New Resident Information

Welcome to the City of Lake Dallas. We understand moving comes with quite the list of questions and hope this page serves as an effective resource to gathering information. 

We are happy to have you here! 


City Services & Utilities 

Republic Services provides waste services to all residents of the City of Lake Dallas. Please click here to be directed to their page, which includes information on weekly pick-ups, bulk item pick-up, Citywide Cleanup events and more. 

See our utilities page here for a listing of service proviers for our area. 


Planning to start a new move-in project? Please see our permits page here for a list of permit applications and requirements. Hosting an event? 

The City's Development Services Department releases fact sheets containing helpful information and answers to frequently asked questions. Topics include fencing questions, how to apply for a shed, common property maintenance questions and much more. 

Planning on hosting an event? See the City's Special Event Application or check out the several City-owned facilities to accommodate your group. 

Code Compliance 

The purpose of Code Compliance is to establish and maintain a standard of quality of life for all citizens by providing quality inspections and bringing about improvements and rehabilitation to the neighborhoods and community that are served. Code Compliance is tasked with protecting the health, welfare and safety of its residents.

Look for common code violations, or report a violation here. 

Meet Your City Leaders 

View our City Council and Mayor here. 

Lake Dallas residents have the opportunity to serve on and attend meetings to a variety of Boards and Commissions. 

View upcoming or past meeting agendas in the Agenda Center. 

Get Involved! 

Lake Cities 4th of July

Keep Lake Dallas Beatiful is a proud Silver-Star Affiliate of Keep Texas Beautiful, which is made possible by a number of volunteer activities and City-hosted beautification events. More information on KLDB can be found here. 

The City also hosts year-round events including the Lake Cities 4th of July, Mardi Gras, Kids 'N Cops, and much more. See a full listing of annual events here. 

Join us Saturday mornings from April 10-October 30 at City Hall, 212 Main St., for the Lake Dallas Farmers Market. This is a great opportunity to pick-up fresh vegetables, breakfast tacos or shop from a variety of local artisans. 

2021 Farmers Market

View the City's event calendar. 

Explore Lake Dallas' Parks 

The City is proud to provide residents with 5 local parks to explore, each with their own unique attractions and ammenities. View our park listing here for more information on each. 

Camping reservations can be made at Willow Grove Park, which offers 15 primitive tent camping sites along the lake and 15 RV spots. 

Lake Dallas residents can also receive Willow Grove Park passes and a boat ramp pass. Register today