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The park-like setting of the city of Farmers Branch isn’t just about majestic trees, rose gardens and playgrounds. The peaceful, protected feeling evoked within the boundaries of the city is anchored by the pride of the various city services dedicated to protecting the health, safety and welfare of the families living in and visiting the area.

City Services impact the quality of life in any community. According to the citizens of Farmers Branch, 95% believe that their quality of life is excellent to good*, a number that has risen over time as a result of the efforts of the individuals that work within City Services. The average citizen of Farmers Branch has lived in the “City in a Park” for 18 years, a testament to the quality of services provided.

*Farmers Branch 2013 Citizen Survey Report (National Service Research)


  • Prime location with ease of access to major freeways, shopping, dining and entertainment
  • Dart Rail Station Stop
  • Located within 5 miles of the top private schools in the area


  • Average Emergency Response Times under 5 minutes
  • House Watch Program
  • Citizens on Patrol
  • Citizens Police Academy
  • Property Identification Program
  • Citizens Fire Academy

Neighborhood Services

  • Free weekly Trash and Recycling pickup
  • Weekly Green Grabber Bulk Trash pickUp
  • Complimentary on-call bulk trash pickup
  • New home construction Incentives

Outdoor Amenities

  • Historical Park
  • Farmers Branch Market
  • John F. Burke Nature Preserve
  • Gussie Field Watterworth Park All Inclusive Rotary Playground
  • Walking Trails
  • Skate Park
  • Numerous Parks & Gardens


  • Year-round community events and celebrations
  • Dr Pepper StarCenter
  • Firehouse Theatre
  • Brookhaven Country Club

Superior City Facilities

  • Recreation Center
  • Aquatics Center with indoor and outdoor features
  • Manske Library
  • Senior Center