Tag Archives: Department of Unincorporated Area Services

County department’s nuisance enforcement and patrol efforts making a difference

The nuisance enforcement and patrol efforts of the Department of Unincorporated Area Services (DUAS) are contributing to cleaner communities and better-informed property owners. For example, a site that was used as a dumping ground for construction materials is now clean. Nuisance Abatement Officer Mary Walton used a credit card receipt located among debris on the site to track down the property owner. On

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Enhanced customer engagement and service streamlines code enforcement in unincorporated areas of Dallas County

Dallas County Department of Unincorporated Area Service (DUAS) continues its efforts to serve as the one-stop shop for customers submitting development applications and permits to Dallas County.  DUAS held two meetings in August 2019 and increased nuisance abatement patrols alongside vigilance from other departments. These efforts assist in better informing and engaging area property owners to reduce instances of unauthorized

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