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  1. DCPH COVID-19 Daily Update

    35 New COVID-19 Cases in Denton County

    Denton County Public Health (DCPH) announced 35 new laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Denton County, of which 32 are active cases. This increases the cumulative, countywide total to 11,985 confirmed COVID-19 cases. Read more information about COVID-19 cases
  2. DCPH West Nile Update

    Denton County Reports Second West Nile Virus Death

    Denton County Public Health (DCPH) is reporting the second death due to West Nile Virus (WNV) in Denton County this year. The death reported today was a resident of the City of Denton previously reported with West Nile Neuroinvasive Disease. Read on about West Nile Virus
  3. Ariat International Logo

    Ariat International to Open New Regional Distribution Center in Fort Worth

    1,000,000 square foot space will serve as Southwest distribution center for popular outdoor performance footwear and apparel brand Read about the new Ariat International Facility
  4. Woman looking at new Denton County website on laptop

    Denton County launches new website

    Denton County.gov is sporting a new look starting today. Read about the new website
  5. budget graphic

    Denton County proposes lower budget, tax rate

    Denton County Commissioners approved the 2020-2021 year budget of $319 million with a tax rate of $0.224985. Read about the budget
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    Denton County Public Health Awarded National Accreditation by Public Health Accreditation Board

    Denton County Public Health (DCPH) has received national accreditation from the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB) for DCPH’s commitment to excellence in serving Denton County. Read about the PHAB Certification
  7. westnilewordcloud

    Denton County Reports First West Nile Virus Death

    Denton County Public Health (DCPH) is reporting the first death due to West Nile Virus (WNV) in Denton County this year. Read more about West Nile Virus
  8. West Nile Virus graphic

    Denton County Reports Second West Nile Virus Human Case

    Denton County Public Health (DCPH) is reporting the second human case of West Nile Virus (WNV) in Denton County this year. Read more information about West Nile
  9. Fresh Vegetables in tray

    New Project Provides Fresh Produce To Local Pantries

    Starting this week, Denton County food pantries are receiving fresh fruits and vegetables as part of a new project launched by the Denton County Commissioners Court. Read more about the new fresh produce project
  10. Denton County Judge and Commissioners standing holding check for $35.1 million

    Denton County OPEN Phase II Grants $32 Million For Businesses

    Denton County Commissioners Court announced today that 1,215 businesses across Denton County would receive grants totaling $32 million for a grand total of $35.1 million in federal funds earmarked in two phases to support the local economy. Read more about the OPEN Grants
  11. Denton County Texas Seal

    Shady Shores Road project soon to be underway

    Denton County Commissioners approved a professional services agreement with Halff Associates for engineering services for the Shady Shores Road project from Swisher Road to West Shady Shores Road. Read on about the Shady Shores Road Project
  12. Denton County Cares Logo

    New Denton County CARES Portal Open For Non-Profit Applications

    Denton County and United Way of Denton County have collaborated to open a new COVID-19 grant application portal Read on about Denton County Cares
  13. Judge Andy Eads

    From The Desk Of Denton County Judge Andy Eads – August 2020

    On July 27, 2020, our Denton County Health Department issued a recommendation to Denton County superintendents, suggesting they consider delaying in-person instruction on campuses until Sept. 8. This was a recommendation only and not a mandate. Read on for more news from Judge Eads
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