New FNA board members appointed for 2016-2018

At the Fairmount General Meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 23 a vote was taken by the general membership to elect new board members for the following positions: communications, preservation, finance and safety. Preservation was the only contested position between candidates Susan Harper and Roxanna Latifi. The vote for director of preservation

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August 2016 – Board Meeting Minutes

FNA Board Minutes  August 1, 2016; 7:00 pm Attending: Carrie Carter, Membership; Kim Worley, Administration; Martin Dahl, Preservation; David Thrapp, Infrastructure; Melanie Dotzour, Finance; Stacy Lueker, Communications; Pat Bradley, President Ex Officio Board: Mickey Bradley; Robert Wedding Directors’ Reports  Historic Preservation – Martin Dahl Murray Miller, our new contact in

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Fairmount general meeting to be held Tuesday, Aug. 23

Join us for the monthly general meeting at The Bastion, 2100 Hemphill, Tuesday, August 23 at 7 p.m.  All are welcome to attend! Murray Miller, new HP Officer for Fort Worth, will be our guest speaker at the meeting. Don’t miss this great chance to meet him! Also, we will

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FNA board positions to be filled by membership vote Aug. 23

The Fairmount Neighborhood Association has four board positions open which will be filled through vote of the membership on Tuesday, Aug. 23. If you live in Fairmount and would be interested in running for any of the available positions, please contact Steve Halliday at rdsxrool@sbcglobal.net or Patricia Bradley at president@historicfairmount.com

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FNA board positions open, candidates discuss qualifications

The Fairmount Neighborhood Association board has a few positions open that will be filled via vote of the membership at the upcoming General Meeting on Tuesday, August 23. The open positions are for Communications, Finance, Preservation and Safety. You can learn a little more about each candidate and their background

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General meeting and FNA elections to be held Aug. 23

Join us for the monthly general meeting at The Bastion, 2100 Hemphill, Tuesday, August 23 at 7 p.m. Murray Miller, new HP Officer for Fort Worth, will be our guest speaker at the meeting. Don’t miss this great chance to meet him! Also, we will be electing a few new

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WineHaus

Join us for our August social at WineHaus

Join us Friday, August 19 for this month’s Fairmount Social (6:30-8:30) upstairs at the cool (both hip AND air-conditioned!) WineHaus – 1628 Park Place Ave. Current Fairmount Neighborhood Association members will receive a ticket for a free glass of wine or beer. Prospective FNA members may join at a pro-rated

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1912 Alston Ave.

1912 Alston Ave. – Yard of the Month (August 2016)

Fairmount Yard of the Month for August is 1912 Alston, an aptly water-wise landscape with many Southwest native plants. Phil Bordeleau purchased the yellow, two-story home with white trim for the second time in June 2010. He first owned 1912 Alston briefly in 1992, it being one of seven houses he

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July 2016 – General Meeting Minutes

Fairmount National Historic District General Meeting July 26, 2016 Meeting Called to Order by Pat Bradley – 7:00 p.m. Introduction of New Members – two new member households: Matt & Ashley on 5th; Ashley on Lipscomb.  Welcome! AGENDA Neighborhood Police Officer Update – Sergio Guadarrama (FTW NPO OF THE YEAR!)

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Fairmount Community Library

Fairmount Community Library expands offerings

by Sara Karashin Since its reopening in 2015, the Fairmount Community Library’s unofficial motto has been “More Than Just Books” and that statement has never been more true than it is now. While the lounge has just been updated with new bookshelves and the card cataloguing process continues with new

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