Monthly Archives: August 2013

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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Changes coming to Dallas County Hospital District

Following a report by the Saranac Group LLC, the Dallas County Hospital District Board will be forming a new committee for Corporate Governance, Compliance and Ethics. The change was outlined in a resolution passed in Commissioners Court Aug. 20. The … Continue reading

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Commissioner Mike Cantrell praises community business leader

Anne Acuna, Director of Chamber Relations for the Farmers Branch Chamber of Commerce and founder of HLA Associates, was recognized by Commissioner Mike Cantrell for her work within the community. Having moved to Texas in 2001,  one of Acuna’s passions … Continue reading

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