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Posted on: September 29, 2020

E-Waste/Document-Shredding Event this Saturday (10/3)

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An E-Waste/Document-Shredding event takes place on Saturday, October 3, from 8am-12pm (or until the trucks are full), at Dutch Branch Park (behind the Benbrook Community Center/YMCA, 1899 Winscott Rd. – follow signs off Winscott/Beach R...

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Posted on: September 17, 2020

Governor Abbott Expands Capacity for some Businesses in Texas

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Governor Abbott held a press conference today to address the state’s ongoing COVID-19 response. The Governor announced that the number of active COVID-19 cases in Texas are reduced since July, and encouraged Texans to continue to practice social...

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Posted on: September 1, 2020

'The Real Dirt' (7th edition) - September 2020

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The Real Dirt is intended to share timely and accurate information regarding commercial and other development in Benbrook. The Benbrook Economic Development Corporation (BEDC) is here to answer your questions, as much as we are able to publicly share info...

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Posted on: September 11, 2020

Tarrant County Non-Profit Launches Housing Assistance Program

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Housing Channel, a Tarrant County non-profit organization, has launched a housing assistance program to aid Tarrant County residents suffering from job loss/loss of income due to COVID-19. Financial assistance is available for a limited time.&...

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Posted on: September 10, 2020

Benbrook Requirements for Door-to-Door Solicitation

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City of Benbrook ordinances regulate the activities of solicitors and persons who distribute hand bills door-to-door. Solicitors and persons distributing hand bills must wear safety vests at all times, and are required to obtain a permit from the City of ...

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Posted on: May 6, 2020

City Council Approves Disaster Relief Grants for Benbrook Businesses

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At their May 7 regular meeting, Benbrook City Council approved an emergency grant program allowing Benbrook businesses to receive up to $5,000 in assistance toward mortgage or lease payments.

The Disaster Relief Grant Program was created to assist...

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Posted on: August 25, 2020

Tarrant County Extends Mask Mandate until Nov 30

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Tarrant County Judge Glen Whitley on Tuesday extended the county’s mask mandate until at least Nov. 30.

County commissioners also voted unanimously to extend the COVID-19-related declaration of disaster until Nov. 30, which allows the ma...

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Posted on: August 18, 2020

Tarrant County issues Outdoor Burn Ban

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Today, August 18, 2020, Tarrant County Commissioner’s Court  approved an outdoor burn ban for Tarrant County. As of today, August 18, all outdoor burning in Tarrant County is prohibited. The ban will be in place for the next ninety (90)...

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Posted on: August 6, 2020

Census response deadline moved up to Sept. 30

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The U.S. Census Bureau has announced that it is moving up its deadline to conclude the #2020census. Online response collection and field operations will now close on Wednesday, Sept. 30, one month earlier than planned

 The impo...

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