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TXDOT Maps and Meetings (All this information may no longer be valid after TXDOT revises the plans based on  the complaints and comments received after the Public Meeting.) Published Friday, July 20—TxDOT is conducting a study to update the preliminary design and environmental assessment for proposed improvements for the interchange at I-820, I-20 and US 287 called the Southeast Connector.

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Town Hall with Cary Moon & Danny Scarth: Concrete Plant

Town Hall with Cary Moon and Danny Scarth: Concrete Plant Over 100 concerned citizens, representing every neighborhood associaton on the eastside, attended the meeting hosted by Cary Moon and former District 4 councilman Danny Scarth, who is a paid representative for Wallace Hall. Simple summary of this meeting: there is no final answer now, because everything is still a moving

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Stop the Clocks

Running With Wanda  July, 2018   I don’t know about everyone else but I feel like stopping all the clocks. We need a respite from how fast our time is slipping away. Just yesterday we celebrated a new year and already half of it is gone. Where in the world did it go? Several issues have shown up on the

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Panhandlers ordinance

New anti-panhandling program provides a better way to offer change Folks in Fort Worth have big hearts, and whenever someone asks for a helping hand, we’re likely to give it to them. But when it comes to panhandling on city streets, handing over spare change is a bad idea. Panhandling violates a Fort Worth city ordinance, encourages a transient way

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Plastic Bag Pollution

Plastic Bag Pollution Texas has more marine plastic pollution than any other state, with our beaches home to ten times as much debris as those on the eastern Gulf Coast. As one means of attacking this serious environmental threat, at least 11 Texas cities have restricted single-use plastic bags, including Laredo. In 2015 Laredo retailers sued the city over their

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Obituary for Pat Carson

FORT WORTH — Pat Carson, 75, long time Fort Worth resident, passed away peacefully Tuesday, June 4. She was born July 3, 1942 to the late Mary (Kincl) and George Vitek. SERVICE: Visitation is Sunday, June 10, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Shannon Rose Hill with memorial and graveside service on Monday, June 11 at 10:30 a.m. Pat was

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Obituary for Sam Frankenfield, Jr. of Handley-Meadowbrook Lions Club

Obituary Samuel Lewis Frankenfield, Jr. RHOME, TX – Samuel Lewis “Sam” Frankenfield, Jr., 96, went home to be with the Lord on May 25, 2018. MEMORIAL SERVICE: 1:00 pm Saturday June 2, 2018 at Shannon Rose Hill Funeral Chapel in East Fort Worth. MEMORIALS: In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the: 
Handley-Meadowbrook Lions Club
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