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Posted on: October 1, 2021

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Shelter Update

The Balch Springs Animal Shelter thanks you for your patience during this time of renovations. We are anxious to open our doors to the public again very soon! The date of complete reopening has been pushed back due to some unforeseen problem...

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Posted on: December 20, 2021

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Program


What is CERT?

The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program educates citizens regarding disaster preparedness relative to hazards that could impact our area, and provides basic disaster response skills training. These skills include fire safety, lig...

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Posted on: March 4, 2022

Press Release: New Police Chief Announcement before the end of March 2022


The City Council hopes to announce a new Chief of Police before the end of March.

After narrowing the search to two exceptionally qualified candidates. The next Chief of Police will oversee 43 sworn officers and 16 non-sworn professional staff.  L...

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