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Events for the week :
03 May 2015 - 09 May 2015
Sunday
03 May
Monday
04 May
Tuesday
05 May
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Wednesday
06 May
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Thursday
07 May
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Friday
08 May
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Saturday
09 May



Upcoming Events

Sat May 09, 2015 @12:00PM - 06:00PM
Home Tour
Sun May 10, 2015 @12:00PM - 06:00PM
Home Tour

Our Neighborhood

Located on the near south side of Fort Worth, Texas and covering about one square mile, the Fairmount Southside Historic District contains one of the nation’s richest collections of turn of the century housing. Fairmount is comprised of about 20 subdivisions platted between 1883 and 1907. At the time, Fairmount was a fashionable neighborhood.

About one third of the houses were occupied by business executives who managed their own firms. Professions were represented by many doctors, lawyers, and educators. It was a diverse neighborhood, where craftsmen, inclucing brick and stone masons lived next door to railroad workers. As Fort Worth’s suburbs grew following World War II, the neighborhood fell into disrepair.

Today, through the efforts of of many property owners, residents are working to revitalize the area to restore its past glory.