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  1. Budget Director Alejandro Moreno tells Commissioners Court about the recommended FY 2023 budget for

    New FY 2022-23 budget proposal earmarks funds for public safety, cybersecurity while lowering tax r

    Denton County’s Fiscal Year 2022-2023 recommended budget earmarks an estimated $7 million for cybersecurity measures and technology updates as well as $3.5 million for public safety including expansion of the human trafficking unit. Read on for more details
  2. County and area officials break ground for widening construction of US 380.


    Denton County Commissioner Precinct 1 Ryan Williams, along with Denton County Judge Andy Eads, Precinct 3 Commissioner Bobbie J. Mitchell, and Precinct 4 Commissioner Dianne Edmondson celebrated the groundbreaking of the U.S. 380 Improvement Project. Read on for more info
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    Weekly Update: Denton County Reports Six New Cases of Monkeypox

    For the week of August 8th through August 14th, Denton County Public Health (DCPH) identified six new positive cases of monkeypox in Denton County. This brings the countywide total to 21 monkeypox cases. Read more information on monkeypox
  4. Monkeypox Update

    Denton County Releases Online Monkeypox Vaccine Registration

    Denton County Public Health released an online form for eligible community members to register for monkeypox vaccination. Read more info on monkeypox vaccine registration
  5. Burn Ban sign shows fire crossed out to indicate no burning allowed

    Denton County Issues Mandatory Burn Ban

    Denton County Judge Andy Eads has instated a Local Disaster Declaration for Threat of Wildland Fires Due to Dry Conditions in Denton County effective July 13, 2022. Denton County is now the 210th of 254 Texas Counties that has a burn ban in effect Read on for more details.
  6. Denton County and area city officials cut a ribbon to celebrate a road opening

    Officials commemorate completion of Harvest Way to quicken response times for emergency services

    With the opening of a connection from the Harvest community into the Ridge at Northlake, police and fire vehicles will have a quicker way to respond to emergencies in both communities as well as into Robson Ranch and other nearby housing developments. Read on for more details
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    Denton County Ranks Among Healthiest Counties in Texas

    The 2022 County Health Rankings have been released and Denton County ranked among the healthiest counties in Texas. County Health Rankings raise awareness about the many factors influencing health and how vastly health varies in different communities. Read more information on COVID-19 cases
  8. Denton County Judge Andy Eads swears in Brad Sebastian as Denton County Fire Marshal.

    Brad Sebastian sworn in as new Denton County Fire Marshal

    On Thursday, Jan. 6, 2022, during the Denton County Commissioners Court meeting, Brad Sebastian was officially sworn in as the new Denton County Fire Marshal. Read on for more details
  9. Front entrance of new Denton County Administrative Courthouse features columns and clock.

    Dedication for new Denton County Administrative Courthouse set for Nov. 4

    On Nov. 4, Denton County Commissioners Court is planning a dedication and grand opening for the new Denton County Administrative Courthouse at 1 Courthouse Drive just off Loop 288 in Denton. Read on for more details
  10. Officials cut a ribbon to celebrate the completion of the Crawford Road reconstruction.

    Officials commemorate completion of Crawford Road reconstruction

    Denton County Commissioner Precinct 4 Dianne Edmondson, Denton County Commissioner Precinct 3 Bobbie Mitchell, Denton County Judge Andy Eads and local officials commemorated the completion of the Crawford Road reconstruction on Sept. 9, 2021. Read on for more details
  11. Chief Roland Asebedo in uniform

    Funeral Services Monday for Chief Roland Asebedo

    The family will receive friends on Sunday, Sep. 19, from 1–3 p.m. at Bill DeBerry Funeral Directors in Denton. Funeral Services will be Monday, September 20, at 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Lewisville, 1251 Valley Ridge. Read on for more details
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