City Of Dallas

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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

Stanley A Wilson (Credit: Dallas Fire-Rescue)

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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Dallas To Review Business Contracts Linked To Price Indictment

The CBS 11 I-Team uncovered the names of at least six companies referenced in the John Wiley Price indictment. Dallas city leaders are taking that list and reviewing their own contracts.

07/29/2014

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Spike In Mosquito Numbers Prompt Dallas Spraying

“Kill ‘em all!” chuckles Ross Lind, with no sympathy for the mosquitoes of Dallas. He’s ecstatic to hear city crews in Dallas are ready to start spraying for them near his neighborhood.

CBS 11–07/01/2014

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Dallas Still Swinging In 2-City Fight For 2016 RNC

Dallas was a late entry to host the 2016 GOP Presidential Nominating Convention. But Wednesday the Republican National Committee whittled down its list of finalists to Dallas and Cleveland.

CBS 11–06/25/2014

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Dallas Pulls Out All The Stops For RNC Site Selection Committee

There was a big Texas welcome for the 2016 Republican National Convention site selection committee. The group received a ‘rowdy’ greeting at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport Wednesday.

CBSDFW.COM–06/11/2014

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Frustration With 9 Month Rec Center Reno That Will Take 3 Years

In 2011, the city closed the Cummings Recreation Center in south Dallas, promising a $1.3 million renovation.
 After six months of work, though, construction crews disappeared, and the doors stayed shut.

CBS 11–06/02/2014

City of Dallas proposes budget cuts for Animal Services. (credit: CBSDFW.com)

Dallas Animal Advocates Petition Against City Budget Cuts

A possible $30 million shortfall has the city of Dallas considering budget cuts this year, which includes funding for its Animal Services Department.

06/01/2014

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Stacked, Underground Parking Plan Proposed In Dallas

Former Dallas City Council member Ron Natinsky unveiled a new plan to give Pacific Plaza in downtown a high-tech make over. The plan includes a fully automated parking garage, with some 1,600 spaces deep underneath city streets.

CBS 11–05/16/2014

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