Posted on: September 28, 2017

Public Meeting: Texas Department of Transportation

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Notice of a Public Meeting by the Texas Department of Transportation on 11/9/17

regarding improvements to I-635 in Balch Springs

Location: Balch Springs Civic Center, 12400 Elam Road, Balch Springs, Texas 75180

Time: 6pm-8pm

For additional information contact: Stephen Endres, P.E. at 214-320-4469 or by email at Stephen.Endres@t...

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Posted on: October 11, 2017

STAR Transit announces Driver and Employee of the Year

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TERRELL, Texas (October 11, 2017) – Two individuals were honored at last night’s second annual STAR Transit Employee Appreciation Dinner. Ron Myers was announced as the 2017 Driver of the Year and Johnny Dorsey was announced ...

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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 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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