Looming Development

Not So Suite Deal

Biscuits and Grady

Envisioning Hemphill

Blotch Jumbo

Metro

Metro

Tearing up the Track

Three weeks ago, a city-hired engineering firm released its first study on modern streetcars, identifying six possible routes that Fort Worth should consider. These...

Rethinking Red-Light Cameras

Small pickups are dicey on wet streets. Their lightweight rear ends can lose traction on slick surfaces, particularly during sudden stops. So Daniel Byram...

Barrels of Questions

A 20-foot retaining wall of unsealed, rusting barrels of industrial waste looms over the western edge of the Fort Worth Botanic Garden, near the...

’Copters or Community?

When the city of Fort Worth announced plans in May to build a public heliport near downtown, the reasons given were not surprising. The...

Carswell Loses in Court

When inmate Linda D’Antuono Fenton died in 2004, eight days after she was moved from the Federal Medical Center-Carswell to a local hospital, her...

Sewage Plant for Mary’s Creek?

Although Fort Worth water officials are considering putting a new sewage treatment plant near homes on the West Side of Fort Worth, residents aren’t...

DISH Water

Clogged filters, low water pressure, and test results alternately confirming and disproving the presence of harmful chemicals in their private water well have led...

Finish Line for the Pate

It’s been part of the landscape on State Highway 377 for more than 40 years. Each time I drove past the Pate museum and...

Growing Community

The idea of turning a city’s unused green space into urban gardens has been slow in coming to Fort Worth compared to the rest...

Direction Home: Up

Larry Andrews had been homeless for almost 15 years, most of that time spent down in the East Lancaster Avenue area, near the shelters...