City Council District 5
Councilmember Gyna Bivens was elected to the District 5 seat in June 2013. She serves as president and executive director of North Texas Leaders and Executives Advocating Diversity, a consortium of major employers in North Texas whose chief executive officers seek to increase diversity in their managerial ranks.
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Around the district
- Rosedale Street reduced to one lane
- Safe Routes to School initiative receives $3.2 million to increase safety for pedestrians, cyclists and drivers
- City crews work to ensure traffic safety around school campuses
- Artwork being installed on traffic signal control cabinets along East Lancaster
- Traffic-calming devices to be installed at River Trails Elementary School
- City Council releases meeting schedule for summer
- Two month closure expected for parts of Northside Drive, Yucca Avenue
Assessment of Fair Housing: 7 p.m. Aug. 29, 2017; Fort Worth Housing Solutions, 1201 E. 13th St.
Twitter Town Hall: noon Sept. 1, 2017; Participate on Twitter.
Veteran Celebration Dinner: 6 p.m. Sept. 16, 2017; MLK Jr. Community Center, 5565 Truman Drive.
National Night Out: 6 p.m. Oct. 3, 2017; MLK Jr. Community Center, 5565 Truman Drive.
Mayor's Spooky Bike Ride: 5:30 p.m. Oct. 26, 2017; To be determined.
Fall Festival: 6 p.m. Oct. 26, 2017; MLK Jr. Community Center, 5565 Truman Drive.
Boo Bash: 6 p.m. Oct. 31, 2017; Handley Meadowbrook Community Center, 6201 Beaty St.
Fall Festival: 5 p.m. Nov. 3, 2017; Eugene McCray Community Center, 4932 Wilbarger St.
Thanksgiving Luncheon: noon Nov. 16, 2017; MLK Jr. Community Center, 5565 Truman Drive.
Kickback Dance: 7 p.m. Nov. 24, 2017; Eugene McCray Community Center, 4932 Wilbarger St.
Turkey Bingo: 6 p.m. Nov. 28, 2017; Eugene McCray Community Center, 4932 Wilbarger St.
District 5 Office
200 Texas St.
Fort Worth, Texas 76102