Dallas County, TX Focus
Biodiesel is an American produced fuel that is cleaner than traditional diesel. Up to B20 (a 20% blend of biodiesel and traditional diesel) any diesel engine, car or truck, can run on it. Above B20, some older engines may have problems but newer diesel engines should be ok. Here are some gas stations selling biodiesel near Dallas/Ft. Worth:
Loves: 1501 W Highway 287, Midlothian, TX 76065, 972-775-2820. Offers B5 (good for any diesel engine). Open 24 HRS.
Green Spot Market and Fuels: 702 N Buckner Blvd, Dallas, TX 75218, 214-319-7768 Offers B5 (good for any diesel engine) and B99 (good for newer diesel engines, may not be good in some older engines). Open 6AM-9PM.
Texas Biotech Inc. 614 111th Street, Arlington, TX 76011, 817-633-3139 Offers B20 (good for any diesel engine) and B99 (good for newer diesel engines, may not be good in some older engines). Open 7AM-5PM M-F ; 9A,-3PM SATURDAY; CLOSED SUNDAY
Carls Corner Truck Stop: I35E and FM 2959, Hillsboro, TX 76645, 254-582-8433. Offers B20 (good for any diesel engine).
Loves Store #299: 715 S Central Expressway, Anna, TX 75409, 972-924-3683. Offers B5 (good for any diesel engine). Open 24 HRS.
DFW Biodiesel: 2561 E Long Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76137, 817-875-5147. Offers B20 (good for any diesel engine) and B100 (good for newer diesel engines, may not be good in some older engines). Open 24 HOURS.
Drivers Truckstop/Valero: 3201 N Freeway, Fort Worth, TX 76106, 817-624-3975. Offers B20 (good for any diesel engine). Open 24 HRS
Find out about the Dallas County DA Office, one of the more advanced DA's office in the nation and the reason I became inspired to focus on Dallas County. They have championed a program to confirm the guilt of convicted felons to ensure that the REAL criminals are taken off the street. Their efforts have been extremely successful. And find out about careers with the Dallas DA Department.
DALLAS COUNTY EVENTS:(excerpted from the Dallas County Democrats)
North Texas Asian Democrats
12/21/2009 - 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Every 3rd Monday of each Month
From 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
8150 N Macarthur Blvd
Irving, TX 75063
Richardson North Dallas Democrats
12/22/2009 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
The Richardson/North Dallas Democrats meet on the 4th Tuesday of each month.
7989 Belt Line Rd
Dallas, TX 75248
Dallas Democrats Meetup
12/22/2009 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Come talk about all the issues that have come up both in D.C. and in our local politics! Healthcare, the environment, the governor race, the ever-closer and important March, 2010, primary.
Join others who want to learn what's going on and share opinions about the issues of our time. Bring your own concerns, causes and ideas and find how to connect with the network of Democratic and progressive groups in the Dallas area.
North Dallas Texas Democratic Women
12/24/2009 - 6:45pm - 9:00pm
We are a lively group dedicated to increased political activity of Democratic women in Texas politics and government.
Northaven United Methodist ChurchAddress:
11211 Preston Rd
Dallas, TX 75230-3457
23rd Senate District Democratic Organization
12/26/2009 - 9:00am - 11:00am
Meetings on the last Saturday of each month.
University of North Texas, Hampton Road, Room 242
Old East Dallas Democrats
12/28/2009 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Hear about the “state” of our county party and the 2010 primary. There will be time to ask questions.
*Happy Hour prices for 1st drink!*
Meetings are the 4thMonday of the Month
East Dallas Democrats
12/30/2009 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
We meet at Martinez Restaurant on 901 Gross Rd, Mesquite, TX. This club serves SE Dallas (Pleasant Grove and Kleberg/Rylie), Mesquite, Seagoville, and Balch Springs.
DALLAS COUNTY DEMOCRATIC ORGANIZATIONS:
Dallas County Young Democrats
For Dallas Area Democrats between the agaes of 14 and 36.
Renee Hartley, President
Democracy for America Dallas
Contact Name: Michael Thomas
NW Dallas; NE Dallas; SW Dallas; SE Dallas; Central Dallas
Progressive Populist Caucus of Texas
Texas Stonewall Democratic Caucus
Contact Name: Shannon Bailey, President
3532 Cedarplaza Lane, Dallas, TX 75209
Texas Coalition of Black Democrats
Contact Name: T. Nobles
P. O. Box 764726, Dallas, Texas 75376
News Group-Meetup: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/TCBDDallasChapter
Stonewall Democrats of Dallas
Contact Name: Jesse Garcia, President
P.O. Box 192305, Dallas, TX 75219
More organizations can be found here.