According to chamberofcommerce.org/best-cities-to-live-in-texas
The city of Carrollton is ranked at No. 39 on ChamberofCommerce.org’s list of Best Places to Live in Texas.
Located in the heart of the Dallas-Fort Worth area, the city of Carrollton is a vibrant community where residents are drawn to its high quality of life, abundant parks, schools and safe neighborhoods. Carrollton is a big city that feels like a small town and a place where people know and care about their neighbors and look out for them.
Carrollton Parks & Recreation provides a number of programs for people of various ages with special needs. These include fun activities such as:
- field trips
- swim parties
- and more
Home of Elm Fork Nature Preserve. The Elm Fork Nature Preserve was purchased as a woodright in 1861 by the Bramblitt Family. The land was never clear-cut and in 1986 the 40 acres were given to the City of Carrollton as a self-contained ecosystem, virtually undisturbed. Trails are open for hikes 365 days a year from dawn to dusk.
Commonly seen animals and tracks at the Preserve are raccoons, fox squirrels, opossums, beavers, nine-banded armadillos, eastern cottontails and striped skunks. Commonly seen birds in the area are great blue herons, snowy egrets, white-throated sparrows, red-tailed hawks, great horned owls, screech owls, woodpeckers, cardinals and much more.
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