February 1, 2017 Emilio Manzano

FORT WORTH B CYCLE I am sure you have seen the bike stations across Fort Worth. I know when I am around the downtown area I see people riding these red bikes with baskets that say Fort Worth B Cycle. There are 45 different stations set up around Downtown, the Cultural District, Stockyards, Southside, and TCU campus with 350 bikes spread around the city. The system launched on Earth Day April 22, 2013. This company is helping Fort Worth develop a bicycle culture that maintains healthy habits and a great way to get around Fort Worth. Their Mission is “To…

January 9, 2017 JimAustin

With Commissioner Roy Charles Brooks In 2014, I made a pledge to raise awareness in Tarrant County of Prostate Cancer and the importance of early detection, especially for men of color. The Prostate Cancer Foundation reports that Prostate Cancer occurs more often in African-American men and men of color are twice as likely to die of prostate cancer as Caucasian men; the key to survival is early detection.   With this in mind, I reached out to community stakeholders, the faith community, and leaders in the healthcare industry for their support. With partners like Moncrief Cancer Institute, JPS (John Peter…