Dallas Looks To Crack Down On Everyone Involved In Street Racing, Including SpectatorsDallas Police have already made 352 arrests and given out 5,425 citations regarding street racing this year.
Judge Blocks Dallas Employee Sick Leave Ordinance Set To Begin April 1A judge has stopped the City of Dallas from enforcing an ordinance that requires private businesses to offer paid sick leave.
Galveston Scraps Ordinance That Prevented Gun Shops, Shooting Ranges Near Schools, ChurchesThe Texas Attorney General's Office sent a letter to the city warning it couldn't make laws regulating ownership, transfer, transportation or storage of firearms.
Frisco And The Colony Put More Bite In City Rules Regarding Retail Pet SalesThe Colony City Council passed an ordinance to make it harder for pet stores to open within city limits. The Frisco City Council passed regulations increasing transparency requirements for pet shops.
Frisco Adopts New Regulations For Pet Stores Designed To Protect Dogs, Cats, Prospective OwnersThe new rules adopted by the Frisco City Council take effect in 30 days.
2 North Texas Cities Considering Higher Standards For How Pet Shops OperateOn Tuesday, the city councils in Frisco and The Colony will consider ordinances increasing requirements for pet stores to be able to operate.
Locations Of Dangerous Dogs Kept Secret In Many North Texas CitiesWhile some of the larger cities in the Metroplex are transparent about where dangerous dogs are living, The Ones For Justice found most cities keep their registries offline or completely private.
Dallas' Paid Sick Leave Requirement Draws Ire, Possible Challenge From Texas Attorney General Ken PaxtonTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton is arguing that only state lawmakers can require businesses to offer paid sick leave and that it's not up to individual cities.
Dallas To Review 'Safety Zone' That Eliminated Homeowners' Street ParkingThe city of Dallas deemed the 55 feet in front of Mark and Jean Nacol's home a "safety zone," which means no one can park there.
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.
Diaper-Changing Tables Could Be Required In Many Dallas Business RestroomsIf approved, a new city ordinance would require all new and remodeled restrooms inside Dallas restaurants and retail stores to have the tables.
Carrollton City Council Approves Anti-Discrimination Ordinance To Protect LGBT City EmployeesIn a 5 to 2 vote, Carrollton became the latest city in the Metroplex to approve protections for LGBT city employees.
Houston Leaders Block Robot Brothel From OpeningHouston's City Council has changed a city ordinance in a move that would essentially stop a so-called robot brothel from opening.
New Mesquite Ordinance On Pets In The Heat Gets TestedThe city says its new ordinance aims to prevent dogs from being left outside in extremely hot weather for hours.
Dallas Approves Dockless Bike And Scooter OrdinancesThe scooters will operate under the same rules as the dockless rental bikes, which have racked up more than 3,200 complaints in the city since last September.