Municipal Archives


​Dallas City Code, 1911-Current

Collection 1991-016​

Overview

Repository​​
Office of the City Secretary
Dallas Municipal Archives
1500 Marilla Street, 5D South
Dallas, Texas 75201
CreatorOffice of the City Manager
TitleDallas City Code
Dates1911-Current
Quantity8 linear feet
AbstractDocumentation of Dallas City Code.
Identification1991-016
LanguageRecords are in English

​Scope and Content

​The Civil and Criminal Ordinances passed by the Dallas City Council are codified as Dallas City Code.  The additions and modifications reflected in the code give an historical view of the changes in the laws of the community.

This collection contains copies of the Dallas City Code from 1911 to 1960 with supplements and updated printings to the most current printing.  The collection is updated as needed.

Organization

​The collection is organized chronologically.

Access

​Permission to publish, reproduce, distribute, or use by any and all other current or future developed methods or procedures must be obtained in writing from the Dallas Municipal Archives. All rights are reserved and retained regardless of current or future development or laws that may apply to fair use standards.

Citation

​Dallas City Code, 1911-Current (Box <#>, Folder <#>), Dallas Municipal Archives

Related materials

​None

Index terms

​Dallas -- Texas – History
Ordinances, Municipal -- Texas -- Dallas

Container list

Box​FolderTitle, Date
  Nineteenth Century and 1911
11Title page only, 1898.
 2 Dallas City Code, bound volume, adopted April 10, 1911, prepared by C. F. O'Donnell, c. 1.
 Dallas City Code, bound volume, adopted April 10, 1911, prepared by C. F. O'Donnell, c. 2.
 4 Dallas City Code, bound volume, adopted April 10, 1911, prepared by C. F. O'Donnell, c. 3.
 5Dallas City Code, bound volume, adopted April 10, 1911, prepared by C. F. O'Donnell, c. 4.
 6Dallas City Code, bound volume, adopted April 10, 1911, prepared by C. F. O'Donnell, c. 5.
21Dallas City Code, bound volume, adopted April 10, 1911, prepared by C. F. O'Donnell, c. 6.
 2 Revised Code of the City of Dallas, adopted November 1, 1920.
 Zoning Map of Dallas, 1941, removed from pocket insert of Dallas City Code, bound volume, 1941, c. 1.
 4 Zoning Map of Dallas, 1941, removed from pocket insert of Dallas City Code, bound volume, 1941, c. 2.
 5Zoning Map of Dallas, 1941, removed from loose leaf volume, Dallas City Code, 1941, c. 1.
 6Zoning Map of Dallas, 1941, removed from loose leaf volume, Dallas City Code, 1941, c. 2.
 7Certificated copy of an ordinance dated 1952, found in loose leaf volume, Dallas City Code, 1941 c. 2.
  1941
31Code of the City of Dallas Texas:  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance), enacted as a whole July 30, 1941, effective September 1, 1941.  Bound volume, c. 1.
 2 Code of the City of Dallas Texas:  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance), enacted as a whole July 30, 1941, effective September 1, 1941. [damaged].  Spine and Cover only.
 Code of the City of Dallas Texas:  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance), enacted as a whole July 30, 1941, effective September 1, 1941.  c. 2. [damaged], pages 1-318.
 4 Code of the City of Dallas Texas:  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance), enacted as a whole July 30, 1941, effective September 1, 1941.  c. 2. [damaged], pages 320-335.
 5Code of the City of Dallas Texas:  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance), enacted as a whole July 30, 1941, effective September 1, 1941.  c. 2. [damaged], pages 337-884.
  1941
41Code of the City of Dallas Texas:  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance), enacted as a whole July 30, 1941, effective September 1, 1941, c. 3.
 2 Code of the City of Dallas Texas:  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance), enacted as a whole July 30, 1941, effective September 1, 1941, c.4.
  1950s
51Code of the City of Dallas Texas:  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance), enacted as a whole July 30, 1941, effective September 1, 1941, with 1950's changes ‑ Loose leaf, volume 1.  Intro‑Chapter 13, p. 1‑38.
 2 Code of the City of Dallas Texas:  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance), enacted as a whole July 30, 1941, effective September 1, 1941, with 1950's changes ‑ Loose leaf, volume 1.  Chapters 14‑36, p. 39‑140.
 Code of the City of Dallas Texas:  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance), enacted as a whole July 30, 1941, effective September 1, 1941, with 1950's changes ‑ Loose leaf, volume 1.  Chapters 37‑53, p. 141‑241 with additional unnumbered additions.
 4 Code of the City of Dallas Texas:  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance), enacted as a whole July 30, 1941, effective September 1, 1941, with 1950's changes ‑ Loose leaf, volume 1.  Chapters 54‑73, p. 243‑311 with additional unnumbered additions.
 5Code of the City of Dallas Texas:  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance), enacted as a whole July 30, 1941, effective September 1, 1941, with 1950's changes ‑ Loose leaf, volume 1.  Chapters 74‑85, p. 313‑414 with additional unnumbered additions.
 6Code of the City of Dallas Texas:  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance), enacted as a whole July 30, 1941, effective September 1, 1941, with 1950's hand and typewritten changes, loose leaf, volume 2. Begins with Table of Contents for Chapter 85; pages 2 ‑ 70, Chapters 85‑1 to 85‑22.
 7Code of the City of Dallas Texas:  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance), enacted as a whole July 30, 1941, effective September 1, 1941, with 1950s hand and typewritten changes, loose leaf, volume 2, pages 71-74.  Begins pages from 1941 edition p. 415-512, Chapters 85-23 to 86-113.1.
 8Code of the City of Dallas Texas:  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance), enacted as a whole July 30, 1941, effective September 1, 1941, with 1950s hand and typewritten changes, loose leaf, volume 2.  Begins page 527 [p. 513-526 missing] - 610, Chapters 115-14 to 147-5.
 9Code of the City of Dallas Texas:  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance), enacted as a whole July 30, 1941, effective September 1, 1941, with 1950s hand and typewritten changes, loose leaf, volume 2.  Begins page 611-692, Chapters 147-6 to 161-1.
 10Code of the City of Dallas Texas:  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance), enacted as a whole July 30, 1941, effective September 1, 1941, with 1950s hand and typewritten changes, loose leaf, volume 2.  Begins page 693‑721, Chapters 161‑1 to 165‑26.
 11Code of the City of Dallas Texas:  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance), enacted as a whole July 30, 1941, effective September 1, 1941, with 1950s hand and typewritten changes, loose leaf, volume 2.  Index.
  1960s and 1970s
6Item 1The Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960.  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance, enacted as a whole February 6, 1961, effective March 1, 1961, volume 1.  Loose Leaf Bound.
 Item 2 The Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960.  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance, enacted as a whole February 6, 1961, effective March 1, 1961, volume 2.  Loose Leaf Bound.
 1Adoption of Code 1960 ‑ Ordinance #8237.
 2The Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960.  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance, enacted as a whole February 6, 1961, effective March 1, 1961, with supplements and instruction pages 1972-1975.
 The Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960.  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance, enacted as a whole February 6, 1961, effective March 1, 1961, with 1970s supplements, instructions and preface pages.
 4 The Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960.  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance, enacted as a whole February 6, 1961, effective March 1, 1961, with 1970s supplements, Chapters 1-6.
  1960s
71The Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960.  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance, enacted as a whole February 6, 1961, effective March 1, 1961, with 1970s supplements, Chapters 7-15D.
 2The Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960.  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance, enacted as a whole February 6, 1961, effective March 1, 1961, with 1970s supplements,  Chapters 16-20A
 The Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960.  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance, enacted as a whole February 6, 1961, effective March 1, 1961, with 1970s supplements, Chapters 21   30 4.
 4 The Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960.  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance, enacted as a whole February 6, 1961, effective March 1, 1961, with 1970s supplements, Chapters 31   40.
 5The Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960.  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance, enacted as a whole February 6, 1961, effective March 1, 1961, with 1970s supplements, Chapters 41   48.
 6The Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960.  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance, enacted as a whole February 6, 1961, effective March 1, 1961, with 1970s supplements, Chapters 41   48.
 7The Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960.  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance, enacted as a whole February 6, 1961, effective March 1, 1961, with 1970s supplements, Appendix   Zoning.
 8The Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960.  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance, enacted as a whole February 6, 1961, effective March 1, 1961, with 1970s supplements, Code Comparative Table.
 9The Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960.  The Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City (Except as Expressly Excepted in the Adopting Ordinance, enacted as a whole February 6, 1961, effective March 1, 1961, with 1970s supplements, Code Index.
 10Amendments August-September 1976.
 11Amendments October-December 1976.
 12Amendments January-February 1977.
 13Amendments March-June 1977.
 14 Amendments July-September 1977.
 15Amendments October-December 1977.
 16Amendments March-September 1978.
  1980s
81Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960 -Microfiche supplements #1-6.
 2Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960 -Microfiche supplements #7-13.
 Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960 -Microfiche supplements #14-20.
 4 Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960 -Microfiche supplements #21-22.
  Supplements
91Fire Code updates 1980–1982.
 2 Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas, 1960, Supplements August and September 1980 (may also be known as Supplement #23).
 2aRevised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements October-September 1981.
 Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements January 1982.
 4 Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements June 1982.
 5Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements July-September 1982.
 6Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements October-December 1982.
 7Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements January-March 1983.
 8Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements April-July 1983.
 9Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements October-December 1983.
 10Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements January-March 1984.
 11Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements April-June 1984.
101Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements September 1984.
 2 Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements October 1984.
 Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements December 1984.
 4 Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements January-April 1985.
 5Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements May-July 1985.
 6Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements August 1985.
 7Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements September-December 1985.
 8Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements January-April 1986.
 9Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements May-June 1986.
 10Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements July-September 1986.
11 City of Dallas, Texas Code of Ordinances 1990 Printing, Volume 1 Loose Leaf Bound.
  1990s
12Item 1  City of Dallas, Texas Code of Ordinances 1990 Printing, Volume 2 Loose Leaf Bound.
 Folder 1 Mailing List for Updates—City Departments.
 2Mailing List for Updates—Outside.
13 City of Dallas, Texas Code of Ordinances 1990 Printing, Volume 3 Loose Leaf Bound.
  Supplements 1990s
141Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements October 1990
 2Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements December 1990
 3Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements April 1991
 4Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements December 1991
 5 Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements December 1991
 6Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements March 1992
151Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements October 1992
 2 Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements October 1992
 Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements February 1993.
 4 Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements June 1993.
161Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements February 1993.
 2Revised Code of Civil and Criminal Ordinances of the City of Dallas, Texas 1960, Supplements June 1993.