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Posted on: October 5, 2020

Plastic Recycling Demystified

Plastic Symbols

These symbols look very much like recycling symbols, but have a different meaning. According to the EPA, these symbols were created by plastic manufacturers to help identity the kind of plastic resin used to make the container, but it doesn’t always mean ...

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Environmental Services
Posted on: September 23, 2020

You're Not Wish-Cycling, Are You?

wish-cycling

We know the guilty feeling of throwing away something that might be recyclable. You want so badly to recycle something because maybe it just might have a slight chance at being recycled. Instead of throwing it away you make a wish and put it in the recycl...

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Posted on: October 9, 2020

Fall 2020 Road Report details work at new Mansfield International Business Park

Road construction news

This Quarterly Road Report includes street projects currently under construction or in the design phase in the City of Mansfield. For additional information, contact:

 Bart VanAmburgh, Director of Public Works, 817-276-4233, bart.vanamburgh@mansfi...

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Posted on: October 2, 2020

Election ballot to include seven proposed charter amendments

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There's sure to be a lot of head scratching in the voting booth this election. “What exactly is a charter, and what do these charter propositions mean?”

Well, a charter is a document issued by a government, in this case the Cit...

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Posted on: September 28, 2020

Mansfield mail ballots to require more postage

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If you are voting by mail in Mansfield this year, you'll need more postage on your ballot before dropping it in the mailbox.

Election administrators say additional postage will be required for any City of Mansfield mail-in ballot since it will be ...

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Posted on: October 7, 2020

Online auction to feature city items

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The City of Mansfield is selling items from the Mansfield Law Enforcement Center during an online auction Oct. 7-23. The auction is open to the public however to bid on items individuals must register at ReneBates.com.

Inspection of auction items will be c...

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Posted on: October 8, 2020

Virtual Family Place Workshop

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Virtual Family Place Workshop makes learning about early childhood development informative and fun! Caregivers and their 1-3 year olds will watch, learn and play their way to earning digital badges and rewards. Little ones get engaging play activities, wh...

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Library
Posted on: September 2, 2020

Mansfield Public Seed Library

Mansfield Public Seed Library image with brown seed packet in background

Whether you are a beginning gardener or a full-time horticulturalist there are all kinds of seed varieties here for you at Mansfield Public Library.  

We invite you to check-out seeds and plant them in your garden. After your harvest, we ask you s...

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Library
Posted on: February 10, 2020

This is Us: A Mansfield History Project

Mansfield Mill building in the background with text stating, "This is Us, Mansfield History Proje

Historic preservation is more than just the places and events important to the City’s past. It’s also about the experiences of the people who live here.  In 2020, Mansfield celebrate the 130th anniversary of the City&rsquo...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Library Receives Grant

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The Mansfield Public Library has received a $500 grant from the American Society of Radiologic Technologists to purchase books and educational materials on medical imaging andradiation therapy. 

The grant program is part of National Radiologic Tec...

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Posted on: February 10, 2020

This is Us: A Mansfield History Project

Mansfield Mill building in the background with text stating, "This is Us, Mansfield History Proje

Historic preservation is more than just the places and events important to the City’s past. It’s also about the experiences of the people who live here.  In 2020, Mansfield celebrate the 130th anniversary of the City&rsquo...

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Posted on: October 2, 2020

Election ballot to include seven proposed charter amendments

Proposed Charter Amendments graphic

There's sure to be a lot of head scratching in the voting booth this election. “What exactly is a charter, and what do these charter propositions mean?”

Well, a charter is a document issued by a government, in this case the City of Mansfield, outlining how...

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Newsroom
Posted on: September 23, 2020

You're Not Wish-Cycling, Are You?

wish-cycling

We know the guilty feeling of throwing away something that might be recyclable. You want so badly to recycle something because maybe it just might have a slight chance at being recycled. Instead of throwing it away you make a wish and put it in the recycl...

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Newsroom
Posted on: September 10, 2020

2020 Fall Sweep Cleanup - Volunteer Safely During COVID-19

Fall Sweep Cleanup 2020

This year’s event will not be a traditional gathering; however, volunteers are invited to pick up litter at locations throughout Mansfield anytime between Oct. 11 - Oct. 31.

With COVID-19 precautions in mind, we are working on our processes to en...

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Newsroom
Posted on: September 2, 2020

Mansfield Public Seed Library

Mansfield Public Seed Library image with brown seed packet in background

Whether you are a beginning gardener or a full-time horticulturalist there are all kinds of seed varieties here for you at Mansfield Public Library.  

We invite you to check-out seeds and plant them in your garden. After your harvest, we ask you s...

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Newsroom
Posted on: September 17, 2020

Election, voting information available to residents

Voting Booth 2

2020 Municipal Election information has been inserted into all city water bills starting this week, and is also available on the website. 

The first page of the insert includes the charter amendments that will be voted on my residents during the N...

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Newsroom
Posted on: September 25, 2020

Mobile Wi-fi Hotspot

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Get online anywhere with Mansfield Public Library's Mobile Wifi Hotspot! Wi-Fi hotspots allow fast and portable access to the internet. These devices can be used anywhere that internet is not available. Connect your device and get started today!

Frequently...

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Newsroom
Posted on: August 26, 2020

NEW! Cleanout Cap Replacement Program

new cleanout cap replacement program

What is a Cleanout Cap?

A cleanout is a vertical pipe that connects to the underground sanitary sewer system. It has a removable cap in case you or your plumber need to access the sewer line. Sanitary sewer cleanout pipes are typically located somewhere ne...

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Newsroom
Posted on: August 26, 2020

Wipes Clog Pipes!

WIPES CLOG PIPES!

But the Package Says "Flushable"

Wipes and cleaning cloths are designed to be stronger than facial tissue or toilet tissue, so they don’t break down in water. This includes baby wipes, bathroom wipes, facial or cosmetic wipes, personal ...

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

Mansfield Facilities Begin Phased Reopening

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After weeks of planning and preparation, Mansfield Parks & Recreation will begin the process of reopening the Mansfield Activities Center and Oliver Nature Park Nature Education programs on Wednesday, May 20, under the guidelines established by Govern...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Online Resources for At-Home Fun

Nature Education

Stuck at home? Even if you can’t get out and about, you can still have a great time, learn something new and be creative. Check out these resources we’ve collected with projects and more you can do right now with materials you probably...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: January 29, 2020

Winter 2020 Parks & Rec Update

mans best field dog park

The new year is in full swing and Mansfield’s Parks & Recreation team is full steam ahead on projects, progress and more. Read all about it in the Winter 2020 Update:

Mans Best Field Dog Park

Construction is nearing completion on Mans Best Fie...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: January 2, 2020

Sixty Years of Mansfield Parks

1960s Mansfield baseball team

In the spring of 1960, Mansfield was a quiet country town with just over 1300 residents. It didn’t have much, but thanks to a group of dedicated volunteers, it did have a park. For the last sixty years, Mansfield residents have enjoyed a city bl...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Employment

Gold Badges

Find job opportunities with the local Police Department.

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

About MPD

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Browse through information to help you learn more about the Police Department.

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Divisions

Police Officer and K-9 Unit by Police Car

Learn about the divisions of the Police Department.

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News Flash

Posted on: October 9, 2020

Fall 2020 Road Report details work at new Mansfield International Business Park

Road construction news

This Quarterly Road Report includes street projects currently under construction or in the design phase in the City of Mansfield. For additional information, contact:

 Bart VanAmburgh, Director of Public Works, 817-276-4233, bart.vanamburgh@mansfi...

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Road Report
Posted on: April 17, 2020

Business Park project included in the Spring 2020 Road Report

Roadway construction for Spring 2020 Road Report

This Quarterly Road Report includes street projects currently under construction or in the design phase in Mansfield.

For additional information, contact:

Bart VanAmburgh, director of public works   817 276-4233   bart.vanamburgh@mansfield...

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Road Report
Posted on: January 14, 2020

Major southeast Mansfield projects detailed in Winter 2020 Road Report

Road Construction - Winter 2020 Road Report

This Quarterly Road Report includes street projects currently under construction or in the design phase in the City of Mansfield. For additional information contact:

Bart VanAmburgh, director public works  817 276-4233  bart.vanamburgh@ma...

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Road Report

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Posted on: September 10, 2020

2020 Fall Sweep Cleanup - Volunteer Safely During COVID-19

Fall Sweep Cleanup 2020

This year’s event will not be a traditional gathering; however, volunteers are invited to pick up litter at locations throughout Mansfield anytime between Oct. 11 - Oct. 31.

With COVID-19 precautions in mind, we are working on our processes to en...

Read on...

Water Utilities
Posted on: August 26, 2020

NEW! Cleanout Cap Replacement Program

new cleanout cap replacement program

What is a Cleanout Cap?

A cleanout is a vertical pipe that connects to the underground sanitary sewer system. It has a removable cap in case you or your plumber need to access the sewer line. Sanitary sewer cleanout pipes are typically located somewhere ne...

Read on...

Water Utilities
Posted on: August 26, 2020

Wipes Clog Pipes!

WIPES CLOG PIPES!

But the Package Says "Flushable"

Wipes and cleaning cloths are designed to be stronger than facial tissue or toilet tissue, so they don’t break down in water. This includes baby wipes, bathroom wipes, facial or cosmetic wipes, personal ...

Read on...

Water Utilities