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!

  1. Garland Dog Park

    Garland a Best American City for Dog Lovers

    Posted on November 23, 2021

    Garland ranks 11th in the United States and No. 8 in best outdoor access in the study from financial news and opinion provider 24/7 Tempo Read on...
  2. MYM Williams 360x250

    Deena Williams Makes Her Mark

    Posted on September 14, 2021

    Here at the City of Garland we are proud to say we have many employees who Make Their Mark both on and off the job. Read on...
  3. TAMIO Trophies 360x250

    Garland Brings Home State Awards

    Posted on September 10, 2021

    The City of Garland is continuing its award-winning tradition at state conferences. Read on...
  4. Fire Department Earns American Heart Association's Mission: Lifeline EMS Gold Award

    Posted on September 2, 2021

    For the eighth year in a row, the Garland Fire Department has received a Mission: Lifeline EMS Recognition Award from the American Heart Association. Read on...
  5. A couple walks their dogs in the Cypress Creek edition near Lake Ray Hubbard.

    Garland Named a Best City to Buy an Affordable Family Home

    Posted on June 28, 2021

    Ranked fourth in the nation in the annual survey, Garland passed Arlington, Plano and others to move up from No. 12 in 2020. Read on...
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