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26-story mixed-use tower planned at Taylor & Fifth in downtown Fort Worth

Jetta Operating Co., a 24-year-old privately held oil and gas company in Fort Worth, and a related entity plan a 26-story mixed-use tower downtown at Taylor and Fifth streets on a site once owned by the Star-Telegram.

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UPDATE: Six candidates file for two Water Board seats

Six candidates have filed for the two open seats on the Tarrant Regional Water Board, setting up a battle that could potentially shift the balance of power on the board and the priorities of one of the largest water districts in Texas.

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Fort Worth breaks ground on $8.6 million South Main renovation

Fort Worth Near Southsiders and city officials broke ground Monday on the 18-month rebuild of South Main Street between Vickery Boulevard and West Magnolia Avenue.

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Body-camera maker has financial ties to former Fort Worth police chief, others

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Taser International, the stun-gun maker emerging as a leading supplier of body cameras for police, has cultivated financial ties to police chiefs whose departments have bought the recording devices, raising a host of conflict-of-interest questions.

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Fort Worth Police association planning 25,000-square-foot offices

The POA, which recently demolished its one-story building at 904 Collier St. near downtown, is planning a five-story replacement.

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Airlines canceling large number of flights for Thursday

The patience of thousands of airline travelers will be tested again Thursday by a winter storm stretching from Texas to southern New England.

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Fort Worth planning 120-unit apartment development downtown

The project, which Fort Worth's Housing Finance Corp. would develop with the Fort Worth Housing Authority, would be on the site of a former airport shuttle.

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TRWD receives national engineering award

The Tarrant Regional Water District (TRWD) has received a “2014 Best of the Best Award” by Engineering News-Record for its work on the recently expanded George W. Shannon Wetlands Project in Navarro County.

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Senate fails to override Obama's veto of pipeline bill

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Senate on Wednesday failed to override President Barack Obama's veto of a bill to construct the Keystone XL pipeline, the first of many expected confrontations between the Republican-controlled Congress and the White House over energy policy.

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Texas Senate passes road funding plan as session's first legislation

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – The Texas Senate approved the first bill of the legislative session on Wednesday, with speedy passage of a plan to shift billions of dollars generated by vehicle sales taxes to building and maintaining roads strained by the state's booming population.

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