Texas Health and Human Services announced today that it will roll out disaster food relief for victims of Hurricane Harvey to residents in Harris County starting Friday, Sept. 22.
Texas has been rolling out D-SNAP in a phased approach and is expanding to Harris County in coordination with local officials. Harris County sites will run through Oct. 5.
At their regular meeting last night, the Rockwall City Council voted to decrease taxes more than three cents, making this the fourth straight year to implement a decrease.
The 2016-17 rate was the lowest since 2008, and this year's rate goes below that. In the vote, the Council adopted a balanced budget and a 3.07 cent decrease in the tax rate.
At the meeting of the Texas Municipal League (TML) Region 13 last week in McKinney, Rockwall Mayor Jim Pruitt was elected Secretary / Treasurer.
The North Central Texas Region - Dallas Area, encompasses nine counties with 133 cities. Along with Rockwall County, Region 13 includes Collin, Dallas, Ellis, Fannin, Grayson, Hunt, Kaufman, and Van Zandt Counties.
In an ongoing effort to enhance state roadways and improve safety, the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) approved two contracts to improve pavement on US 175 in two locations.
US 175 from FM 148 to County Road 4106 – mill, base repair, level up and overlay pavement. The $2.3 million contract was awarded to IOC Company, LLC.
On Thursday, Sept. 14 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Street’s Fine Chicken located at 3857 Cedar Springs Road in Dallas will host the AIDS Walk South Dallas 2018 Official Launch and North Texas Giving Day Party.
This event will kick off the eighth year of AIDS Walk South Dallas, an annual event presented by AIDS Walk South Dallas, Inc. and the City of Dallas - Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center.
The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) will hold a public meeting for proposed improvements to I-20 from Lawson Road to CR 138 (Wilson Road) in Dallas and Kaufman counties.
The meeting will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on September 12, 2017 at Forney High School, 1800 College Avenue in Forney.
Today, Brookshire Grocery Co. is donating a quarter-million bottles of drinking water for people in areas affected by Hurricane Harvey.
With home sales recently falling to their lowest level this year, the personal-finance website WalletHub conducted an in-depth analysis of 2017’s Best Real-Estate Markets.
To determine the most attractive real-estate markets in the U.S., WalletHub’s analysts compared 300 cities across 21 key metrics.
More than 12,400 employees from more than 17 federal departments and agencies are working together in support of the ongoing response to damages resulting from Hurricane Harvey and subsequent flooding across Texas and Louisiana.
Attorney General Ken Paxton yesterday announced that, in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, employees from the Consumer Protection Division and the Constituent Affairs Division will operate the Consumer Protection Hotline throughout this weekend.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state of Texas
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton today announced a settlement with Aequitas, a now defunct private investment firm that provides over $17 million in debt relief for Texans who attended schools operated by Corinthian College.