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Posted on: September 23, 2020

You're Not Wish-Cycling, Are You?

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We know the guilty feeling of throwing away something that might be recyclable. You want so badly to recycle something because maybe it just might have a slight chance at being recycled. Instead of throwing it away you make a wish and put it in the recycl...

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Environmental Services
Posted on: October 13, 2020

2020 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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Environmental Services

News Flash

Posted on: November 10, 2020

City Council Recap 11-9-20

A recap of the Oct. 26 regular City Council meeting:

During the 7 p.m. public meeting: 

Proclamations and Presentations

  1. Mayor Cook proclaimed Nov. 28 “Small Business Saturday” in Mansfield and encouraged residents to shop at the ...
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City Council Updates
Posted on: November 6, 2020

City Council Preview 11-9-20

The regular City Council meeting Monday, Nov. 9, will begin at 5 p.m. with executive session followed by a 7 p.m. public meeting. The meeting will be streamed to the City website and can be viewed on MCTV-Charter Spectrum Channel 190.

On the agenda for the...

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City Council Updates

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4 Stories
Posted on: November 13, 2020

Grand opening event for Man House museum canceled

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While the grand opening event for the Man House Museum is canceled for Dec. 12, the museum will begin normal hours of operation starting that day.

The restored homestead of Mansfield co-founder Ralph S. Man will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and S...

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Home
Posted on: November 5, 2020

Fire Department’s “Vial of Life” kit provides critical information for first responders

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Ensuring that residents have access to critical medical information during an emergency is the goal of the Mansfield Fire Department’s “Vial of Life” initiative.

The special kit gives patients a secure place to put vital medical information for first respo...

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Posted on: October 9, 2020

Fall 2020 Road Report details work at new Mansfield International Business Park

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@mansfi...

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4 Stories
Posted on: September 2, 2020

Mansfield Public Seed Library

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Whether you are a beginning gardener or a full-time horticulturalist there are all kinds of seed varieties here for you at Mansfield Public Library.  

We invite you to check-out seeds and plant them in your garden. After your harvest, we ask you s...

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Library
Posted on: October 8, 2020

Virtual Family Place Workshop

Virtual Family Place Workshop Newsflash

Virtual Family Place Workshop makes learning about early childhood development informative and fun! Caregivers and their 1-3 year olds will watch, learn and play their way to earning digital badges and rewards. Little ones get engaging play activities, wh...

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Library
Posted on: February 10, 2020

This is Us: A Mansfield History Project

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Historic preservation is more than just the places and events important to the City’s past. It’s also about the experiences of the people who live here.  In 2020, Mansfield celebrate the 130th anniversary of the City&rsquo...

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Library
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Library Receives Grant

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The Mansfield Public Library has received a $500 grant from the American Society of Radiologic Technologists to purchase books and educational materials on medical imaging andradiation therapy. 

The grant program is part of National Radiologic Tec...

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Library

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Museum

2 Stories
Posted on: November 13, 2020

Grand opening event for Man House museum canceled

Man House Grand Opening-435x450

While the grand opening event for the Man House Museum is canceled for Dec. 12, the museum will begin normal hours of operation starting that day.

The restored homestead of Mansfield co-founder Ralph S. Man will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and S...

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Museum
Posted on: February 10, 2020

This is Us: A Mansfield History Project

Mansfield Mill building in the background with text stating, "This is Us, Mansfield History Proje

Historic preservation is more than just the places and events important to the City’s past. It’s also about the experiences of the people who live here.  In 2020, Mansfield celebrate the 130th anniversary of the City&rsquo...

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Museum

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4 Stories
Posted on: November 13, 2020

Grand opening event for Man House museum canceled

Man House Grand Opening-435x450

While the grand opening event for the Man House Museum is canceled for Dec. 12, the museum will begin normal hours of operation starting that day.

The restored homestead of Mansfield co-founder Ralph S. Man will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and S...

Read on...

Newsroom
Posted on: November 5, 2020

Fire Department’s “Vial of Life” kit provides critical information for first responders

Vial of Life decal

Ensuring that residents have access to critical medical information during an emergency is the goal of the Mansfield Fire Department’s “Vial of Life” initiative.

The special kit gives patients a secure place to put vital medical information for first respo...

Read on...

Newsroom
Posted on: September 23, 2020

You're Not Wish-Cycling, Are You?

wish-cycling

We know the guilty feeling of throwing away something that might be recyclable. You want so badly to recycle something because maybe it just might have a slight chance at being recycled. Instead of throwing it away you make a wish and put it in the recycl...

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Newsroom
Posted on: August 26, 2020

Wipes Clog Pipes!

WIPES CLOG PIPES!

But the Package Says "Flushable"

Wipes and cleaning cloths are designed to be stronger than facial tissue or toilet tissue, so they don’t break down in water. This includes baby wipes, bathroom wipes, facial or cosmetic wipes, personal ...

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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 & Recreation
Posted on: May 27, 2020

Parks & Recreation Phase II Reopenings

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Mansfield Parks & Recreation is continuing the phased reopening process based on recommendations from Governor Abbott in executive order GA-23 by opening most park amenities by Monday, June 1. We appreciate the public’s patience and understa...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 15, 2020

Mansfield Facilities Begin Phased Reopening

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After weeks of planning and preparation, Mansfield Parks & Recreation will begin the process of reopening the Mansfield Activities Center and Oliver Nature Park Nature Education programs on Wednesday, May 20, under the guidelines established by Govern...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Online Resources for At-Home Fun

Nature Education

Stuck at home? Even if you can’t get out and about, you can still have a great time, learn something new and be creative. Check out these resources we’ve collected with projects and more you can do right now with materials you probably...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: January 29, 2020

Winter 2020 Parks & Rec Update

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The new year is in full swing and Mansfield’s Parks & Recreation team is full steam ahead on projects, progress and more. Read all about it in the Winter 2020 Update:

Mans Best Field Dog Park

Construction is nearing completion on Mans Best Fie...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: January 2, 2020

Sixty Years of Mansfield Parks

1960s Mansfield baseball team

In the spring of 1960, Mansfield was a quiet country town with just over 1300 residents. It didn’t have much, but thanks to a group of dedicated volunteers, it did have a park. For the last sixty years, Mansfield residents have enjoyed a city bl...

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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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News Flash

Posted on: October 9, 2020

Fall 2020 Road Report details work at new Mansfield International Business Park

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@mansfi...

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Road Report
Posted on: April 17, 2020

Business Park project included in the Spring 2020 Road Report

Roadway construction for Spring 2020 Road Report

This Quarterly Road Report includes street projects currently under construction or in the design phase in Mansfield.

For additional information, contact:

Bart VanAmburgh, director of public works   817 276-4233   bart.vanamburgh@mansfield...

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Road Report
Posted on: January 14, 2020

Major southeast Mansfield projects detailed in Winter 2020 Road Report

Road Construction - Winter 2020 Road Report

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 public works  817 276-4233  bart.vanamburgh@ma...

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Road Report
Posted on: October 17, 2019

New street projects detailed in Fall Road Report

fall road report 2019

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

Bart VanAmburgh, Director of Public Works - 817-276-4233 - bart.vanamburgh@mansfieldtexas.gov

David Boski,...

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Road Report

News Flash

Posted on: August 26, 2020

NEW! Cleanout Cap Replacement Program

new cleanout cap replacement program

What is a Cleanout Cap?

A cleanout is a vertical pipe that connects to the underground sanitary sewer system. It has a removable cap in case you or your plumber need to access the sewer line. Sanitary sewer cleanout pipes are typically located somewhere ne...

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Water Utilities
Posted on: August 26, 2020

Wipes Clog Pipes!

WIPES CLOG PIPES!

But the Package Says "Flushable"

Wipes and cleaning cloths are designed to be stronger than facial tissue or toilet tissue, so they don’t break down in water. This includes baby wipes, bathroom wipes, facial or cosmetic wipes, personal ...

Read on...

Water Utilities