Announcements

 

Town Hall Closed May 27th - 31st.  Buy keys online & include contact information for pickup.  Permit requests may be left in the dropbox by office front door.    

Council Meetings:  second Tuesday of each month, 7 p.m.  Town Hall

    *emergency sirens tested prior to each meeting 

    * new (March 2024) - Draft Council minutes will be available online the week          following council meeting, but are subject to change pending approval at next council meeting.    

Truth in Taxation site is here.  

Join the team - One council seat is available now.  Learn more here.  

Pool - Opens Friday May 24th for keyholders.  

Independence Day Parade - Saturday July 6th.  Volunteer meeting June 1st 10 am at Town Hall.  Volunteers are needed for before & after the Parade.  

Fireworks allowed during these times unless a county Burn Ban is in effect: 

     Memorial Day:  May 25th – 26th noon to midnight; May 27th  noon to 6 pm.

     Independence Day:  July 3 – 6th, noon to Midnight

Topics for future council meetings:  Potential changes to ordinances governing:  chickens, mowing.

Changes to Fence Ordinance:  Last council consensus was to retain 4' height limits and to prohibit front yard fences.  Ordinance changes are pending vote at future council meeting.  

Projects

Fiber Optics - Three providers have offered to provide Fiber Optic internet throughout town.  See Council meeting minutes for more information.   May 2024.    

Waste Management site move - Project costs were reestimated at $230,000 based on updated specifications.  Council opted to NOT proceed with the site move at this price.  About $30,000 of included drainage work adjacent to the project will be completed as part of regular road work.  New options to improve/expand the existing Waste site will be estimated & considered.  Use of county services to reduce costs is being explored.   May 2024.  

Traffic Calming - Currently underway with citations & warnings being issued.  Note that this does NOT generate revenue for the city.  Most signage has been installed.  Rumble strips are not planned.  A radar speed sign is planned.  May 2024.   

Pool - Ready for Memorial weekend open.  

Completed road work:  Repairs & Chip Seal sections May 2024.  Culvert at Idlewood & Havenwood Drive, Culvert at Indian Harbor Drive, Cedarwood widened, patching & repairs throughout.  2024. 

Dog Club - A privately managed and funded park has been established.  City has agreed to donate $1,800 toward a shade pergola.  Feb 2024.     

Solar - Neither a town microgrid or city site solar is being considered at this time. Jan 2024.    

 

 

 

Call 9-1-1 for emergencies.  Identify yourself as a resident of Enchanted Oaks.
        For non urgent police matters, call the Sheriff's office at 903-675-5128. 
 
Town Hall, 111 Deerwood Drive
generally open Monday - Thursday 9 am to 1 pm.  
       *office closed for holidays, vacations, etc.  Call ahead as needed, 903.451.2222

                                         

 

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