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PUBLIC HEARING: Special Use Permit – 1388 S. SH 205

Notice of Public Hearing: The Planning and Zoning Commission of the City of McLendon-Chisholm will meet and hold a public hearing at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 17, 2022 at McLendon-Chisholm City Hall, 1371 West FM 550, McLendon-Chisholm, Texas 75032. Further, the City Council of the City of McLendon-Chisholm will hold a public hearing at […]

Community Waste Disposal (CWD) – Service Update

Community Waste Disposal (CWD), who provide the City’s trash collection services, have experienced a surge of positive COVID cases amongst their staff members. This is impacting every department. As a result, there will most likely be delays in multiple areas of CWD’s operations, including the response time of their Customer Service Department to the collection […]

CWD Holiday Residential Trash Services

Christmas and New Year’s Day fall on non-service days, so there will be no impact to residential trash service during the Holiday period. For more information about your trash services visit the CWD website.


The City of McLendon-Chisholm is accepting applications for two alternate positions on the Board of Adjustment. The Board of Adjustment authorizes variances from the zoning ordinance when it is not contrary to the public interest. Meetings are held on the first Monday of the month when there is a case to be heard. The application […]

A Hometown Visit From Santa

A big red Fire Rescue truck delivered Santa to the waiting children at City Hall. Crowds gathered to watch the annual live-tree lighting under perfectly clear skies and just like that… the Christmas spirit had arrived in McLendon-Chisholm. The City’s 3rd Annual Christmas Tree Lighting was a huge success. Citizen’s enjoyed community, hot cocoa and […]


Santa Claus is coming to town… The City’s annual Christmas Tree Lighting is Wednesday, December 1 from 5:30-7:30pm. Everyone is welcome to come and enjoy Santa, songs, hot cocoa and cookies at City Hall, 1371 W. FM 550. Bring a camera for photo opportunities with Santa and share the holiday spirit by bringing an unwrapped […]


JOB DESCRIPTION General Statement of Duties Under the general supervision of the City Administrator, the City Planner is responsible for all administrative work related to planning and development including responding to development inquiries, technical review of plat, zoning, and Board of Adjustment applications, preparing presentations and making recommendations to appropriate city boards, updating zoning and […]

Comprehensive Plan Adopted by City Council

The McLendon-Chisholm City Council adopted the 2021-2040 Comprehensive Plan at the September 29 City Council meeting. The Comprehensive Plan was created by the community utilizing relevant information from the previous Comprehensive Plan adopted in 2016, feedback from multiple sources including an online community survey and in-person community forum, and the direction provided by the Comprehensive […]

Free Covid-19 Testing In Royse City

Rockwall County Emergency Management has partnered with Royse City ISD and My Labs Direct to provide FREE COVID-19 testing for residents (no residency requirements). My Labs Direct files administration fees to the insurance company but there is NO COST to the patient. No one will be denied testing due to insurance coverage. Results are guaranteed […]

City of McLendon-Chisholm X-treme Green Event

The City of McLendon-Chisholm will host a free recycling, shredding and bulky trash event for McLendon-Chisholm residential CWD customers on Saturday, October 16 from 8 a.m. to noon at Chisholm Baptist Church, 1388 SH 205. Please see the traffic flow below and bring a copy of your driver’s license for proof of eligibility. This service […]