Gov. Abbott OKs Harris County Flood Control Bond Election After Harvey FloodingGov. Greg Abbott has granted Harris County's request to hold an August special election in which residents could be asked to approve as much as $2.5 billion to finance critical flood-control projects.
Campaign Supporting $1 Billion Bond Program In Dallas BeginsMayor Mike Rawlings says the bond is crucial to continuing the city's growth and solving other problems, too.
Northwest ISD Voters To Decide On $399 Million Bond ProgramThe Northwest ISD Board of Trustees approved the Long-Range Planning Committee’s recommendation, calling for a $399 million capital bond referendum.
Grapevine-Colleyville ISD Approves Nearly $250M Bond PackageBond package highlights include rebuilding of Cannon Elementary, replacing aging HVAC, expanding wireless network capacity, buying new buses to replace older high mileage vehicles and adding classrooms on some campuses.
McKinney ISD Voters Approving $220M Bond Package; Football StadiumVoters in McKinney ISD are approving a $220 million bond package with 63 percent support Saturday.
Plano ISD Board Calls School Bond ElectionPlano ISD trustees agreed to include a bond proposal on Collin County’s May 7 ballot during Tuesday night's school board meeting.
North Texas Voters OK State Amendments & Local Bond PackagesVoters statewide approved all seven proposed amendments to the Texas Constitution on Tuesday and locally gave the go-ahead for a number of school and road improvement bond packages.
Dallas Voters Approve $1.6 Billion School Bond PackageVoters Tuesday approved a Dallas Independent School District $1.6 billion bond to build new schools and improve existing ones.
Texas Voters Consider 7 Constitutional Amendments & Bond ProposalsThe polls in Texas open at 7 a.m. and voters will consider amendments to the state constitution -- in all there are seven propositions. Some North Texas cities are also asking voters to consider bond proposals.
Anonymous Emails Spark Concern Over Low Income Housing, Students In Highland Park ISDIn one anonymous email, bond package opponents ask, "Is section eight housing within the district more likely if the bond passes?"
Students & Staff Hold Final 'Homecoming' Before School Demolition
Dog Park Improvement $$ Sparks City Hall DebateDiscussion went to the dogs Wednesday at Dallas City Hall -- literally. An ordinance approving $946,000 for improvements at a city dog park set off a debate on whether that kind of investment is appropriate in tough time.