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2021 Municipal Election Results

*Wins are highlighted in bold. May 1 Municipal Election Results May 1 was election day for most North Texas cities. AAGD endorsed 24 candidates for mayor and city council in seven cities – 14 candidates won, four candidates lost, and six candidates advanced to the runoff election. As...

06/7/2021

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Rent Relief Event Survey for The City Of Dallas

The City of Dallas has been awarded Texas Emergency Rental Assistance Program (TERAP) funds to aid eligible tenants impacted by COVID-19 stay in their homes by providing up to 6 months of rental assistance. Assistance is available for both tenants who have been sued for eviction or tenants...

05/17/2021

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Denton County Rental Assistance Webinar Recording

Thank you to all our members and to the representatives from Denton County and United Way of Denton County for participating in the Denton County Rental Assistance Program Webinar. If you were unable to attend or would like to watch the recording, please click the link below. Eviction Prevention...

05/5/2021

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Irving Rental Assistance Webinar Recording

Thank you to all our members and to the representatives from Irving for joining us today for the Irving Rental Assistance Program Webinar. If you were unable to attend or would like to watch the recording, please click the link below. Passcode: &ANj!=87 Watch Webinar Download Presentation

04/22/2021

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Collin County Rental Assistance Program Webinar Recording

Thank you to all our members and to the representatives from Collin County, City of Allen, City of Frisco, City of McKinney and City of Plano for joining us today for the Collin County Rental Assistance Program Webinar. If you were unable to attend or would like to watch the recording, please...

04/6/2021

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City of Dallas: Eviction Assistance Initiative & Rental Assistance Programs Webinar

Tuesday, March 23, 2021 AAGD hosted a webinar with the City of Dallas regarding their Eviction Assistance Initiative & Rental Assistance Programs. Below are the links to the webinar recording and the presentation. Webinar Recording Webinar Presentation The Texas Emergency Rental...

03/23/2021

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The City of Dallas: Bulk Water Pick Up Program

Emergency Water Distribution The City of Dallas continues to assist our residents with water needs during the recovery from the winter storm. The Office of Emergency Management and Park and Recreation has announced a Bulk Water Pick Up Program for those without water. ALL residents are able to...

02/25/2021

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Water Assessment Survey For City Of Dallas

Help The City Of Dallas Deliver Water Bottles To Your Property By Completing The Survey The City of Dallas is working with the association to help our members. Please complete our survey to help us collect data and assess the water needs at your property. The data will be given to the city to...

02/22/2021

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AAGD PAC Endorsed Candidates - 2020 Election

AAGD PAC Endorsed Candidates 2020 November General Election TEXAS SENATE Candidate District Hometown Jane Nelson 12 Flower Mound TEXAS HOUSE Candidate District Hometown Keith Bell 4 Forney Jake Ellzey 10 Midlothian Justin Holland 33 Heath Reggie Smith 62 Van Alstyne Tan...

10/12/2020

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New Dallas County Eviction Order August Update

On August 5, 2020, 7 out of 10 Dallas County justices of the peace agreed to a new eviction order. Under this order, all residential eviction cases for non-payment of rent filed on after July 5, 2020 shall not be set for trial until August 24, 2020. Any cases already scheduled before August 5...

08/6/2020

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New Dallas County Eviction Order

On July 6, 2020, all Dallas County justices of the peace agreed to a new eviction order. Under this order, all residential eviction cases for non-payment of rent filed after July 6, 2020 shall not be set for trial until August 5, 2020. Any cases already scheduled before July 6 may proceed at the...

07/6/2020

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Dallas County Order on Face Coverings

On June 19, Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins issued an order requiring all businesses in the county to develop and implement a Health and Safety Policy regarding face coverings. The order also extends the Declaration of Local Disaster until August 4, 2020. The Health and Safety Policy must...

06/23/2020

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