Unplug at TRWD Parks and Trails This Weekend

March 9th, 2018|Cycling, Eagle Mountain, General, Geocaching, Hiking, News, Recreation, Trinity River & Trinity Trails, Walking & Jogging|

We love technology, and know you do, too. Duh, you are reading this blog. But every now and then it’s nice to unplug and “recharge” something besides our phones and laptops. In recognition of National Day of Unplugging here are things to enjoy in Fort Worth away from screens and keyboards.

TRWD Flyfest – March 10, […]

2018 Eagle Mountain Cleanup

March 7th, 2018|Eagle Mountain, General, News, Recreation, Water Quality|

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE CLEANUP

The Eagle Mountain Cleanup is less than a month away now, and we’re very excited to host our dedicated community members once again.

This year marks the 26th annual cleanup where you will be able to see how a wide range of people from different backgrounds come together […]

Hydro-electric facility offsets energy demands with water

February 26th, 2018|General|

(previously posted on Sept 17, 2015)

During a typical year, 85 percent of the raw water Tarrant Regional Water District (TRWD) provides to its primary wholesale customers comes from two East Texas reservoirs; Cedar Creek and Richland-Chambers. The district delivers that water to its customer cities through a vast system of pipelines, to water treatment plants […]

Trail improvements create detour on the north shore of Panther Island Pavilion.

February 20th, 2018|General, News, Recreation, Trinity River & Trinity Trails|

TRWD is making improvements to the grounds on the north shore of Panther Island Pavilion. As a part of these improvements, the existing narrow and broken 6 ft. concrete trail will be replaced with an 11 ft. concrete trail. Temporary fencing will be in place during construction and trail users are asked to use the […]

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 […]

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