Some council members, as homeowners, want to know if it is legally possible to ban short-term rentals in single-family neighborhoods.
The renamed portion of the street will include his former apartment building and the Dallas Police Department headquarters.
It was the first time the interim Dallas police chief has responded to the memo publicly. But when pressed, he would not reveal who sent out the directive to staff without the proper vetting.
DPD is refusing to reveal who wrote the controversial memo or who released it. The mayor, city council, and incoming police chief all say they were blindsided by it.
The development of the master plan for Hensley Field was presented to members of the Dallas City Council's Economic Development Committee.
Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson is calling for an audit of how the Dallas Police Department is using its overtime money.
Despite outcries from the community to end the street racing problem, the Dallas Police Department issued a memo opposing making street racing a priority one call.
Federal prosecutors say Sherman Roberts paid Carolyn Davis and Dwaine Caraway to steer council votes on affordable housing projects in 2015.
The department started the year with a plan to reduce violent crime. Instead, crime went up, and the police chief is headed out.
A member of the Dallas City Council gave a powerful firsthand account of seeing women and children being forced into prostitution.
Dallas is laying the groundwork for the monumental task ahead for vaccinating first responders if it is awarded the vaccine in a matter of weeks.
A Dallas homeless service provider is prepared to break the law, if necessary, to house people in extremely cold weather.
This new, nearly $1 million advanced warning system is part of a reform plan for the Dallas Police Department following the death of George Floyd in Minnesota.
As the city prepares to find its next police chief, leaders with Dallas PD told council members on Monday that response times to priority 1 and 2 calls have finally significantly improved.
The future of Fair Park looks very green. A master plan was unanimously approved on Wednesday and the first goal is to build a massive park.
A Dallas city councilwoman has put together a committee to work with the city an Oncor on a plan to prevent a clearing like this from happening again and hopefully replant some of what was lost.
The agenda item was described in a presentation as a $1.8 million debt payment, with no mention the money would be for the Lorenzo Hotel in the Cedars.
Some Dallas council members were surprised to learn that the city apparently allocated more federal money for rental assistance than it could use in time.
The Dallas director of transportation says he may give scooter operators the green light to return with a temporary permit soon after a public meeting set for next Thursday. But some worry that is too soon.
The safety recommendations were made more than a year ago, but the city's recently approved budget puts money toward them.