Neil Emmons died in his sleep on March 31. An autopsy is expected.
Emmons served eight years as a City Plan Commissioner and was term limited out when he left the commission in 2009. He returned to the board when Councilman Adam Medrano appointed him.
Emmons had served as president of the Oak Lawn Committee. He was active in Stonewall Democrats of Dallas and served on the board of Resource Center in the 1990s.
Funeral plans are pending and we will put that information online along with next of kin when we receive it.
This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition April 1, 2016.