Dallas Moves To Crack Down On So-Called "Slumlords"The City of Dallas wants to crack down on slumlords by taking steps towards updating the city’s housing codes.
NRH Council Adds "In God We Trust" To New City HallThe mayor and city council voted 4-to-1 in support of adding “In God We Trust” somewhere inside the building for everyone to see when entering the 180,000 square foot building.
"No Trespassing Signs" Going Up At Tent City Under I-45TxDOT has agreed to place "no trespassing" signs on the property beneath Interstate 45 by downtown Dallas.
Mesquite To Take Action to Regulate Payday LendersThe Mesquite City Council may soon join other North Texas cities to regulate payday and title loans.
New Orleans Council Votes To Remove Confederate MonumentsNew Orleans' leaders on Thursday made a sweeping move to break with the city's Confederate past when the City Council voted to remove prominent Confederate monuments along some of its busiest streets.
Fort Worth Considers Adding Council MembersA committee appointed by the Fort Worth City Council to gather public input into changing the city charter is wrapping up a series of public hearings to see if the city should change the way it governs.
Dallas City Council Approves $24M To Improve RoadsDallas streets aren't expected to get any better this year but they shouldn't get any worse either, according to city officials
Dallas Council Embraces New Trinity Parkway, Without Scrapping Toll RoadFor years, the planned Trinity toll road has divided Dallas City Hall and residents.
Flower Mound Woman Says City Is Forcing Her To Give Up Her PropertyA Flower Mound woman says the city is abusing its power by “strong-arming” her to give up her land.
Texas City Emerges As New Battleground On Voting RightsA federal lawsuit accuses the Pasadena's white councilmembers of leading a discriminatory plan to turn back the clock.
Denton Voters Approve Proposal To Ban FrackingVoters in Denton have approved a proposal to ban fracking for oil and gas, making it the first city in Texas to do so.
Fracking Ban Vote Looms Over Denton ElectionTensions are mounting as big oil and gas companies and anti-fracking activists try to sway voters ahead of a Tuesday referendum that would make Denton the first Texas city to ban the drilling practice.
Balch Springs Councilwoman Arrested For Making 911 CallPolice in Balch Springs confirmed Thursday that councilwoman Wanda Adams was arrested and charged with Silent or Abuse Calls to 911 services.
Atheists Protest At Rowlett City HallDozens of Atheists stood in front of Rowlett City Hall Tuesday night to protest what they call discrimination. But the controversial group’s message may not be getting through.
Fort Worth Council Considering Discipline For Police Chief The Fort Worth City Council is taking a closer look at Police Chief Jeffrey Halstead, who has served in that role since December 2008.