City Of Dallas

Trinity River Wind Festival 2014
Courtesy: Lynne Haze

Flood Waters Already Impacting Weekend Events

One major event postponed, another one moved this weekend in Dallas.

05/12/2015

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South Dallas Residents Hopeful About Plans For New Homes, Stores

Southern Dallas hasn’t experienced the job and development boom that much of North Texas has.
But since the University of North Texas at Dallas opened its campus, just across Camp Wisdom Road in Dallas in 2010, DART started expanding its Blue Line.

CBS 11–04/20/2015

DFR firefighter Stanley A. Wilson. (credit: Dallas Fire Rescue)

A Firefighter’s Widow Demands Change… And The Mayor Responds

A veteran firefighter’s widow has accused the City of Dallas and its fire department of a coverup in her husband’s death – an accusation Dallas fire officials deny.

CBS 11–04/16/2015

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Dallas Preserving City History In New Archive Vault

Wednesday city leaders cut the ribbon on a new archive vault, located deep inside Dallas City Hall. The facility is designed to shield the city’s most important records from the ravages of time.

CBS 11–04/15/2015

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East Dallas Neighbors Say They’ve Warned City About Deadly Intersection For Years

Neighbors and a family demand the City of Dallas add a traffic light at an intersection after a man is fatally injured.

CBS 11–04/12/2015

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Dallas Crews And Drivers Prepare For Icy Roads

What we’ve noticed here is cars are getting up and over the high five without any problems.

02/22/2015

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ParkMe App Finds Open Metered Parking In Dallas

Looking for a vacant parking meter in Downtown Dallas? Now there’s an app for that.

CBS 11–02/01/2015

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Dallas’ New Bag Fee Causing Confusion For Shoppers & Retailers

The question at check-out for some Dallas shoppers is no longer paper or plastic, it’s whether to pay a fee or bring your own bags.

CBS 11–01/06/2015

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Dallas Bag Fees Go Into Effect Amidst Some Confusion

The question in Dallas is no longer simply paper or plastic. Starting Thursday for every single-use bag, both plastic and paper, customers will be charged a five-cent environmental fee.

CBS 11–01/01/2015

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City Working To Remove Parking Meters Put Up In Bike Lane

There will be a costly removal after a parking meter mix-up in downtown Dallas. Several parking meters were installed next to a bike lane in the 1800 block of Wood Street.

CBSDFW.COM–12/11/2014

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City Apologizes After Warning Sirens Sound For No Reason

The city is apologizing after human error causes a scare in Dallas. Wednesday morning all of the outdoor warning sirens sounded off for no reason.

CBSDFW.COM–12/03/2014

Plastic grocery bags are seen in the back of a vehicle. (credit: evork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Dallas Residents & Businesses Prepare For New Plastic Bag Fee

In a little less than a month a new plastic bag fee will go into effect in Dallas. Customers will have to pay a nickel a bag unless they take their own boxes or bags to stores.

CBS 11–12/03/2014

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