Posted on: August 15, 2017

Solid Waste Removal Rates Effective August 15, 2017

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The City of Balch Springs contracts with Community Waste Disposal (CWD) for the collection of solid waste.

The City of Balch Springs contracts with Community Waste Disposal (CWD) for the collection of solid waste.  In accordance with the Solid Waste Collection and Disposal contract, CWD requested Market Adjustment that will increase costs to the City ...

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Posted on: August 18, 2017

STAR Transit Board of Directors Approve Fare Restructure Changes take effect November 1, 2017

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TERRELL, Texas (August 16, 2017) – During yesterday’s regular scheduled board meeting, the STAR Transit Board of Directors approved the proposed fare restructure.

TERRELL, Texas (August 16, 2017) – During yesterday’s regular scheduled board meeting, the STAR Transit Board of Directors approved the proposed fare restructure.  This includes a discount for disabled riders and a free fare f...

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Posted on: September 7, 2017

(Revision from August 31st) ADOPTED TAX RATE

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City of Balch Springs ADOPTED A TAX RATE THAT WILL RAISE MORE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS THAN LAST YEAR'S TAX RATE.

 THE TAX RATE WILL EFFECTIVELY BE RAISED BY 7.62 PERCENT AND WILL RAISE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS ON A $100,00...

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Posted on: August 31, 2017

City of Balch Springs Adopted Tax Rate

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City of Balch Springs ADOPTED A TAX RATE THAT WILL RAISE MORE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS THAN LAST YEAR'S TAX RATE.

THE TAX RATE WILL EFFECTIVELY BE RAISED BY 6.47 PERCENT AND WILL RAISE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS ON A $100,000 HOME BY ...

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Posted on: August 18, 2017

STAR Transit Board of Directors Approve Fare Restructure Changes take effect November 1, 2017

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TERRELL, Texas (August 16, 2017) – During yesterday’s regular scheduled board meeting, the STAR Transit Board of Directors approved the proposed fare restructure.  This includes a discount for disabled riders and a free fare f...

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Posted on: January 18, 2017

Volunteers Needed to Serve on City Boards & Committees

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The Balch Springs City Council is currently accepting applications from citizens to serve on City Boards, Commissions and Committees'. To be eligible to serve must be a resident and a registered voter of the City of Balch Springs. Applications will conti...Read on...

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Posted on: May 10, 2017

2017 Water Rates Effective June 1, 2017

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In 2007 before the merger, the Dallas County Water Control and Improvement District #6 (DC6) hired R.W. Beck, Inc. to conduct a rate design study for its water and wastewater utilities. This study suggested a rate increase each year from 2008 to 2011. The...

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