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Public meetings seek feedback on fair housing

Posted July 11, 2017 | Last updated Aug. 7, 2017

Attend one of the upcoming public meetings to find out more about the ongoing Assessment of Fair Housing and to provide comments on the process.

The Assessment of Fair Housing is a requirement for the City of Fort Worth and Fort Worth Housing Solutions so they can continue to receive federal funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. The analysis covers many issues, including demographics, racial and ethnic concentrations, access to housing, and accessibility issues for people with disabilities.

Residents are encouraged to attend any of the meetings to find out more about the assessment and to provide comments.

July 12, 7-9 p.m. Council District 6, Chisholm Trail Community Center, 4936 McPherson Blvd.

July 20, 7-9 p.m. Council District 5, Brighter Outlook, 4910 Dunbar St.

July 31, 7-9 p.m. Council District 8, Bethlehem Center, 951 Evans Ave.

Aug. 1, 7-9 p.m. Council District 4, North Park YMCA, 9100 N. Beach St.

Aug. 3, 7-9 p.m. Council District 9, Worth Heights Community Center, 3551 New York Ave.

Aug. 7, 7-9 p.m. Council District 7, Eaton High School, 1350 Eagle Blvd., Haslet. This meeting has been postponed.

Aug. 8, 7-9 p.m. Council District 7, UNT Health Science Center, MET Room 109-1011, 3500 Camp Bowie Blvd. This meeting has been postponed.

Aug. 10, 7-9 p.m. Council District 2, Northside Community Center, 1100 N.W. 18th St.

Aug. 14, 7-9 p.m. Council District 3, Como Community Center; 4900 Horne St.

Citywide meeting: Aug. 15, 7-9 p.m. Fort Worth Housing Solutions Administration Building, 1201 E. 13th St.

Citywide meeting: Aug. 29, 7-9 p.m. Fort Worth Housing Solutions Administration Building, 1201 E. 13th St.

If you are unable to attend, you can still provide comments and ideas.

To learn more, contact: Eric Vodicka at 817-392-7583 or Bria Francisco at 817-333-2145.

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Como Kids Back to School Bash: noon Aug. 19, 2017; Como Community Center, 4900 Horne St.

MAEMSA/MedStar Mobile Healthcare Board of Director's Budget Review : 2 p.m. Aug. 21, 2017; Exectutive Board Room, MedStar Offices, 2900 Alta Mere Drive.
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Fort Worth Transportation Authority Commuter Rail Committee Work Session: 3:30 p.m. Aug. 21, 2017; Second Floor Community Room, Intermodal Transportation Center, 1001 Jones Street.
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Fort Worth Transportation Authority Planning, Operations & Marketing Committee Working Session: 4 p.m. Aug. 21, 2017; Second Floor Community Room, Intermodal Transportation Center, 1001 Jones Street.
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Fort Worth Transportation Authority Finance & Audit Committee Working Session: 4:30 p.m. Aug. 21, 2017; Secind Floor Community Room, Intermodal Transportaion , 1001 Jones Street.
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Canceled 2018 Bond Election Public Meeting District 5: 6:30 p.m. Aug. 21, 2017; Handley Meadowbrook Community Center, 6201 Beaty Street.

Canceled City Council Work Session: 3 p.m. Aug. 22, 2017; City Council Conference Room 290, Second Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.

Canceled City Council Meeting: 7 p.m. Aug. 22, 2017; City Council Chamber, Second Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.

City Plan Commission Work Session: noon Aug. 23, 2017; City Council Conference Room 290, Second Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.
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City Plan Commission Public Hearing: 1:30 p.m. Aug. 23, 2017; City Council Chambers, Second Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas.
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Capital Improvements Advisory Committee for Transportation Impact Fees: 1:30 p.m. Aug. 23, 2017; City Council Chambers, Second Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.
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Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone Number Four Board of Directors Meeting: 3:30 p.m. Aug. 23, 2017; City Council Conference Room 290, Second Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.
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Urban Design Commission Public Hearing: 10 a.m. Aug. 24, 2017; City Council Conference Room 290, Second Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.
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