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Posted on: January 30, 2023

Denton County delays opening of facilities to 10 a.m. on Friday

Denton County delays opening Friday to 10 a,m. on Feb. 3, 2023

Denton County facilities will delay opening until 10 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 3, due to overnight refreezing of water on sidewalks and roadways. 

The National Weather Service indicates ongoing rain on Thursday combined with temperatures dipping below ...

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Posted on: January 27, 2023

Denton County Weekly COVID-19 Update

DCPH COVID-19 Daily Update

For the week of Saturday, January 21, through Friday, January 27, Denton County Public Health (DCPH) confirmed 719 new cases of COVID-19, 987 recoveries, and zero COVID-19 deaths, resulting in 268 fewer active cases. 

Denton County is at a low COV...

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Posted on: November 10, 2022

Denton County participates in Operation Green Light

Denton County Administrative Courthouse on Loop 288 is lit green for 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, a new national collaborative initiative of the National Association of Counties (NACo) t...

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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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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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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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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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