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

All Park Trails Closed Due to Flooding

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.

Parks & Recreation

4839 Broadway Ave.
Haltom City, TX  76117

Hours of Operation

Monday-Thursday 7AM-9PM
Friday 7AM-6PM
Saturday 12PM-5PM
Sunday Closed

Contact Information

Information/Reservations 817-831-6464

Parks & Recreation - News & Events

Haltom City Parks & Recreation, located at 4839 Broadway Ave., lists their news & events here.


Veterans Memorial Now Open

Haltom Road Park - 3113 Haltom Rd. Haltom City TX 76117

haltom city veterans memorial haltom road park nov 2017After many discussions and meetings that began over two years ago, it is with great pride that we announce our Haltom City Veterans Memorial is now open. A grand opening ceremony with over 250 in attendance was held on Veterans Day, Saturday, November 11, 2017. The Memorial is located at Haltom Road Park.

Haltom City Councilwoman, Jeannine Nunn, made the Veterans Memorial part of her platform and worked with a group of passionate citizens and staff members to make it a reality. Her objective was for this Memorial to be reverent, respectful and reflective to honor those men and women who have valiantly fought and died for our freedom. At the grand opening, Ms. Nunn stated “I am pleased beyond words” with the outcome.

A project of this magnitude takes a tremendous amount of participants and this project was no exception. From contractors to local vendors to committee and staff members, it truly was a labor of love that was put on the fast-track once the design came to life. Committee member and Haltom City resident, Steven Chapman, provided the original design that was developed and enhanced with the knowledge and expertise of architect and engineer Deborah Gagliardi, who provided her services pro bono. Fort Worth Civil Constructors went over and above the terms of their contract by not only using local vendors when possible, but fully embracing this project and giving it their personal attention with every detail. Despite delays from sub-contractors due to Hurricane Harvey, the Memorial, while not 100% completed on November 11th, was still magnificent and breathtaking. Final pieces will be added and the first phase of the Memorial will be finished before the end of this year.

The Veterans Memorial includes an impressive 30-foot victory arch with the names of the fallen from Haltom City. A water feature includes a 6,000-pound solid granite globe, with etchings of the world that rotates. This fountain was made possible by donations from a local resident, Bonnie Richards and her family. Encircling the fountain are seven granite pedestals representing each branch of the military as well as the Haltom City Police and Fire Departments. Stone benches provide seating around the Memorial.

City staff and committee members will begin working on phase two after the new year. It will include a Walk of Freedom, connecting sidewalks, parking, restroom, and a gazebo. We will begin a brick fundraiser to help raise funds to build this next phase.

To say this project has exceeded expectations is an understatement. Haltom City is humbled to be able to have this unique Memorial in our City. We hope you will take an opportunity to come visit this amazing new landmark that will be a part of Haltom City history for decades to come.

A very special thank you to our Committee Members: Layla Caraway, Steven Chapman, Don LeMaster, Jeannine and Gary Nunn, Jimbo White, and William Schott. Without your passion, persistence, and vision, this would not have been possible.

 

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'17 Decorating Contest Winners

haltom city neighborhood decorating contest winnersYou put up the lights to Keep Haltom City Beautiful and we did the judging….so check out your 2017 Neighborhood Decorating Contest Winners!

The city was divided into six districts with three winning houses selected from each of those section.

 

 

 

 

BEST USE OF LIGHTSBEST USE OF A THEMEJUDGE'S CHOICE
District 1 - 2317 Thomas Rd. 2012 Moline Dr. 5017 Catalpa St.
District 2 - 3033 Field St. 4908 Fossil Dr. 3928 Menn St.
District 3 - 3700 Layton Ave. 4913 Stanley Keller Rd. 4704 Ira St.
District 4 - 5632 Macgregor Dr. 5236 Parkview Dr. 5620 Maurie Dr.
District 5 - 5420 McQuade St. 5206 Placid Dr. 4117 Maryview Ct.
District 6 - 4545 Creekside Dr. 5631 Rockport Ln. 5273 Dillon Circle

 

A big "thank you" to everyone who decorated their house this holiday season...the judges were impressed with what we saw for our 21st year of our Neighborhood Decorating Contest.

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2017 N'hood Decorating Contest

Six Districts Will be Judged in Three Categories: Best Use of Lights, Best Use of a Theme & Judge’s Choice
Judging Will Occur Between December 11 - 17, 2017

haltom city neighborhood decorating contestIt's time once again for the annual Neighborhood Decorating Contest (NDC). This is the 21st year that Keep Haltom City Beautiful has been awarding residents with the coveted winning yard signs. The judging will begin on Monday, December 11th and continue through Sunday, December 17th, so make sure your house is decorated and your lights are on during this time period.

The judging splits the city in to six districts, with three categories for each district:

  • Best Use of Lights
  • Best Use of a Theme
  • Judge’s Choice

Additionally, if your residential block is 75% decorated, we will award you with a participation award.

Winners will be notified by a letter on your door and you will receive the coveted yard sign that lets all of your neighbors know that you are a Neighborhood Decorating Contest Winner.

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Haltom City Veterans Memorial

Honoring Veterans & First Responders

haltom city texas veterans memorial groundbreakingConstruction will begin this summer on our Veterans Memorial at Haltom Road Park. This memorial will serve to honor the courage and sacrifice made by our veterans and first responders. A site dedication was held on November 11, 2016 and a groundbreaking ceremony was held on April 21, 2017.

Haltom City is currently accepting donations that will fund accents and amenities to the memorial, including a water fountain, gazebo, additional parking and a new restroom facility. There will be a fundraiser on August 26, 2017 at American Legion Post #655.

Donations can be made through a recurring deduction on the financial account residents use to pay their water bill or by making a one-time donation. A recurring deduction can be made by filling out this form and selecting the Veterans Memorial Fund. If you would like to make a one-time donation please contact the City Manager's Office at 817-222-7748.

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