Lakewood Theater Receives Historic DesignationThe designation means the east Dallas 1938 icon would look the same for years to come. There can be no changes to the façade, marquee, tower or interior murals – no matter what the space becomes.
Dallas Mayor Rawlings Supports Plans For New Subway LineRawlings is planning for the future, even as some city council members said the past could bankrupt Dallas. They’re concerned about a 20-year-old lawsuit involving police and firefighter pay that’s heading for court soon.
Alternative Plan For Hiring Dallas Police Officers Being ConsideredCBS11 has learned Dallas city leaders may be backing away from their initial plan to hire 549 new police officers in one year.
Dallas Leaders Meet Again To Discuss Fair Park's FutureFair Park in Dallas could move another step closer to a major makeover on Monday. However, things have gotten heated during the last few Dallas City Council meetings where the park's future have been discussed.
Dallas City Council Member Accused Of 'Ambulance-Chasing' In Civil LawuitA new lawsuit says a Dallas City Councilwoman crossed a line in her response to a fatal dog attack.
Dallas City Council To Consider $40M Expansion Of Klyde Warren ParkThe Dallas City Council will hear about a plan to expand Klyde Warren Park at an upcoming meeting.
Dallas Police Officer Salaries Again At Center Of DebateDallas police officers salaries are once again at the center of debate. Dallas Police Chief David Brown will be talking with the City Council later today about the issue.
Downtown Protest Organizer Arrested On Trespassing ChargeThe organizer of a demonstration in downtown Dallas to protest police use of force against black people was arrested about an hour before the start of the Wednesday event, which the city's police chief had asked him to cancel.
Chief: Police Returning To Dallas Shooting Scene OverwhelmedDallas Police Chief David Brown says several officers testifying on the fatal shooting of five colleagues last month were overwhelmed when they returned to the scene and could need years of treatment to recover.
Dallas Police & Fire Make Plea For Pay IncreaseThe Dallas City Council met this morning for a briefing on next year's budget and there were a lot of police and firefighters in the council chambers. First-responders, wearing t-shirts that said "Pay Dallas Police and Fire," filed the room.
Fair Park Closer To Public-Private PartnershipNext the Dallas City Council takes up the matter in September.
Dallas First-Responders Demand Better Pay At Council MeetingHundreds of first-responders marched from Dallas Police Association headquarters to Dallas City Hall this morning. The group attended a City Council meeting where they silently demanded a pay raise.