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Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price. (credit: City of Fort Worth)

Fort Worth Mayor “Okay” After Bike Accident

After a bike accident Saturday morning Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price says she is “okay”.


Children ride their bicycles on the street. (credit: GALI TIBBON/AFP/Getty Images)

Bike Ride With Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price

May is National Bike Month, and Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price talks about the city’s efforts to get people talking while hitting the road on two wheels.


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Will Fort Worth Be The 1st Major City To Ban Hiring Smokers?

Businesses are doing it, hospitals are doing it… will the City of Fort Worth be the next employer, and first major city in the country, to ban the hiring of smokers?


A sprinkler waters a lawn. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

4 North Texas Mayors Want Permanent Water Restrictions By Summer

By summer, the mayors of Arlington, Fort Worth, Dallas and Irving want a permanent water conservation plan in place in their respective cities.


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North Texas Mayors Urge Permanent Water Limits

The mayors of Dallas, Fort Worth, Arlington and Irving are considering making watering restrictions permanent as part of a conservation plan.


A Trinity Railway Express train.  (Photo credit Joel Thomas, CBS 11 News)

Fort Worth Mayor Says Commuter Rail Progress “Unacceptable”

Fort Worth’s mayor is calling for faster action on getting a commuter rail built. During a Fort Worth Transportation Authority retreat Mayor Betsy Price said the expected TEX Rail completion date will leave Tarrant County residents waiting for years.


Lights out along Jennings Street in Fort Worth.

FW Residents: City Keeping Us In The Dark Over Street Lights

As the sun sets over the historic Hillside neighborhood near downtown Fort Worth, darkness takes over.


Fort Worth dignitaries turn dirt for the ceremonial groundbreaking of a new JFK memorial located in downtown Fort Worth (Chuck Schechner/CBSDFW)

Fort Worth Breaks Ground For Downtown Kennedy Memorial

Fort Worth officials broke ground Monday on what will be a multi-million dollar tribute to President John F. Kennedy.


Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price. (credit: City of Fort Worth)

Fort Worth Mayor Holds First State Of The City Address

Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price will hold her first-ever State of the City address on Thursday, using a somewhat unorthodox style.


Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price. (credit: City of Fort Worth)

Fort Worth Mayor Using Social Media To Craft Upcoming Speech

Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price will deliver her first State of the City speech since being elected to the office last year, but she won’t be doing it in the typical fashion.


Mike Rawlings attends a Super Bowl event on February 3, 2011 in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Michael Buckner/Getty Images for Audi)

Dallas Mayor Explains Refusal To Sign Pledge Supporting Gay Marriage

After refusing to sign a pledge in support of a Constitutional law allowing same-sex marriage, Mayor Mike Rawlings met with 25 leaders in the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered community to explain why.


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Texas Counties May Email Tax Bills In 2012

Texas property owners may get their next tax bills by email because of a new state law that gives counties that option starting in 2012.