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COVID-19 Updates and Information.
Enter the Virtual Pumpkin Decorating Contest!
October 2020 UPdate.
Upcoming Seasonal Events.
Park Cities recycling event - Saturday, November 7.
November 3 General Election Voter Information.
Saturday, October 24 at 10 a.m. - Prescription Drug Take Back Day.
Wednesday, October 28 at 3:45 p.m. - Virtual Preschool STEAM and Stories.
Thursday, October 29 at 10:45 a.m. - Virtual Toddler Story - UP Public Library
Friday, October 30 at 10:45 a.m. - Virtual Baby Story Time.
Wednesday, November 4 at 3:45 p.m. - Virtual Preschool STEAM and Stories.
Thursday, November 5 at 10:45 a.m. - Virtual Toddler Story - UP Public Library
Tuesday, November 3 at 5 p.m. - City Council Meeting
Councilmember Aldredge is a sixth generation Texan, a graduate of Highland Park High School and a lifelong resident of the Park Cities. Mark received his undergraduate degree from Vanderbilt University with a B.E. degree in Chemical Engineering. He is the CEO of L. H. Lacy Company, Ltd., a civil construction company. Prior to his election, Mr. Aldredge served on the Board of Adjustments and the Planning and Zoning Commission. His other civic involvement includes leadership positions with the Salesmanship Club of Dallas. He and his wife, Laurie, have two married sons and four grandchildren who all live in Dallas.
Councilmember Biddle has been a lifelong resident of the Park Cities and has resided in University Park since 1979. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Texas at Austin and his law degree from South Texas College of Law. Prior to his election, Mr. Biddle served on the Zoning Ordinance and Advisory Commission, as well as the Planning and Zoning Commission. His other civic involvement includes past board positions with the Salesmanship Club of Dallas. He and his wife, Barbara, have two sons, two daughters-in-law and one grandson who all live in University Park.
Councilmember Farley is a seventh generation Texan and has called University Park home for the last 20 years. Liz received a degree in government from the University of Texas at Austin and a degree in nursing from the University of Texas at Arlington. Over the last 16 years she has served the city on the Planning and Zoning Commission and the Park Board. Prior to that, Liz partnered with the City to raise over $200,000 for reconstruction of our parks. She was named the first University Park Citizen of the Year in 2005. Liz and her husband, Lane, have three children.
Mayor Pro Tem Prichard graduated from University Park Elementary School, Highland Park Junior High School, Highland Park High School, and Southern Methodist University. He has served on the Planning and Zoning Commission, the Board of Adjustment, the Public Works Advisory Committee, the Public Safety Committee and the Home Rule Charter Commission. He and his wife, Gwen, have two children and five grandchildren. All five grandchildren have gone through elementary, middle, and high school in the Highland Park School District. Prichard and his wife also have nine great-grandchildren.
To contact the City Council, in order that your request can be addressed as quickly as possible, contact the City Secretary at 214-987-5302. The City Secretary will take your name and number and have the appropriate Council member contact you. Communication with the Mayor and individual Council members is also possible by letter or e-mail.
The City Hall mailing address is:
3800 University Blvd
University Park, TX 75205
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Learn more about Council duties and requirements by visiting the Elections Page.