City Accepting Hotel Occupancy Grant Requests

The City of Duncanville is now accepting Hotel Occupancy Tax Grant requests until June 4, 2018. 

Hotel Occupancy Tax Grants are grants awarded to events significantly increasing overnight tourism in Duncanville. The multiday events must take place in Duncanville, and grant requests must meet all State of Texas requirements in order to be considered for funding.

For more information, please contact Jessica James Director of Economic Development at 972-780-4997 or For more information about the Duncanville Community and Economic Development Corporation, click here.

Duncanville Police Department Offering Civil Service Exam

The Duncanville Police Department is offering a Police Civil Service exam on Saturday, June 23, 2018. Individuals interested in a rewarding career in Law Enforcement are urged to fill out an interest card to be eligible for the civil service exam.

The Duncanville Police Department has great opportunities in a variety of aspects of police work. If you are interested in a law enforcement career, submit an interest card by 3 pm on June 15, to be eligible for the exam on June 23.

Click here to fill out an interest card.

Town Hall Meeting Scheduled

A Town Hall Meeting has been scheduled for Tuesday, April 10, 2018, at 6 pm and will be held at the D.L. Hopkins Senior Center (206 James Collins Boulevard). This public meeting offers citizens the opportunity to share input about the Budget and Capital Projects (Bond).

City Hall Closed

City Hall will be closed on Friday, March 30, 2018, in observance of Good Friday. City Hall will resume normal business operations on Monday, April 2.

Recycling and trash services will still resume as normal.

Lane Closure

The westbound lane at the 100 block of W Fairmeadows Drive and Duncanville Road will be closed today until 3 pm for a street repair. Thank you for your patience!

Duncanville Fire Department Offering Civil Service Exam

The Duncanville Fire Department is offering a Civil Service exam on Saturday, March 24, 2018. Individuals interested in a rewarding opportunity protecting lives and property with pride and tradition are urged to fill out an interest card to be eligible for the civil service exam.

The Duncanville Fire Department has great opportunities within its divisions: fire administration; fire prevention; fire suppression; advanced life support; and emergency management.

For an opportunity to work with the department, submit an interest card by end of business on Monday, March 19, 2018, to be eligible for the exam on March 24.

To fill out an interest card or learn more about the Duncanville Fire Department, click here.

Serve on the City’s Citizen Bond Advisory Committee

The City is seeking citizens to serve on a Citizen Bond Advisory Committee to evaluate the needs of the community and make recommendations to City Council on potential capital projects that could be included in a bond election held in November 2018. Committee members will meet at least twice a month during March, April and May with a goal of presenting their recommendations to City Council the end of May. Members will be appointed at the February 20, 2018, City Council meeting.

The Committee will consist of appointees from established committees/organizations, as well as citizens appointed from the public.

Interested applicants can contact Administrative Assistant Kristin Downs at 972.780.5069 or by Thursday, February 15. Thank you for serving the City!