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Allen Citizen Fire Academy – Extrication Night

March 30, 2015

What started out as a simple car wreck at the beginning of the night, ended up as a car with no windows, doors, roof or B pillars. Extrication Night or how do you remove an injured person from a damaged car. I called it, Wow, this is a lot of fun chopping a car into pieces.  Continue Reading…


Allen Citizens Police Academy – Week 3

September 23, 2013

City of Allen Police Dog

This week was the K-9 unit. We met at the City of Allen K-9 training facility. The evening was a series of overviews and demonstrations. The weather cooperated for what was an enjoyable evening outside before the rains came. Continue Reading…


Allen in 2030

September 4, 2013

One of the reason Allen is recognized as a one of the Top 10 Communities to live in is the Comprehensive Plan.  The Comprehensive Plan is the road map which establishes the goals and direction of the city for the next 15 years.

The city of Allen is updating the Comprehensive Plan.  Most importantly, we need all citizens to provide input.  Please invest time in our city and go to and provide input.  Your comments and opinions are critical to the city’s growth and direction. Continue Reading…