City of Southlake Adopts Health and Wellness Master Plan

City Council adopted Southlake’s first ever Health and Wellness Master Plan at the June 18 City Council meeting. The proposed plan is an element of the Southlake 2035 Comprehensive Plan and is designed to address key components of wellness in the community. It includes 36 recommendations across four topic areas: Built and Natural Environment, Mental […]

TEXRail honored with development award

TEXRail was honored with a Celebrating Leadership in Development Excellence Award from the North Central Texas Council of Governments. The CLIDE Awards, which began in 2003, recognize innovative development programs that plan for the region’s future growth and seek to support a sustainable North Texas. This year’s competition featured 41 nominees, which yielded 17 winners […]

Sales tax collections up 8.6% in April

Fort Worth’s net sales tax collections in April totaled $13,330,827, up from April 2018 by $1,061,262, or 8.6%. Year to date, sales tax collections are up 6.7%. The city anticipates collecting $163,151,802 by fiscal year end, which matches original estimates in the FY2019 adopted budget. Sales tax revenue represents 22.3 percent of the city’s General […]

OBA: Single Lane Traffic on W. Continental

Carroll ISD’s contractors will be reducing a small section of W. Continental adjacent to Carroll Elementary School to a single lane starting Monday, June 24 to access and tap the City’s 12” water main which is located under the westbound lane. This closure will be between the hours of 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. daily […]

Martinez earns statewide honor for public works officials

Richard Martinez, assistant director in the Transportation & Public Works Department, was named Top Public Works Leaders of the Year during the recent convention of the American Public Works Association-Texas Chapter. The Top Public Works Leaders of the Year program seeks to inspire excellence and dedication in public service by recognizing the outstanding career service […]

Upcoming Work in Town Square

Starting Monday, June 17, parking spaces and sidewalks in Town Square will be closed. Crews will be onsite to repaint window frames. Work will take place along Main Street, State Street, Grand Avenue and Fountain Place at various times over the next four to five weeks, weather permitting. Detours will be accessible to accommodate pedestrians. […]