Dallas Business

dallas May 8, 2020

Inside Edition recently profiled Shelley Luther, the Dallas, Texas salon owner who reopened her hairdressing business in defiance of state shutdown orders. Luther said she was willing to take the risk of going to jail because she had no other way to feed her family. Now she’s been arrested and was sentenced to seven days […]

dallas April 30, 2020

Hundreds of demonstrators crowded together in front of Frisco City Hall, demanding Gov. Greg Abbott allow businesses, schools and churches to reopen. Among the speakers was Shelley Luther, the Dallas salon owner who opened up her business Friday despite a stay-at-home order that keeps non-essential businesses closed through April 30. Dallas police issued Luther a […]

dallas April 19, 2020

Gov. Greg Abbott announced plans Friday to reopen the Texas economy in stages and announced schools will be closed the remainder of the year. The governor issued three executive orders that will loosen restrictions on businesses, medical procedures, and state parks, he said. More info on Dallas business owner reacts to Gov. Abbott’s plan to […]

dallas April 15, 2020

Convened by Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson, officials gathered to discuss preparedness plans relating to coronavirus COVID-19. Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/tdmnvid?sub_confirmation=1 Watch more videos like this https://www.youtube.com/user/tdmnvid Learn More: Website: http://www.dallasnews.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/search?q=the%20dallas%20morning%20news&src=tyah Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/dallasmorningnews/?ref=aymt_homepage_panel More info on Dallas officials discuss coronavirus preparedness

dallas April 7, 2020

Mirroring a decision by Dallas’ Mayor Eric Johnson this afternoon, Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins ordered bars and restaurants to shut down throughout the area to help stem coronavirus. The order is in place until March 20, said Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins at a 5 p.m. news conference. Jenkins said he would seek to […]

dallas April 3, 2020

Mayor Eric Johnson issued a Proclamation Declaring a Local State of Disaster in response to evidence of community spread of COVID-19 within the City of Dallas. The proclamation, made pursuant to Section 418 of the Texas Government Code and Chapter 14B of the Dallas City Code, authorizes the city manager of the City of Dallas […]

dallas March 26, 2020

Collin County residents were ordered to stay home because of the coronavirus outbreak, effective immediately Tuesday. But businesses are being allowed to stay open — a major difference from Dallas County’s shelter-in-place order. The order follows one in Dallas County that began at 11:59 p.m. Monday. But it stops short of Dallas County’s order, which […]

dallas March 14, 2020

“The safety of our employees is our top priority and we continue to work closely with local, state and federal public health officials,” DFW Airport said in a statement on the health crisis in China. FOX 4 News is a FOX-owned station serving Dallas-Fort Worth and all of North Texas. More info on DFW Airport […]

dallas March 7, 2020

Dallas Regional Chamber President and CEO Dale Petroskey is calling on Dallas businesses to support Mayor Johnson’s newly expanded youth workforce initiative. The Dallas Works program will give high school students summer jobs at participating companies across the city. Visit dallassummerjobs.org for more information. More info on DRC Supports Mayor Johnson’s Dallas Works Jobs Initiative