'I Want To Get Back To Basics': Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson Begins 2nd Half Of 1st TermMayor Johnson said he wants to improve the 911 call center, where there are 26 vacant positions and where it's taking more than twice as long as this time last year to have a 911 call answered.
Mayor Eric Johnson Proclaims March 26 'Stop Asian Hate Day' In Dallas: 'Hate Has No Place In Our City Or Our Country'"Dallas is a welcoming city, and Stop Asian Hate Day will help us mourn and renew our commitment to stopping poisonous hatred against our diverse communities."
Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson Signs Order Requiring Face Coverings Inside City Government BuildingsThe mayor's new regulation takes effect at 12:01 a.m. on Wednesday, March 10, when the governor's statewide mask mandate expires.
Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson Receives COVID-19 Vaccine, Hopes To Convince Skeptics To Get It"I’m envisioning... drive-thru vaccines," Mayor Johnson said. "We need to Chick-fil-A this thing we’ve got to get this vaccine as quickly to as many people as possible."
'Please Help Us,' Dallas Residents Fed Up With Growing Street Racing CrowdsStreet racing continues to challenge the City of Dallas, with meetups now drawing hundreds of people.
'We Don't Need Occupying Forces Here': Dallas Activists Criticize Return Of State Troopers To Combat Crime"Writing tickets in West Texas speed traps is not the same as policing neighborhoods in South Dallas and Oak Cliff," added John Fullinwider of Mothers Against Police Brutality.
'Stop Gathering': Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson Urges Residents To Taper Thanksgiving Plans During Virus Surge“Take this virus seriously. This virus kills people and it does not care how noble the purpose is that you're gathering for," Mayor Johnson said.
'I'm Tired Of It, I'm Sick Of It': Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson Fuming Over Violent Crime SpikeDallas Police Department statistics show between January 1 of this year through Tuesday, Nov. 17, there have been 220 homicides.
Dallas Mayor, County Judge Discourage Trick-Or-Treating, Urge Everyone To Have Fun At Home On HalloweenDallas Mayor Eric Johnson and County Judge Clay Jenkins are suggesting significant adjustments to traditional Halloween plans due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Governor Greg Abbott Blasts Dallas City Council For Defunding Dallas Police DepartmentOn Wednesday, a majority of council members voted to cut $7 million from DPD's overtime budget.
Dallas Mayor, Council Members Propose Amendments To Dallas Police Department BudgetThe Mayor's proposed reductions would amount to more than $6.5 million in savings.
Thousands Line Up For Drive-Thru Option Of The Dallas Mayor's Back To School FairThe look at Fair Park is different than any other year, but a social distancing drive-thru version of the Dallas Mayor's Back to School Fair is underway.
Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson Proclaims Day Of Prayer And Fasting To Eradicate CoronavirusDallas Mayor Eric Johnson has issued an official declaration calling for a day of prayer and fasting to be held August 19 for the eradication of the coronavirus.
Dallas Property Tax Rate Won't Budge Under Proposed Budget, But Rise In Home Values Means Higher TaxesThe city’s general fund amounts to $1.4 billion and the property tax rate would remain the same as this year: 77.6 cents per $100 valuation.
Dallas Issues Mask Emergency Alert To ResidentsThe city of Dallas sent out an emergency alert to residents Friday evening to remind them about the statewide mask order Gov. Greg Abbott announced Thursday.