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Take the Mayor’s Challenge for better health

FitWorth and Mayor Price encourage all residents to eat five servings of fruits and vegetables daily. The FitWorth Fall Challenge runs Oct. 1-30. Take up the challenge and be a role model for health. Posted: October 1, 2018

Mayor Betsy Price nominated for World Mayor Prize

This year's competition will focus on women mayors, an effort to encourage others to get involved in local politics. Posted: July 5, 2018

Gear up for Mayor Price's Tour de Fort Worth

FitWorth will host numerous organized rides, including walkable and kid-friendly routes. The series rolls out at 8 a.m. July 1 at Joe T. Garcia's. The rides will run through July 22, ending with a final ride celebration at Central Market. Posted: June 20, 2018

Full-, half-distance triathlons coming to Fort Worth

The second Tri Fort Worth on May 20 will include aqua-bike and half-distance races in the heart of Cowtown. The race is quickly becoming a favorite in Dallas-Fort Worth, a market full of potential entrants. Posted: May 16, 2018

Gear up for first Rolling Town Hall of the season

Grab your bike and bring your ideas for a better Fort Worth as Mayor Betsy Price begins a fresh season of Rolling, Walking and caffeinated Town Halls at 5:30 p.m. March 28. The ride will be the first of a series scheduled throughout 2018. Posted: March 9, 2018

Going to SXSW? Take your bike and join Mayor Price for a ride

Mayor Betsy Price is taking her popular community bike rides on the road to Austin for South by Southwest. Join Price for a 15K fun ride at 8:30 a.m. March 13. The ride starts at Mellow Johnny's Bike Shop. Posted: March 7, 2018

Hear Mayor Price's State of the City address on Feb. 20

Mayor Betsy Price will detail her outlook for 2018 and report on the past year's advancements at the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce's annual Mayor's State of the City Address and Luncheon Feb. 20. Posted: January 31, 2018

Participate in the Mayor's Week of Compassionate Service

To guide Fort Worth toward becoming an even greater and more compassionate city, Mayor Betsy Price is encouraging individuals, civic groups, faith-based groups and others to get involved in the Mayor's Week of Compassionate Service, Jan. 27-Feb 4. Posted: January 24, 2018

Blue Zones Project to partner in District 8 walk and ride

Start your Saturday morning off right from 9-11 a.m. Nov. 4 during the District 8 Bike Ride and Walk. Join Mayor Betsy Price and District 8 Councilmember Kelly Allen Gray at Cobb Park for a walk or a bike ride. Posted: October 30, 2017

Join Mayor Price for the spookiest ride of the year

The party and ride will be at Founder's Park at Walsh, 13801 Walsh Ave. The family-oriented ride through the Walsh neighborhood starts at 5 p.m. Oct. 28. The after-party, with food, music and fun, is 6-9 p.m. Posted: October 25, 2017

Mayor Price hosts first Facebook Live Town Hall on Aug. 9

Step into the community conversation. Every voice matters. Submit your questions via Facebook, email or simply join the event on Aug. 9 to share your ideas. Posted: August 3, 2017

Mayor's Message: Building a stronger community at home and abroad

Mayor Price provides an update on issues that have been type of mind for many residents, as well as provides information about her recent Canadian trip. Posted: June 19, 2017

Triathletes to converge on Fort Worth for July 9 event

YMCA to host swimmers, while runners and cyclists will compete in Fort Worth neighborhoods Posted: June 8, 2017

Spend your lunch hour tweeting with Mayor Price

Have questions about property taxes and economic development in Fort Worth? Join Mayor Betsy Price's Twitter Town Hall using hashtag #AskBetsy from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. May 2. Robert Sturns, economic development director for the City of Fort Worth, will join. Posted: May 1, 2017

Spend your lunch hour tweeting with Mayor Price

Affordable housing solutions is the topic of the day on March 21. Posted: March 17, 2017

Mayor's Message: Compassion is the best part of Fort Worth, its people

During the second annual Mayor's Week of Compassionate Service, individual families, businesses both small and large, non-profits, faith institutions, neighborhoods and schools across Tarrant County created, organized and initiated 105 different activities designed to show compassion across our city. Posted: March 16, 2017

City's forestry staff to participate in Mayor’s Week of Compassionate Service

The City of Fort Worth's Forestry Section is participating in Mayor Betsy Price's Week of Compassionate Service, Jan. 21-29. Volunteers will be working to transplant, weed, water and organize tree seedlings at the city-owned tree farm. Posted: January 19, 2017

Mayor's Message: Mayor eyes property tax rate decrease

Tarrant Appraisal District (TAD) officials recently released assessed values with an average 14 percent increase resulting in an outcry from concerned citizens. Posted: May 24, 2016

Mayor's Message: Get out to vote May 7

The special election on May 7 asks voters to consider 11 amendments to the city charter, which essentially serves as the rule book for how the City of Fort Worth functions. Posted: April 28, 2016

Mayor's Message: Tell officials what you want on election day

March 1 and Nov. 8 are the two days that you will be asked to share your opinion on who should lead our nation. And I’d say that is a pretty major issue. Posted: February 29, 2016

Mayor's Message: Public engagement key to vibrant cities

Get involved in your community! There are numerous ways you can participate in the ongoing activities in Fort Worth. Posted: February 18, 2016

Mayor's Message: Step up to the challenge to improve health

Mayor Price shares two ongoing challenges that aim to make Fort Worthians healthier. Posted: January 16, 2016

Mayor's Message: A more compassionate Fort Worth

During the 'Mayor’s Week of Compassionate Service', Jan. 16-24, Mayor Price is calling on families, business leaders, faith institutions, non-profits, neighborhoods, schools and individuals from across Tarrant County to create, organize and initiate volunteer projects. Posted: January 13, 2016

Mayor's Message: Making progress in the Stockyards

Mayor reflects on the importance of form-based code and historic district for Stockyards. Posted: October 29, 2015

Mayor's Message: Fort Worth supports the Frogs

Over the last few years, the Horned Frogs have helped to increase the recognition for the city. Posted: September 21, 2015

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Betsy Price, a Fort Worth native, was elected as the 44th mayor of the City of Fort Worth June 18, 2011. Read the mayor's bio »

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Rolling Townhall: Spooky Bike Ride: 5:30 p.m. Oct. 24, 2018; Western Heritage Plaza (In Front Of The Museum Of Science And History), 1600 Gendy St.