Excellence Made Here

It’s often said that Garland is the best kept secret in north Texas and that the City should do more to tell this community’s story. That’s why this web page will shine a spotlight on what Garland does best - the innovations and the accolades that demonstrate that Garland is a place of excellence!

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    Garland Continues to Impress in Quality-of-Life Studies

    Posted on September 16, 2020

    Regardless of who conducts the quality-of-life study or the factors that are incorporated, Garland continues to come up high on the list. Read on...
  2. Garland Is Among Best Cities to Work from Home

    Posted on July 15, 2020

    The City ranks No. 2 in Texas and No. 11 nationally based on cost of space and internet connections. Read on...
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    The Atrium at the Granville Arts Center Named Winner in 2020 WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Awards

    Posted on February 19, 2020

    The Atrium at the Granville Arts Center is a winner of the 2020 WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Awards. Read on...
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    Garland Water Utilities Earns Performance Awards

    Posted on February 12, 2020

    Garland Water Utilities continues a winning streak by bringing home two national Environmental Achievement Awards from the winter conference of the National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA) in Atlanta, Georgia. Read on...
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    Garland Animal Services Recognized by Dallas County Health and Human Services

    Posted on November 14, 2019

    Garland Animal Services was recognized by Director of Dallas County Health and Human Services Philip Huang and Manager of Environmental Health/Mosquito Control Scott Sawlis at the Garland City Council Nov. 5 Regular Meeting. Read on...
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