What should Midlothian look like in 10 to 20 years? What would you change about Midlothian and what would you preserve or enhance? This is the kind of input the city is seeking to update its Comprehensive Plan. The Midlothian Comprehensive Plan Update is a year-long process to review the city’s long-range, decision-making guide for the future growth and development. The Comprehensive Plan will focus on land use, housing, transportation, and economic development. Give input via the online virtual open house, which is open now through May 8.
Raise the Roof ConcertFest happens Friday, May 12 and Saturday, May 13 at Midlothian Community Park, 3601 S. 14th Street. Featuring three bands, Le Freak, disco band (May 12, 7 p.m.); XFactoR, ultimate variety dance band (May 13, 5 p.m.), and Dale 305, a tribute to Pit Bull (May 13, 8 p.m.) The free Raise the Roof ConcertFest has been named in honor of co-presenting sponsors, Centennial Contracting and Roofing and Titan Contractors. Concertgoers should bring blankets and chairs for lawn seating. Food for purchase will be available from a variety of vendors. For more information, visit the Special Events webpage.
The Fort Worth Crud Cruiser will be onsite, Saturday, May 13, at the Public Works Service Yard from 9 to 11 a.m.to collect and provide safe disposal of household chemical waste (no commercial waste allowed). This event is open to residents living within the city limits of Midlothian and outside city limits. A voucher must be purchased prior to the event for $20 (residents) or $50 (nonresidents) at Midlothian’s Utility Billing Office, 102 W. Ave. E., Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, visit the webpage or call the Public Works Department, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., (972) 775-1083
StoryTots! at A.H. Meadows Library, 923 S. 9th Street (inside Midlothian High School) is held every Wednesday and Thursday morning from 10 to 11 a.m. through May 18th. Wednesday and Thursday sessions provide identical preschool story and craft programs. Class size is limited to 20 participants. Registration is required.
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