Fort Worth to End Year With $112 Million Water and Sewer Refunding
- City settles lawsuits over deaths in Water Gardens. McClellan-Brandt, Sarah // Fort Worth Business Press;5/2/2005, Vol. 18 Issue 18, p41
Reports on the agreement of the Fort Worth City Council on a settlement of $750,000 for the families of the victims of the June 16, 2004 Water Gardens drownings. Reason for the decision of city council to opt for the settlement; Lawsuit filed by the families of the victims; Certificates of...
- Fort Worth COOs. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;8/2/2005, Vol. 353 Issue 32187, p27
Reports that the City Council has unanimously agreed to sell $15.1 million of certificates of obligation, in which part of the proceeds will be used to finance safety renovations of the Fort Worth Water Garden in Fort Worth, Texas.
- City of Fort Worth grows by 712 acres with annexation. WIMMER, LESLIE // Fort Worth Business Press;12/22/2008, Vol. 20 Issue 50, p1
The article reports on the move of the City Council to annex two patches of land between Fort Worth and Keller, Texas into Council District 2. The annexation will make Fort Worth 712 acres larger. According to City Council member Sal Espino, cities have both their territorial jurisdiction and...
- Council appoints gas task force. Brackett, Will // Fort Worth Business Press;2/18/2008, Vol. 21 Issue 7, p4
The article announces that the City Council of Fort Worth, Texas appointed 18 people to a task force that will study the city's Gas Drilling Ordinance. The author states that the ordinance, which was adopted in 2006, has been the subject of complaints by several residents and groups who claim...
- Fort Worth makes changes to incentive policy on affordable housing. Nishimura, Scott // Fort Worth Business Press;5/12/2014, Vol. 26 Issue 18, p13
The article discusses the changes made to the economic developing incentive policy on affordable housing in Fort Worth, Texas. The changes will allow residential developers who accept public money to choose between putting aside a certain number of affordable-rate housing units or paying cash...
- What cost Jackson his job. Whiteley, Michael // Fort Worth Business Press;8/27/2004, Vol. 17 Issue 35, p1
Deals with issues concerning the proposed resignation of Gary W. Jackson as city manager of Fort Worth, Texas. Reasons for the proposed resignation of Jackson; Conflict between Jackson and the city council; Belief by council member Clyde Picht that Jackson had improved the conditions in the...
- Gouging. Woodard, Don // Fort Worth Business Press;10/25/2010, Vol. 22 Issue 43, p26
The article reports that the gouging of Riverside Park has been approved by the City Council of Fort Worth, Texas through a unanimous vote.
- Proposed tax abatement policy up for debate. Willis, Belinda // Business Press;12/8/95, Vol. 8 Issue 32, p3
Looks at a proposal on tax abatement policy which was presented to the Fort Worth City Council by the Expanding Economic Opportunity Committee. Policy up for debate by Council; Policy combines separate policies into one.
- Upscale apartments planned east of Alliance Airport. Graham, A. Lee // Fort Worth Business Press;7/1/2013, Vol. 25 Issue 25, p5
The article offers information on the approval for the changes to be made to the east of Alliance Airport properties by Fort Worth City Council.