Fort Worth scores a perfect 100 for LGBT inclusiveness on national scorecard

Fort Worth scored a perfect 100 on the Human Rights Campaign’s Municipal Equality Index, which measures cities’ inclusion of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender residents. The 2018 Municipal Equality Index is a rating system of LGBT inclusion in municipal law. To earn perfect scores, cities must embrace inclusive laws and policies that often go beyond […]

N. White Chapel Bridge Repair Design Underway

City staff has engaged a consultant to develop a site-specific, engineered design for the repair of the N. White Chapel culvert crossing at the Kirkwood Branch Creek crossing with the primary focus at this moment to re-open the roadway. The road has been closed since heavy rain and floodwater caused structural damage in late September. […]

Vote Early at Southlake Town Hall

Avoid long lines and voter traffic and stop by Town Hall to cast your vote for the 2018 Joint General and Special Elections. Polls open Monday, Oct. 22 and continue through Nov. 2. The General Election will take place on Tuesday, Nov. 6. Please review hours and specific dates below: October 22 – 26, 8 […]

Southlake Awarded 2018 Certificate of Achievement for Planning Excellence

Marking the fourteenth consecutive year, the City of Southlake received the 2018 Certificate of Achievement for Planning Excellence from the American Planning Association Texas Chapter. This certificate recognizes the dedication and support shown by City Council, members of the Planning and Zoning Commission and city staff to uphold professional planning standards for Southlake. The city […]

Tarrant County College Recognized for Online Learning Excellence

Tarrant County College has been recognized by AffordableCollegesOnline.org (ACO), a leader in higher education information, resources and rankings, for offering one of the best online learning environments in the county. TCC ranks No. 35 on this year’s list, with ACO evaluating  more than 3,500 institutions to establish the rankings. Underscoring its commitment to being study ready, the […]

LUSH, Johnny Was and TravisMathew to Open in Southlake Town Square

A laid-back West Coast lifestyle brand is going to be surfing in, the unforgettable aroma of handmade cosmetics will soon be wafting through the square, and a bohemian vibe brings a breezy new high-end aesthetic. New retailers who are about to call Tarrant County’s premier lifestyle destination home are bringing a decidedly “fresh” vibe with […]

“Ghosts of Southlake Past’ will reappear November 3

Ghosts will gather this year Saturday, November 3 at Hood Cemetery in Southlake for the fifth annual “Ghosts of Southlake Past” cemetery tour sponsored by the Southlake Historical Society. Actors will bring to life early settlers, outlaws, Civil War soldiers and more. Putting on holsters and bonnets will be community leaders, a high school theater […]