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Dallas Leaders Considering Emergency Ordinance to Halt Evictions

By Candy Evans / March 30, 2020 / 0 Comments

…of Housing and Urban Development money for emergency disaster loans. ‒ A 60-day moratorium on evictions. ‒ A resolution calling for relief to utility bills for people who are working…

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Novel Turtle Creek Legally Right But Dings Spirit of Zoning

By Jon Anderson / March 25, 2020 / 4 Comments

…the plat – banks and insurance companies don’t like non-conforming uses because there’s no guarantee they could be rebuilt if disaster struck. Loophole or Just Messy? It’s a messy way…

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COVID-19’s Arrival in North Texas Impacting Millions as Churches, Sports, Schools Shut Down

By Shelby Skrhak / March 12, 2020 / 0 Comments

…of disaster and restricted gatherings within the city limits to no more than 500 people. Dallas County canceled all jury trials for the George Allen Civil Courthouse and for all…

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Dallas Architecture Forum Hosts Free Panel Discussion on Disaster Recovery

By Heather Hunter / February 3, 2020 / 0 Comments

Join Tuesday’s panel discussion “Disaster Recovery – Helping Communities Come Home,”. Photo courtesy The Dallas Architecture Forum Join The Dallas Architecture Forum for a poignant panel discussion “Disaster Recovery –…

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Jennifer Gates And Staff Handle Floods, Power Outages, and Tornados With Aplomb

By Jon Anderson / December 31, 2019 / 1 Comment

…hate her, you can’t fault her communication skills. I lived in her district during most of the disasters and zoning cases (another form of disaster), but I’d decamped by the…

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North Texas Tornado Outbreak Topped DFW Real Estate News in 2019

By April Towery / December 26, 2019 / 0 Comments

…it will grant a request from Texas Gov. Greg Abbott allowing Texas officials a few more weeks to assess damages and request federal disaster relief funds for destruction caused by…

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