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Walkers and cyclists: Take a survey to share your input on conditions and desired improvements

Posted March 9, 2018

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Bicyclists and recreational walkers are encouraged to tell a consortium of organizations about their experiences on local roads and trails.

The City of Fort Worth, North Central Texas Council of Governments, Streams & Valleys, Tarrant Regional Water District and Blue Zones Fort Worth are joining forces to make transportation and recreation options better than ever. Together, the groups are updating the city’s bicycle and pedestrian plans, creating the first trails master plan and studying the Trinity River and Trails network. It’s a huge undertaking, and your help is needed.

Take a moment to complete a survey and share where you go, what you do when you get there and how your route could be made safer and smoother. Also, what amenities would enhance your experience? And are there any barriers that make your route difficult or problematic?

The City of Fort Worth will be holding public meetings on the Active Transportation Plan. Residents, business owners and anyone interested in shaping the future of Fort Worth’s citywide bike and pedestrian network are encouraged to attend:

March 20, 6 p.m., Central Library, 500 W. Third St.
March 22, 6 p.m., Northwest Branch Library, 6228 Crystal Lake Drive.
March 26, 6 p.m., Western Hills United Methodist Church, 2820 Laredo Drive.
March 27, 6 p.m., Tarrant County College Opportunity Center, 5901 Fitzhugh Ave.

Report hazardous road, trail or sidewalk conditions online or call 817-392-1234.

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Building Standards Commission Pre-Meeting: 9 a.m. Feb. 25, 2019; City Council Conference Room 290, Second Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.
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Building Standards Commission: 9:30 a.m. Feb. 25, 2019; Council Chambers, Second Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.
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Trinity Metro Board of Directors Meeting: 3:30 p.m. Feb. 25, 2019; Intermodal Transportation Center, Second Floor Community Room, 1001 Jones Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76102.
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Notice of Drawing for Place on Ballot: 2 p.m. Feb. 26, 2019; Council Chambers, Second Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.
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Canceled City Council Work Session: 3 p.m. Feb. 26, 2019; City Council Conference Room 290, Second Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.

Fort Worth Housing Solutions Board of Commissioners Regular Meeting: 5 p.m. Feb. 26, 2019; FWHS Administrative Office, Board Room, 1201 East 13th Street, Fort Worth, Texas.
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Fort Worth Affordability, Inc. Board of Directors Special Meeting: 5 p.m. Feb. 26, 2019; FWHS Administrative Office, Board Room, 1201 East 13th Street, Fort Worth, Texas.
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QuadCo Management Solutions, Inc. Board of Directors Meeting: 5 p.m. Feb. 26, 2019; FWHS Administrative Office, Board Room, 1201 East 13th Street, Fort Worth, Texas.
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Housing Development Corporation of Fort Worth Board of Trustees Annual Meeting: 5 p.m. Feb. 26, 2019; FWHS Administrative Office, Board Room, 1201 East 13th Street, Fort Worth, Texas.
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Wind Terrace, Inc. Board of Directors Annual Meeting: 5 p.m. Feb. 26, 2019; FWHS Administrative Office, Board Room, 1201 East 13th Street, Fort Worth, Texas.
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Cavile Public Facility Corporation: 5 p.m. Feb. 26, 2019; FWHS Administrative Office, Board Room, 1201 East 13th Street, Fort Worth, Texas.
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Civil Service Commission: 6 p.m. Feb. 26, 2019; Bob Bolen Public Safety Complex, Auditorium, 505 West Felix Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76115.
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Canceled City Council Meeting: 7 p.m. Feb. 26, 2019; City Council Chambers, Second Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.

City Plan Commission Work Session: noon Feb. 27, 2019; City Hall, Second Floor, City Council Conference Room 290, 200 Texas Street.
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City Plan Commission Public Hearing: 1:30 p.m. Feb. 27, 2019; City Hall, Second Floor, City Council Chambers, 200 Texas Street.
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Park & Recreation Advisory Board: 4 p.m. Feb. 27, 2019; Fort Worth Botanic Garden, Deborah Beggs Moncrief Garden Center, 3220 Botanic Garden Boulevard, Fort Worth, Texas 76107.
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Breakfast at the BAC - Strategies to Research and Target Your Customers: 7:30 a.m. Feb. 28, 2019; Fort Worth Business Assistance Center, 1150 South Freeway.
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Fort Worth Professional Fire Fighters Association: 10 a.m. Feb. 28, 2019; IAFF Local 440 Office, 3855 Tulsa Way, Fort Worth, Texas 76107.
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