Downtown Dallas Lane Closures on October 6, 7 and 8 for Film Production

Next week, October 6, 7, and  8 (7:30am – 7:30pm) there will be a film production operating in Dealey Plaza.   The production is a television series by Warner Bros. called “11-22-63” based on the novel by Stephen King.  The City of Dallas has approved road closures surrounding the area:  Elm Street at Market Street, Main Street at Market Street, and Houston at Elm Street.  See map for the impacted streets.

Records Building

  • The road closure on Elm Street will begin at Market Street.  At Market Street, one lane on Elm Street will be kept open to allow employees and the public access to the parking garage.  Past Record Street, all lanes will be blocked on Elm Street.
  • Main Street will be closed at Market Street and past Dealey Plaza.
  • Commerce Street will not be impacted, you can enter the underground Dallas County parking under the Old Red Courthouse, from the left lane at Commerce and Houston Streets, for jury parking for the George Allen Courts Building.

Click here for a parking map

FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers Now Open through July 11th

DALLAS, Texas – While the first FEMA Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) for Dallas County opens in Garland today, homeowners, renters and business owners will soon have access to eight additional DRCs spread across Dallas County. These DRCs are opening as a result of the June 17, 2015 addition of Dallas County to President Obama’s disaster declaration for Texas regarding Individual Assistance due to severe storms and flooding in the month of May.

Click here for more information on the FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers.

Storm Survivors May Register With FEMA

Affected individuals and business owners in designated areas can begin the disaster application process by registering online at or by calling 1-800-621-FEMA (3362) or by web enabled mobile device at Disaster assistance applicants, who have a speech disability or hearing loss and use TTY, should call 1-800-462-7585 directly; for those who use 711 or Video Relay Service (VRS), call 1-800-621-3362. The toll-free telephone numbers will operate from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. (local time) seven days a week until further notice. Applicants registering for aid should be prepared to provide basic information about themselves (name, permanent address, phone number), insurance coverage and any other information to help substantiate losses.


Individuals 1.     File damage claim information with your insurance (homeowner and/or flood).

2.     Register and apply for assistance by calling 1-800-621-3362 or
1-800-462-7585 (hearing impaired) or visiting
Call center hours: are 6:00 AM – 9:00 PM CST

3.     See below for requested information items prior to registration.


When you call or register online, FEMA will require the following items:

  1. Contact information (name, address, phone, and social security number).
  2. Insurance information
  3. Damage information (date of damage, description)
  4. Gross income