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  • 31 Jan 2017 10:32 AM | Chic Henderson


    Plan to attend one or both of our no-cost seminars Saturday, February 18, at the Performance Hall (Building “E”) at Mountain View College, 4849 W. Illinois Avenue, Dallas 75211. Click here for directions and a list of nearby restaurants.

     Landscape designer and author Bonnie Reese will be the speaker at both sessions. Ms. Reese has more than 20 years experience designing, installing and maintaining landscapes in North Texas and is the owner of her own landscape design and consulting company - Beautiful Landscapes (BeautifulLandscapes.net). First-time seminar attendees at each session will receive a copy of Bonnie’s book, “Common-Sense Landscaping” (limit one per household). Attendees can also enter a drawing to win a bag of Green Sense organic fertilizer from Rohde’s Nursery & Nature Store (BeOrganic.com). There will be 3 drawings per session.

    Water-Wise Landscape Design 101

    9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

    Whether you have a new landscape or plan to update an existing area, it is critical to begin with a good design. This program teaches the principles of landscape design with an emphasis on how to create a beautiful landscape that will save resources - natural and financial!


    Fantastic Plants for North Texas

    1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

    Using colorful photographs, Bonnie demonstrates the natural beauty of native and adapted plants that thrive in the North Texas region. Learn when, where and how to plant each of the recommended plants, their size and height at maturity, seasonal color, texture and more. This program provides information on trees, shrubs, vines, perennials, groundcovers and turf grasses.


    Making a Reservation

    Space is limited, please register online at SaveDallasWater.com or by calling (214) 670-3155. Let us know which seminar(s) you would like to attend, and how many will be attending in your group.


    Seminars sponsored by Dallas Water Utilities Conservation and Mountain View College.


  • 14 Dec 2016 12:21 PM | Chic Henderson

    Elwonger a 31-year veteran of the Dallas Police Department is currently assigned to the North Central Patrol Division.  All proceeds from the sale of the book In the Line of Duty will be donated to the “Assist The Officer Foundation” (ATO). The Foundation provides financial assistance to Dallas Officers facing loss of income due to serious injury, life-threatening illness, or other catastrophic events.

    The book is a memorial to the Dallas Police Officers that have died in the line of duty beginning with Cassee Odorous (C.O.) Brewer in 1892. It is a poignant yet interesting read of our fallen officers detailing their lives, deaths, and the fate of their assailants.

     Visit www.dpm84.com or call 214-796-6130 to buy this book.

  • 04 Jun 2015 1:55 PM | Anonymous

    The City of Dallas has established a "Dream Team" to provide recommendations regarding the Trinity Parkway project.  The Team recently released their Trinity Parkway Design Report. The new design is a smaller version of the currently approved parkway.  They are seeking public input regarding this new design via an online survey and public forums which you are welcome and encouraged to participate in.

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