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DMN: “We recommend Lee Kleinman for Dallas City Council District 11”

April 21, 2017

From: Dallas Morning News Voters in the District 11 Dallas City Council race have a choice between experience and proven judgment, on the one hand, and untested enthusiasm on the other. We recommend they opt for the former, and vote for the incumbent, Lee Kleinman. We have not always agreed with Kleinman, 57, a retired […]

Incumbents have tough fights ahead as Dallas City Council campaign season officially begins

February 17, 2017

Dallas Morning News Tristan Hallman, Dallas City Hall Reporter Come June, the Dallas City Council could have a whole new look that might feature some familiar faces. Or not. Eleven of the 14 council races in the May 6 election will be contested. Two Dallas ISD seats will also feature multiple candidates on the ballot. Every […]

Talking Pension Crisis, Housing, Transportation With City Councilman Lee Kleinman

February 7, 2017

By Joe Pappalardo Dallas City Councilman Lee Kleinman represents District 11. Last week he sat down with the Dallas Observer to talk about the city police and fire pension crisis, the future of a car-free Dallas, housing in the city and his upcoming election challenge from real estate blogger Candy Evans. Get ready to get […]

Editorial: Yelling and hurling insults is no way to lead

July 6, 2015

People who rise to top public offices sometimes mistake the power of their positions as license to yell and name call. A big part of leadership is serving as an example for others to follow, which means demonstrating dignity and respect instead of childlike behavior. This newspaper has chided Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price […]

Photo of Wednesday

July 4, 2013

Wednesday afternoon, council member Lee Kleinman pulled a man from a wrecked car on Forest Lane

July 4, 2013

From Dallas Morning News: Wednesday afternoon, council member Lee Kleinman pulled a man from a wrecked car on Forest Lane RUDOLPH BUSH / Staff Writer About quarter to six yesterday evening, the new North Dallas council member, Lee Kleinman, was driving down Forest Lane on his way to pick up his dog from day camp […]

Biking in Dallas

April 23, 2013

Home » Lifestyle Lee M. Kleinman for City Council District 11 Submitted by Christopher Curnutt on April 22, 2013 – 1:32 pmOne Comment Due to redistricting I now live in District 11 which has been represented by Linda Koop for several years now. Koop is well known to cycling advocates for her work in transportation […]

Dallas Morning News Recommends Lee Kleinman for Dallas City Council

April 22, 2013

Home > Opinion > Editorials Editorial: We recommend Lee Kleinman for Dallas City Council District 11 Voters in Dallas’ northernmost City Council district have, on paper, two intriguing choices for a successor to term-limited Linda Koop. Dig a little deeper, however, and it’s clear they would be best served by Lee Kleinman, an entrepreneur and […]

Greater Dallas Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

April 20, 2013

The Greater Dallas Hispanic Chamber of Commerce PAC announced the endorsement of Lee Kleinman for Dallas City Council District 11.

Transportation debate ramps up at first District 11 candidates forum

April 3, 2013

Home > City Hall Blog Transportation debate ramps up at first District 11 candidates forum By Tristan Hallman thallman@dallasnews.com 12:48 pm on April 3, 2013 | Permalink City Council candidates Ori Raphael and Lee Kleinman asked voters to trust them with the keys to the city’s transportation infrastructure during their first joint forum appearance Wednesday […]