Dallas Officials Decide Not To Enter Atmos Rate Hike FightBucking the trend of other North Texas cities, on Wednesday the Dallas City Council agreed to a rate hike with Atmos Energy -- the natural gas supplier. It would boost the average residential bill by $2.08 a month, businesses by roughly $6.
Power Companies Dangle Free Nights And Weekends Electric bills have long been take-it-or-leave-it affairs: Pay one rate for power, no matter when you used it. Now they are increasingly offering deals that sound like cell phone promotions: Free nights, free weekends and pre-paid plans.
Tuition Increase & County Tax Hike Funds For DCCCDFolks who live in Dallas County will be paying a little more for property taxes next year. The extra funds will help pay for county community colleges.
Farmers Insurance Files For Texas Rate HikeFarmers Insurance has filed for a 3.9 percent rate increase in Texas. The filing, with the Texas Department of Insurance, will affect about half the company's customers in Texas.
Dallas City Council Says OK To Record Tax Hike