New gym, storm shelter coming to Dallas’ James Madison High School
A new competition gymnasium at James Madison High School is being constructed as part of roughly $29 million the school received in Dallas ISD’s voter-approved $1.6 billion 2015 bond package.
South Dallas businesses, residents opt to pay extra taxes for public improvement
Parts of South Dallas and Fair Park are using self-imposed tax dollars to improve the community by cleaning up streets, fixing infrastructure issues and increasing public safety and security.
A $7 million facelift will transform South Dallas’ MLK school into an arts academy
This fall, the school opens as a Dallas ISD “transformation” school focused on performing and fine arts.
MLK Community Center’s Juneteenth celebration different but ‘impactful’
Normally, center turns into a festival on Juneteenth, with vendors and music in the parking lot, but with COVID-19 numbers still breaking record highs in Dallas County, this year’s event was done differently.