North Dallas
Neighborhood Alliance

 

LBJ Lane Closures

Be certain to check for the multitude of changes and bridge closures which will be impacting all traffic on LBJ and bridges...... their website is:

 http://www.lbjexpress.com/


Jazz in the Atrium

Thursdays



Dallas 
                                        Convention Center Hotel - Learn more about the convention center hotel project.


Click Here for the FBI's Top Ten list of fugitives . . .


Click Here for the City of Dallas Live and Archived Video . .


 

Monday, January 26, 2015

Click Here for the NDNA Home Page

- General Membership Meeting -

Code Compliance – City of Dallas

TUESDAY, January 27th

7:00-8:30 PM

NORTH DALLAS POLICE STATION COMMUNITY ROOM
(6969 MCCALLUM/HILLCREST)

  • What are the boundaries of the North Central Code area, and how many Code Officers work the North Central area? Are there plans to hire more Code Compliance Officers?

  • What is the best way to contact Code Compliance to get a fast response to a neighborhood issue?

  • Who will be the new Code Compliance District Manager for our North Central area?

  • How can we work with Code Compliance to improve our neighborhoods?

We are pleased to have as our guest Bruce Khanhkham, the City of Dallas Neighborhood Code Representative for our North Central area. Please come to the meeting with your questions, suggestions, and unresolved complaints.

Additionally, Deputy Chief Rick Watson will also talk about current Police initiatives in the North Central area.

Council Member Sandy Greyson will also attend and give us information on happenings in District 12 and at City Hall.  

Drinks and snacks will be furnished.  Additional parking is graciously made available across McCallum by the Montessori school.


Dallas Park and Recreation Department Renaissance Plan

Dallas Park and Recreation Department

The Dallas Park and Recreation Department is currently updating their comprehensive plan, known as the Renaissance Plan, as well as conducting the first recreation master plan.  A large component of both planning efforts is citizen input. Citizen input is needed to assist the Park's Department in determining priorities as they move forward. The input can be provided by completing the following online survey. Please take the time to complete the survey and provide the Park's Department with your thoughts.

http://www.surveysoftware.net/hostcu/park.htm

Also, please forward this survey link to member's of your homeowners association. Thank you for your help with the update to the Dallas Park and Recreation Department's comprehensive plan.


 
This Could Cost You

Now that summer is here and residents and homeowner associations alike are caring for lawns, please make certain that you and any landscape help you use are aware of the following.

http://www.wheredoesitgo.com/media/pdf/Leaf_brochure_eng-esp.pdf


City of Dallas Top 5 Code Violations

1.) High Weeds Grass and weeds over 12" tall is considered a violation.

2.) Litter If you have trash or litter on your property, clean it up.

3.) Junk Motor Vehicles Motor vehicles that are inoperative and/or partially dismantled and have expired license tags or safety stickers are considered "junk motor vehicles".

4.) Obstruction Blocking sidewalks, alleys, or service areas with trash, weeds/brush, or other objects is a violation of City Code.

5.) Bulky Trash Once a month, the city collects large objects such as shrubs, bagged leaves, large tree limbs, appliances, and furniture.  The material may be placed out on your front curb no earlier than 7:00 am on the Thursday prior to collection week.

Click Here for the Flyer (pdf)


VALLEY VIEW - GALLERIA AREA PLAN

The OmniPlan site – Valley View – Galleria Area Plan PDF can be viewed by clicking here:

Draft Valley View – Galleria Area Plan
(PowerPoint PDF with 85 slides updated 05-01-2013)

The Beck Venture’s Website addressing disclosed plans for this developer’s concepts on their 106  acres is available at:

http://www.dallasmidtown.com/

The Dallas Plan Commission will be holding a further hearing on this plan on the afternoon of May 16th and  City Council will hold their hearing on May 22nd.


NDNA Membership

If your homeowner's association would like to become an NDNA Member, just click here and find your homeowner's association and then complete the 2014 Membership Application.

If you were a member in 2013 and have not updated your registration by March 30th, 2014, you will not be able to visit the Member's Only web pages without updating your registration and paying the annual dues. Just log into the "Members Only" web and then click on Complete NDNA 2014 Membership Form (2014 Membership) or if you were the President or the NDNA Designated Representative you can easily update your Membership by clicking on the Update Your HOA Membership Information (Update Membership) link. Thank you for your participation!


 
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January 7th, 2014

Dallas Man Known as ‘Baja Bandit’ Sentenced to 35 Years in Federal Prison for Committing Armed Robberies of Local Insurance Businesses

A Dallas man, who admitted committing the armed robberies of insurance companies in Dallas last year, received a lengthy federal prison sentence today.  Michael Dewayne Cleveland, 31, was sentenced this morning by U.S. District Judge Ed Kinkeade to 420 months (35 years) in federal prison. Details


January 6th, 2014

Dallas County Man Sentenced to 108 Months in Federal Prison for Role in Staged Accident Fraud Scheme

Leroy Nelson, 61, of DeSoto, Texas, was sentenced yesterday by U.S. District Judge Sam A. Lindsay to 108 months in federal prison and ordered to pay $4,973,046 in restitution for his role in a staged accident fraud scheme. Details


January 6th, 2014

Convicted Dallas Lawyer Pleads Guilty to Additional Mail Fraud Charge

Andrew Lee Siegel, a Dallas attorney, appeared this morning before U.S. Magistrate Judge Irma C. Ramirez and pleaded guilty to Count Two of a Superseding Information charging mail fraud. Details


January 5th, 2014

Chiropractor Sentenced in Health Care Fraud Case

Dr. Abbas Zahedi, 49, of Carrollton, Texas, was sentenced to serve 145 months in federal prison and ordered to pay approximately $2.4 million in restitution. Details


December 23rd, 2014

Bank Robbery Suspect Sought by FBI

The Dallas FBI Violent Crimes Task Force and Dallas Police Department are requesting the public’s assistance to identify the suspect responsible for two bank robbery offenses in Dallas, Texas on Saturday, December 20, 2014. Details


December 9th, 2014

Dallas Woman Who Stole a Registered Nurse’s Identity and Used That Identity to Fraudulently Obtain Employment at Eight Metroplex Hospice Companies Faces Up to 15 Years in Federal Prison

Jada Necole Antoine, 33, pleaded guilty to one count of fraud in connection with means of identification. She faces a maximum statutory penalty of 15 years in federal prison, a $250,000 fine and restitution. Details


December 2nd, 2014

Former Auto Leasing Company Owner Sentenced to Two Years in Federal Prison on Bank Fraud Conviction

The former owner and president of Curry Auto Leasing (CAL) in Dallas, who pleaded guilty in July 2014 to an information charging one count of bank fraud, was sentenced yesterday. Christopher Mark Hood, 47, of Rockwall was sentenced to 24 months in federal prison and ordered to pay approximately $1,170,620 in restitution. He must surrender to the Bureau of Prisons in January 2015. Details


FBI's Most Recent Press Releases for Monday, January 26, 2015
FBI's Most Recent Press Releases for
Monday, January 26, 2015