Countdown to Continental

Grab your walking shoes because the Continental Sidewalk will be open soon. The four-mile sidewalk trail will loop all the way around connecting FM 1709, S. Kimball Avenue and S. Carroll Avenue giving pedestrians easy access to parks, businesses, neighborhoods and multiple schools. Over the last few weeks, contractors have cleaned up and added the […]

Driver license offices to reopen by appointment only with limited services

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will begin reopening driver license offices by appointment only and with limited services. The reopening will happen in a phased approach to allow DPS to keep customers and staff as safe as possible while also adhering to new safety guidelines and social distancing practices in place due to […]

Carroll ISD Announces End-of-Year Employee Award Recipients

Although Carroll ISD had to cancel this year’s End-of-Year Reception, school officials and campus administrators were still able to surprise and celebrate the award winners at their campuses and the CISD Administration Center. These employees were nominated by their peers and voted on by an awards committee. Congratulations to the 2019-2020 end-of-year award winners on […]

Preserve the Fort initiative offers $10 million in grants to Fort Worth small businesses

The City of Fort Worth recently received approximately $158 million in funding from the CARES Act, and is partnering with the United Way of Tarrant County to distribute $10 million of those funds to Fort Worth small businesses through the Preserve the Fort small business grant program. Of the $10 million allocated for Preserve the […]

Teen Court Still in Session – From a Distance

By using a little ingenuity, Metroport Teen Court is still in session despite changes associated with COVID-19. Teen Court is a voluntary program funded by the cities of Colleyville, Grapevine, Keller, and Southlake that allows teens in middle school or high school the opportunity to keep Class C Misdemeanors off their permanent record.  Teen defendants go […]

Summer Program Registration Opening May 26

Your Southlake Parks and Recreation team is excited to announce the opening of summer program registration on Tuesday, May 26! This summer’s activities will look a little different from years past as we implement state health standards and safety protocols. Class sizes will be limited to help us keep you and your family safe. But […]