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Protecting the Trinity

April 16th, 2019|General, News|

From water quality in our reservoirs to water quality in the Trinity River, the Tarrant Regional Water District is committed to keeping our watersheds clean. We know from experience that trying to clean up is a whole lot harder than keeping it from getting polluted in the first place. And that’s why we’ve created a […]

Repairing Riverbank at Shannon’s Point

April 9th, 2019|Trinity Trails App, Trinity Trails App Exclusive|

Operations staff will be repairing the two points/river bank edges at the end of Overton Diversion Channel, near Shannon’s Point.  This project should have little effect on trail users, but they will see an increase in truck traffic in the area.  Currently, we have started on the side nearest to marker CF 285.  Once this […]

Check out our Trinity Trails App

April 5th, 2019|General, News|

To meet the public needs of our growing Trinity Trail system, we have developed a new mobile phone app to help citizens get around the trails in Fort Worth. With the help of this interactive tour guide, we are able to offer up-to-date information on amenities, events, and other happenings along our 70+ mile trail […]

Granger Statement on Army Corps Commitment to Fort Worth Flood Control Project

March 28th, 2019|General, News|

March 27, 2019

WASHINGTON — Today in Washington, top officials testified to their strong commitment for the Fort Worth Central City Flood Control Project. R.D. James, Assistant Secretary of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Civil Works, stated “I very strongly support the project.” James further added “It is a good project.”

In response to the committee’s questioning […]

Marine Creek Construction

March 26th, 2019|Trinity Trails App, Trinity Trails App Exclusive|

The City of Fort Worth started construction on a drainage project that will affect a portion of the Marine Creek trails this year. Use caution in this area. This project is expected to be completed in December of 2020.

“A 42-inch sewer main and a 36-inch sewer main will be constructed from Ten Mile Bridge […]

2018 TRWD Report now online

March 19th, 2019|General, News|

2018 was a busy year here at the Tarrant Regional Water District. From turning on the first phase of the long-awaited Integrated Pipeline to receiving prestigious industry awards to our community involvement, you can read all about how we made a difference in the communities we serve in the 2018 TRWD Report.

The report is […]

Opal’s Farm Ribbon Cutting

March 5th, 2019|General, News|

For years, Opal Lee has dreamed of growing something special in her community.

Troubled by the lack of nearby grocery stores selling fresh produce, the 92-year-old community activist wanted to start a large community garden to grow potatoes, carrots, radishes and beets.

And she didn’t want to stop there. To develop even deeper roots […]

The Fort Worth Cowtown

February 4th, 2019|Trinity Trails App, Trinity Trails App Exclusive|

Welcome to The Cowtown Marathon, the largest multi-event race in North Texas!  Thank you for choosing to run one of our great races, or challenging yourself with two. With distances for everyone, including both the Kids 5K Presented by Academy Sports and Adults 5K, 10K, Half Marathon presented by Sprint, Marathon, and Ultra Marathon presented […]

Trinity River Vision Update 12/27/2018

December 27th, 2018|General, News|

The Tarrant Regional Water District will provide the final installments of its $200 million loan to the Panther Island flood control project within the next year, leading to a possible bond sale to buy land and pay for crucial utility relocation.

The District expects to provide the final $13.3 million of its loan commitment for construction […]

Congresswoman Granger & U.S. Army Corps of Engineers release statement regarding TRV Flood Control Project

October 4th, 2018|General, News|

Congresswoman Kay Granger (TX-12) released the following statement on the Trinity River Vision Flood Control Project:

FORT WORTH, TX – “Today, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers once again strongly affirmed its commitment to the Trinity River Vision Flood Control Project and acknowledged that it is authorized for federal funding in this coming year’s 2019 Energy […]