The Dallas system--weak mayor, strong city manager--is supposed to be businesslike. So why is the city in the financial ditch so badly? If Dallas City Hall is so businesslike, why wouldn't it have seen the economic downturn coming and hedged its... More >>>
City Manager Ted Benavides is the personification of the Dallas City Hall system--calm, cool, collected, always businesslike. But a major whistle-blower says that's all a façade, and City Hall is a junk pile.