Eric Johnson Sworn In As Dallas Mayor: 'It Is Indeed A New Day In Dallas'Among his priorities: increase civility and eradicate corruption at City Hall, use data to drive solutions and focus on education and workers in the city.
'Shingle Mountain' Coming Down, But Not Fast Enough For Southeast Dallas Neighborhood: 'It Keeps Affecting Our Health'Blue Star Recycling's COO Carl Orrell said the removal process could take a year. Homeowners are not satisfied with that timeline.
Dallas Law Enforcement Organization Wants Police Chief Renee Hall Removed: 'She's In Over Her Head'Dallas City Manager T.C. Broadnax said he has "full confidence in her ability to continue leading the department," and the Black Police Association supports Chief Hall as well.
Dallas Mayor Pro Tem Casey Thomas Announces 'Adopt-Your-Block' Initiative To Reduce Violent CrimeThe new plan will allow area businesses, faith-based and community organizations to take responsibility for what happens within up to a three-mile radius around their property.
Asylum-Seeking Migrants Headed To Dallas Due To Overcrowding In El PasoBuses with 50 to 60 migrants are expected to arrive at Oak Lawn United Methodist Church on Saturday.
City Of Dallas Gives Special Recognition To ZZ Top Ahead Of 50th Anniversary TourDallas Mayor Mike Rawlings and the city council are giving special recognition to legendary rock group ZZ Top as the band gets set to start its 50th anniversary concert tour.
Dallas Proposes Code Changes To Help Homeless In Time For Summer HeatThe Inclement Weather Shelter Plan would allow the operation of temporary shelters by faith based groups. Currently, Dallas city rules prohibit such shelters.
VisitDallas CEO Phillip Jones Steps Down 4 Months After Questionable Spending Practices Exposed In AuditVisitDallas was called out in a city auditor's report in January that has raised concerns about a lack of financial oversight of the agency and questionable expenses.
Dallas Passes Diaper-Changing Station Ordinance For New RestaurantsThe Dallas City Council today passed an ordinance requiring baby changing tables in both new and remodeled restrooms inside Dallas restaurants and retail stores.
Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings Not Ready To Endorse Potential Successor, Reflects On Time In Office“I can believe it’s eight years. I’ve felt every little wrinkle that's in there, every city council meeting. It’s been such an honor, Dallas is a great, great city but it’s a hard job," he said.
Council Member Jennifer Staubach Gates Easily Wins Re-Election By Defeating Former Mayor Laura Miller For District 13 SeatWith 45 of 47 precincts reporting (96 percent), incumbent Dallas City Council member Jennifer Staubach Gates leads former Dallas Mayor Laura Miller 66 to 34 percent and will be re-elected.
'To The Finish Line': Mike Rawlings Serving Last Days As Dallas MayorThe two-term Dallas mayor, who can't run again due to term limits, plans to work every last second until a new mayor takes over.
Former Mayor Challenges Incumbent Over Development In Dallas Council RaceWith election day on Saturday, records show incumbent Jennifer Staubach Gates has raised $147,954 while Laura Miller has $119,731 on hand.
City Blames Sewer System Obstruction For Dallas Love Field Garage FloodingAfter heavy rain Tuesday night, about 70 vehicles parked in the lower level of the garage were partly or completely submerged by Wednesday morning.
Dallas Warns Of Possible High-Water Conditions Throughout CityHeavy rainfall Tuesday night, more rain Wednesday and additional rainfall in the forecast may create high-water conditions throughout Dallas, the city warned Wednesday afternoon.