Dallas City Council Rejects Idea Of 8% Property Tax IncreaseCOVID-19 has led to business closures and layoffs which in turn has created budget shortfalls for the city.
North Texans Impacted Financially By Coronavirus Pandemic Fear Higher Property Taxes: 'When Is It Enough?'As elected leaders in Dallas weigh an 8% increase, taxpayers elsewhere are watching closely.
Dallas City Council Set To Consider Possible 8% Property Tax HikeIt’s the type of increase state lawmakers hoped to prevent when they passed a new law last year requiring an election be held to approve any increases over 3.5%.
Dallas To Provide Free Mobile Coronavirus Testing In Underserved CommunitiesCOVID-19 mobile testing appointments will be scheduled during two-hour time slots with a maximum capacity of 60 appointments a day.
City Of Dallas Furloughs 500 Employees Across Different DepartmentsEmpty restaurants and stores along with the rest of the coronavirus shutdown slashed sales tax revenues in the city.
Coronavirus In Texas: Tough Budgets Ahead For City Of DallasEmpty restaurants and stores along with the rest of the Covid-19 shutdown will slash sales tax revenues in the city of Dallas.
Coronavirus In Texas: Dallas To Provide Financial Assistance To RentersIn a unanimous vote early Wednesday, council members approved the Covid-19 Tenant Based Rental Assistance Program.
Dallas To Begin Enforcing Paid Sick Leave OrdinanceThe Dallas City Council adopted the paid sick leave ordinance on April 24, 2019, and it went into effect on August 1, 2019.
Dallas ISD Superintendent Michael Hinojosa Talks Challenges Educating Students During Coronavirus ShutdownThe big concern is continuing education at home with an estimated 40% of the student body lacking internet access.
Walking On A Rainbow: First Of Ten Colorful Crosswalks Complete In Oak Lawn AreaThe first of ten rainbow crosswalks is complete in the heart of the city's LGBTQ community.
You Can Soon Check Out Mobile Hotspots From Dallas Public LibraryThe new program will provide 900 mobile hotspots at the identified library locations to give residents the opportunity to access online resources for up to 30 days at home.
New Scooter Regulations Likely On The Way In DallasOn Tuesday afternoon, Dallas City Council's Transportation and Infrastructure Committee will be briefed on new regulations on when and where motorized scooters can and can't be used.
New Accusations Suggest Illegal Behavior By FBI Agents In Dwaine Caraway Corruption CaseCourt documents filed Friday say undercover FBI agents funneled more than $20,000 to Caraway so “...he could be used to shake down citizens to see who would acquiesce into paying bribes..."
The Wait Continues For Small Business Owners In North Dallas Impacted By Tornado"We’re in business one day and then, all of a sudden, chaos hits."
Former Dallas City Council Member Kevin Felder Indicted For Crashing Into Teen On ScooterFormer Dallas City Council Member Kevin Felder has been indicted for crashing into a teenager on an electric scooter earlier this year.