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Posted on: December 13, 2019

Tips for Reducing Waste during the Holiday Season

Holiday dinner  place setting with City of Mansfield Environmental Services logo

Holiday food waste, shopping bags, bows and ribbons, packaging, and wrapping paper contribute an additional one million tons a week to our landfills. However, roughly 80 percent of what is thrown away during the holidays can be recycled or repurposed, acc...

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Environmental Services
Posted on: November 13, 2019

2019 Holiday Grease Roundup

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Thanksgiving, with its fried turkeys, buttery foods and gravy, can be hard on pipes and sewer systems. When fats, oils, and grease are washed down the drain, they stick to the inside of pipes, hardening and building up until they cause clogs and sewer bac...

Read on...

Additional Info... Environmental Services
Posted on: September 18, 2019

Hazardous Household Waste Drop-off Events

Paint cans in a stack

Did you know that it is unsafe to dispose of used batteries in the trash or recycle cart? Ever wonder what to do with leftover paint or household chemicals you no longer need? Keep these substances and more out of the landfill by dropping them off at the ...

Read on...

Additional Info... Environmental Services

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Fire

3 Stories
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Citizen's Fire Academy

People Participating in Citizens Fire Academy Training

The Citizens Fire Academy is a program designed to open lines of communication between the Mansfield Fire Department and the community.

Additional Info... Fire
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Recruiting & Open Jobs

Fire Helmet on Fire Truck

View a listing of open jobs and recruiting information.

Additional Info... Fire
Posted on: November 22, 2016

History of the Mansfield Fire Department

Fire Department Historic photo

Read about the history of the Mansfield Fire Department.

Additional Info... Fire

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Home

5 Stories
Posted on: December 13, 2019

Tips for Reducing Waste during the Holiday Season

Holiday dinner  place setting with City of Mansfield Environmental Services logo

Holiday food waste, shopping bags, bows and ribbons, packaging, and wrapping paper contribute an additional one million tons a week to our landfills. However, roughly 80 percent of what is thrown away during the holidays can be recycled or repurposed, acc...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: November 13, 2019

Mansfield Police collect food and toys during annual drive

Mansfield Police food and toy drive

The Mansfield Police Department’s annual toy and food drive is underway now through Dec. 20 with the Community Resource trailer scheduled to be at numerous locations throughout the city.

“During the holidays we want to do what we can make the season less s...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: November 13, 2019

2019 Holiday Grease Roundup

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Thanksgiving, with its fried turkeys, buttery foods and gravy, can be hard on pipes and sewer systems. When fats, oils, and grease are washed down the drain, they stick to the inside of pipes, hardening and building up until they cause clogs and sewer bac...

Read on...

Additional Info... Home
Posted on: November 22, 2019

Work begins on new signal, road improvements at Heritage Parkway/U.S. 287

Road construction news

Crews will begin work Dec. 2 on the installation of a new traffic signal at Heritage Parkway and Commerce Drive, the street that connects to the U.S. 287 southbound frontage road.

The project also includes concrete panel replacement and curb radius improve...

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Home
Posted on: August 26, 2019

New street projects detailed in Fall Road Report

fall road report 2019

This Quarterly Road Report includes Mansfield street projects currently under construction or in the design phase. For additional information contact:

Bart VanAmburgh, director of public works - 817 276-4233 - bart.vanamburgh@mansfieldtexas.gov

David Boski,...

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Library

4 Stories
Posted on: December 1, 2019

Resource Spotlight: Miss Humblebee's Academy

Miss Humblebee's Academy image

The Mansfield Public Library makes online preschool learning fun with Miss Humblebee's Academy. Help prepare your preschooler for Kindergarten and beyond by introducing concepts in math, science, language, literacy, art and music.

Miss Humblebee's helps ch...

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Library
Posted on: November 30, 2019

Mansfield READS! 2020

Mansfield Reads Logo

Mansfield Reads! One City One Book is a community-wide reading event that encourages all Mansfield residents to read the same book at the same time. The program goals are to promote awareness of the library and foster a sense of community through reading....

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Library
Posted on: November 12, 2019

Database Spotlight

RB digital newsflash

Mansfield Public Library, in partnership with Recorded Books,  now offers RBdigital, an online service for downloading audiobooks and e-magazines. Available titles include bestsellers, Recorded Books exclusives, classics, and selections for child...

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Library
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Library Receives Grant

radiologic book

The Mansfield Public Library has received a $500 grant from the American Society of Radiologic Technologists to purchase books and educational materials on medical imaging andradiation therapy. 

The grant program is part of National Radiologic Tec...

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Library

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Museum

3 Stories
Posted on: December 12, 2019

Object Spotlight: Who wants ice?

Ice Card

Getting ice wasn't always as convenient as going to the refrigerator. At one time wagons delivered it directly to homes. Once ice boxes were invented it was delivered in trucks.

So in the days of direct delivery, these signs were hung in the windows of bus...

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Museum
Posted on: December 12, 2019

Exhibit in Focus: The railroad comes to Mansfield

Railroad

It was a big deal in the growing community of Mansfield when the railroad came to town. And it significantly impacted its growth.

One of the many exhibits at the Mansfield Historical Museum and Heritage Center focuses on the history of the railroad in Mans...

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Museum
Posted on: December 12, 2019

Man House restoration project underway

Ralph S. Man House

The homestead of Mansfield co-founder Ralph S. Man was purchased this year by the City and will soon be a historical museum.

The property, located just west of Historic Downtown Mansfield on Broad Street, will undergo a restoration process over the next se...

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Museum

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Newsroom

8 Stories
Posted on: December 13, 2019

Tips for Reducing Waste during the Holiday Season

Holiday dinner  place setting with City of Mansfield Environmental Services logo

Holiday food waste, shopping bags, bows and ribbons, packaging, and wrapping paper contribute an additional one million tons a week to our landfills. However, roughly 80 percent of what is thrown away during the holidays can be recycled or repurposed, acc...

Read on...

Newsroom
Posted on: November 30, 2019

Mansfield READS! 2020

Mansfield Reads Logo

Mansfield Reads! One City One Book is a community-wide reading event that encourages all Mansfield residents to read the same book at the same time. The program goals are to promote awareness of the library and foster a sense of community through reading....

Read on...

Newsroom
Posted on: November 13, 2019

2019 Holiday Grease Roundup

holiday grease roundup_newsflash_website_435x450

Thanksgiving, with its fried turkeys, buttery foods and gravy, can be hard on pipes and sewer systems. When fats, oils, and grease are washed down the drain, they stick to the inside of pipes, hardening and building up until they cause clogs and sewer bac...

Read on...

Additional Info... Newsroom
Posted on: November 13, 2019

Mansfield Police collect food and toys during annual drive

Mansfield Police food and toy drive

The Mansfield Police Department’s annual toy and food drive is underway now through Dec. 20 with the Community Resource trailer scheduled to be at numerous locations throughout the city.

“During the holidays we want to do what we can ma...

Read on...

Newsroom
Posted on: November 22, 2019

Work begins on new signal, road improvements at Heritage Parkway/U.S. 287

Road construction news

Crews will begin work Dec. 2 on the installation of a new traffic signal at Heritage Parkway and Commerce Drive, the street that connects to the U.S. 287 southbound frontage road.

The project also includes concrete panel replacement and curb radius improve...

Read on...

Newsroom
Posted on: October 1, 2019

Register for new Mansfield Emergency Alert System

Mansfield Emergency Alert System

Mansfield residents can receive notifications about severe weather or other emergency situations as part of a new mass notification program that is being rolled out with the City's new website redesign.

"This program is extremely versatile," said...

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Newsroom
Posted on: September 18, 2019

Hazardous Household Waste Drop-off Events

Paint cans in a stack

Did you know that it is unsafe to dispose of used batteries in the trash or recycle cart? Ever wonder what to do with leftover paint or household chemicals you no longer need? Keep these substances and more out of the landfill by dropping them off at the ...

Read on...

Additional Info... Newsroom
Posted on: August 26, 2019

New street projects detailed in Fall Road Report

fall road report 2019

This Quarterly Road Report includes Mansfield street projects currently under construction or in the design phase. For additional information contact:

Bart VanAmburgh, Director of Public Works - 817-276-4233 - bart.vanamburgh@mansfieldtexas.gov

David Boski,...

Read on...

Newsroom

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Police

3 Stories
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Employment

Gold Badges

Find job opportunities with the local Police Department.

Learn More Police
Posted on: November 22, 2016

About MPD

Mansfield Police Logo

Browse through information to help you learn more about the Police Department.

Learn More Police
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Divisions

Police Officer and K-9 Unit by Police Car

Learn about the divisions of the Police Department.

Learn More Police

News Flash

Posted on: August 26, 2019

New street projects detailed in Fall Road Report

fall road report 2019

This Quarterly Road Report includes Mansfield street projects currently under construction or in the design phase. For additional information contact:

Bart VanAmburgh, Director of Public Works - 817-276-4233 - bart.vanamburgh@mansfieldtexas.gov

David Boski,...

Read on...

Road Report

News Flash

Posted on: November 13, 2019

2019 Holiday Grease Roundup

holiday grease roundup_newsflash_website_435x450

Thanksgiving, with its fried turkeys, buttery foods and gravy, can be hard on pipes and sewer systems. When fats, oils, and grease are washed down the drain, they stick to the inside of pipes, hardening and building up until they cause clogs and sewer bac...

Read on...

Additional Info... Water Utilities
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Trash it. Don't Flush It!

wipes

Your toilet isn't a trash can, so don't treat it like one.

Additional Info... Water Utilities
Posted on: November 22, 2016

You Can Prevent Plumbing Problems

cleaning products

Protect your pipes and the quality of our water by NOT putting harmful products and chemicals down your drain.

Additional Info... Water Utilities
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Common Sources of Water Leaks

faucet

Do you think you might have a water leak, or notice an increase in your water use?

Additional Info... Water Utilities