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Public meetings seek feedback on fair housing

Posted July 11, 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.

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

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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Building Standards Commission Pre-Meeting: 9 a.m. July 24, 2017; City Council Conference Room 290, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.
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Building Standards Commission Meeting: 9:30 a.m. July 24, 2017; City Council Conference Room 290, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.
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Notice of Possible Quorum - Historic and Cultural Landmarks Commission: 1 p.m. July 24, 2017; Residential Location, 1622 College Avenue.
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Fort Worth Art Commission: 5:30 p.m. July 24, 2017; Fort Worth Community Arts Center, 1300 Gendy Street.
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Barron Lane & Brentwood Stair Sidewalks Project Meeting: 6 p.m. July 24, 2017; University of Texas at Arlington Research Institute, 7300 Jack Newell Blvd South.

Disciplinary Appeal of the Termination of Rocky Costillo: 9 a.m. July 25, 2017; City Hall Annex, Sixth Floor, Training Room 623, 908 Monroe.
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Canceled City Council Work Session: 3 p.m. July 25, 2017; City Hall, 2nd Floor, Council Conference Room 290, 200 Texas Street.

Canceled City Council Meeting: 7 p.m. July 25, 2017; City Council Chamber, Second Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.

Metropolitan Area EMS Authority/Medstar Mobile Healthcare: 10 a.m. July 26, 2017; Medstar Mobile Healthcare, 2900 Alta Mere Drive.
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City Plan Commission Work Session: noon July 26, 2017; City Council Conference Room 290, 200 Texas Street, 2nd Floor - City Hall.
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Capital Improvements Advisory Committee for Transportation Impact Fees: 1:30 p.m. July 26, 2017; City Council Conference Room 290, 200 Texas Street, City Hall, 2nd Floor.
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City Plan Commission Public Hearing: 1:30 p.m. July 26, 2017; City Council Conference Room 290, 200 Texas Street, 2nd Floor - City Hall.
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Park and Recreation Advisory Committee Nature Center and Refuge Tour REVISED: 3 p.m. July 26, 2017; Fort Worth Nature Center and Refuge, Hardwicke Center, Murray James Auditorium, 9601 Fossil Ridge Road.
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Park and Recreation Advisory Committee Board Meeting REVISED: 4 p.m. July 26, 2017; Fort Worth Nature Center and Refuge, Hardwicke Center, Murray James Auditorium, 9601 Fossil Ridge Road.
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Rolling & Walking Town Hall: 6 p.m. July 26, 2017; To be determined.

Urban Design Commission: 10 a.m. July 27, 2017; City Hall, Second Flr, Council Conference Room 290, 200 Texas Street.
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