City of Duncanville Weekly Update: November 9, 2018

The City welcomes and encourages community members to stay up-to-date on City activities and projects, while increasing public awareness of the things the City does on a daily basis.

The City Manager provides a weekly update to City Council of departmental activities and other significant items of interest, and that in the interest of also keeping the public better informed, the City is pleased to make those updates available to the citizens.

Weekly Update for Week Ending: Friday, November 9, 2018

2018 UNOFFICIAL ELECTION RESULTS

CITY OF DUNCANVILLE

NOVEMBER 6, 2018

GENERAL AND JOINT ELECTION

 Conducted by the Dallas County Elections Department.  Nine election day polling places were utilized:  H Bob Daniel Sr Intermediate School, Duncanville Library, Duncanville’s First Baptist Church, Reed Middle School, Duncanville HS Performance Hall, Southwest Harvest Church, Central Elementary School, Fairmeadows Elementary School, and Northside Elementary School. Early voting was held at the Library/Community Center, 201 James Collins Blvd. – Barbara Lewis (Judge).

 

UNOFFICIAL CUMULATIVE RESULTS

                       Early Voting                           Total  Votes                               %

PROPOSITION A             

THE ISSUANCE OF $6,600,000 GENERAL OBLIGATION BONDS FOR PARKS AND RECREATION FACILITIES

FOR:               7,000            FOR:               9,035            FOR:            74.03%

AGAINST:     2,540            AGAINST:    3,169            AGAINST:   25.97%

TOTAL           9,540                                    12,204                                100.00%

 

PROPOSITION B             

THE ISSUANCE OF $6,600,000 GENERAL OBLIGATION BONDS FOR STREET IMPROVEMENTS INCLUDING SIDEWALK, ALLEY, AND OTHER TRAFFIC FLOW IMPROVEMENTS

FOR:            8,228            FOR:               10,539          FOR:                    85.67%

AGAINST:    1,397            AGAINST:      1,763          AGAINST:          14.33%

TOTAL         9,625                                       12,302                                    100.00%

 

PROPOSITION C                                          

THE ISSUANCE OF $6,000,000 GENERAL OBLIGATION BONDS FOR FIRE FIGHTING FACILITIES

FOR:               8,139            FOR:            10,368          FOR:                     84.51%

AGAINST:    1,475            AGAINST:      1,901          AGAINST:          15.49%

TOTAL          9,614                                     12,269                                     100.00%

 

PROPOSITION D                                          

THE ISSUANCE OF $2,400,000 GENERAL OBLIGATION BONDS FOR REMODELING AND RENOVATING OF EXISTING MUNICIPAL BUILDINGS

FOR:               5,727            FOR:                 7,227            FOR:                    59.39%

AGAINST:    3,800            AGAINST:    4,942            AGAINST:          40.61%

TOTAL            9,527                                     12,169                                       100.00%

 

Early Voting Only Results PDF Version

Unofficial Cumulative Results PDF Version

City of Duncanville Elections Page

Dallas County Elections

2018 UNOFFICIAL ELECTION RESULTS – EARLY VOTING

CITY OF DUNCANVILLE

NOVEMBER 6, 2018

GENERAL AND JOINT ELECTION

Conducted by the Dallas County Elections Department.  Nine election day polling places were utilized:  H Bob Daniel Sr Intermediate School, Duncanville Library, Duncanville’s First Baptist Church, Reed Middle School, Duncanville HS Performance Hall, Southwest Harvest Church, Central Elementary School, Fairmeadows Elementary School, and Northside Elementary School. Early voting was held at the Library/Community Center, 201 James Collins Blvd. – Barbara Lewis (Judge).

 

UNOFFICIAL ELECTION RESULTS

EARLY VOTING ONLY

 

PROPOSITION A    FOR: 7,000            AGAINST: 2,540           TOTAL VOTES: 9,540

THE ISSUANCE OF $6,600,000 GENERAL OBLIGATION BONDS FOR PARKS AND RECREATION FACILITIES

 

PROPOSITION B    FOR: 8,228             AGAINST: 1,397           TOTAL VOTES 9,625

THE ISSUANCE OF $6,600,000 GENERAL OBLIGATION BONDS FOR STREET IMPROVEMENTS INCLUDING SIDEWALK, ALLEY, AND OTHER TRAFFIC FLOW IMPROVEMENTS

 

PROPOSITION C   FOR: 8,139             AGAINST: 1,475           TOTAL VOTES 9,614

THE ISSUANCE OF $6,000,000 GENERAL OBLIGATION BONDS FOR FIRE FIGHTING FACILITIES

 

PROPOSITION D   FOR: 5,727             AGAINST: 3,800           TOTAL VOTES 9,527

THE ISSUANCE OF $2,400,000 GENERAL OBLIGATION BONDS FOR REMODELING AND RENOVATING OF EXISTING MUNICIPAL BUILDINGS

 

Early Voting Only Results PDF Version

City of Duncanville Elections Page

Dallas County Elections

COUNCIL SEEKS CITIZENS TO SERVE ON THE LIBRARY ADIVSORY BOARD

The Duncanville City Council is currently accepting applications from citizens interested in volunteering their service on the Library Advisory Board.  To be eligible to serve, one must be a resident of the City of Duncanville, and not be in arrears on City of Duncanville ad valorem taxes or fines or fees. 

Anyone interested in serving is encouraged to forward a completed application to Kristin Downs, City Secretary, P.O. Box 380280, Duncanville, Texas, 75138-0280; to kdowns@duncanville.com; or in person at City Hall, 203 E. Wheatland Road.  An application may be obtained at City Hall or by visiting the City’s web page at www.duncanville.com.  For more information, please call 972-780-5017.

For more information on our Library Advisory Board please click here.

To download an application please click here.

2018 CITY RUNOFF ELECTION – June 16th

The 2018 Runoff City Election will be held on Saturday, June 16th.

Scheduled voting times: 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Click here to obtain your assigned voting location.

The slate of office includes Councilmembers to represent District 4. Registered voters residing in District 4 will also have an opportunity to vote for their respective candidates.

Following is a list of Candidates:

Click here to view a list of the Candidates.

  • Councilmember District 4
    • Mark D. Cooks
    • Jeff Burton

For more information regarding voter registration, residents may contact the Dallas County Elections Department at (214) 637-7937.

Early voting will be conducted Monday, June 4, 2018 through Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at the Duncanville Library Conference Rooms located at 201 James Collins Blvd. as follows:

Monday, June 4th – Friday, June 8th: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Saturday, June 9th: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Sunday, June 10th: 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Monday, June 11th – Tuesday, June 12th: 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Election Day

Saturday, June 16th: 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Additional information regarding the upcoming election may be obtained by contacting the City Secretary at (972) 780-5017.

2018 UNOFFICIAL ELECTION RESULTS

CITY OF DUNCANVILLE

MAY 5, 2018

GENERAL ELECTION

Conducted by the Dallas County Elections Department. Three election day polling places were utilized:  Byrd Middle School, Reed Middle School, and Fairmeadows Elementary School.  Early voting was held at the Library/Community Center, 201 James Collins Blvd. – Barbara Lewis (Judge).

UNOFFICIAL ELECTION RESULTS

 

MAYOR                                                           

Janet Lemisy Harris             543         26.35%

Matt Jones                             258          12.52%

Barry L. Gordon                    1,260       61.14%      (W)

TOTAL                                    2,061       100%

COUNCILMEMBER DISTRICT 2

Misty Bain                           209           47.61%

Don McBurnett                230           52.39%       (W)

TOTAL                                  439         100%

COUNCILMEMBER DISTRICT 4

Mark D. Cooks                     230            42.51%

Brenda O’Brien                    87             16.08%

Jeff Burton                           224              41.40%

TOTAL                                  541             100%

 

Early Voting Only Results PDF Version

City of Duncanville Elections Page

Dallas County Elections

2018 CITY OFFICERS ELECTION – May 5th

The 2018 City Election will be held on Saturday, May 5th.

Scheduled voting times: 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Click here to obtain your assigned voting location.

The slate of offices includes the Mayor and Councilmembers to represent Districts 2 and 4. All registered voters in the City of Duncanville will have the opportunity to vote for the Mayor position. Registered voters residing in Districts 2 and 4 will also have an opportunity to vote for their respective candidates.

Following is a list of Candidates:

Click here to view a list of the Candidates.

  • Mayor
    • Janet Lemisy Harris
    • Matt Jones
    • Barry L. Gordon
  • Councilmember District 2
    • Misty Bain
    • Don McBurnett
  • Councilmember District 4
    • Mark D. Cooks
    • Brenda O’Brien
    • Jeff Burton

NOTE: There are no incumbents running for office.

For more information regarding voter registration, residents may contact the Dallas County Elections Department at (214) 637-7937.

Additional information regarding the upcoming election may be obtained by contacting the City Secretary at (972) 780-5017.

PREPARATIONS CONTINUE FOR 2018 CITY OFFICERS ELECTION

The 2018 City Election will be held on Saturday, May 5th.

The slate of offices includes the Mayor and Councilmembers to represent Districts 2 and 4. All registered voters in the City of Duncanville will have the opportunity to vote for the Mayor position. Registered voters residing in Districts 2 and 4 will also have an opportunity to vote for their respective candidates.

Following is a list of Candidates:

Click here to view a list of the Candidates.

  • Mayor
    • Janet Lemisy Harris
    • Matt Jones
    • Barry L. Gordon
  • Councilmember District 2
    • Misty Bain
    • Don McBurnett
  • Councilmember District 4
    • Mark D. Cooks
    • Brenda O’Brien
    • Jeff Burton

NOTE: There are no incumbents running for office.

For more information regarding voter registration, residents may contact the Dallas County Elections Department at (214) 637-7937.

Early voting will be conducted Monday, April 23, 2018 through Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at the Duncanville Library Conference Rooms located at 201 James Collins Blvd. as follows:

Monday, April 23rd – Saturday, April 28th: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Sunday, April 29th: 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Monday, April 30th – Tuesday, May 1st: 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Additional information regarding the upcoming election may be obtained by contacting the City Secretary at (972) 780-5017.

PREPARATIONS CONTINUE FOR 2018 CITY OFFICERS ELECTION

The 2018 City Election will be held on Saturday, May 5th.

The slate of offices includes the Mayor and Councilmembers to represent Districts 2 and 4. All registered voters in the City of Duncanville will have the opportunity to vote for the Mayor position. Registered voters residing in Districts 2 and 4 will also have an opportunity to vote for their respective candidates.

Following is a list of Candidates:

Click here to view a list of the Candidates.

  • Mayor
    • Janet Lemisy Harris
    • Matthew Jones
    • Barry L. Gordon
  • Councilmember District 2
    • Misty Bain
    • Don McBurnett
  • Councilmember District 4
    • Mark D. Cooks
    • Brenda O’Brien
    • Jeff Burton

NOTE: There are no incumbents running for office.

Anyone not currently registered to vote has until April 5th to register in order to cast a ballot in the May election. Voter registration cards may be obtained at City Hall or the Duncanville Public Library. For more information regarding voter registration, residents may contact the Dallas County Elections Department at (214) 637-7937.

Early voting will be conducted Monday, April 23, 2018 through Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at the Duncanville Library Conference Rooms located at 201 James Collins Blvd. as follows:

Monday, April 23rd – Saturday, April 28th: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Sunday, April 29th: 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Monday, April 30th – Tuesday, May 1st: 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Additional information regarding the upcoming election may be obtained by contacting the City Secretary at (972) 780-5017.