The City’s IT department is offering a survey to gage citizen’s knowledge and use of City technology, what citizens would be interested in learning and what citizens would like to see made available from the City.
The Duncanville Fire Department is offering a Civil Service exam on Saturday, October 7, 2017. 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 September 29, to be eligible for the exam on October 7.
To fill out an interest card or learn more about the Duncanville Fire Department, click here.
The City of Dallas is sponsoring a Home Chemical Collection Day on Saturday, September 23, 2017, from 9 am to 3 pm. The event will take place at the Cliff Temple Baptist Church parking lot (125 Sunset Avenue, Dallas, TX 75208).
This event is inclusive to Duncanville residents. You will need to bring your driver’s license and water bill or other utility bill as proof of residency. Residents from cities not listed on the attached flyer must pay a minimum waste management fee of $95.
For more information on the sanitation services for the City of Dallas, click here.
Sweep It Out Saturday is scheduled for October 7, 2017, from 8 am to 1 pm down James Collins Boulevard. Bring your paper for shredding, old electronics to be recycled, donations for Goodwill, bulky trash and brush for the dumpsters or volunteer to help clean up litter.
This event is made possible through partnerships with Goodwill, Keep Duncanville Beautiful, DFW Reclaimers and Republic Services.
In an effort to unite a community, police, city leaders and residents of a Dallas community came together for a town hall meeting to discuss the issues most important to them. Duncanville’s Chief of Police, Robert Brown, was a part of Dr. Phil’s Behind the Badge initiative that is working toward creating trust and unity.
Dr. Phil’s Behind the Badge initiative introduces viewers to extraordinary police officers and departments around the country who go above and beyond to make their communities better and safer.
To view the video, click here.
Thank you to the Duncanville Police and Fire Departments for assisting with disaster relief caused by Hurricane Harvey.
Police officers are assisting with providing security for Dallas shelters and are working diligently to provide assistance where needed. The Police Department is NOT accepting food or cash as donations. For information on donating/volunteering, visit: https://www.dallashelpforharvey.net/
The Fire Department deployed an engine crew consisting of four firefighters to assist with emergency services in Montgomery County. The Duncanville crew merged with emergency crews from the Wichita Falls Fire Department.
Thank you to all who continue to aid and support those impacted by the hurricane.
There will be no trash or recycling services on Monday, September 4. There are NO MAKE UP DAYS for these services. Trash Service will resume on your next scheduled trash day and your Recycling Service will resume on your next scheduled recycling day.
For more information, click here.
The draft of the Comprehensive Plan, Destination Duncanville, is still under public review. The Planning and Zoning Commission will conduct a public hearing and consider recommendation of the approval of the Plan on Monday, August 28, 2017, at 7 pm at City Hall.
The draft can be downloaded and comments can be submitted through September 1 by clicking here.