City of Dallas Rest Break Ordinance Takes Effect Jan. 1All workers performing construction activity at a construction site receive a rest break of not less than 10 minutes for every four hours of scheduled work.
Council Approves Rest Breaks For Dallas Manual Labor WorkersToday is the last Dallas City Council meeting of the year and this morning members approved an ordinance that supporters’ hope will save lives. The council approved an ordinance requiring that manual labor workers get rest breaks.
Dallas Considering Adding "Gender Identity And Expression" To Anti-Discrimination OrdinanceMembers of the Dallas City Council are considering adding 'gender identity and expression' to the city's anti-discrimination ordinance.
Alvarado Halloween Ordinance For Sex Offenders Won't Be EnforcedThe ordinance requires a "Sex Offender Residence" sign to be displayed on their houses on Halloween.
Denton Cracks Down On Distracted DriversDenton police say if they catch you texting while driving, you won't be LOL.
District Judge Tosses Open Carry Lawsuit Against City Of ArlingtonU.S. District Judge Reed O'Connor has tossed the lawsuit by Open Carry Tarrant County against the city of Arlington.
School Bus Cameras Go Dark In Some North Texas CitiesCameras mounted on school buses are intended to keep kids safe by catching drivers who break the law. Many North Texas buses are equipped with them, yet some cities aren’t using them because it’s illegal.
Open Carry Group Seeks Injunction Against City Of ArlingtonMembers of Open Carry Tarrant County have taken the City of Arlington to court, to challenge the city’s new ordinance that prevents them from passing out literature with their guns in plain view.
Gun Carrying Group May Not Be Only Ones Affected By Arlington BansOne story reported on CBSDFW.COM has a lot of people talking. It started with Tuesday night’s vote on an ordinance by the Arlington City Council to ban guns and concealed weapons at public meetings.
Dallas Council Passes Gas Drilling Ordinance With RestrictionsThe long and winding road of gas drilling in Dallas has reached its end. The city council voted on a new ordinance on gas drilling Wednesday.
Citizens Argue For, Against Dallas Fracking OrdinanceThe proposed Dallas ordinance is relatively restrictive and went through months of arguments with the Plan Commission. The biggest unresolved issues are the setbacks between wells or between wells and homes.
Arlington May Draw Line With Used Car BusinessesLook down some Arlington streets and you'll see car dealer, after car dealer. Some have old, hand painted signs, others are in old car dealership buildings. A new ordinance would prohibit business locations and enforce new building requirements.