Dec 12 - Today, December 12, 2017, the Tarrant County Commissioner’s Court approved an Outdoor Burning Ban for Tarrant County.
Nov 30 - Tarrant County Public Health (TCPH) issued a health alert today to area health care providers in response to a rise in local flea-borne typhus cases. It asks them to consider a diagnosis for people with fever and at least one other symptom of the disease.
Oct 20 - Tarrant County Public Health has confirmed West Nile Virus in two samples collected in unincorporated Northwest Tarrant County. Ground spraying in these locations will take place Saturday, October 21.
TARRANT COUNTY ADOPTED A TAX RATE THAT WILL RAISE MORE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS THAN LAST YEAR’S TAX RATE. THE TAX RATE WILL EFFECTIVELY BE RAISED BY 2.7 PERCENT AND WILL RAISE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS ON A $100,000 HOME BY APPROXIMATELY ($7.62).