Texas Bill Would Let Voters Decide On Confederate MonumentsRemoval of Confederate and other historical markers would need approval from voters or state lawmakers under a bill that won initial approval by the state Senate on Tuesday.
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.
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.
Dallas City Council Passes Earned Paid Sick Leave After Heated DebateSome supporters of the ordinance cheered and clapped for Councilman Philip Kingston, but Mayor Mike Rawlings scolded Kingston.
Dallas Expands Powers Of Police Oversight BoardThe Dallas City Council has expanded the powers of the independent panel that oversees city police and hears complaints about officer misconduct.
Dallas City Leaders Begin Work On Racial Equity PlanCity leaders are working on what they call a Racial Equity Plan to focus on jobs, housing and new business, especially in the southern part of Dallas.
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.
Dallas City Council Reaches Decision On Curfew For TeenagersA youth curfew will go into effect across Dallas Sunday night.
Former Dallas City Council Member Pleads Guilty To Taking BribesA former Dallas City Council member has pleaded guilty to accepting bribes from a real estate developer while serving on the council's Housing Committee.
Dallas To Reinstate Teen CurfewThe Dallas City Council voted 10-5 Wednesday afternoon to reinstate the city's teen curfew.
VisitDallas Promising Changes Following 'Scathing' Audit'Scathing' was the word used last month to describe an audit of VisitDallas, formerly known as the city's Convention and Visitor's Bureau.
Confederate Monument Vandalized Days After Dallas City Council Votes To Remove ItSomeone used red spray paint to scrawl an expletive, with three letter K’s at the end, along with the words “Trump” and “Freedom,” at the base of the 120-year-old memorial.
Former Dallas Mayor Laura Miller Files To Run For City Council 2 Hours Before Deadline"It's extraordinary that I would need to run to help homeowners be able to keep their quality of life in that district," Laura Miller said.
Attorney: Dallas Councilman Kevin Felder Never Struck Teen On ScooterThe attorney representing Dallas Councilman Kevin Felder denies an 18-year-old man's claim that Felder collided with him as he was riding a scooter along Malcolm X Blvd. Wednesday morning.
Dallas Councilman Under Investigation For Allegedly Hitting Teen Riding ScooterPolice are looking at surveillance video, including from a city bus, to see who was driving the car that hit a teenager riding a scooter.