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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

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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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I-Team Uncovers Hydrants Out-Of-Order For Months

The CBS 11 I-Team took a close look at fire hydrant work orders in Dallas, after a neighborhood association reached out to Investigative Reporter Mireya Villarreal asking for help.

CBS 11–11/17/2014

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Dallas Council Calls For Audit Of DPD Contract & Computer System

No references – No problem! The CBS 11 I-Team confirms Dallas city staffers never checked a company’s references before awarding a multi-million dollar computer system contract.

CBS 11–11/12/2014

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Children At Risk; Crosswalk Controversy Continues

Concerned parents want the city of Dallas to fix a crosswalk near Anne Frank Elementary along Verde Valley lane and Noel road that leads to a construction zone.

11/11/2014

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VIDEO: Dallas City Employees Rescue Co-Worker From White Rock Lake

Two City of Dallas employees arrived just in time to save a fellow co-worker as his truck was sinking in White Rock Lake.

CBS 11–11/11/2014

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Health Officials Release Chart Of Those Currently Monitored For Ebola

While the conditions of two North Texas nurses who contracted Ebola continue to improve, health officials say they continue to monitor dozens of other people who may have been exposed to the virus.

CBSDFW.COM–10/22/2014

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Report Detailing Dallas Firefighter Death Investigation Released

Dallas Fire-Rescue has finally addressed a fire that killed one of their own.

09/19/2014

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Option Of Paper or Plastic May Be No More In Dallas

The question of paper or plastic may soon be irrelevant in Dallas as the city recently voted to impose a bag fee.

08/30/2014

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High-Dollar Fine For 14-Inch Handicapped Parking Mistake

A $500 fine for a 14-inch mistake. That’s what happened to a North Texas woman who pulled into a handicap parking spot, with a permit, and left the wheels of her vehicle over the line.

CBSDFW.COM–08/06/2014

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Proposed Ordinance Details Where Sex Offenders Can Live

A proposed Dallas city ordinance would prohibit registered sex offenders from living near places where children gather. The locations would include areas close to schools, playgrounds and parks.

CBS 11–08/06/2014

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