News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: October 15, 2019

Presentation on Oct. 15 to Denton County Commissioners Court

Good morning Judge and Commissioners

I am here to give you a brief update on the Denton County Courthouse-on-the Square Art Committee, which met earlier this month for the first time.

As you know, the committee includes five members of the community appoint...

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Confederate Memorial
Posted on: October 22, 2019

Presentation on Oct. 22 to Denton County Commissioners Court

Good morning Judge and Commissioners

The Denton County Courthouse-on-the-Square Art Committee, when they met last week for the second time, established a schedule for a listening tour to give the public an opportunity to provide feedback about what they en...

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Confederate Memorial
Posted on: December 21, 2019

Art Committee Listening Tour

The following videos are from the four public meetings from Nov. 4 through Dec. 2 to garner ideas for the proposed art piece as well as suggestions for historical content to include with the kiosks. 

  • The first meeting was from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. on ...
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Confederate Memorial

News Flash

Posted on: September 23, 2022

Denton County Weekly COVID-19 Update

DCPH COVID-19 Daily Update

For the week of Saturday, September 17, through Friday, September 23, Denton County Public Health (DCPH) confirmed 809 new cases of COVID-19, 1,703 recoveries, and three COVID-19 deaths, resulting in 903 fewer active cases. 

Denton County is at a ...

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County News
Posted on: September 19, 2022

Weekly Update: Denton County Reports One New Case of Monkeypox

DCPH Press Release_Facebook

From September 12th through September 18th, Denton County Public Health (DCPH) identified one new positive case of monkeypox in Denton County.  This brings the countywide total to 42 monkeypox cases. 

No further personal information will ...

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County News
Posted on: September 15, 2022

Commissioners Court approves FY 2022-23 budget, tax rate

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

Denton County Commissioners this week approved the county’s Fiscal Year 2022-2023 budget that earmarks an estimated $7 million for cybersecurity measures and technology updates as well as $3.5 million for public safety including expansi...

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County News
Posted on: August 31, 2022

Denton County Burn Ban lifted

Denton County Fire Marshal patch in black and white with red, white and blue Texas in center

Effective immediately, the Denton County Burn Ban was lifted by Denton County Commissioners Court on Tuesday after the court received an update from Denton County Fire Marshal Brad Sebastian.

The ban had been in effect since July. However, with recent week...

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County News
Posted on: August 12, 2022

Denton County Releases Online Monkeypox Vaccine Registration

Monkeypox Update

August 12, 2022 – Denton County Public Health released an online form for eligible community members to register for monkeypox vaccination.  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends vaccination for people exposed to monkeyp...

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County News
Posted on: June 16, 2022

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

Denton County and area city officials cut a ribbon to celebrate a road opening

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 develop...

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County News
Posted on: May 3, 2022

Denton County Ranks Among Healthiest Counties in Texas

CHR healthiest counties

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.&...

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County News
Posted on: April 19, 2022

DENTON COUNTY, AREA OFFICIALS BREAK GROUND ON US 380 IMPROVEMENT PROJECT

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 Monda...

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County News
Posted on: January 7, 2022

Brad Sebastian sworn in as new Denton County Fire Marshal

Denton County Judge Andy Eads swears in Brad Sebastian as 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.

“We are excited to have Brad in this position as we know he will handle the responsibil...

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County News
Posted on: October 29, 2021

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

Front entrance of new Denton County Administrative Courthouse features columns and clock.

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.

The public is invited to join Denton County in the dedication, re...

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County News

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: September 23, 2022

Denton County Weekly COVID-19 Update

DCPH COVID-19 Daily Update

For the week of Saturday, September 17, through Friday, September 23, Denton County Public Health (DCPH) confirmed 809 new cases of COVID-19, 1,703 recoveries, and three COVID-19 deaths, resulting in 903 fewer active cases. 

Denton County is at a ...

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Public Health
Posted on: September 19, 2022

Weekly Update: Denton County Reports One New Case of Monkeypox

DCPH Press Release_Facebook

From September 12th through September 18th, Denton County Public Health (DCPH) identified one new positive case of monkeypox in Denton County.  This brings the countywide total to 42 monkeypox cases. 

No further personal information will ...

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Public Health
Posted on: August 12, 2022

Denton County Releases Online Monkeypox Vaccine Registration

Monkeypox Update

August 12, 2022 – Denton County Public Health released an online form for eligible community members to register for monkeypox vaccination.  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends vaccination for people exposed ...

Read more info on monkeypox vaccine registration

Public Health
Posted on: May 3, 2022

Denton County Ranks Among Healthiest Counties in Texas

CHR healthiest counties

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

Public Health