5024 Broadway Ave.
Haltom City, TX  76117
817-222-7700

Community Projects

4839 Broadway Ave.
Haltom City, TX  76117

Hours of Operation

Monday-Friday 8:00AM-4:30PM

Contact Information

Community Projects Coordinator 817-222-7767

Community Projects - News & Events

Haltom City Community Projects, a division of the Parks & Recreation Department, coordinates projects relating to improving the quality of life for its citizens. Their news & events are listed here.


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"Art in City" Cmte. Seeks Members

haltom city seeks art in city cmte membersHaltom City's Art in the City Committee is looking for Haltom City residents who are artists or art appreciators that would like to join their committee. Contact Julie Orebaugh at 817-222-7922 if you are interested.

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2015 Photo Contest Judging Video

2015 images haltom city photo contest judging videoThe video of the 2015 Images of Haltom City Photo Contest judging is available for viewing online. The show is also viewable on HCTV, Charter Cable channel 190, daily at 5:00 a.m., 2:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m.

A list of winners can be seen here.

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HC Students Set Recycling Record

haltom city elementary school plastic bag recycle challengeJohn D. Spicer and West Birdville, two Haltom City elementary schools, collected and recycled over 32,000 plastic bags during the month of April as part of that city’s Keep Haltom City Beautiful (KHCB). The students at West Birdville Elementary School won the KHCB Plastic Bag Recycle Challenge by recycling 25,912 bags. They received a new outdoor bench made from recycling plastic. Each school also received a garden box made from recycled plastic for their participation in the recycle challenge.

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2015 Green Report

hatom city green report city hallThe annual "Green Report" is published once a year by Keep Haltom City Beautiful to let citizens know about programs, events and environmental news and best practices. The 2015 Keep Haltom City Beautiful Green Report is a comprehensive report that includes the activities of the past year along with activities and plans for the upcoming year, all related to Haltom City beautification and environmental awareness.

Also known as the Haltom City Beautification & Revitalization Board, Keep Haltom City Beautiful volunteers work to make the city an environmentally friendly place to live and work.

 Pictured at right - rock garden installation at City Hall

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Utility Box Artwork Locations

haltom city signal box artworkArtwork on utility boxes functions as a form of communication to a moving audience with the goal of creating a vibrant, inclusive and interesting urban environment. Haltom City has been utilizing this practice as a means for displaying public art and as a way to involve local artists in a cooperative project.

Many of the works were selected during a recent signal box art contest. The others were previously selected from among entries in the annual Images of Haltom City Photo Contest.

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KHCB Earns Guinness World Record

haltom city beautification guiness world recordOn Saturday, November 15th, 2014, a total of 60 volunteers worked diligently for 14.5 hours to set a new Guinness World Record for building the largest cardboard structure, made from 18,000 cardboard boxes. The sculpture was a replica of the original Birdville County Courthouse from 1855, sketched by Don Tipps and designed by architect Daniel Williams. The structure measured 41’3” long, 14’ high; 25’6” deep.

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2015 Photo Contest Winners

2015 haltom city images of photo contest best of showJudges have studied the 319 entries in the 2015 Images of Haltom City Photo Contest and have chosen the winners. Best of Show honors went to Isabelle Normandin for her picture of a butterfly, entered in the Haltom City Animals Category. The winner will be published in the 2016 Haltom City Community Calendar, and Normandin will receive a $200 prize for her work. Normandin also took honors in the Architecture and Documentary categories.

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2014 N'hood Decorating Contest

haltom city neighborhood decorating contestResults are in for the annual Neighborhood Decorating Contest, coordinated by Keep Haltom City Beautiful. To find winners, volunteer judges travel every street in six sections of Haltom City looking for the best decorations. Board members thank all residents who make the effort to decorate and make the community beautiful for the holiday season. Here are this year’s winners:

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Community ProjectsNews & Events

haltom city crossroads newsletter june july 2018

June/July Crossroads N'letter

The June/July 2018 Crossroads City Newsletter is available for download.
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Birdville Elementary has been awarded $500 for being the Cleanest Campus in Haltom City for the…