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Robertson Selected As Interim FWPD Chief

The Fort Worth City Council selected Assistant Chief Rhonda Robertson to take over as the interim police chief when Chief Jeff Halstead retires from his position in January.

11/18/2014

Fort Worth Police Chief Jeff Halstead (credit: CBS 11 News)

Fort Worth Police Chief Receives Vote Of Confidence

Fort Worth City Council members met Tuesday to discuss the future of Police Chief Jeff Halstead and ended up giving him a vote of confidence.

09/09/2014

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Benefits Extended For Paralyzed Fort Worth Officer

The Fort Worth City Council voted to extend leave-of-absence pay benefits for a police officer paralyzed in a 2003 line-of-duty shooting.

08/13/2014

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Fort Worth Council To Review Police Benefits Of Paralyzed Officer

The Fort Worth City Council is set to decide whether to retain a police officer who was paralyzed from the chest down in a 2003 line-of-duty shooting.

08/12/2014

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Leaders See New Tourism Lure — Convention Center Reno Plans

Making Fort Worth more of a tourist destination – it’s something the city wants to do, but how? One plan starts downtown at the Fort Worth Convention Center. City leaders are now getting their first look at what it would take to make that happen.

CBS 11–07/15/2014

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Fort Worth Looking To Expand, Build Convention & Visitor Spaces

Nearly a million people attend events in and around the Fort Worth Convention Center every year. Now, event planners say they’re running out of room for them all.

CBS 11–06/10/2014

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American Airlines Wants Tax Breaks To Build New Ops Center

American Airlines is asking the Fort Worth City Council to approve tax breaks if the airline builds an $88 million operations center on land near its headquarters. American wants a break on up to 85-percent of the first year’s taxes on the property.

06/09/2014

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Weather Channel Picks Twitter Fight With Fort Worth Councilman

The Weather Channel has apologized to Joel Burns after exchanging a series of tweets with the Fort Worth city councilman over the weekend regarding its weather app.

CBS 11–05/12/2014

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Tentative Deal In Wrong House Demolition

The City of Fort Worth has reached a tentative $102,500 settlement with a property owner whose three-bedroom house was mistakenly torn down in July of last year.

03/27/2014

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Establishing A Final Four ‘Clean Zone’ In Sundance Square

In the coming days, Sundance Square will transform into the national hub for Final Four basketball coverage. But the Fort Worth City Council is working to make sure the square doesn’t change too much

CBS 11–03/18/2014

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Fort Worth City Council Candidates Share Visions For Technology

The Fort Worth City Council interviewed their final four candidates for city manager Tuesday in a day long, closed door session.

02/25/2014

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North Texas City Considering Making Water Restrictions Permanent

Last summer North Texans were asked to make water concessions because of the drought, now at least one city is considering making some watering restrictions permanent.

CBSDFW.COM–02/18/2014

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