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The City of Dallas is currently assessing the damages as a result of a storm with a radar-confirmed tornado that came through the Dallas area Sunday, October 20, at approximately 9.p.m. At this time, there are no reports of fatalities or serious injuries.

The Dallas Police Department and Dallas Fire-Rescue are assessing damaged structures and will continue to do so throughout the night.

Currently, there are approximately 35 traffic signals with no communication and crews are responding for repairs. Residents should call 3-1-1 to report downed traffic lights.

Residents are encouraged to stay indoors if they are in an area with storm damage due to downed trees, power lines and debris.

There are reports of gas leaks north of Walnut Hill. If residents smell natural gas or suspect a natural gas leak, leave the area immediately and from a safe distance, call 9-1-1 and the Atmos Energy 24/7 emergency line at 866-322-8667.

According to Oncor, there are approximately 65,000 customers in Dallas experiencing a service interruption due to this storm. The City is preparing to open Bachman Recreation Center at 2 a.m. for people seeking shelter.

The City has activated its Emergency Operating Center and will continue to monitor the second round of storms that will come through the area early Monday morning. An update will be provided as additional information becomes available.
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Some living Texas legends at Dallas City Hall today. Always good to be with @RepEBJ and Rep. Senfronia Thompson! #TxLege #TxLegeAlumni ...

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There’s a new sheriff in town! Actually, George has been running things around our house for quite some time now. Mount up! ...

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Our first overnight camping trip together. William just roasted his first marshmallow: charred on the outside and gooey on the inside. Perfect! He’s so happy and so am I. ...

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No college football today. No official duties today. Just dad today. And I’m SO HAPPY! My favorite Cub Scout is keeping me fully entertained, too!😂 Thanks, @boyscoutsofamerica, for all you do for our youth. ...

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I was honored to be at the State Fair for the 2019 State Fair Classic between Grambling and Prairie View A&M and to flip the coin at this historic HBCU matchup that we are so proud to host in the City of Dallas! ...

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‪Thank you @SMU for paying tribute to @CityOfDallas with these awesome @SMU_Football uniforms. 🏈 🐎 #uniswag #Dallas ‬ ...

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Thank you to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Dallas for officially welcoming me as Mayor of @CityOfDallas. I had the opportunity to go to @GreenhillSchool thanks to a scholarship from @BGCDallas. It was great to celebrate and see so many other former club kids. ...

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My heart is heavy on this 18th anniversary of September 11, 2001. Thinking today about those who lost loved ones and the courage displayed by first responders and ordinary people that day. #NeverForget ...

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Today is our twelfth wedding anniversary! Thank you, @la_femme_nakita, for saying “yes”! You are still the baddest chick I’ve ever met.🥰 ...

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What an honor to flip the coin at tonight’s match up between @smufb and @MeanGreenFB. Mad love to @smudallas for the @CityOfDallas homage helmets and jerseys! Super hot! The 150th anniversary of @NCAA football is off to an amazing start in Dallas, the greatest city in the world! ...

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‪Today we celebrate American workers and honor the achievements of the American labor movement. Happy #LaborDay🛠 ‬ ...

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Happy 2nd birthday to my baby boy, George! Our little “eclipse baby” is still inspiring awe in all who meet him! ...

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‪Nothing makes me happier than spending time with these two. #Twinning #JohnsonBoys ‬ ...

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‪Eid Mubarak to Muslims celebrating #EidAlAdha🕋 in Dallas and all over the globe. ‬ ...

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‪My youngest son, George, will be two this month and wants nothing more than to go to school with his brother. He’s ready. 😎#JohnsonBoys #BacktoSchool ‬ ...

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Excited to continue the tradition of the Mayor’s Back to School Fair. We are at #FairPark TODAY until 2 pm. All Dallas ISD kids are eligible for free school supplies. We have vision screenings, dental checks, free books, and more. People are lining up. Join us! #MBTSF ...

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