Jul 29 2021

Fort Worth Botanic Garden/BRIT: Sean Kenney’s Nature Connects - Fort Worth (May 6-Aug. 6)

May 6 2021 - 8:00am to Aug 1 2021 - 6:00pm
Fort Worth Botanic Garden
3220 Botanic Garden Blvd
Fort Worth , TX

Be amazed this summer at the award-winning exhibition by artist Sean Kenney. Kenney uses simple toy blocks to craft plants and animals, birds and insects, playing with our idea of scale and inviting a sense of wonder.

Free with admission.

City of Fort Worth: Environmental Excellence Awards Call for Entries - Deadline Extended

Jul 8 2021 - 7:00am to Sep 17 2021 - 5:00pm

Deadline extended to Sept. 17, 2021

The City of Fort Worth has issued a call for entries for the 2021 Environmental Excellence Awards.

Innovation Awards will be presented in the areas of:

    •    Water Use & Process Improvement

    •    Water Conservation

    •    Stormwater 

    •    Air Quality

    •    Land Redevelopment

    •    Solid Waste Reduction & Recycling

Recognition Awards include:

    •    Fort Worth Friendly Landscapes

    •    SmartWater Award

See website link below for details, eligibility requirements and application.

The awards will be handed out during a luncheon ceremony Wednesday, Nov. 3, at River Ranch Stockyards, 500 N.E. 23rd St., Fort Worth

Info: wpe@fortworthtexas.gov for more information

ACTION ALERT! TCEQ: Public Hearing on Shingle Maker - Online

Jul 29 2021 - 7:00pm
Online TX

Read the Green Source articleGAF Materials, aka Building Materials Investment Corporation, is seeking a 5-year renewal of their Title V Federal Operating Permit. Environmentalists are urging North Texans to demand better pollution controls for the facility located adjacent to residential neighborhoods. 

Public Hearing: TCEQ is holding a public comment hearing July 29 at 7 p.m. Sign up to speak or join the meeting. Enter the Meeting ID: 192-616-739. Register at least 15 minutes ahead of the meeting.

Written Comments: Submit comments by snail mail or electronically. Use permit number 2771.