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Posted on: September 14, 2021

Thank You for Your HHW Drop-Off Participation!

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So far this year, over 3,440 households were served during Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) drop-off events at the Environmental Collection Center. Of these, 241 were households from Cedar Hill and another 110 from other outside communities that partner wi...

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Posted on: August 5, 2021

2021 Fall Sweep Cleanup – Join Mayor Evans' Litter Challenge!

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This year’s event will not be a traditional gathering; however, volunteers are invited to pick up litter at locations throughout Mansfield anytime between Sept. 1 - Oct. 31, 2021.

  • Choose  your own public location anywhere within Mansfiel...
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Posted on: October 25, 2021

City Council Recap 10-25-21

A recap of the Oct. 25, 2021 regular City Council meeting. 

During the public portion of the meeting: 

Proclamation 

  • Mayor Michael Evans proclaimed October 2021 as Code Compliance Month in the City of Mansfield. 
  • Mayor Evan...
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City Council Updates
Posted on: October 12, 2021

City Council Recap 10-11-21

A recap of the Oct. 11, 2021 regular City Council meeting. 

During the public portion of the meeting: 

Proclamation

  • Mayor Michael Evans issued a proclamation declaring October as Community Planning Month in the City of Mansfield.

Recognition...

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Posted on: October 8, 2021

South Main Street, Lone Star Road Improvements Coming Soon

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The City of Mansfield is fully aware of the traffic challenges on Lone Star Road at US Highway 287, as well as South Main Street near Heritage Parkway. Fortunately, the Texas Department of Transportation is also aware of these issues. 

After three...

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Posted on: September 28, 2021

Burn Ban In Effect Immediately

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From Mansfield Fire Marshal Scott Lingo, the Tarrant County Commissioner's Court issued a 90-day burn ban effective Sept. 28. The ban will be reviewed by the Commissioner's Court after 90 days. 

Within the city limits of Mansfield, outdoor cooking...

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Posted on: October 18, 2021

Spice Club at the Library

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Take your taste buds on a journey around the world with Mansfield Public Library’s spice club! Each month features a spice, a brief history of the spice, two recipes (and enough spice for both), and additional reading found in our library. At the end of e...

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Posted on: October 19, 2021

Food for Fines is back!

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Do you owe some fines in the library? Would you like to clear those fines and help the community and your furry friends in need? Join us during the month of November for Food for Fines. 

Mansfield Public Library is participating in the annual Food...

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Library
Posted on: September 20, 2021

Pumpkin Painting Contest 2021

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Showcase your pumpkin creativity during Mansfield Public Library's Pumpkin Painting Contest! All ages can paint a favorite book character, book cover, movie or more for a chance to win a library swag bag in two different age categories: Kids or T...

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Library
Posted on: August 18, 2021

Delivering Resources for Education Around Mansfield

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Delivering Resources for Education Around Mansfield

The addition of Mansfield Public Library’s mobile outreach vehicle allows library staff to develop and implement new ways to reach the Mansfield community. Now MPL will...

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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 will propel ...

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Posted on: October 21, 2021

City to host public meetings regarding 2022 bond program projects

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Mansfield residents will soon have opportunities to weigh in on the capital projects being considered as part of the City of Mansfield’s 2022 bond program. 

The City of Mansfield will host open house-style public meetings where residents...

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Newsroom
Posted on: October 10, 2021

Fall Road Report details a busy quarter for road improvements

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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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Posted on: September 23, 2021

'No more fences': Volunteers unite to beautify Mansfield Cemetery

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For more than 200 volunteers from Mansfield and nearby communities, the morning of Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021 was one of community, togetherness and reconciliation. 

That morning, two layers of historical significance collided: the volunteers gather...

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Posted on: September 16, 2021

City Council approves fiscal year 2021-22 budget, property tax rate

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MANSFIELD, Texas — The Mansfield City Council on Monday, Sept. 13, unanimously approved the City of Mansfield’s operating budget and property tax rate for fiscal year 2021-22. Council’s approval ensures the city’s property tax rate will remain at $0.69 an...

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Posted on: October 11, 2021

City Council implements major zoning overhaul of Historic Downtown Mansfield

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MANSFIELD, Texas — The Mansfield City Council on Monday unanimously implemented a new code that rezones roughly 228 acres of land in Historic Downtown Mansfield in an effort to increase private investment in the area and protect the area&apo...

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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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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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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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Posted on: September 20, 2021

September Project Update

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We're working to build a better Mansfield, and we are so thankful for our incredibly connected community that's willing to help! 

Through surveys, online submissions and public feedback events, we've been gathering your ...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: August 25, 2021

Park Project Update & Public Meetings Scheduled

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What's happening in Mansfield Parks? A lot! Keep reading for details about two important public feedback meetings, as well as other park projects and development news.

Veterans Memorial at Julian Feild Park

The City Council's Public Memorials Sub-Committee ...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: August 17, 2021

Thursday is MAC Fall Discount Day

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Looking for family fun this fall, or your new favorite hobby? Thursday, Aug. 19, is the annual MAC Fall Discount Day, a chance to save up to 15% off online registration fees for all classes, camps and programs offered by the Mansfield Mansfield Activities...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: August 9, 2021

Veterans Memorial Park Update

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Julian Feild Park is the oldest park in Mansfield, built in 1960 and named after one of our city's founding fathers. With that historic significance in mind, the park was selected as the location for a future Veterans Memorial. 

The proje...

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Parks & Recreation
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

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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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