Inauguration Day For New Members Of The Dallas City CouncilIt’s official – the City of Dallas has a new city council. While some familiar faces are returning to seats, there are now four new ones on the panel. The group was sworn in Monday morning.
Dallas Officials Praised For Willingness To Welcome ImmigrantsAs the state legislature moves closer to a ban on sanctuary cities, some officials in Dallas are being praised for their willingness to welcome immigrants.
Mayor Withdraws Temporary Injunction Request Regarding Police & Fire PensionMayor Rawlings said he is still moving forward with a lawsuit, but the decision to withdraw the request for the temporary injunction means some Dallas police and fire retirees can withdraw more money than they originally could from the fund.
Dallas Mayor Files Personal Suit Against Police & Fire PensionThe mayor of the City of Dallas has filed suit against the Dallas Police and Fire Pension system.
Dallas Mayor Talks Memorial Service, Chief Brown & Future Of CityMayor Mike Rawlings invited President Obama to Dallas to participate in and deliver remarks at an interfaith memorial service today. Before that service the Mayor spoke about DPD, its leader and what lies ahead for the City.
Obama & Biden Arrive To Honor Officers Killed In Dallas AmbushNorth Texas will again pause to remember five police officers, with DPD and DART, killed in a deadly ambush. Our nation’s leaders, present and past, will take part in tributes and memorials this afternoon.
Dallas Police Continue Investigation Of Officer DeathsPolice continue to investigate the shootings of Dallas officers, and Mayor Mike Rawlings visits Dallas police station.
Dallas County Judge Asks Mayor For Lower Tax RateThe Dallas County Judge is asking Dallas' mayor to lower the tax rate.
Dallas Builds Bridge With Builders To 'GrowSouth'If Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings were to throw out the South Dallas welcome mat—it would be middle class homeowners that he would want to walk across it. And that takes homes. Nice. New. And if the mayor has his way—they’re on the way.
Woman Mauled By Pack Of Dogs DiesAntoinette Brown remained hospitalized for a week but never regained consciousness.
Mayor Vows Improved Efforts To Take Aggressive Dogs Off StreetsPolice say a pack of six dogs mauled Antoinette Brown around 4:00 a.m. on May 2. Her son says she died Monday night.
Spirited Debate Over Future Of Fair ParkA special meeting was scheduled by city council and Mayor Mike Rawlings to discuss how best the revitalize one of the most important properties in North Texas.