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‪My favorite part about being Mayor of the @CityOfDallas is representing the people of my hometown. Our people are the best part of our city. ‬ ...

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‪I am excited to kick off the holiday season in Dallas at our annual Deck the Plaza event. Nikki, William, George, and the SMU Football team joined me to flip the switch to light our City Hall tree. 🎄 ‬ ...

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Not often in life do you get to return to the exact place where you started something really important. Or to say thank you to the person who made it all possible. Today, 25 years later, I got to do just that. Thank you mama and thank you @Harvard. We did it! 🙌🏾 ...

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It was a pleasure to welcome the Indian Ambassador to the United States, Harsh V Shringla, to the City of Dallas. We discussed strengthening India’s presence in our city. I am proud that North Texas is home to the state’s largest Indian population! ...

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Today, I am thankful for my wonderful family and for being given the opportunity to serve our great city as mayor. I am truly blessed! Happy Thanksgiving! ...

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I am grateful that Senator John Cornyn dropped by City Hall today to discuss Dallas’ tornado recovery efforts and how the federal government can help. ...

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I’ve never even been inside the cockpit of a commercial jet. My 2 year old has. Having the boys has really given me insight into all of the things to which I, and other kids who grew up poor, were simply never exposed. I’m trying to change that for all of the kids in Dallas.👇🏾💪🏾 ...

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On Capitol Hill today to talk to our Congressional delegation about tornado recovery, funding for infrastructure improvements, and other issues of importance to the @CityofDallas. ...

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Happy Monday, to everyone in the City of Dallas! It is such a privilege to serve as your 60th Mayor. #ILoveMyJob ...

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I’m so overcome with emotion. @YMCADallas surprised me by having my mom introduce me at today’s event. If you only knew what my mom had to overcome to be on stage today and what the @ymca has meant to her and my entire family, you’d be overcome as well. God is great! ...

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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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