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Planning association awards Fort Worth

Posted Nov. 9, 2017

Fort Worth has been named Community of the Year by the Texas Chapter of the American Planning Association.

The award was presented to city staff at the group’s annual convention in Frisco.

The award recognizes Fort Worth’s efforts to become the Most Livable City in Texas and cites recent efforts such as the Berry-University development plan, a complete streets policy, expanded downtown urban design district, comprehensive solid waste master plan, bike-share program, age-friendly community designation and several health and well-being initiatives.

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