In 2018, residents of Rowlett voted to authorize the issuance of general obligation
bonds in the amounts of $59.9 million for bond propositions to fund capital projects. This was accomplished without incurring an increase to the City’s property tax rate. These projects are all complete or well underway.
PROPOSITION A: Streets & Alleys $41,470,000
COMPLETE! Phase 2 Dalrock Estates Street Reconstruction - $3,400,000
COMPLETE! Phase 2 Highland Meadows Street Reconstruction - $2,200,000
COMPLETE! Phase 2 Lake Country Estates - $2,800,000
Turn Lanes at Strategic Locations Along Arterial Streets - $3,500,000 - Status
Alley Reconstruction Program - $7,000,000
Expected completion July 2023. Status
Miller Road - $6,000,000
Reconstruct Miller Road east of the railroad tracks to Dalrock Road from two-lane asphalt to
a four-lane divided concrete roadway. Overall Status
COMPLETE! Phase 1 Lakeland Heights Street Reconstruction- $3,480,000
Chiesa Road Reconstruction - $12,500,000
Reconstruct Chiesa Road from Dalrock Road to Miller Road from two-lane asphalt to a
four-lane divided and undivided concrete roadway. Status
PROPOSITION B: Parks $8,955000
COMPLETE! Phase 1 Herfurth Park - $1,800,000
Design park Master Plan and begin Phase 1 construction.
COMPLETE! Wet Zone Waterpark Phase 2 Renovations - $700,000
Lakefront at Pecan Grove (on Main Street) - $400,000
Improve parking lot and add lakefront park amenities. Status
COMPLETE! Kenwood Heights Park Improvements - $250,000
COMPLETE! Twinstar Park Improvements - $250,000
Trail Construction - $2,475,000
Lake Highlands Trail – COMPLETE!
Garner/Fuqua Trail – In design
COMPLETE! Waterview Golf Course Renovations - $1,100,000
COMPLETE! Mobile Stage - $300,000
COMPLETE! Community Park Improvements - $600,000
COMPLETE! Shorewood Park Improvements - $200,000
Install restrooms, restore and improve baseball field.
Sports Field Construction - $500,000
Hockey rink relocation from Herfurth Park to Katy Park under discussion for installation in Fiscal Year 2024.
COMPLETE! - Environmental Learning Center Design & Funding Match - $250,000
PROPOSITION C: Public Safety & Facilities $9,485,000
COMPLETE! - Design and Construct Fire Station 2 - $9,050,000
COMPLETE! - Future Municipal Complex Needs Assessment - $300,000