Archive for “City Services”

Dallas City Hall 3-1-1 Non-Emergency Service

February 7, 2016

By Danny Oberst, Security Chairperson

City Services
Non-Emergency

The City of Dallas established the 3-1-1 service several years ago to improve non-emergency services for all citizens. Dallas residents can call 3-1-1, connect on the internet or access the service through a smart phone app. All emergency calls should go directly to the 9-1-1 service. With the smart phone app, you can take a picture of the problem to send along with its location and description to better identify your specific concern. The free smart phone app is availableRead more

Christmas Tree Recycling

January 8, 2016

City Services

Christmas Tree Recycling has started. If your Christmas Tree has been stripped of ornaments, lights, tinsel, and rope, It can be taken to any DALLAS Home Depot. The nearest Bryan Place location is the Home Depot at 6000 Skillman, Dallas 75231. For other locations, check the City of Dallas website (Sanitation Services). Submitted by: Carol Guthrie

Power Outages… What to Do?

December 1, 2015

City Services and Safety

Please report power outages by calling 888‐313‐4747. Also, customers may sign up for the Text Oncor program by texting “REG” to 66267, which will allow you to report outages and get updates during the storm. If citizens come across a downed power line, please stay away and call 911 immediately.

See it, Snap it, Send it (an easier way to 311)

June 12, 2015

By Carol Guthrie

City Services

In 2013, the city of Dallas introduced a way for people to use their phones to report graffiti, potholes, illegal dumping and other such urban irritants. The City rolled out the 311 app for iPhone and Android devices. This free app lets anyone with a smartphone file a complaint directly to the city’s Code Compliance department, document it with a photo, transmit a GPS location and track the city’s response. The app bypasses the 311 call taker, which allows theRead more

Get Better Services from the City and County

March 4, 2015

By Gary Foster

City Services

Bryan Place Votes and Voting gets attention for City and County Services. We can be the strongest voting block in Dallas County but YOU have to register and vote. The County Joint Election is Saturday, May 9, 7am to 7pm, probably at Exall Park but not guaranteed. Visit www.dallascountyvotes.org for more updated information. They will post a voting day location list there. You can also change your address to Bryan Place which must be done by Thursday May 9. YouRead more

Free Tax Assistance

March 4, 2015

Dallas-Public-Library-website
City Services
Taxes

[article url= https://dallaslibrary2.org/government/taxHelp.php] [article urltitle=Dallas-Public-Library-website] Tax assistance will be available again this year at selected Dallas Public Library locations. Times and locations are listed on the Dallas Public Library website at: http://dallaslibrary2.org/government/taxHelp.php · These services are free · Specialists can file your returns electronically · For best results please bring Proof of Identification, your W‐2, 1099 or any other current year tax information to fill in your form and a copy of your last year’s tax return (if available) OtherRead more

Update: Downtown to DFW Airport by Rail

October 15, 2014

Dart Orange Line Extension: Open!
Development and City Services
DFW Airport

For Bryan Place Residents, traveling from downtown to DFW Airport by train is a reality. Avoid parking fees, tolls, traffic, and commuters – if you live in Bryan Place. For more information, visit Dart’s Website.

Where is the fire station that services our neighborhood?

June 3, 2014

City Services
Fire Station

Answer:  Station #3 located at 550 N. Oakland Ave. The Dallas Fire Rescue Department Hazardous Materials Team has recently been relocated to Station 3, located just east of downtown Dallas near Baylor Medical Center. Station 3 is a much larger facility than Station 4, which was used for Hazmat since the teams inception. In addition, the new station has allowed the addition of a paramedic team to the Hazmat response. Dallas’ Hazmat team was first put into service in 1988.Read more

Request Services and Report Violations with the New Dallas 311 App

April 2, 2014

City Services

Download the new Dallas 311 app and report code violations or request services instantly. See it! Snap it! Send it! Download at: http://dallascityhall.com/311App/ Available for IOS and Android.

Downtown to DFW Airport … by Rail?

April 1, 2014

By Zach Popkess

City Services
DART

For Bryan Place residents, traveling from downtown to DFW Airport will soon be a reality.  Avoid parking fees, tolls, traffic, and angry commuters. Dart Orange Line extension opens August 2014. Want to know more?  Visit Dart’s website  

How Does Dallas Brush and Bulk Garbage Collection Work?

March 7, 2014

City Services

Dallas Sanitation Services picks up brush and bulk trash for customers once per month. Items must be set out by 7 a.m. on the Monday of your collection week, but not earlier than the Thursday before your collection week. What Goes In? Tree limbs Shrubbery Bagged leaves Furniture* Appliances* Carpet* Mattresses* Other bulky items* *Separate bulk trash from brush, limbs, and leaves. What Doesn’t? Construction debris — To dispose of construction debris call 3‐1‐1 to request Cost Plus Service. Bricks, concrete,Read more

Free Tax Preparation Assistance

February 7, 2014

City Services

The City of Dallas provides FREE TAX PREPARATION ASSISTANCE Fridays from 10am – 2pm beginning February 7, 2014 through April 11, 2014. AARP Tax Aide is available to anyone regardless of age or income. Electronic filing is also available. Services are available at: West Dallas Multipurpose Center 2828 Fish Trap Road Dallas, Texas 75212 Information which may be required: Proof of Identification, W‐2, 1099, any other current year tax information Last year’s tax return (if available) Social Security Cards forRead more