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Drinking water taste, odor may change near North Holly Water Treatment Plant

Water Department officials assure customers the water is safe for drinking, cooking, bathing and all other purposes, even though it may have an earthy smell and taste.
March 27, 2017

Sidewalks, curb ramps construction to begin on Handley, Comanche and Reed

The city's Transportation & Public Works Department is hosting a community meeting at 10 a.m. April 1 at the Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center. Sidewalks and curb ramps construction will begin soon on Handley Drive, Comanche Street and Reed Street.
March 27, 2017

Water storage tank to be sandblasted and painted with a long-life coating system

The city's Water Department is hosting a community meeting at 7 p.m. April 5 at Kay Granger Elementary School to discuss construction activities associated with the sandblasting and painting the Caylor water storage tank.
March 27, 2017

City sales tax collections up by more than 10 percent in January

Year-to-date collections are 7.8 percent above last year.
March 24, 2017

Homelessness decreasing slightly in Fort Worth area

The number of families experiencing homelessness was up 4 percent, but the number of homeless veterans has decreased
March 24, 2017

Look for changes in the city's mowing program this year

Mowing season is underway in Fort Worth. The mowing season will extend into November, and service levels have been improved to include a 14-day mowing cycle.
March 23, 2017

Gear up for first Rolling Town Hall of the season

The March 29 ride will be the first of a series of rolling, walking and caffeinated town halls to be scheduled throughout 2017.
March 22, 2017

City Championships returning to McLeland Tennis Center

For the first time since 1989, McLeland Tennis Center will host the Adult Open Fort Worth City Championships Tournament. Play will be April 7-9 with singles and doubles categories for men and women.
March 22, 2017

Design underway for infrastructure improvements in the Gateway area of east Fort Worth

Water and wastewater lines are being replaced on 10 street segments and the streets rehabilitated in the Gateway area of east Fort Worth. The city's Water Department will meet with residents at 6:30 p.m. April 3.
March 22, 2017

Sidewalks and curb ramps to be constructed in south and southwest Fort Worth

The city's Transportation and Public Works Department is hosting a community meeting at 6 p.m. April 3 at South Park Baptist Church. Make plans to attend and learn more about the construction schedule and impacts to residents.
March 22, 2017

Long-term closure of Park Drive at FM 1220-Boat Club Road begins March 17

The $8.4 million dollar FM 1220 project is adding shoulders and turn bays on a three-mile section between Eagle Mountain Plant Road and Park Drive.
March 17, 2017

Hubbard Heights wins Mayor's FitWorth Challenge

Elementary school recorded the most active minutes, and they received funds for new PE equipment.
March 16, 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.
March 16, 2017

Drainage improvements planned for Forest Park

A community meeting is set for 6 p.m. March 29 to discuss the project and receive public input.
March 15, 2017

City breaking ground on Police patrol division in north Fort Worth

The 23,000-squarefoot facility near Alliance Town Center will be home to 110 officers and 13 administrative staff who will serve the growing population in north Fort Worth.
March 14, 2017

Mark IV Parkway construction continues

A recent traffic change allowed crews to begin final construction activities. The project is expected to be completed in late August.
March 14, 2017

Yelp pages to display Fort Worth health inspection ratings

Interested in trying out that new restaurant around the corner? Get a virtual peek behind the kitchen door before you stop in.
March 13, 2017

Take a walk on the wild side at Nature Center's new boardwalk

Officials cut the vine — rather than the traditional ribbon — to open the new Lotus Marsh Boardwalk at the Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge on March 10.""
March 10, 2017

Plan for long-term economic development being prepared

Fort Worth launches its first economic development strategic planning initiative, a document that's expected to provide guidance and strategies across the community for the next five years.
March 10, 2017

Tracer Channel restoration, Daniel Cardona receive honors for stormwater work

Fort Worth's Stormwater Operations team came up big at the 2017 Texas Public Works Association (TPWA) Awards, earning recognition in several categories.
March 9, 2017

Dallas Fort Worth Airport recognized with EPA Climate Leadership Award

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport has received the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Climate Leadership Award for Organizational Leadership. It's the only airport to be honored two consecutive years for reducing greenhouse gases and its carbon footprint.
March 8, 2017

Sister Cities to honor people and organizations with global impact

Mayor Price will co-host the annual International Dinner on June 1.
March 7, 2017

Learn the inner workings of emergency medicine at MedStar Citizens Academy

Explore what it takes to provide high-quality emergency medical service to more than 930,000 residents in MedStar’s servce area.
March 6, 2017

EV charging station approved for Guinn School Complex

A new charging station is at the Guinn School Complex, 1150 South Freeway, for a 12-month pilot program. Revitalize Charging Solutions is a Fort Worth company whose passion is to reduce the nation’s carbon footprint.
March 2, 2017

Giant magnolias added to botanic garden’s rose ramp

Ten 200-gallon magnolias and a 200-gallon live oak have been planted on either side of the ramp in the historic rose garden of the Fort Worth Botanic Garden. The refurbishment is part of an ongoing effort to fulfill a new, formal design for the popular garden.
March 2, 2017

Hearing to discuss Forest Park utility easement

Electric supplier is seeking an easement on Fort Worth Zoo property in city-owned Forest Park. The City Council will conduct a public hearing at 7 p.m. March 28 in the City Council Chamber.
March 2, 2017

Go green and breathe clean with Air North Texas

Air pollution season officially begins on March 1 in North Texas. Even low levels of ozone can have negative health effects.
March 1, 2017

Go online to find the status of your Municipal Court case

Fort Worth's Municipal Court has launched a real-time tool that allows residents to conveniently go online to find information on their cases. The new online case lookup tool means tracking your case is a click away.
March 1, 2017

Tandy Hills Natural Area receives Lone Star Legacy designation

Tandy Hills Natural Area is among five Texas parks designated as a Lone Star Legacy Park by the Texas Recreation and Parks Society. The statewide honor is bestowed to parks that hold special prominence in their community and in Texas.
March 1, 2017

The Crud Cruiser is coming to your neighborhood

Just in time for spring cleaning, this is an opportunity to safely dispose of household hazardous waste. There are various dates all over the city available April 8-May 20.
Feb. 24, 2017

Sales tax collections down slightly in December

Year-to-date collections are 6.9 percent above last year.
Feb. 22, 2017

Ray White Road, Wyndrook Street intersection closed until September 2017

The intersection of Ray White Road and Wyndrook Street is closed until Sept. 1 to construct a new drainage structure, lower large transmission water lines and new improved intersection improvements.
Feb. 3, 2017

Golden Triangle is name for new library in far north

The City Council approved a resolution to name the latest addition to the city's library system the Golden Triangle Branch Library. The state-of-the-art facility is scheduled to open in summer 2018.
Feb. 2, 2017

Step up to the Community Challenge and get fit in 2017

The It's Time Texas Community Challenge is an easy and fun way for entire Texas communities to demonstrate their commitment to healthy living. Register online, then help Fort Worth earn points to improve on last year's fourth-place finish.
Jan. 4, 2017

Featured School Green Team: Texas Academy of Biomedical Sciences

At the Texas Academy of Biomedical Sciences (TABS), students in the Green Stuff Club are ambitious when it comes to keeping Fort Worth beautiful.
Dec. 29, 2016

Tour Rockwood Golf Course before it opens

Be among the first to see the newly-renovated Rockwood Golf Course during a series of walking tours open to the public. Tours will be offered, weather permitting, at 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and noon during dates in December, January and February.
Dec. 8, 2016

Leftover medications around the house? You have two options for proper disposal

Fort Worth is conducting a pilot program that allows residents to safely and conveniently dispose of unused, unwanted and expired drugs. The program provides free envelopes for sending drugs to be safely destroyed.
Sept. 19, 2016

Featured School Green Team: Greenfield Elementary

Greenfield Elementary's Green Team students are setting the bar high when it comes to picking up litter at their school.
Aug. 8, 2016

Siren system provides warnings when you're outdoors

The Fort Worth outdoor warning system consists of 149 sirens strategically located throughout the city. The outdoor warning system may be activated for any kind of emergency, not just severe weather.
March 25, 2016