the corner, some Coppell residents have more on their minds than just the next possible GOP candidate. Threatening a large change in city government, fivecity council seats, including the mayoral position, are up for grabs. Though...

Students discuss enviornmental changes with city council

February 22, 2011


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Mary Whitfill Features Editor The Coppell High School environment club ECoppell recently met with the Coppell City Council to inform council members of the mission of the club - to eliminate the use of plastic bags locally and in the Metroplex. At the meeting, the club requested council members...

Council meeting leads to Coppell change

February 22, 2011


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Mary Whitfill Features Editor At a recent city council meeting, the City of Coppell approved the purchase of four new fire engines to replace the older vehicles currently serving the city’s residents. The new vehicles will include a new ladder engine and the purchase is estimated to total $49...