Local news for the Bryan Place neighborhood, just north of downtown Dallas. BPNA focuses on activities and events at the neighborhood level, and on larger events with direct impact on the community.

Fireworks Prohibited

June 3, 2014


Dallas Police reminds everyone that it is illegal to use fireworks within the city limits. Anyone caught will have their fireworks confiscated and could be fined up to $2000. It is more important to heed this warning within Bryan Place because our homes are so close together. Please enjoy legal displays nearby and have a safe and happy Independence Day!


Parking Courtesy

June 3, 2014

By One of our Neighbors


One of our neighbors wrote the following: “In recent years, the Newsletter has primarily reminded everyone to “park friendly.” Those who are parking improperly seem to not realize their parking is unfriendly to others. Many years ago, Newsletter articles were very specific about the private streets and cul‐de‐sacs being designed to allow for access to, and maneuvering in and out of, driveways. They were not designed for parking and residents were encouraged to park guests and additional vehicles on theRead more


June 2014 Yard of the Month

June 3, 2014

By Dan Cohn

Yard of the Month

The Bryan Street Town-homes in the 3600 block of Bryan and the 3600 block of  Edgar Place are this month’s pick for Yard’s of the Month. One of the property owners, Scott Simpson, is responsible for this phenomenal setting. The entire community is ablaze in color with numerous varieties of bedding plants. Just to mention a few, there are cascading petunias, geraniums, balsam, dahlias, vinya major and many that I do not know their names. Italian cypress and palm treesRead more

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Pavillion and Bryan St. Landscape Project

June 3, 2014

By Dan Cohn

Landscape Project

The landscape project at Pavillion and Bryan St. is due to start next week. Buddy Mullion, the landscape architect, plans to start the first week in June. The project should take several days, depending on the weather. There will be extensive preparation, as the plans call for removing the existing shrubbery and excavating the entire area. The landscapers will have to maneuver around the sprinkler system, while preparing the site for the new plant material and ground covers. If allRead more


Wheels for Wishes Wheels

June 3, 2014


For Wishes is a car donation program benefiting Make‐A‐Wish North Texas. We are proud to offer a free and easy way to recycle or donate unwanted cars, trucks, motorcycles, SUVs, RVs, or even boats, by turning them into a wish for a local child. We pick‐up or tow away cars free of charge, anywhere in North Texas, whether they run or not. Vehicles are either recycled or auctioned off and 100% of the net proceeds benefit Make‐A‐Wish North Texas. SinceRead more