Setting the benchmark for urban fishing

February 15th, 2018|Fishing, General, Recreation, Trinity River & Trinity Trails|

February 7th marked a very chilly Wednesday morning in Trinity Park. And for more than 50 students from M.H. Moore Elementary and J.P. Elder Middle School it was a memorable morning for an entirely different reason than the weather.

On this day, the students eagerly converged on Trinity Park to witness a tradition spanning back more […]

The Wetlands – Wildlife and Reuse

January 17th, 2018|General, News, Recreation, Richland-Chambers, Uncategorized, Wetlands|

On a typical morning as you’re brushing your teeth, you may notice how much water is used to perform this one mundane, yet necessary, task. Now think about the more than 2 million people in TRWD’s service area using this same water for brushing their teeth, washing their clothes and dishes, and countless other water-dependent […]

Hiring operations/maintenance staff

January 9th, 2018|General, News|

JOB FAIR

Wednesday, January 17th from 9:00am to 1:00pm
Northside Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76102

Positions available include:

  • Operations Field Maintenance for Fort Worth & Eagle Mountain
  • Fleet Mechanic I

Onsite interviews will be available for qualified candidates.
Operations Field Maintenance Qualifications:

  • Operate AG tractor, finish mower, weed eater, chainsaw, etc.
  • Must have Valid Texas driver […]

Mapping innovations save time, money

January 8th, 2018|General, News|

(previously posted on Jan 12, 2016)

Innovation was at the forefront when TRWD’s Geospatial Services Department was searching for a new way to collect and map data, specifically for the Integrated Pipeline Project (IPL).

“We were looking for a way to improve how we do business, and improve the way we support personnel who manage the pipeline,” said […]

Holiday Closures

December 21st, 2017|General|

TRWD offices will be closed Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 25-26 to let our employees spend time with their families as well as Dec. 29 and Jan. 1 in celebration of New Year’s Day. holiday-closure_2017

Trinity Turtle Talk

December 12th, 2017|General, Recreation, Trinity River & Trinity Trails|

For Paschal High School teacher Andrew Brinker, turtles are not just a life-long fascination but somewhat of an under-explored topic in our local environment.

Brinker has drawn from his academic and professional experience to launch the Trinity River Turtle Study; a three-year project backed by Texas Christian University’s College of Education and executed by his very […]

Trout Stocking Dates Released

November 27th, 2017|Fishing, General, News, Recreation, Trinity River & Trinity Trails|

The fishing fun continues. TRWD and the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department have released their trout stocking dates. We hope to see you on the river. Get more information about TRWD Flyfest here.

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Take a Hike … at Eagle Mountain Park

November 15th, 2017|General, News, Recreation|

Summertime may be over in North Texas, but that doesn’t mean you can’t get out and play. In fact, the fall season offers some of the coolest conditions to get out on your local trails and venture into the unknown. National Take a Hike Day is upon us, and if you’re looking to get the […]

Trinity Trail Eats Photo Contest

November 2nd, 2017|General, News, Trinity River & Trinity Trails|

Do you like free food? Snap a photo of your next meal along or nearby the Trinity Trails and you could win $200 worth of gift cards from Fort Worth restaurants like Woodshed Smokehouse, Press Cafe, HG Supply Co, Susie Cakes and more. There are dozens of places to eat at […]

How was TRWD founded?

October 12th, 2017|General, Uncategorized|

Two significant events led to the creation of the Tarrant Regional Water District.

On April 22, 1922, torrential rains in Fort Worth dumped 11 inches of water in two days. Seventeen breaches in Trinity River levees resulted in a massive flood killing at least 10 people and causing more than $1 million in damages. Calls […]