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Posted on: September 17, 2019

City of Watauga Special Election for Consideration of Charter Amendments to be Held November 5, 2019

During the August 15, 2019, City Council Meeting, the City Council discussed and considered action on an Ordinance ordering a special election to be held on November 5, 2019 for the purpose of submitting to the qualified voters, for adoption or rejection,...

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Watauga Fire Department is Awarded $892,000 SAFER Grant to Hire 6 Firefighters

The Watauga Fire Department was honored as a recipient of a Staffing for Adequate Fire & Emergency Response (SAFER) Grant awarded for Fiscal Year 2018 from the Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).

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Posted on: September 4, 2019

Pedestrians Share the Risk. They Also Share the Responsibility.

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Own up and walk carefully.  Staying alert and being careful isn't just for when you're behind the wheel.  We all need to take steps to avoid pedestrian injuries and deaths.

Whether driving or walking, alcohol can impair your judgement, co...

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Posted on: August 23, 2019

Trinity Metro Bus Stop Clean Up Day

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You are invited to Trinity Metro's first annual Bus Stop Clean Up Day.Support your community, help clean up a bus stop.Trinity Metro will provide all team members with trash bags, safety vests,gloves and t-shirts.

Grab your friends and help us give back to...

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Posted on: August 23, 2019

Tarrant County Leg Up Program

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Homelessness feels like an impossible situation to those experiencing it.  The number one thing heard by those who advocate for the homeless, is how hopeless it feels. The LegUp is here to bring hope through advocacy, education, and support.&...

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Posted on: August 23, 2019

Texas House Bill 61 - Move Over Statute

Texas House Bill 61 (Move Over Statute) takes effect on September 1, 2019.  The act amends the Texas Transportation Code  section 545.157 commonly known as the 'Move Over Act,' which took effect on September 1, 2003.

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Posted on: August 8, 2019

NCTCOG Regional Smoking Vehicle Program (RSVP)

RSVP allows you to report smoking vehicles.  If you spot a vehicle emitting excessive amounts of smoke from the tailpipe, you can help the region breathe easier by doing something about it.

The Regional Smoking Vehicle Program (RSVP) is one of man...

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Posted on: August 6, 2019

Construction Notice - Whitley Road 2 - Watauga Road to Chapman Road

Whitley Road from Watauga Road to Chapman Road shall begin construction August 12, 2019  with an estimated completion in December 2020.

The project includes complete reconstruction of the street, storm water drainage system, 16” water ma...

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