Economic Development


If you’re looking for the ideal location to do business … look no further than Duncanville … a city where you’ll find a wealth of business opportunities. Duncanville provides business owners and business professionals with the tools they need to succeed. When it comes to geographic location, qualified employment base, aggressive incentive programs and a mature infrastructure system, no other city delivers like Duncanville.

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Duncanville Fieldhouse


The Duncanville Fieldhouse is a 111,000 square foot state-of-the-art basketball and volleyball training facility. DFH features six hardwood Basketball courts, or ten regulation Volleyball courts. DFH has a high-performance turf room, strength, cardio rooms, Café and Snack-shop with ample parking.

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Finance Administration


The Finance Administration Department oversees all of the fiscal activities of the city. The department is responsible for maintaining a governmental accounting and budgeting system that provides full disclosure of accurate financial information to both external users and internal management.

Find the fee schedule, annual budgets, reports, and information about check registers and abandoned / unclaimed property.

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Fire Department


The Duncanville Fire Department is staffed by 55 dedicated career professionals who provide a broad range of emergency and non-emergency services to the residents of Duncanville and surrounding areas.

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Human Resources


The Human Resources Department is truly the hub of any organization.  Your employment journey begins with us.   We are committed to providing the right talent, the right resources, and the right tools to ensure we are meeting the needs of the citizens we serve, through the employees that serve them.

HR services approximately 300 Full and Part Time individuals in our five different Municipal locations.

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The Duncanville Public Library is dedicated to serving the educational, cultural, recreational and informational Library needs of residents of all ages by providing an up-to-date collection of materials in a wide variety of formats: print, media and electronic.

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Municipal Court


In general, the Duncanville Municipal Court has jurisdiction for offenses occurring within the city limits that are violations of a municipal ordinance or violations of a state statute. State statutes enforced in the Municipal Court include the Texas Penal Code, the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Code, the Texas Health Code, and the Safety Code. The Municipal Court handles offenses which are punishable by fine only.

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Parks & Recreation


Welcome to the Duncanville Parks and Recreation Department.  We have a multitude of parks, amenities, programs and events that are sure to bring you happiness, leisure, and fitness opportunities as we also enjoy celebrating our heritage and community spirit.  Visit our Recreation Center, Hopkins Senior Center, or take a stroll through one of our scenic parks.  Check out the Duncanville Fieldhouse, a premier national sports venue, perfect for your next tournament or event.  And if you are looking to catch some of the nation’s top young talent in basketball or volleyball, you are sure to find it at the Fieldhouse throughout the year.

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Permit & Inspection Services


The mission of the city’s Permit and Inspection Services Department is to maintain and enhance safety, property values, and quality of life in Duncanville. To this end, the city has adopted ordinances and health and building codes that set standards for the construction, repair, maintenance, and upkeep of commercial and residential properties, and for the safe operation of food service establishments in the city.

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Planning & Zoning


The mission statement of the Planning and Zoning Commission is to promote commerce and neighborhood preservation through orderly review, study, and consideration of zoning issues relative to state and local laws; consider zoning requests and make recommendations to the City Council; and review all zoning categories and allowed uses, making recommendations as needed. The Planning and Zoning Commission shall act as an Advisory Board to the City Council on planning and zoning matters.

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Police Department


The Duncanville Police Department, in partnership with all segments of our community, provides impartial, ethical and professional law enforcement service through a proactive approach in the prevention, detection and investigation of criminal activity. The Duncanville Police Department seeks to contribute to the highest quality of life through the involvement and interaction of the citizens we have pledged to serve. The foundation of this department is defined by its members’ integrity and compassion.

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Public Information

The Public Information Office is tasked with communicating the city’s message to the public and the media. The department is responsible for producing the annual State of the City Address presentation, maintaining Duncanville TV and televising City Council Meetings, producing the city’s newsletter, disseminating news releases and conducting interviews with the media, and providing oversight of the city’s website.

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Public Works


The Public Works department provides many of the basic services that affect the daily lives of everyone who lives and works in Duncanville. Primarily, the department is responsible for the administration, planning, maintenance, construction management, and engineering of the City’s infrastructure.

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The mission of the Purchasing office is the timely and efficient procurement of quality goods and services for city departments at the lowest price, while complying with all state and local laws.

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Utility Billing


The City Of Duncanville Utility Billing Department strives to provide our valued customers with the highest quality of customer service and knowledge.  The Utility Billing Department serves approximately 13,000 water accounts and attends to the needs of some 37,000 residents.  If you need to contact us regarding a service or billing issue, be assured that we will handle your issue quickly with the highest quality of service.

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