1320 S. Adams – Yard of the Month (June 2017)

Susan and Dusty Fillmore, owners of 1320 S. Adams, a two-story, American Foursquare home with some transitional Craftsman features, own June 2017 Yard of the Month. Foursquare homes, popular between 1890 and 1930, often display pleasingly boxy symmetry, 2.5 stories, a “monitor dormer” facing the street, 12-light over single pane

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1330 6th Ave – Yard of the Month (May 2017)

Veronica Alaniz Villegas of 1330 6th Avenue is Fairmount’s May winner for Yard of the Month. This recognition marks her 20th anniversary in the home. Veronica recalls moving in during Home Tour, Mother’s Day weekend, 1997. Passersby, seeing the activity and open doors, assumed that the home was open for

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1310 W. Allen – Yard of the Month (April 2017)

The Fairmount Community Library, located at 1310 W. Allen, is the winner of April 2017 Yard of the Month. Together with its neighbors and partners, Dreamy Life Records and Arts Fifth Avenue, FCL maintains, figuratively speaking, Fairmount’s communal front yard.  They welcome us all to Dreamy Life’s free Friday night concerts, weekly

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March 2017 – Board Meeting Minutes

FNA Board Minutes March 6, 2016; 7:00 pm Attending:  Geri Cotton, Public Safety; Carrie Carter, Membership; Alex Theiroff, Promotions; Kim Worley, Administration; Susan Harper, Historic Preservation; Melanie Dotzour, Finance; Pat Bradley, President Ex Officio Board:  Mickey Bradley Guest: Sara Karashin (not on agenda) Directors’ Reports  Communication –Betty Spitzberg Need articles

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December 2016 – Board Meeting Minutes

FNA Board Minutes December 5, 2016; 7:05 pm Attending:  Geri Cotton, Public Safety; Carrie Carter, Membership; Alex Theiroff, Promotions; Kim Worley, Administration; David Thrapp, Infrastructure; Melanie Dotzour, Finance; Pat Bradley, President Ex Officio Board:  Mickey Bradley Festivus Lead: Brandon Garrett Directors’ Reports  Communication –Betty Spitzberg Sold $3K for December newsletter

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October 2016 – General Meeting Minutes

Fairmount National Historic District General Meeting October 24, 2016 Meeting Called to Order by Pat Bradley – 7:00 p.m. Introduction of New Members – Shawn & Lauren on Alston! AGENDA Neighborhood Police Officer Update – Sergio Guadarrama 5 burglaries of vehicles (all cars were unlocked) Locked or unlocked, please always

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November 2016 – Board Meeting Minutes

FNA Board Minutes November 7, 2016; 7:00 pm Attending:  Geri Cotton, Public Safety; Carrie Carter, Membership; Alex Theiroff, Promotions; Kim Worley, Administration; David Thrapp, Infrastructure; Melanie Dotzour, Finance; Pat Bradley, President Ex Officio Board:  Mickey Bradley Directors’ Reports  Communication –Betty Spitzberg Receiving competitive printing bids for newsletters Expect to distribute

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2232 College Ave – Yard of the Month (March 2017)

Stacy Luecker, owner of , also known as the Grammer-Pierce home, is the winner of Fairmount’s Yard of the Month for March 2017.  The home was purchased in 2008 by Stacy and her husband Eric Luecker, both professional photographers, keen historians, and active neighborhood volunteers.  While Fairmount mourns the painful,

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Home Tour tickets now available online

The Fairmount Historic District in Fort Worth, Texas will host the 35th annual Fairmount Tour of Historic Homes, May 13-14 this year. There will be 5 beautiful restored homes on this year’s tour as well as a newer build and the Walker-Reeves house as a special bonus property. Tickets are

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Festivus decorating winners announced

Fairmount’s annual Festivus was held Dec. 12. This was the third year for this fun event which included a bus tour of holiday decorated bungalows, refreshments, live music, carolers, Santa, cookie decorating and more! Many neighbors in the Fairmount neighborhood offered up unique displays just for the night of the

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