Posted on: September 18, 2020
Denton County Public Health (DCPH) announced 59 new laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Denton County, of which 49 are active cases. This increases the cumulative, countywide total to 11,441 confirmed COVID-19 cases. DCPH also re...Read on for local COVID-19 updates
Posted on: September 11, 2020
Denton County.gov is sporting a new look starting today.
Designed with our residents in mind, the new website features a mobile-optimized design that allows easy access to information from any desktop computer, smartphone or tablet.
The latest news from Den...Read about the new website
Posted on: September 9, 2020
Denton County Commissioners approved the 2020-2021 year budget of $319 million with a tax rate of $0.224985.
The tax rate will be a tax rate cut of 0.130062 percent from the current adopted rate and would be the lowest tax rate for Denton County since 1986...Read about the budget
Posted on: September 8, 2020
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. Currently, DCPH is one of eight local health departments in Te...Read about the PHAB Certification
Posted on: September 4, 2020
Denton County Public Health (DCPH) is reporting the first death due to West Nile Virus (WNV) in Denton County this year. The death reported today was a resident of the City of Denton who was diagnosed with West Nile Neuroinvasive Disease. To protect patie...Read more about West Nile Virus
Posted on: August 26, 2020
Denton County Public Health (DCPH) is reporting the second human case of West Nile Virus (WNV) in Denton County this year. The community member lives in Denton and was diagnosed with West Nile Neuroinvasive Disease. To protect patient confidentiality, no ...Read more information about West Nile
Posted on: August 21, 2020
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.
The project, “Feeding Denton County,” involves a local grower working ...Read more about the new fresh produce project
Posted on: August 8, 2020
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.
“The ...Read more about the OPEN Grants
Posted on: August 12, 2020
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.
The $698,330 contract will include preliminary engineering ...Read on about the Shady Shores Road Project
Posted on: July 10, 2020
Denton County and United Way of Denton County have collaborated to open a new COVID-19 grant application portal, which allows 501c3 organizations to apply for grants using specific guidelines set by the U.S. Department of Treasury under the Coronavirus Ai...Read on about Denton County Cares
Posted on: July 29, 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. While some...Read on for more news from Judge Eads