The City of Dallas is hosting a four-part series addressing race. The public is invited to participate in Conversations about Race, which starts on September 21st . The first event will feature panelists from local media; subsequent events will focus on youth, local leadership and business leaders. Co-Chairs Mayor Mike Rawlings, Councilmember Dwaine R. Caraway and Dallas County Commissioner Elba Garcia say it’s all in an effort to heal so that we can work toward making Dallas a 21st century city .
We are remembering former Dallas City Council member Leo Chaney Jr. Mr. Chaney died in a house fire at his home on Monday. Chaney served eight years on Dallas City Council from 1999 to 2007, representing South Dallas. Funeral arrangements are as follows:
Viewing at Hall of State will begin at 12 noon thru 6 pm on Friday, August 16th
FRIDAY, AUGUST 16, 2013
THE HALL OF STATE
3939 GRAND AVE.
PLEASE ENTER FAIR PARK @ GATE #3 (MAP ATTACHED)
VIEWING 3:00 till 6:00 p.m.
The City of Dallas is making it easier for citizens to provide feedback to the City Manager’s proposed 2014-15 Budget. In addition to the Budget Town Hall meetings, residents will be able to engage in discussions about the proposed budget via telephone or from their home computer or tablet. There are 3 ways to take part in the FY 2014-15 Budget Town Hall meetings:
1) Attend one of the Budget Town Hall Meetings in your district
2) Participate in a Virtual Budget Town Hall Meeting via your home computer or tablet
3) Participate in a Telephone Town Hall Budget Meeting via your phone
The Virtual Town Hall Meetings will be streamed on the web and participants can feed questions to a moderator via phone or send a question online. Council members, the City Manager’s Office and various department representatives will be on hand to answer questions related to the proposed budget.
We look forward to hearing from you during our first Virtual Town Hall Meeting. Visit DallasCityHall.com or DallasCityHall.com for a complete list of meetings.
UniverSoul Circus returns to Dallas with its latest Big Top Show. It's all happening August 7-11 at Southwest Center Mall. Deputy Mayor Pro Tem Tennell Atkins announced details today at City Hall Plaza. Here's what you missed on this Behind the Scenes Edition of #TheFEED