Stop Six Community Hub, Aquatics Center Included in May 7 Bond Election

Fort Worth voters will consider five propositions for municipal bond funding in a May 7 election. The propositions are divided into funding for streets and pedestrian mobility infrastructure; park and recreation improvements; public library improvements; police and fire safety improvements and open space conservation.

Proposition B, the parks and recreation item, totals $124 million. That sum includes $17.5 million for design and construction of a 28,000-square-foot community center to replaces the aging Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center on Truman Drive and $8.2 million for design and construction of an adjacent outdoor aquatics center.

The city has scheduled several community meetings this month to share information about the proposed bond program, including:

  • 6-8 p.m. Monday, April 11, East Regional Library, 6301 Bridge St.
  • 6-8 p.m., Wednesday, April 20, McDonald YMCA, 2701 Moresby St.
  • 10 a.m.-noon, Saturday, April 23, Handley Meadowbrook Community Center, 6201 Beaty

Residents may also submit questions and comments via email at

Key dates:

  • Thursday, April 7 – Last day to register to vote in May 7 election
  • April 25-May 3 – Early voting period
  • May 7, 2022 – Election Day