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  1. Briarwood sign shows location of 60-acre retreat center bought by Denton County

    Denton County buys 60-acre Briarwood Retreat Center

    Denton County Commissioners Court has purchased the 60-acre Briarwood Lutheran Ministries camp at 670 Copper Canyon Road and will use it for training, outdoor education, youth camps, adult retreats and more. Read on for more details
  2. CHR announcement

    Denton County Ranks Among Healthiest Counties in Texas

    The 2023 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
  3. DCPH Director Dr. Matt Richardson addresses Commissioners Court on new mental health navigators.

    Denton County to hire mental health navigators

    Denton County Commissioners Court on Tuesday approved the hiring of two full-time mental health navigators under the direction of the Denton County Public Health (DCPH) to make it easier for individuals to find available resources. Read on for more details
  4. Denton County Auditor Jeff May speaks to Commissioners Court on the AAA bond rating

    Denton County maintains AAA bond rating

    Denton County maintained its AAA bond rating on outstanding general obligation limited tax debt and received an AAA rating on $125 million Permanent Improvement and Refunding Bonds, which will save money. Read on for more info
  5. Denton County Administrative Courthouse on Loop 288 is lit green for Operation Green Light

    Denton County participates in Operation Green Light

    In advance of the upcoming Veterans Day holiday, Denton County is illuminating county buildings in green through Nov. 13th as part of Operation Green Light. Read on for more details
  6. Budget Director Alejandro Moreno tells Commissioners Court about the recommended FY 2023 budget for

    Commissioners Court approves FY 2022-23 budget, tax rate

    Denton County Commissioners approved the county’s Fiscal Year 2022-23 budget and the approved tax rate of $0.217543, which is over a penny and a half below the FY 2021-22 adopted tax rate, making the rate approved the lowest it has been since 1986. Read on for more details
  7. 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
  8. 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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