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  Dallas, Texas - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Dallas is the third-largest city in the state of Texas and the ninth-largest city in the United States.
Dallas is the county seat of Dallas County.
Dallas, and its surrounding area, is mostly flat and lies at an elevation ranging from 450 to 550 feet (137 to 168 m).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Dallas,_Texas   (6269 words)

  
 Dallas, Texas - Facts, Information, and Encyclopedia Reference article
Dallas is the third-largest city within the State of Texas, ninth in the United States, and together with Fort Worth and the Mid-Cities form the largest metropolitan economic area in the south-central United States.
Dallas is within the Dallas–Plano–Irving metropolitan division and is the main cultural and economic center of the Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington metropolitan area, a title designated by the U.S. Census, and is colloquially referred to as the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex or simply as "DFW".
Dallas was formally incorporated as a town in 1856, and in 1871 became a city.
www.startsurfing.com /encyclopedia/d/a/l/Dallas,_Texas_2045.html   (5833 words)

  
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Texas County government is generally an extension of state government, focusing on the judicial system, health and welfare service delivery, law enforcement, and road construction.
Dallas County shares organizational features with the state's other 253 counties: its governing body (the Commissioner's Court) consists of one member elected at large (the county judge) and four members (County Commissioners) elected from districts.
In Dallas County, the County Judge is an executive and administrator in addition to her duties as presiding officer of the Commissioners Court.
www.dallascounty.org   (269 words)

  
 Dallas, Texas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
Dallas is one of the ten largest in the United States and the heart of the largest area in Texas.
Dallas is the largest city of the Fort Worth Metroplex a large metropolitan area in North Texas.
While Dallas County was established three later in 1844 and was named after George M. Dallas who was the United States Vice President at the time and supported Texas' the origin of the city's name is Dallas was so called by its residents least as early as 1843.
www.freeglossary.com /Dallas,_Texas   (3389 words)

  
 Handbook of Texas Online:
When Dallas County was formed in 1846, Dallas was designated as the temporary county seat; in 1850 voters selected it as the permanent county seat over Hord's Ridge (Oak Cliff) and Cedar Springs, both of which eventually came within its corporate limits.
Dallas businessmen turned their attention to securing rail service and succeeded in attracting the Houston and Texas Central in 1872 and the Texas and Pacific in 1873, making Dallas one of the first rail crossroads in Texas.
The population grew from 679,684 in 1960 to 844,401 in 1970, and from 904,078 in 1980 to 1,006,877 in 1990.
www.tsha.utexas.edu /handbook/online/articles/view/DD/hdd1.html   (3561 words)

  
 Dallas Hotel: Fairmont Dallas - Downtown Dallas Hotels
Downtown Dallas Hotel, In this modern city of soaring skyscrapers, The Fairmont Dallas hotel takes its place as a monument of elegance and grand style.
In Texas, we do things in a big way, and The Fairmont Dallas is no exception.
Conveniently located in the upscale Dallas Arts District, The Fairmont Dallas is close to the Financial District, cultural activities and the West End Historic District known for its shopping, lively restaurants and nightlife.
www.fairmont.com /dallas   (238 words)

  
 Dallas TX GenWeb Project - Genealogy
The Dallas Public Library received a grant from the Texas State Library and Archives Commission TexTreasures program to help preserve, digitize and place online the Murphy and Bolanz collection of real estate maps of Dallas County between 1880-1920.
Texas won the war and declared its independence in 1836 and became the Republic of Texas.
Texas remained an independent republic until it became a state on December 29, 1845.
www.geocities.com /TheTropics/1926/dallas.html   (397 words)

  
 Dallas, Texas Encyclopedia Articles @ TexanArtists.com (Texan Artists)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
As of the 2000, Dallas' population was 1.1 million (though a 2006 estimate placed the population at more than 1.26 million
Dallas County was established in 1846 and was named after
The Cedars is home to a growing population of studio artists and an expanding host of entertainment venues as well.
www.texanartists.com /encyclopedia/Dallas,_Texas   (5032 words)

  
 Dallas Peace Center | the oldest and largest peace and justice organization in North Texas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
Although this is only my second visit to Texas, I am not a stranger to the United States.
Dallas, Texas is also the venue of the forthcoming International Women’s Peace Conference which will be held in July 2007.
It is a privilege to have been invited by the President of the Conference, Carol Crabtree Donovan, to serve as her Co-chair for the conference.
www.dallaspeacecenter.org   (1611 words)

  
 Dallas Fire-Rescue Online
Dallas Fire-Rescue provides free smoke detectors for City of Dallas residents.
Erected in 1907 and the oldest remaining fire station in Dallas, it was dedicated on September 23, 1978 as a historic landmark.
constitutes an endorsement by the Dallas Fire Department, or the City of Dallas.
www.dallasfirerescue.com   (222 words)

  
 Dallas Texas H.O.G. Chapter 1869
The 2007 Texas State Rally will once again be in the Panhandle country.
In 1999 the location was Amarillo for the state rally for Texas.
Tripp was also the dealer that hosted one of the stops on the ride home for the 100 years of Harley-Davidson.
www.dallashog.com   (150 words)

  
 Dallas Police Department
Since its creation more than 120 years ago, the Dallas Police Department has created an atmosphere of ethical, caring behavior.
The 2,977 sworn officers and 556 civilians, who make up the department, take special pride in helping to make Dallas a safe place to live, work and visit.
The men and women of the Dallas Police Department will work with the citizens of Dallas to provide the highest level of quality, professional service that the City of Dallas deserves.
www.dallaspolice.net   (137 words)

  
 Welcome to the City of Dallas, Texas - City Web Portal
Dallas is not currently in a stage of drought.
Dallas citizens share their thoughts about City services and quality of life issues
Mosquito spraying scheduled in northwest Dallas - Additional mosquito collections found to be positive for West Nile Virus
www.dallascityhall.com   (353 words)

  
 Dallas - Aviation Institute of Maintenance Texas School
For further information about our Dallas Texas Aircraft Mechanic school and how we work to help you reach your educational goals, please fill out the form to browse our site or call us today 1 888-349-5387 toll free.
Aircraft Mechanic Technician Program is designed to provide our students with the proper knowledge and skill levels to excel as an Aircraft Mechanic or as a service technician and to prepare them for the FAA AandP License test.
This training prepares our students with the proper knowledge and skill levels required to pass the the test administered by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to gain entry level employment as an Aircraft Mechanic and other maintenance fields as inspectors, installers, parts managers, equipment or service technicians.
www.aviationmaintenance.edu /aviation-dallas.asp   (234 words)

  
 Dallas, Texas (TX) Detailed Profile - relocation, real estate, travel, jobs, hotels, hospitals, schools, crime
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Dallas, Texas business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...
DALLAS (400 S. Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
www.city-data.com /city/Dallas-Texas.html   (2151 words)

  
 Welcome to Dallas!
The official guide to Dallas Restaurants, Hotels, events and more.
Dallas' growth and development has not gone unnoticed by the media.
Many publications are writing about the new and intriguing aspects of this modern and urban-chic city.
www.dallascvb.com /visitors   (181 words)

  
 Ronald McDonald House of Dallas
The Ronald McDonald House of Dallas is a temporary home-away-from-home that serves and sustains families of seriously ill or injured children receiving treatment in a Dallas hospital.
More than just a place to sleep, the Ronald McDonald House provides a warm, safe, and comfortable home for sick children and their families.
Please support the Ronald McDonald House of Dallas by purchasing a personalized railcar or by becoming a sponsor of the 2006 Trains at NorthPark.
www.rmhdallas.com   (154 words)

  
 Dallas Area Texas Exes
Join the Dallas Texas Exes as we kick off the 2006 Footbal Season.
Official Bank of the Dallas Chapter of the Texas Exes.
The official beer of the Dallas Texas Exes.
www.dallastexasexes.org   (128 words)

  
 Dallas.Org: Dallas News and Information
Under the law, the Sheriff is obligated to plead (beg) for the funds he or she needs to operate the Dallas County Sheriff's Department.
The Dallas City Charter, Chapter III, Section 17(a) reads (in part): "...If a member of any board appointed by the council or any appointive officer of the city becomes a candidate for nomination or election to any public office, he or she shall immediately forfeit his or her place or position with the city.
A little less than 2 weeks later, a Hill student would be jumped from behind and assaulted by three students yelling "F* the Bloods, F* the Bloods" because of the maroon color in the victim's jacket.
www.dallas.org   (1233 words)

  
 DallasCowboys.com - Official Website of the Dallas Cowboys
Join the team and help the Dallas Cowboys support The Salvation Army's year-round mission to insure that those in need get the support and hope they deserve.
Join the Cowboys Coaching Staff at Texas Stadium for the annual Dallas Cowboys Coaches Clinic for youth and middle school football coaches.
Be a part of the Official Dallas Cowboys NFL Flag Football program.
www.dallascowboys.com   (342 words)

  
 Dallas Real Estate Relocation Resource . . . Dallas Texas real estate, Dallas Texas relocation, Dallas relocation ...
Dallas Texas real estate, Dallas Texas relocation, Dallas relocation specialist, Dallas homes for sale
Compare the Cost of Living in Dallas Texas with Your City -- also health care, education, housing, etc.
Elder Care Search for Dallas and the Surrounding Areas
www.dallasrelo.com   (157 words)

  
 Dallas Morning News | News for Dallas, Texas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
Bishop Charles Grahmann greeted the congregation at Dallas' Cathedral Shrine of the Virgin of Guadalupe after celebrating his triple jubilee Mass last week in celebration of his 75th birthday.
He turns 75 that day, the age when all Catholic bishops are required to send resignation letters to the Vatican.
But the bishop said he is ready to end his often-contentious 16 years in Dallas.
www.dallasnews.com   (1000 words)

  
 Dallas, Texas (75201) Conditions & Forecast : Weather Underground
Dallas, Texas (75201) Conditions and Forecast : Weather Underground
Historical Data and Charts — North Dallas Weather Page — Set as Default Current Conditions
Historical Data and Charts — Live Weather For Richardson Texas — Set as Default Current Conditions
www.wunderground.com /US/TX/Dallas.html   (324 words)

  
 EarthCam - Dealey Plaza Cam
EarthCam brings you the Dealey Plaza Cam - the ONLY LIVE view available in the world from the Sniper's Perch.
EarthCam's live webcam gives you an exclusive view from the sixth floor window of the former Texas School Book Depository in Dallas, Texas.
The sixth floor corner window area is currently in a glass enclosed display designed to recreate the so-called "sniper's perch".
www.earthcam.com /jfk   (143 words)

  
 The University of Texas at Dallas Home Page
The University of Texas at Dallas Home Page
Our fourth president, Dr. David E. Daniel, leads the way as UTD becomes one of the nation’s best public research universities and one of the great universities of the world.
Slip 'n Slide in the Park, July 18
www.utdallas.edu   (300 words)

  
 Dallas, Texas
Dallas DART train on the Red/Blue shared segment at Dallas Union Station.
Dallas has two light rail lines operated by DART (Dallas Area Rapid Transit; http://www.dart.org, which also operates regional bus service), and a commuter rail line known as Trinity Railway Express; operated jointly by DART and the Ft. Worth transit authority.
This site is not affiliated with any transit agency or provider.
world.nycsubway.org /us/dallas   (114 words)

  
 Dallas Morning News | News for Dallas, Texas | Page Not Found   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
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 Tango Argentino de Tejas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
Information about Argentine tango including reviews of instructional videos, guides to tango music, articles about learning and dancing tango, links and a listing of tango events in Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas.
Argentine Tango in Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas
Orquesta Color Tango in Dallas, August 4 and 5
www.tejastango.com   (85 words)

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