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Posted on: July 26, 2021

Targeted Mosquito Spraying Beginning Tuesday, July 27

Mosquito Spraying July 27- 29

Due to positive West Nile mosquito tests, the City of Mansfield will conduct targeted ground spraying. Spraying is expected to begin Tuesday, July 27 through Thursday, July 29. Spraying will be conducted between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m. Please reference the maps...

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Posted on: July 27, 2021

City Council Recap 7-26-21

A recap of the July 26, 2021 regular City Council meeting. 

During the 7 p.m. public meeting: 

Recognition 

  • The Council recognized several Mansfield police officers who recently rescued a 13-year-old Amber Alert victim and arrested...
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City Council Updates
Posted on: July 12, 2021

City Council Recap 7-12-21

A recap of the July 12, 2021 regular City Council meeting. 

During the 7 p.m. public meeting: 

Council Announcements 

  • Mayor Michael Evans congratulated five officers with the Mansfield Police Department who recently received promot...
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Library

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Posted on: July 26, 2021

New Gaming Station

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Gamers of all ages can enjoy Mansfield Public Library's new Gaming Station anytime the library is open. Simply visit the front desk to check out a controller and headphones with your library card. Up to four players can use the Gaming Station at one time....

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Library
Posted on: June 7, 2021

New Mobile Outreach Vehicle

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Meet Mansfield Public Library’s new mobile outreach vehicle!

MPL services are rolling out of the building this summer. The new mobile tech truck will promote library visibility to non-users while reaching the underserved areas of Mansfield. It wi...

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Library
Posted on: March 25, 2021

24/7 Holds Locker access

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Check out our newest, contact-less pick-up method: The Mansfield Holds Locker.  The Holds Locker is located right outside the Mansfield Public library doors and gives you 24/7 access to items you have requested. Pick up items on your own time wit...

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Posted on: July 28, 2021

City of Mansfield aims to establish Downtown District

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The City of Mansfield is in the beginning stages of crafting a new code to increase private investment in Historic Downtown Mansfield and nearby areas. The Downtown District, as proposed by the City of Mansfield’s Planning Department, is a form-based code...

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Newsroom
Posted on: July 27, 2021

Major catalyst project set for Historic Downtown Mansfield

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MANSFIELD, Texas — The City of Mansfield is set to begin a transformative mixed-use development project in Historic Downtown Mansfield that will reinvigorate the district and catalyze future development. 

The development – in collaboration with Ho...

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Newsroom
Posted on: July 28, 2021

Farr Best Theater Announces 2021-22 Show Schedule

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The Farr Best Theater is excited to announce its 2021-22 season, with a packed schedule of 16 shows between October and February.

“We're changing the way we program shows at the Farr Best this season,” Rosalie Gilbert, the Cultural Arts Supervisor for the ...

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Tickets Newsroom
Posted on: July 9, 2021

Summer Road Report details the start of a busy summer and fall construction season

Road construction news

This Quarterly Road Report includes street projects currently under construction or in the design phase in the City of Mansfield. For additional information, contact:

  • Bart VanAmburgh, Director of Public Works, 817-276-4233, bart.vanamburgh@mansfieldtexas.g...
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Newsroom
Posted on: July 12, 2021

City of Mansfield receives bond rating upgrade and affirmation of AAA bond rating

City of Mansfield bond ratings from S&P, Fitch and Moody's

MANSFIELD, Texas — The City of Mansfield, Texas, continues to demonstrate strong creditworthiness as three of the nation’s top bond-rating agencies upgraded and affirmed the city’s bond rating.

Citing strong budgetary performance and flexibility, Standard ...

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Newsroom
Posted on: June 11, 2021

Mansfield COVID-19 vaccine clinic: What you need to know

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The City of Mansfield has opened a clinic where you may receive a COVID-19 vaccine at no cost. Those interested in receiving a vaccine must register for an appointment at mansfieldtexas.gov/covidclinic. Be prepared to enter your n...

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News Flash

Posted on: June 2, 2021

Senior Lifestyles Programs Resume

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Senior classes and social time have resumed at the Mansfield Activities Center for the first time since COVID-19 related closures began in March of 2020. Staff is eager to see their favorite familiar faces as well as welcome in new friends while the progr...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: June 2, 2021

Recreation Center & Library Study Underway

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In April 2021, Mansfield City Council approved a feasibility study to begin preparing for a new multigenerational recreation center and library facility, which was the top priority out of our 2020 Master Plan

The study, being conducted by the ar...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 21, 2021

Two New Park Projects Announced

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What's the only thing better than Mansfield parks? MORE Mansfield parks! BETTER Mansfield parks!

We are thrilled to announce two new projects recently approved by City Council. Just in time for the 25th anniversary of its opening, resident-favorit...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: April 15, 2021

Mansfield Parks & Rec April 2021 Update

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Happy Birthday MAC!

We're celebrating 20 years of the Mansfield Activities Center and you're invited to the party! Join us Thursday, April 22 for a special birthday party with free games, activities and giveaways as well as our Summer Discount Day...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: December 14, 2020

Free Public Wi-Fi Added to Nine Parks & Downtown

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Did you hear that nine of our parks are now enabled with free Wi-Fi? While we're the first to encourage everyone enjoy screen-free time, this new feature allows families to work or attend school in the fresh air instead of cooped up indoors, with high spe...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: February 8, 2021

Mansfield Parks to the Rescue!

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Longtime Mansfield resident Mike Hanke is crediting parks employee Heath Woodard for being on the scene and providing assistance during his recent medical emergency. 

Some people might think it’s a case of being in the right place at the...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: February 1, 2021

Walnut Creek Linear Trail Expansion Underway

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Who's ready to hit the trails? Construction will begin early February on Phase 3A of the Walnut Creek Linear Trail, which will extend the existing trail from James McKnight Park East around the exterior of the Shops at Broad development and down Carlin Rd...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 28, 2020

2020 Parks and Recreation Master Plan Adopted

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Sixty years ago, a group of volunteers built Julian Feild Park with just a few handmade tables and swings to give the small, rural town of 1,200 a place to gather together. Mansfield looks a lot different now, with nearly 76,000 residents and a bustling e...

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Parks & Recreation

News Flash

Posted on: October 28, 2020

2020 Parks and Recreation Master Plan Adopted

master plan news flash

Sixty years ago, a group of volunteers built Julian Feild Park with just a few handmade tables and swings to give the small, rural town of 1,200 a place to gather together. Mansfield looks a lot different now, with nearly 76,000 residents and a bustling e...

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Parks and Recreation Master Plan

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Posted on: May 27, 2021

Sign Up for Weekly Watering Advice

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Sign up for free weekly watering advice to help manage your lawn's thirst this summer. Advice is based on local weather station data and adjusts with the season. After signing up, you will receive free email or text reminders telling you what you...

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