5024 Broadway Ave.
Haltom City, TX  76117
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All Haltom City park trails are closed due to flooding, so please don't attempt to access them until further notice.

Notices

Utility Billing Office Closed on Jan 11, 2018

The FATHOM Customer Service Center opened at 8:00 a.m. on January 15, 2018 at 5417 Stanley Keller Rd. Payments can also be made at https://haltomcity.U2YOU.gwfathom.com or by calling 833-764-5239.

More information on the FATHOM transition can be found here. We appreciate your patience during this transition.

TEXRAIL Construction - Feb 26-28

November 7, 2017 Parks Board Minutes

Parks & Recreation Board Minutes

November 7, 2017

Call to order -

Cody Gambill – Co-Chairman, called meeting to order at 6:05pm

Present:

Cody Gambill – Co-Chairman Penny Clowers – Board Member Cheri Crum – Board Member

Don Cooper – Board Member

Don LeMaster – Board Member

 

Christi Pruitt – Staff

 

Absent:

Harold Fowler – Board Member Troy Dunn – Board Member

Dana Coffman – Chairman

Action Items –

Approve minutes for the October 10, 2017 meetings

Mr LeMaster motioned; Ms Clowers second – approved by all

Discussion/Presentation Items –

Staff Report from Ms Pruitt:

  • Budget – Ms Pruitt passed out “easier to read” Park Donation Budget

  • Master Plan for Park/Rec – Ms Pruitt is getting bids; will discuss at next meeting

  • Veterans Memorial Site – Haltom Park – Big Success; Waiting on stone work from Houston. Delayed due to Hurricane Harvey.

  • City Council looking into purchasing the NEO field at North Park – update next meeting

  • Basketball starts in January

Park Assignments/Status -

  • Birdville Trail~(LeMaster) ~ 5713 Orval Ct ~ No Issues

  • Broadway~(Coffman)~ 4839 Broadway Ave ~ No Issues

  • Buffalo Ridge~(Crum)~ 5720 Parkwood ~ Dead/Down Trees

  • Haltom Road~(Gambill)~ 3113 Haltom Rd ~ No Issues

  • Little Fossil~(Fowler)~ 4412 Hadley St ~ No Issues

  • North Park~(Coffman & Dunn)~5220 Denton Hwy ~ No Issues

  • Parrish Road~(Cooper)~4408 Parrish Rd ~ No issues

  • Pecan~(Clowers)~6200 Ellison Ave ~No issues

  • Revere~(Dunn)~4250 Revere St ~ No Issues

  • Sandy Oaks~(Cooper)~5000 Bernice St ~No issues

  • Whites Branch~(Dunn)~ 5290 Western Ctr ~ No issues

    Requests/Recommendations/Events

    • Christmas on Broadway – Dec 2; from 230 till 530 pm

    • Neighborhood Decorating Contest

Next Parks Board Meeting will be December 5, 2017

Adjournment:

Mr LeMaster motioned to adjourn, Ms Clower 2nd

Co-Chairman Mr Gambill adjourned the meeting at 7:20

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September 5, 2017 Parks Board Minutes

Parks & Recreation Board Minutes

September 5, 2017

Call to order -

Dana Coffman - Chairman, called meeting to order at 6:02pm

Present:

Cody Gambill – Co-Chairman Troy Dunn – Board Member Cheri Crum – Board Member

Don Cooper – Board Member Penny Clowers – Board Member Don LeMaster – Board Member

 

Christi Pruitt – Staff

 

Absent:

Harold Fowler – Board Member

 

Guests:

Mr Rex Phelps – Asst City Mgr

Ms Heather Rawson – Admin Asst Gary Nunn

Bob Watkins – Council Member Ricky Brown – Council Member

 

Action Items –

Approve minutes for the August 1, 2017 meetings

Ms Clowers motioned, Ms Crum second – approved by all

Discussion/Presentation Items –

Staff Report from Ms Pruitt:

  • Budget – Ms Pruitt passed out City Council Park/Rec Budget

  • Donation box – Still being worked on – will give update at next meeting

  • Master Plan for Park/Rec – Tabled till next meeting/Ms Clowers motioned - Mr LeMaster second, All approved

  • Veterans Memorial Site – Haltom Park – Est completion Nov 11 Fundraiser at

    American Legion raised $13,000

  • Adult Softball – Starting in September

  • City Council looking into purchasing the NEO field in the North Park

  • Pee Wee Football – Starting; Parks completed needs that they had

  • Boxing Tournaments being discussed for April 2018

  • Election of Officers – City Council re-Appointed 2 positions; Board elected to keep everyone at the same chair positions (Dana – Chair, Cody – Vice Chair, Cheri – Secretary, Penny – Treasurer); Ms Clowers second, Mr LeMaster second; All approved

  • Soccer to begin in September

  • Halloween Bash - October 28 – 2pm till 5pm at Rec Center

Park Assignments/Status -

  • Birdville Trail~(LeMaster)~ Checking on bathroom situation

  • Broadway~(Coffman)~ 4839 Broadway Ave ~ No issues

  • Buffalo Ridge~(Crum)~ 5720 Parkwood ~ Swing area needs ‘filler’

  • Haltom Road~(Gambill)~ 3113 Haltom Rd ~Awning is damaged – looking into

  • Little Fossil~(Fowler)~ 4412 Hadley St ~ Ducks getting hurt

  • North Park~(Coffman & Dunn)~Basketball court painting on hold

  • Parrish Road~(Cooper)~No issues

  • Pecan~(Clowers)~ No issues

  • Revere~(Dunn)~ Need Trash Cans – trash issues

  • Sandy Oaks~(Cooper)~No issues

  • Whites Branch~(Dunn)~ 5290 Western Ctr ~ No issues

    Requests/Recommendations/Events

    • Send drone over new trail connection – Whites Branch with Buffalo Ridge

    • Signage near trailer park at White Creek Lane – No Motorized Vehicles

    • Cameras needed in west parking lot at Little Fossil – graffiti in area/several fender benders

    • Water Parks – Whites Branch/Broadway – will need to be “painted” every year

Next Parks Board Meeting will be October 3, 2017 –

Reschedule till October 10 October 3 is Texas Night Out

Adjournment:

Ms Clowers motioned to adjourn, Mr LeMaster 2nd Chairman Coffman adjourned the meeting at 7:00

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October 10, 2017 Parks Board Minutes

Parks & Recreation Board Minutes

October 10, 2017

Call to order -

Cody Gambill – Vice Chairman, called meeting to order at 6:03pm

Present:

Cody Gambill – Vice Chairman

Don Cooper – Board Member

 

Troy Dunn – Board Member

Penny Clowers – Board Member

 

Harold Fowler – Board Member

Don LeMaster – Board Member

Absent:

Dana Coffman – Chair Christi Pruitt – Staff

Cheri Crum – Board Member

 

Action Items –

Approve minutes for the September 5, 2017 meetings

Ms Clowers motioned, Mr Fowler second – approved by all

Discussion/Presentation Items –

Staff Report from Ms Pruitt:

  • Halloween - October 28 – 2pm till 5pm at Rec Center; Candy Drive – donate 2 bags of individually wrapped candy by 10/21 to get entered into drawing for $50 Rec bucks

  • Veterans Memorial Grand Opening at Haltom Park – Nov 11 at 11am

  • Health Fair – joining forces with Refresh and will be held at Wiley G. on Aug. 11

  • NEO purchase is on hold; still gathering data

  • Parks crews installing new fibar at all playgrounds; new grass seed at Haltom Road Park practice field and irrigation around Veterans Memorial

  • Finalizing new software for Rec Center – should be launching in December

  • Reviewed Park Donation budget – Board has requested an “easier to read”

spreadsheet

Individual Park Reports

  • Birdville Trail~(LeMaster)~ no activity; what can we do to get people down there?? Signs

    on Haltom or Thomas Road; Don C. mentioned a “Love your Neighbor” outreach

  • Broadway~(Coffman)~ 4839 Broadway Ave ~ No issues

  • Buffalo Ridge~(Crum)~ 5720 Parkwood ~ No Motorized Vehicles signs have been installed

  • Haltom Road~(Gambill)~ 3113 Haltom Rd ~ no issues

  • Little Fossil~(Fowler)~ 4412 Hadley St ~ Fire ants!

  • North Park~(Coffman & Dunn)~ no issues

  • Parrish Road~(Cooper)~No issues

  • Pecan~(Clowers)~ No issues

  • Revere~(Dunn)~ No issues

  • Sandy Oaks~(Cooper)~No issues

  • Whites Branch~(Dunn)~ 5290 Western Ctr ~ No issues (Mr Dunn is now reporting for this park)

    Discussion Items

    • Participation in upcoming events:

      • Fire Dept. Open House – will share table with Rec; need facilities map, brochures, picture boards, surveys, and candy

      • McDonald’s Grand Opening – 10/14 from 12-2pm; Board is invited and encouraged to stop by

      • Halloween and Christmas on Broadway – need Board volunteers

    • Master Plan – Christi and City managers meeting with a firm on Thursday to discuss.

Also plan to meet with MHS. A few board members are not fans of MHS and would prefer someone local (DFW area). It’s agreed that we need to focus on restoration of existing parks, permanent soccer fields

Next Parks Board Meeting will be November 7, 2017

Adjournment:

Mr Fowler motioned to adjourn, Ms Clowers 2nd Chairman Coffman adjourned the meeting at 7:28pm

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