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Posted on: March 12, 2020

COVID-19 Emergency Information - Updated 04/08/2020 @ 2:30 p.m.

Tarrant County Coronavirus Hotline:  817-248-6299

Updated 04/08/2020 @ 2:30 p.m.

The City of Watauga will be closing all City Parks to vehicular traffic effective today, April 8, 2020 in an effort to reduce the spread of COVID-19.  The clo...

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Posted on: April 8, 2020

City Parks Closed to Vehicular Traffic until April 30, 2020 Due to COVID-19

The City of Watauga will be closing all City Parks to vehicular traffic effective today, April 8, 2020 in an effort to reduce the spread of COVID-19.  The closure will be in effect until April 30, 2020.

The picnic areas, workout stations, playgrou...

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Posted on: April 4, 2020

Watauga Economic Development Corporation Restaurant Take-out Tuesday Challenge Contest

City of Watauga WEDC President and Mayor challenges the community to safely support local restaurants during the COVID-19 outbreak.  Visit a local restaurant, video-record your experience and post the video as a comment on the post on the City&am...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Extension of the Grace Period for National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) Premiums Due to COVID-19 P

Extension of the Grace Period for National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) Premiums Due to COVID-19 Pandemic

To avoid a lapse in coverage, there is typically a 30-day grace period to renew policies. However, due to the widespread economic disruption arising...

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Mid-Cities Care Corps is Actively Seeking Adopt-a-Lawn Volunteers

Mid-Cities Care Corps is actively seeking Adopt-a-Lawn volunteers. Adopt-a-Lawn is the general lawn care of a senior’s yard during the growing season (March-September). Individuals, families, small church groups, scout troops, companies, and you...

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

Temporary Sign Permits for Watauga Businesses

Temporary signs are a great way to ensure your sale is a success! City Wide, all temporary sign permits for Watauga Businesses will be allowed without a permit fee until May 30, 2020. Normal permitting procedures will be used with the exception of the cos...

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

North Texas Census 2020

Ever wonder how market decisions are made? Most of that comes from Census data. Through demographic information, companies can tailor products and services to ensure they are best meeting their customers’ needs.

The Census is online this year. Th...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

2020 State of the City Address Now Available

Pioneering a 2020 Vision

The State of the City Address is a look back at the accomplishments of the previous year.  Unfortunately, due to COVID-19, the address could not be given live for the safety of our citizens and staff, but we felt it was im...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

COVID-19 Updated Police Department Procedures - Updated 03/17/2020

Updated Police Department Procedures:  In light of the evolving situation regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19), effective immediately, patrol officers, Code Enforcement and Animal Services will be responding by phone for non-emergency situations ...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Texas COVID-19 Option Now Available on 211

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As of 8am Saturday, 211 Texas activated a COVID-19 option within the 211 platform. 211 specialists across the state are available 24/7 to answer the most frequently asked, non medical, questions based on material provided by DSHS and CDC.  Questi...

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Posted on: March 12, 2020

Information About COVID-19

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Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a respiratory illness that can spread from person to person. The virus that causes COVID-19 is a novel coronavirus that was first identified during an investigation into an outbreak in Wuhan, China. 

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Posted on: March 5, 2020

United States Census 2020

The 2020 Census counts every person living in the 50 states, District of Columbia, and five U.S. territories.

The count is mandated by the Constitution and conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau, a nonpartisan government agency. The 2020 Census counts the pop...

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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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