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Posted on: March 29, 2022

Texas Broadband Survey

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The Texas Broadband Development Office (BDO) is seeking input from residents on their broadband needs and experience by county. This input will help form a statewide broadband plan. It will also assist the Texas BDO in competing for Bipartisan Infrastruct...

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Posted on: March 4, 2022

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

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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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Posted on: January 19, 2022

City Council Redistricting 2022

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Resulting from the 2020 Federal Census, the City of Balch Springs’ single member council districts were found to be sufficiently out of population balance, which required redistricting. To comply with the “one-person, one-vote” principle established by th...

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Posted on: December 20, 2021

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Program

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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: August 5, 2021

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Use Citizen Request Tracker to notify us about a general concern, comment, or compliment. Visitors can also log in to check on the progress of existing requests.

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Posted on: August 5, 2021

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Posted on: August 5, 2021

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Posted on: August 5, 2021

Alert Center

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Access various alerts including road closures, parking alerts, boil water advisories, and more. Alerts will be displayed at the top of the website when active. Visitors can also sign up to receive notifications on specific categories to always stay inform...

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Posted on: February 16, 2022

Volunteer at the Balch Springs Animal Shelter

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Volunteer opportunities at the Balch Springs Animal Shelter

Volunteers are a necessary part of any successful animal shelter. Animals need attention, love and care every day. The more exposure to different people, the better it is for the adoptability of t...

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