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Editor (The Resumator)
Dallas, TX -- Entry level Editor: With roots dating back nearly a century, PCI (Publishing Concepts) is in the Big Data space, publishing and marketing member and alumni directories for universities, high schools and service organizations. Clients include Harvard, Princeton, Texas A&M, SMU, Peace Corps, Eagle Scouts, Shriners, Air Force Association, and American Legion. At PCI, culture is an important part of our lives. Our culture is based on exceptional company values: At PCI, we are culture enthusiast! Our culture is based on exceptional company values: Pursue EXCELLENCE (Purposefully!) Unlock HUMAN POTENTIAL Act with INTEGRITY Innovate a CULTURE of Relationship and Fun Lead with a SERVANT'S HEART We are ranked in the Top 100 Best Places to Work in Texas and Virginia! The Editor is to edit data collected by Inside Sales Professionals or submitted by clients' constituents. Most important responsibility is to ensure any new data is spelled and formatted correctly and delivered on time to the client.

Stand up Comedy Screenwriting Services TV Sitcom Writer Movie Sh (Advertigo)
Dallas, TX -- Coming up with your stand-up comedy routine isn t easy. If you are struggling to find new material visit writingstandupcomedy and let us help you come up with your next big show. Our prices are affordable at per minute of stage time ( words). If your show is lacking that spark that will make you popular with your audience then you need to come to us and let us use our amazing ghostwriting skills to make your comedy routine stand out from the rest. If you are not a stand-up comedian but still need a great comedy set writ we also offer comedy screenwriting for TELEVISION sitcoms movies short films skits for YouTube and other sites ( per page minute of screen time) humorous speeches and we can even help you add sections of humor to your upcoming book. I can help with Stand up Comedy Screenwriting Services TELEVISION Sitcom Writer Movie Short Film Script YouTube Speeches Books Ghostwriter Pictures and contact details on Advertigo website.

Automotive Service Advisor / Writer - Rockwall (American Listed)
Dallas, TX -- Position title: Automotive Service Advisor / Writer Location: 129 E Ralph Hall Pkwy, Rockwall, TX 75032 * Are you goal oriented? * Do you enjoy a fast-paced, challenging workplace atmosphere? * Would you like every weekend off to spend more time with your family and friends? * Do you like helping people? If your answer is yes, then maybe a career with Christian Brothers Automotive is right for you! Apply Now and take pride in where you work! Job description: As an Automotive Service Advisor with Christian Brothers Automotive, you are the person that our customers look to when they need help with their vehicle. You are the person that our customers see every time they make an investment into their vehicle, because of these reasons you play a large role in building relationships with our customers. Service Advisors have the responsibility of taking our customers through the entire repair process, keeping them informed of the status of their vehicle and ensuring their satisfaction before they leave our facility.

Educational Writer - Onsite DFW (The Resumator)
Dallas, TX -- Title: Educational Writer (Introductory letter required) Description: We are seeking an experienced writer to create and update a variety of educational materials, including on-line courses, printed handbooks, student manuals, instructor guides, and certification exams. This position necessitates researching state laws and regulations for recreational activities, such as boating and hunting; writing to update existing materials; and polishing new content. You also may be asked to perform editing and proofreading as a backup for our editors. As a member of the content team, an organized (Post-it notes certainly count) and collaborative yet independent personality is needed—a person unafraid of asking questions who is able to run with any project thrown his or her way. Responsibilities:

Assistant Editor (Gigajob)
Dallas, TX -- Position summary: -Versioning commercials by creating and adding new offers/graphics and outputting for Broadcast in markets all across North America. -Other various editing and light graphics work. -Digitizing and cutting down raw footage from large shoots into B-Rolls in various formats to be used for editing and to send to clients. -Archiving and cataloging footage in CATDV. -Backing up server onto LTO tape. -Must be flexible if later working hours are required. -Must be able to execute directions and revisions promptly. Background Required: -Must be very familiar with Final Cut Pro seven and compressor. -Possess a current understanding of After Effects, Photoshop, and DVD Studio Pro. -Understand basic compression techniques/settings. -CATDV background a plus -Background with broadcast and commercials a major plus

Military Veteran Artists Writers Producers of Items and Products (Advertigo)
Dallas, TX -- Are you a Military Veteran Artist Do you know any Military Artists Do you draw write music poetry design items that you would like to advertise free for () days Join VeteransConnect-U LLC. We promote and manage military businesses. Visit our web siteat veteransconnect-u Invest in you - See more at classifiedads creative_jobs-ad.htm sthash.crBmgH.dpuf Images and contact info on Advertigo website.

Writer (Advertigo)
Dallas, TX -- We are a company looking for qualified individuals to help out with writing tasks such as -short stories -movie scripts -ad scripts -sales scripts -articles -news feeds -PR web sites -blog posts ...and more. Position assignments include -Draft and create consumer cont for lifestyle and health-related web sites -Research new products and services with relation to the consumers -Create projects for blogs and other new media -Brand messages with reaching a large on-line audience You ll have the opportunity to work with big name companies and popular web sites in several niches from news geography sports entertainment travel and others. Requirements -High-school background or GED with an interest in writing for blogs stories and other publications -Strong writ communication abilities with expertise to proofread effectively -Expertise to manage multiple projects -Background with internet -Internet access on-line access We have full and part time positions available.

Automotive Guest Services Advisor / Writer - Grapevine (American Listed)
Grapevine, TX -- As an Automotive Guest Services Advisor with Christian Brothers Automotive, you will have the responsibility of checking in and out our customers, scheduling vehicle drop off times, answering phone calls and selling our services. You will play a large role in building relationships with our customers. * Are you a problem-solver and easily connects with customers? * Do you exceed customer expectations with your guidance, knowledge, and passion for automotive repair? * Do you embody servant-leadership and a growth-mindset? * Do you maintain service follow up that encourages repeat and referral business, contributing to high customer satisfaction? Must be personable at the counter, on the phone, and have a great sense of humor. If you have an outstanding work ethic and a desire to work with a compassionate, concerned and customer care focused team, apply now and enjoy where you work.

I.T./Videography/Editor Contractor (ListedBuy)
Arlington, TX -- Building Streaming TV Shows, Managing Outside Programmer Content, Manage Analytics, Studio Camera Work on Sony Cams, current ability of Chroma-Key Set, Editing w/Adobe Premier on Mac Equipment, some Web Design understanding and use. We are a Streaming Network currently on ROKU, Chromecast, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Web Player and Mobile Apps... Production of some Network produced Shows scheduled. Family Friendly workplace atmosphere 35 miles from Fort Worth, Texas. Little if any travel required, and compensated for when it does happen. Person Considered will be a Contractor with a 40 Hr. Week commitment.

Information Security Policy Writer (Advertigo)
Dallas, TX -- Min Requirements and Background To perform this job successfully an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge skill and or expertise required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the required functions. Required At least - years of proven work background as an Info Security Policy Writer. Proven skill of working in a high energy environment and proven administrative writing and office skills. 1 or more relevant technical professional security certification (such as GIAC CISSP CISA CRISC or vendor-specific) required. Functional understanding of regulatory and compliance mandates including but not limited to ISO NIST HIPAA PCI FTI and others. Writ communication with expertise to create formal documents for enterprise distribution. Detailed technical knowledge of database application and infrastructure security.

Proposal Writer / Proposal Coordinator (American Listed)
Grand Prairie, TX -- Position details Lockheed Martin is seeking a motivated and customer-oriented Sr. Proposal Analyst located in Grand Prairie, TX to be a part of a dynamic and fast-paced organization. The Missiles and Fire Control (MFC) Proposal Operations team provides support to strategic proposal efforts from multiple MFC lines of business responsible for designing, developing, producing and supporting precision engagement aerospace and defense systems for the U.S. and allied militaries. The applicant will report directly to the MFC Proposal Operations Manager. The applicant must perform proposal life-cycle activities specializing in proposal writing and coordination tasks to include: Work with the Proposal Manager and proposal teams to develop and prepare high quality, compliant proposals. Can serve as deputy proposal manager assisting with proposal management duties.

Peoplesoft Business Analyst/Report Writer (Wisestep)
Irving, TX -- Position title PeopleSoft Business Analyst/Report Writer Location Irving, TX Salary 8090K Qualifications Must have OBIA background Any OBIEE is a strong plus Must have NVision background Must have PeopleSoft query background This is a functional role managing report writing and queries. This position offers Great benefits, retirement package and work life balance. Contact us today for more details. .Full job details available upon request Technology Recruiting Solutions.

Digital Content Writer/Editor (ListedBuy)
Irving, TX -- Overview WE BRING THE "WOW" ARE YOU READY TO BE A "WOW" MAKER? GES, Global Experience Specialists, is a global event marketing company with over 90 yrs and 4,000 passionate employees in North America, Europe and the Middle East. We create some of the most incredible events in the world – think traveling entertainment exhibitions, global user groups, sales conferences, holiday extravaganzas and exhibitions of all sizes. From initial strategy to show-stopping audio visual, accommodations to insightful measurement – and every detail in between – we bring brands to life Our mission is to create memorable event experiences, and we count on our talented employees around the world help us do it. We are looking for team members who can dream up the impossible and deliver it.

Tegna border journalist (Jobs-Search)
Dallas, TX -- TEGNA is looking for a strong storyteller who can own the immigration/border security beat. We need a creative thinker who understands the news and issues along the US-Mexico border and the far-reaching impacts beyond the border, itself. The ideal journalist must be an excellent writer who can write, shoot, and edit stories under deadline pressure and is willing to embrace non-traditional methods of storytelling for all platforms. The ideal candidate will be flexible to work alone, with a photographer, or with another reporter. The ideal journalist for this position has proven background developing sources and contacts to break news on border issues and generate unique, original content about life on the border that will be shared across TEGNA's 49 stations, including eleven in Texas. This position is based in the Rio Grande Valley, and will work daily with WFAA's editorial team on story selection and production. The journalist will also work with other TEGNA stations to produce stories, as needed.

Assignment Editor (R50008158) (American Listed)
Dallas, TX -- OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY Fox TV Stations FOX Tv Stations is 1 of the nations largest owned-and-operated network broadcast groups, comprising 28 stations in seventeen markets and covering over 37% of U.S. tv homes. This includes 7 duopolies in the top ten markets: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco, Washington, D.C. and Houston; as well as duopolies in Minneapolis, Phoenix, Orlando and Charlotte. POSITION SUMMARY Must be aggressive and thorough in responding to breaking news. Research and select news stories through multiple sources including, news wires, web sites, social media, newspapers, scanners and email. Responsible for daily communication with police and government officials and agencies. Must develop reliable sources to help in obtaining and confirming info for newscasts. Secure and organize elements for newscasts such as electronic audio and video files, images and documents.

Proposal Writer Senior (American Listed)
Dallas, TX -- Position overview: The Proposal Writer Sr is responsible for utilizing project management tools and principles; developing strategic and consistent messaging that enhances our expertise to differentiate and win new business; developing proposal templates, related presentation materials and supporting tools/modular content as directed by leadership. S/he also acts as a pursuit material senior writer and quality control reviewer for pursuits to which s/he is assigned, and assists with training and coaching to key internal stakeholders to promote proposal-related best practices. Essential Duties: * Provide project management support and strategic input to pursuit teams and other stakeholders to support creation of high impact proposals focused on prospect needs: * Drive discussions with pursuit teams on proposal win themes and other strategic messages and incorporate as appropriate * Maintain clear communication with team on proposal-development progress

Acute-Care MLS & QC Editor (NEW) (getitllc)
Mckinney, TX -- Various openings for MLS with at least 3 years or more with acute-care (hospital) transcription/editing background. Accounts and schedules are primarily 2nd shifts (as early as 12p EST), with openings on both Editscript and Dictaphone platforms. The QC Editor clears the reports MLS pended for additional review or assistance with prior to delivery to their account. The QC Editor supports and reinforces guidelines, standards, and procedures of each account during their style and account/platform procedures. Documenting and compiling feedback of any identified issues that can be brought to the attention of the support team, manager, and MLS when necessary is an integral part of this position. When all editing is released, the secondary role is production on whichever account has the greatest need. A min of 3 years current acute-care background as well as some prior editing background is preferred. CMT/CHDS is preferred. The schedule needed for this position is:Wed-Sun 3p-12a EST. We offer:

Acute-Care MLS & QC Editor (NEW) (getitllc)
Grand Prairie, TX -- Various openings for MLS with at least 3 years or more with acute-care (hospital) transcription/editing background. Accounts and schedules are primarily 2nd shifts (as early as 12p EST), with openings on both Editscript and Dictaphone platforms. The QC Editor clears the reports MLS pended for additional review or assistance with prior to delivery to their account. The QC Editor supports and reinforces guidelines, standards, and procedures of each account during their style and account/platform procedures. Documenting and compiling feedback of any identified issues that can be brought to the attention of the support team, manager, and MLS when necessary is an integral part of this position. When all editing is released, the secondary role is production on whichever account has the greatest need. A min of 3 years current acute-care background as well as some prior editing background is preferred. CMT/CHDS is preferred. The schedule needed for this position is:Wed-Sun 3p-12a EST. We offer:

Acute-Care MLS & QC Editor (NEW) (getitllc)
Plano, TX -- Various openings for MLS with at least 3 years or more with acute-care (hospital) transcription/editing background. Accounts and schedules are primarily 2nd shifts (as early as 12p EST), with openings on both Editscript and Dictaphone platforms. The QC Editor clears the reports MLS pended for additional review or assistance with prior to delivery to their account. The QC Editor supports and reinforces guidelines, standards, and procedures of each account during their style and account/platform procedures. Documenting and compiling feedback of any identified issues that can be brought to the attention of the support team, manager, and MLS when necessary is an integral part of this position. When all editing is released, the secondary role is production on whichever account has the greatest need. A min of 3 years current acute-care background as well as some prior editing background is preferred. CMT/CHDS is preferred. The schedule needed for this position is:Wed-Sun 3p-12a EST. We offer:

Acute-Care MLS & QC Editor (NEW) (getitllc)
Euless, TX -- Various openings for MLS with at least 3 years or more with acute-care (hospital) transcription/editing background. Accounts and schedules are primarily 2nd shifts (as early as 12p EST), with openings on both Editscript and Dictaphone platforms. The QC Editor clears the reports MLS pended for additional review or assistance with prior to delivery to their account. The QC Editor supports and reinforces guidelines, standards, and procedures of each account during their style and account/platform procedures. Documenting and compiling feedback of any identified issues that can be brought to the attention of the support team, manager, and MLS when necessary is an integral part of this position. When all editing is released, the secondary role is production on whichever account has the greatest need. A min of 3 years current acute-care background as well as some prior editing background is preferred. CMT/CHDS is preferred. The schedule needed for this position is:Wed-Sun 3p-12a EST. We offer:

Title: VR Transcription Editor (getitllc)
Garland, TX -- Title: VR Transcription Editor Background Level: two years of background. Location of position: United States: Nationwide position At Home or Company: At Company Part-time or fulltime: Part-time Employee Type: Independent Contractor Type of Transcription: Clinic Transcription Specialty: Any Specialty Job details: ABSOLUTELY NO OVERSEAS CANDIDATES. THESE ARE INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR POSITIONS FOR IMMEDIATE START. We are needing experienced VR editors. If you are an experienced, MT and in the US, we have longterm work, starting immediately. WE ARE CURRENTLY HIRING FOR WEEKEND AND HOLIDAY POSITIONS. There is also more work, if you want it, both daily and evenings, but primary hours MUST be weekends and holidays. You must go through a hardware virus scan control, 7-hour training and a quality practicum before we will contract with you. This position pays $11.00 an hour calculated on actual edit time. Pay is direct DEPOSITED on a bi-weekly basis. DIRECTIONS FOR APPLYING 1.

Title: VR Transcription Editor (getitllc)
Dallas, TX -- Title: VR Transcription Editor Background Level: two years of background. Location of position: United States: Nationwide position At Home or Company: At Company Part time or fulltime: Part Time Employee Type: Independent Contractor Type of Transcription: Clinic Transcription Specialty: Any Specialty Position overview: ABSOLUTELY NO OVERSEAS CANDIDATES. THESE ARE INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR POSITIONS FOR IMMEDIATE START. We are needing experienced VR editors. If you are an experienced, MT and in the US, we have longterm work, starting immediately. WE ARE CURRENTLY HIRING FOR WEEKEND AND HOLIDAY POSITIONS. There is also more work, if you want it, both daily and evenings, but primary hours MUST be weekends and holidays. You must go through a hardware virus scan control, 7-hour training and a quality practicum before we will contract with you. This position pays $11.00 an hour calculated on actual edit time. Pay is direct DEPOSITED on a bi-weekly basis. DIRECTIONS FOR APPLYING 1.

Acute-Care MLS andQC Editor (getitllc)
Cedar Hill, TX -- Various openings for MLS with at least 3 years or more with acute-care (hospital) transcription/editing background. Accounts and schedules are primarily 2nd shifts (as early as 12p EST), with openings on both Editscript and Dictaphone platforms. The QC Editor clears the reports MLS pended for additional review or assistance with prior to delivery to their account. The QC Editor supports and reinforces guidelines, standards, and procedures of each account during their style and account/platform procedures. Documenting and compiling feedback of any identified issues that can be brought to the attention of the support team, manager, and MLS when necessary is an integral part of this position. When all editing is released, the secondary role is production on whichever account has the greatest need. A min of 3 years current acute-care background as well as some prior editing background is preferred. CMT/CHDS is preferred. The schedule needed for this position is:Wed-Sun 3p-12a EST. We offer:

Acute-Care MLS andQC Editor (getitllc)
Carrollton, TX -- Various openings for MLS with at least 3 years or more with acute-care (hospital) transcription/editing background. Accounts and schedules are primarily 2nd shifts (as early as 12p EST), with openings on both Editscript and Dictaphone platforms. The QC Editor clears the reports MLS pended for additional review or assistance with prior to delivery to their account. The QC Editor supports and reinforces guidelines, standards, and procedures of each account during their style and account/platform procedures. Documenting and compiling feedback of any identified issues that can be brought to the attention of the support team, manager, and MLS when necessary is an integral part of this position. When all editing is released, the secondary role is production on whichever account has the greatest need. A min of 3 years current acute-care background as well as some prior editing background is preferred. CMT/CHDS is preferred. The schedule needed for this position is:Wed-Sun 3p-12a EST. We offer:

Acute-Care MLS andQC Editor (getitllc)
Richardson, TX -- Various openings for MLS with at least 3 years or more with acute-care (hospital) transcription/editing background. Accounts and schedules are primarily 2nd shifts (as early as 12p EST), with openings on both Editscript and Dictaphone platforms. The QC Editor clears the reports MLS pended for additional review or assistance with prior to delivery to their account. The QC Editor supports and reinforces guidelines, standards, and procedures of each account during their style and account/platform procedures. Documenting and compiling feedback of any identified issues that can be brought to the attention of the support team, manager, and MLS when necessary is an integral part of this position. When all editing is released, the secondary role is production on whichever account has the greatest need. A min of 3 years current acute-care background as well as some prior editing background is preferred. CMT/CHDS is preferred. The schedule needed for this position is:Wed-Sun 3p-12a EST. We offer:




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Dallas is a city located near the center of Dallas County, which is in North Central Texas. Dallas is the largest city of the Dallas / Fort Worth Metroplex. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 1,188,580. The Dallas-Fort Worth consolidated metropolitan area (locally known as the Metroplex) had a population of 5,222,000.

Dallas is home to the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League, the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association, the Dallas Stars of the National Hockey League, and the Dallas Burn of Major League Soccer. The Texas Rangers Major League Baseball team plays in suburban Arlington.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 997.1 km (385.0 mi). 887.2 km (342.5 mi) of it is land and 110.0 km (42.5 mi) of it is water. The total area is 11.03% water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 1,188,580 people, 451,833 households, and 266,581 families residing in the city. The population density is 1,339.7/km (3,469.9/mi). There are 484,117 housing units at an average density of 545.7/km (1,413.3/mi). The racial makeup of the city is 50.83% White, 25.91% African American, 0.54% Native American, 2.70% Asian, 0.05% Pacific Islander, 17.24% from other races, and 2.72% from two or more races. 35.55% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 451,833 households out of which 30.3% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 38.8% are married couples living together, 14.9% have a female householder with no husband present, and 41.0% are non-families. 32.9% of all households are made up of individuals and 6.5% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.58 and the average family size is 3.37.

In the city the population is spread out with 26.6% under the age of 18, 11.8% from 18 to 24, 35.3% from 25 to 44, 17.7% from 45 to 64, and 8.6% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 30 years. For every 100 females there are 101.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 100.5 males.

The median income for a household in the city is $37,628, and the median income for a family is $40,921. Males have a median income of $31,149 versus $28,235 for females. The per capita income for the city is $22,183. 17.8% of the population and 14.9% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 25.1% are under the age of 18 and 13.1% are 65 or older.

Dallas has two airports that serve it. Love Field is located in the city limits while Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport is between Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas

The City of Dallas homepage is located at: http://www.dallascityhall.com/

Some statistical and historical facts about Dallas:

  • President John F. Kennedy was assassinated on November 22, 1963 in a motorcade traveling south on Elm Street in Dealy Plaza. This event is memorialized by the nearby Kennedy Memorial and by the Sixth Floor Museum in the former school book depository at the corner of Elm and Houston.
  • While working for Texas Instruments, Jack Kilby created the world's first integrated circuit at a Dallas laboratory in September 1958, sparking an electronics revolution that changed the world and created a global market now worth more than $1 trillion a year.
  • Dallas maintains and operates 41 community and neighborhood recreation centers, 232 playgrounds, 173 basketball courts, 112 volleyball courts, 126 play slabs, 258 neighborhood tennis courts, 258 picnic areas, 69 miles of hiking and biking trails, six 18-hole golf courses, two driving ranges, a 100-acre zoo, 260 acres at Fair Park and 477 athletic fields.
  • Dallas holds the highest municipal bond rating among large cities in the United States.
  • KERA Channel 13 is the most watched PBS station in the United States.
  • Fair Park is home to the largest collection of Art Deco architecture in the world.
  • Fair Park also hosts the largest state fair in the country.
  • The new runway and Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport will decrease air congestion throughout the United States approximately 18 to 22 percent (circa 1999).
  • The University of Texas Southwestern Medical School is home to four Nobel Prize winners.
  • Dallas has expanded its Convention Center facilities to over 2 million feet. The Center is now capable of accommodating up to 4 major conventions at one time and provides roof-top helicopter landing facilities.
  • Dallas Area Rapid Transit provides the only light rail service in the Southwest.
  • Dallas offers cultural activities with the world-famous Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center, the Dallas Museum of Art, the IMAX Theater, the African American Museum, and more than 60 cultural activities practically every day.
  • The arts in Dallas adds $500 million to the annual economy and the cultural budget per capita is $7.23.
  • There are many more than 40,000 telecommunication employees in the "Telecom Corridor" housing such companies as Southwestern Bell, AT&T, Alcatel, DSC Communications, Ericsson, Fujitsu, MCI, Northern Telecom, Rockwell, and Sprint. Central Dallas is supported by more than 100 miles of fiber optic cable.
  • According to the Dallas Women's Covenant, there are more than 81,000 women-owned firms in metropolitan Dallas.
  • While many cities across the country are encountering water shortages, the long-term water supply plan developed by Dallas water utilities has ensured that the citizens will have sufficient water supply well through 2050.
  • The MasterCard/Visa idea originated in Dallas when three shopping centers, Preston Forest, Preston Royal, and Preston Center combined to issue PrestoCards to be used at all the shopping centers. Eventually, the concept was purchased and expanded.
  • Dallas naturally has the largest equestrian sculpture in the world: The Mustangs at Las Colinas.
  • Dallas also has the largest Cowboy in the World: Big Tex at the State Fair, a 52-foot-tall inflatable cowboy.
  • Also at the State Fair is the largest Ferris Wheel in the United States.
  • Dallas houses the largest Urban Arts District in the United States.
  • Dallas has more shopping centers per capita and the Dallas-Fort Worth metro has more restaurants per capita than any United States city and metro.
  • The Dallas Public Library includes the largest Children's library center in the United States.
  • Dallas has the world's largest wholesale trade center: Dallas Market Center.
  • Neiman Marcus started on the corner of Elm and Murphy in downtown Dallas.
  • Art collections such as the $20 million Hamon Building collection; the $38 million Reves collection at the Dallas Museum of Art; 400 pieces of Egyptian and Nubian art at the DMA; the African-American Museum of Art; the Museum of Africa, Asia, and The Pacific with rare collections of Indonesian art and textiles; the Museum of Contemporary Art; the Museum of the Americas; the Museum of Europe; the Meadows Museum of Art featuring fifteenth- through twentieth-century Spanish art.
  • Called "...the most beautiful building west of Venice", the Adolphus Hotel became the first hotel ever to be fully air-conditioned (in 1940).
  • The $81.5 million Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center designed by the famous architect I. M. Pei houses the Dallas Symphony Orchestra and the last hand-made Fisk organ actually to be worked on by Mr. Fisk before he died (Opus 101). The Dallas City Hall was also designed by I. M. Pei.


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