Trinity Metro launches A Better Connection – bus system redesign and implementation plan

Trinity Metro is redesigning its bus network to create A Better Connection and needs your help. The transit agency is designing a modern, transformative bus network and is launching a survey to learn what customers would like to see. The system redesign, known as A Better Connection, is intended to make substantial improvements by reviewing […]

Carroll ISD School Board Requests Workshop To Learn More About CCAP

The Carroll ISD Board of Trustees asked the Administration to call a workshop soon so the District Diversity Council can answer questions and engage the public in more dialogue about the proposed Cultural Competence Action Plan, which was presented at the Board Meeting on Monday, August 3. School and DDC leaders presented the comprehensive plan […]

Independent expert panel releases preliminary review of Police Department

An independent panel of national experts that spent months reviewing Fort Worth Police Department policies has provided its preliminary observations and recommendations on changes the department should implement to improve and retain public trust and confidence. The purpose for this panel is to review police interactions with the public during investigative stops, searches, arrests, de-escalation […]

Take a Virtual Tour of the Bob & Almeady Chisum Jones Exhibit

You know Bob Jones as the name on a Southlake park, road, and the nature center. But who was he? Bob Jones (1850-1936) and his wife, Almeady Chisum Jones (1857-1949), were born into slavery. They overcame the challenges of inequality to build a prosperous farm and ranch along the Denton-Tarrant county line. They made sure […]

Fort Worth, Tarrant County Public Health register record-high West Nile virus activity

Positive West Nile virus mosquito activity is now at record-high levels, prompting Tarrant County Public Health to issue a public health warning. Residents should take the proper measures to protect themselves against West Nile virus. The City of Fort Worth is also experiencing rapid increases in mosquito infection rates and is implementing control measures to […]