Dallas Mayor


Campaign 2015: Texans Take On Voting Night

It may have been stormy out, but North Texas voters made their voice heard Saturday night at the ballot box. In Dallas, Mike Rawlings took 74% of the vote. In Frisco, all 8 bond propositions passed.



Dallas Native, Golf Pro Given “Key To The City”

Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings has awarded his first-ever “key to the city” to 20-year-old golfer Jordan Spieth.

CBS 11–12/11/2013

JFK Memorial Ceremony 2 (10)

VIDEO: The 50th: Honoring The Memory Of President John F. Kennedy

Dallas remembers the life, legacy and leadership of America’s 35th President, John F. Kennedy.

CBS 11–11/22/2013

Dallas Independent School District Superintendent Mike Miles. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Protests Planned For DISD Superintendent Mike Miles

The hits keep coming for DISD Superintendent Mike Miles, as the complaints against him continue to mount.

CBS 11–06/27/2013

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Former Dallas Mayor & U.S. Trade Rep. Ron Kirk On His Tenure, Politics, Return To Texas

After four years, a trusted member of President Obama’s cabinet is leaving office.

CBS 11–02/26/2013

Dallas mayor Tom Leppert sits on stage during a press conference on October 30, 2008 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Glenn James/NBAE via Getty Images)

Kaplan Hires Ex-Dallas Mayor Tom Leppert

Former U.S. Senate candidate and Dallas Mayor Tom Leppert has a new job as president of the test-prep giant Kaplan, Inc.


A surveillance camera (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Dallas To Add 600 New Cameras To Cut Crime

The city of Dallas took a concrete step toward what it hopes will be a safer city. The council okayed more than 6-million dollars for security camera upgrades.

CBS 11–12/12/2012

A home in Dallas was destroyed by fire early on July 4, 2012. (credit: KTVT/KTXA)

Council Discusses Dallas 911 System Upgrades

Some recent controversial 911 calls provided the background for a discussion on new computers for the City of Dallas during Wednesday’s council briefing. Improvements to the call center were among the items discussed.

CBS 11–09/05/2012

The remaining Dallas mayoral candidates, former DPD Chief David Kunkle, left, and former Pizza Hut CEO Mike Rawlings.

Natinsky Throws Support To Rawlings For Dallas Mayor

People are beginning to choose sides in the runoff for Dallas Mayor.


The remaining Dallas mayoral candidates, former DPD Chief David Kunkle, left, and former Pizza Hut CEO Mike Rawlings.

Dallas Mayor Runoff Candidates Back To Campaigning

With Saturday’s mayoral election in Dallas over, the two men who will now face each other in a runoff had little time to savor their victories. Each was back on the campaign trail Sunday, and on the phones as well.


People stand in line at a polling place. (credit: Logan Mock-Bunting/Getty Images)

Voters In Dallas & Fort Worth Prepare To Elect New Mayors

Voters in Dallas and Fort Worth are preparing to elect new mayors after contentious races for the open seats.


Dwaine Caraway

Caraway Presides Over First Dallas Council Meeting

Interim Mayor Dwaine Caraway presided over his first Dallas City Council meeting today. It was a briefing session marked by a review of a major rehabilitation plan for West Dallas, as well as sharp words from one of his critics.