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JFK REMEMBERANCE SERVICE EVENT

JFK REMEMBERANCE SERVICE EVENT In preparation for the remembrance of the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, the County has made November 22, 2013 a County holiday. Based on the attention focused on this event in … Continue reading

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Commissioners Court congratulates local LGBT support organization on 30th anniversary

Commissioner Dr. Elba Garcia, in a resolution on behalf of the Dallas County Commissioners Court, recognized the Resource Center’s 30th anniversary and lauded the center’s efforts within the community, Sept. 3. Founded in 1983, the Resource Center is one of … Continue reading

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Commissioners Court proclaims Aug. 26 as Women’s Equality Day

Following a motion made by Commissioners Theresa Daniel and Elba Garcia, Dallas County Commissioners Court has designated Aug. 26, 2013 as Women’s Equality Day in Dallas County. Nearly a century ago, Aug. 26, 1920, the 19th Amendment to the Constitution … Continue reading

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Commissioners Court recognizes service of Farmers Branch Chamber of Commerce President

After eleven years of service and success, Fred Ferguson will be leaving the Farmers Branch Chamber of Commerce. Ferguson attended the University of Texas before transferring to Southern Methodist University.  He served as President and CEO of Town North Bank, … Continue reading

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