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Posted on: January 31, 2023

City offices will continue to be closed Feb. 1 due to weather

Mansfield City Hall in the snow

Update 5:15 p.m. Jan. 31

City of Mansfield offices and facilities will remain closed to the public on Wednesday, Feb. 1, due to current weather conditions and additional ice accumulation expected to occur.  Staff that are able to are working remot...

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Posted on: January 30, 2023

Ice Storm Warning issued for Mansfield

Mansfield snow

Update 3:24 a.m. Feb. 1:  The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has issued an Ice Storm Warning for the area including the City of Mansfield from 6 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 1, afternoon to 9 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 2. 

Update 4 p.m....

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Posted on: January 30, 2023

City offices closing at 2 p.m. Jan. 30 due to inclement weather

City offices closed early on Jan. 30 2023

All city offices will close at 2 p.m. today, Jan. 30, due to the forecasted inclement weather. 

Public safety crews remain on duty and our streets team is prepared to respond to the weather conditions.

Republic Services has also informed the city t...

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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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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: January 13, 2023

Winter Road Report 2023


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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Road Report
Posted on: January 12, 2023

Mansfield wins Salvation Army's Mayoral Challenge

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The Salvation Army of North Texas named the City of Mansfield the winner of the 2022 Mayoral Challenge after the community raised the most dollars in the region for the non-profit this past holiday season.

 City Council members and city staff rang...

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Posted on: January 10, 2023

Mayor Evans recaps the Jan. 9, 2023 City Council meeting

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Here's a recap of the Jan. 9, 2023 regular City Council meeting. 

Work Session

  • Discussed potential ballot propositions
  • Discussed proposed townhouse development on SH360 in South Pointe
  • Discussed Jan. 9 consent agenda items


  • Salvati...
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Posted on: January 3, 2023

City names new Deputy City Manager and Assistant City Manager

Headshot collage of Troy Lestina and Vanessa Ramirez

The City of Mansfield’s City Manager Office has filled two positions with recent appointments.

City Manager Joe Smolinski named Troy Lestina as Deputy City Manager and Vanessa Ramirez as an Assistant City Manager. This fills the office alongside ...

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Posted on: December 20, 2022

Police officer receives front-line employee award

Police officer Roman Jones poses with Jesse Fernandez award

The City of Mansfield awarded its annual front-line workers award to a police officer who has a reputation for solving everyday problems across the city.

City Manager Joe Smolinski handed the Jesse Fernandez Front Line Leadership Award to police officer Ro...

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Posted on: December 26, 2022

Mansfield issues $13.4-million bond sale to fund new trails while lowering taxes

Walnut Creek Linear Trail

The Mansfield City Council has begun receiving the approved $13,440,000 in funding from the issuance and sale of bonds.

The City of Mansfield sold General Obligation Refunding and Improvement bonds to begin the design and construction of the Walnut Creek L...

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Posted on: October 7, 2022

Mansfield City Council Adopts Fiscal Year 2023 Budget, Lower Tax Rate

City Hall front elevation

The Mansfield City Council’s Fiscal Year 2023 budget increases investment in street maintenance, public safety, and more, while lowering the tax rate.

Mansfield City Council adopted the budget at its Sept. 12 meeting. The $87-million budget focus...

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Posted on: January 13, 2022

Hoffbrau Steak & Grill House coming to Mansfield

Hoffbrau Steak & Grill House logo

MANSFIELD, Texas — Hoffbrau Steak & Grill House is set to open an 8,000 square-foot location in Mansfield near Vernon Newsom Stadium.

The Mansfield restaurant will be located at 1101 N. Holland Rd. and will have a 6,000 square-foot restaurant building,...

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