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Austin55

Member Since 03 Jul 2008
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Flip or Flop Fort Worth

08 October 2017 - 05:20 PM

Premiering November 2nd. I know my mom is excited!

http://www.hgtv.com/...flop-fort-worth

Curious how the show will portray FW, and how the show will influence the neighborhoods it is set in. The previews look like *really* run down areas.

If you shop on Amazon

28 September 2017 - 08:10 PM

Here's a quick tip. Amazon Smiles will donate 0.5% of your purchase to a charity of your choosing. One of the included charities is Historic Fort Worth.


Tarrant Transit Alliance

08 September 2017 - 05:37 PM

A group seems to have recently been started to advocate better local transit. 

 

https://facebook.com...20704437985119/

 

 

From their page

 

 

If you have expressed an interest in supporting transit in Fort Worth now is your opportunity to step up.

It's official, the Tarrant Transit Alliance has been formed to advocate for better transit in Tarrant County. And we need your help!

On Tuesday, September 12 at 7:00 pm City Council will have a hearing on the city budget. We are gathering community partners like YOU to help us advocate for at least one penny of property tax revenue decrease to be spent funding The T Master Plan.

Will you join us on Tuesday night?
Click Here to add your name to our supporter list and be the first to hear about all updates:

https://andrea871.ty...m.com/to/ftH4ds

To help you prepare to speak, we are holding a brief meeting on Monday night, September 11 at 6:30 at Amphibian Productions to pass out talking points and register to speak.
Let me know if you can speak on Tuesday night and if you want to join us on Monday.

Thanks for your support of better Transit in Tarrant County!

 


Amazon in search of 2nd headquarters

07 September 2017 - 08:56 AM

Not sure how viable FW is, but this will be one of the biggest gets in the nation for whichever city lands it.

http://www.businessw...2--Headquarters


Most disaster prone city in the US is...

02 September 2017 - 12:30 AM

An interesting study and branch off the Harvey topic.

 

http://www.bestplace..._disasters.aspx

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Weirdly, despite Dallas being ranked the most dangerous city, Fort Worth came 9th. Those 32 miles make a difference!