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Adopt a Pet
There is wide selection of animals to adopt from the shelter. The shelter places new animals up for adoption daily, not all of the adoptable pets are posted on this website. You can call or visit us if you’re looking for a particular pet.

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Alarm Permit
In 2001, the Richardson Police Department responded to 8,184 alarms. 99.19% of those alarms were false. These incidents accounted for 17.5% of all calls for the police service in 2001. Visit the alarm permit program website to take advantage of the online features for applying and paying for your permit.

Garage Sale Permit
To obtain your garage sale permit, please click on the link above and follow the instructions. After you complete the application process, and as long as you meet the requirements, you will receive an email with a link to your permit. Please print the permit and post at the property where it will be visible from the street.

Are you looking for a position in a team-oriented environment with competitive pay and benefits? We invite you to look into the employment opportunities available with the City of Richardson.

Pet Registration
Registering your pet with the city assists the shelter staff in returning your pet to you, should it be injured or stray. An I.D. tag will be imprinted with the shelter phone number and a unique ID number specific to your pet. Follow the link above to learn more.


City Council Member
This page contains the latest news and information relating to the City Council at the City of Richardson. If you wish to speak at a council meeting, please fill out this form.

City Departments or Services
Choose your contact method from our department list to leave comments and suggestions to the City of Richardson.


Code Violation
The mission of the Code Enforcement division of Community Services is to protect the vitality and integrity of Richardson by making certain its residential neighborhoods, apartment complexes and commercial areas are maintained in a safe and healthy manner through fair and reasonable enforcement of codes and ordinances.


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Last updated: 2/17/2014 1:09:30 PM