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Posted on: December 6, 2023

Mansfield Kids News explores Fiscal Year 2024 budget

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Learn more about the City of Mansfield’s Fiscal Year 2024 budget from the Mansfield Kids News reporters.

This junior broadcast highlights the major projects, tax rate, and more, that are part of the latest financial document.

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Posted on: November 28, 2023

Mayor Evans encourages community participation in Salvation Army challenge

Mayor Evans poses with police officers while soliciting donations for the Salvation Army

Mansfield Mayor Michael Evans looks to continue the city’s tradition of successful giving with this year’s Red Kettle Challenge.

The Mayor, City Council, and city staff will be ringing bells to raise donations from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on D...

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Posted on: November 27, 2023

Hometown Holidays features family-fun events through January

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A holiday season full of family events gets started in Mansfield with the annual community tree-lighting and special drone show on Friday, Dec. 1, in Historic Downtown Mansfield.

The kickoff event runs from 5-9 p.m. The tree-lighting will take place at 6:3...

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Posted on: November 21, 2023

New ordinance regulates commercial vehicle parking

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Mansfield aims to limit commercial motor vehicles from parking in public and private spaces for extended periods of time.

 The City Council passed an ordinance in November that pertains to the parking or storing, or allowing a commercial vehicle, ...

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Posted on: November 14, 2023

Mayor Evans recaps the Nov. 13, 2023 City Council Meeting

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At the 11:30 a.m. meeting

Joint Work Session With The Planning And Zoning Commission

  • Discussed the draft Mansfield 2040 Future Land Use Plan

Work Session

  • Discussed the Nov. 13, 2023 consent agenda items

At the regular business session 

Consent Agenda

  • Ap...
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Posted on: November 8, 2023

City of Mansfield and Mansfield ISD Announce Property Exchange

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Mansfield ISD and the City of Mansfield have a longstanding history of working together to accomplish great things for students, families and the community. Both the City of Mansfield and Mansfield ISD are premier entities, attracting businesses, developm...

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Posted on: November 6, 2023

2023 Holiday Grease Roundup

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Thanksgiving, with its fried turkeys, buttery foods and gravy, can be hard on pipes and sewer systems. When fats, oils, and grease are washed down the drain, they stick to the inside of pipes, hardening and building up until they cause clogs and sewer bac...

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Posted on: October 19, 2023

City terminates agreement with Big League Dreams

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The City of Mansfield begins sole control and responsibility for all Big League Dreams Mansfield park operations beginning Friday, December 1, 2023. 

Mansfield City Council voted unanimously on September 11 to terminate the maintenance and operati...

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Posted on: October 19, 2023

Road Report Construction Project Update | October 2023

Walnut Creek Bridge under construction

Quarterly Road Report | October 2023

Department of Engineering

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

Raymond Coffman, Director of...

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Posted on: October 11, 2023

Mansfield Parks and Recreation Earns CAPRA Accreditation

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Mansfield Parks and Recreation has joined the ranks of elite park and recreation agencies across the country by earning accreditation through the Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies (CAPRA) and the National Recreation and Park Ass...

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Posted on: April 10, 2023

It's a Grand Opening Celebration!

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It’s a three-ring celebration in Mansfield this Saturday and you're invited!

City officials are preparing to open three parks chock-full of with new and upgraded amenities in one busy, exciting day.

The festivities begin at 10 a.m. on Sat...

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

Mansfield Awarded Grant From Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission

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The Mansfield Parks and Recreation Department has been awarded a $750,000 non-urban outdoor recreation grant for James McKnight Park West from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission (TPWC). During their meeting on January 26, TPWC approved $9.9 million i...

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