Park

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City Of Rockwall Awarded Grant To Construct Neighborhood Park

The city of Rockwall was awarded a $400,000 grant by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission to help with the construction of a new neighborhood park in the Breezy Hill development.

08/20/2015

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Heavy Rains Long Gone, But Flood Waters Still Causing Problems

Heavy spring rains may be memory, but not so the floods they spawned.

07/17/2015

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Storms, Floods Leaving Mark On Texas State Parks

About half of the Texas State Park system has been impacted by severe weather and flooding over the past month.

05/28/2015

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Top 5 Hidden Hazards At The Playground

According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, ever year emergency rooms treat more than 200,000 children under the age of 14 for playground-related injuries.

CBS 11–04/08/2015

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Proposed Richardson Food Truck Park Moves Closer To Being A Reality

A food truck park is one step closer to making its home in Richardson after the city’s planning commission approved the park’s permit to open during a meeting last night.

04/08/2015

Woodland Trust Inspect Trees For Signs Of Ash Dieback Disease

Pop-Up Park Brings Greenspace To Deep Ellum Neighborhood

The park – complete with turf, trees, music venue space and park benches – will occupy a 150 foot block of Crowdus Street between Elm and Main.

04/01/2015

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Dead Dogs and Roosters Being Dumped In Dallas Park

Animal rescuers and residents in southeast Dallas are finding garbage bags with the remains of dogs and roosters.

03/23/2015

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Rowlett Approves $31.8 Million Purchase Of Dallas Lakefront Park

The Rowlett City Council signed off to buy Dallas’ Robertson Park along Lake Ray Hubbard. A developer then purchased it from Rowlett.

03/17/2015

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East Dallas Transformation Could Include Interstate-30 Deck Park

Most people think of it as the not-so-fun ride in Fair Park. We’re talking about Interstate-30, just east of downtown. But some area improvements being considered are not only timely, but beautiful.

CBS 11–07/11/2014

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Trending: Paisley Protestor Selfie, Golf Cliffhanger, Mariah’s Park Trip

A look at the stories creating buzz on social media sites like Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and others. WARNING: This story includes a tweet with language that may be offensive to some.

06/03/2014

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Stricter Watering Restrictions Possible For Plano

If you live in Plano, outdoor watering rules could become more restrictive, if current conditions stay the same.

06/02/2014

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DPD Cracking Down On Off-Leash Dog Owners

Dallas police are in the middle of a scofflaw crackdown. But this time they’re not hunting for hardened criminals — they’re looking for leashes.

CBS 11–05/16/2014

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