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Dr. Elba Garcia in the News
Nov. 12, 2013 Dallas County commissioners spar over racial makeup of Parkland board, The Dallas Morning News
Nov. 7, 2013 While Dallas County judge had the spotlight, Elba Garcia also got some quality time with Obama, The Dallas Morning News
Oct. 31, 2013 Commissioner Elba Garcia fulfills campaign promise with gifts to 21 local non-profits, North Dallas Gazette
Oct. 31, 2013 Dallas County Commissioner Elba Garcia Announces Donations To Charities, The Dallas Weekly
Aug. 23, 2013 Reminder of celebration of Women's Equality Day in Irving on Monday, The Dallas Morning News
Aug. 20, 2013 Dallas County commissioners endorse expanding Parkland Memorial Hospital’s board of directors, The Dallas Morning News
Apr. 26, 2013 Dallas County Opens New Government Center, Grand Prairie Reporter
Apr. 23, 2013 Elba Garcia: Bush Library enhances Dallas reputation for scholarship, research, The Dallas Morning News
Mar. 6, 2013 Dallas County Program Helps Women Leave Prostitution, NBC5
Mar. 5, 2013 Dallas County Animal Cruelty Cases Get Special Prosecutor Unit, NBC5
Mar. 5, 2013 $200,000 donation to finance Dallas County DA’s animal cruelty unit, The Dallas Morning News
Mar. 5, 2013 Commissioners receive $200,000 for animal cruelty unit, approve new equipment for Sheriff, The Dallas Morning News
Nov. 20, 2012 As holidays approach, officials warn against drunk driving, The Dallas Morning News
Oct. 17, 2012 Dallas County Commissioner Garcia giving part of salary to charities, The Dallas Morning News
Apr. 11, 2012 Irving dedicates an extension of Campion Trail, The Dallas Morning News
Dec. 6, 2011 Commissioner Dr. Elba Garcia talks about her path to elected office with North Lake students
The Dallas Morning News
Nov. 17, 2011 Dallas County's DWI Task Force gets a Web site
The Dallas Morning News
Nov. 15, 2011 Homeless alliance plans city-county partnership
Dallas Business Journal
Oct. 6, 2011 Dallas County officials unveil latest hike and bike trail to make travel easier, more fun
The Dallas Morning News
"Many people, therefore, will be happy to know that Dallas County government is doing a good job helping to build and connect paved trails throughout many different communities. The latest one was dedicated on Wednesday in a ribbon-cutting ceremony presided over by new District 4 Commissioner Elba Garcia."
Oct. 5, 2011 Editorial: Dallas County’s broken bond system
The Dallas Morning News
"If there’s any hope of fixing this mess, it could be a task force chaired by County Commissioner Elba Garcia. One of its goals is to draw up a template for judges to follow, a set of uniform procedures, on bond forfeitures."
Oct. 5, 2011 Dallas County panel to recommend uniform bond forfeitures by judges
The Dallas Morning News
"County Commissioner Elba Garcia, chairwoman of the forfeiture task force, said her goal is to create a 'template' for bond forfeiture cases for judges to use that 'tells you what to do at each step' so cases are handled appropriately. If a case is dismissed, which is known as a judgment set-aside, the court record should reflect why, in the interest of transparency, Garcia said."
Sept. 20, 2011 Dallas Commissioners to Parkland execs: No pay raise or bonuses, WFAA
‎"County commissioners only approve Parkland's budget and tax rate and don't directly decide on executive pay. But the message was clear to Parkland's board from Commissioner Dr. Elba Garcia. 'I think merits, bonuses for management, at this point are totally unacceptable,' she said."
Sept. 6, 2011 County Health Care Plan Could Serve Uninsured Workers, NBC DFW
 
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Nov. 20, 2012 Dallas County DWI Task Force Press Conference
July 2, 2012 Commissioner Elba Garcia and the Dallas County DWI Task Force encourage citizens to have a happy and safe Fourth of July
Apr. 11, 2012 Dallas County Trails Prolects: Campion Trails Extension Dedication Ceremony
Nov. 21, 2011

Media Advisory regarding Nov. 22 Dallas County DWI Task Force Press Conference

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