Fiscal Year 2023 to 2024 Adopted Budget

The Denton City Council adopted the City’s fiscal year 2023-24 budget and tax rate on September 26, 2023. 

The FY 2023-24 adopted budget includes a tax rate of $0.560682 per $100 of valuation, representing no change from the current tax rate. This tax rate funds expenditures that were requested by City departments to meet the demands of a growing city including staffing increases in the Library, Police Department, Parks and Recreation, Animal Services, and Technology Services as well as service enhancements including firefighters needed to staff an additional ladder truck, a new code enforcement inspector, and software for the Police Department to enhance the use of data.