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Posted on: March 16, 2023

Now Hiring: Summer Jobs

Seven summer camp counselors pose in colorful shirts

Parks and Recreation hires approximately 400 summer staff annually to successfully run the many programs throughout the season.

We're hosting three seasonal hiring events this year as your one-stop-shop to apply, interview, complete the required paperwork,...

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Posted on: March 7, 2023

City Launches Strategic Dashboard


The new public-facing tool shares progress toward Key Focus Areas

DENTON, TX, March 7, 2023 – During the March 7, 2023 City Council meeting, staff unveiled the new, public-facing strategic dashboard that will display the progress that is being made toward the City Council key focus areas. The dashboard will im...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 3, 2023

Denton Fire Department is Awarded International Accredited Status


The department was recognized at the 2023 CFAI Hearing at CPSE Excellence Conference in Orlando, FL

DENTON, TX, Mar. 1, 2023 – The Denton Fire Department in Denton, Texas has received Accredited Agency status with the Commission on Fire Accreditation International (CFAI) for meeting the criteria established through the CFAI’...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 1, 2023

Celebrate Women's History Month with Denton Public Library


DENTON, TX, March 1, 2023

In honor of Women’s History Month in March, Denton Public Library’s South Branch (3228 Teasley Ln.) is hosting a month-long exhibit titled “Rural Texas Women at Work 1930-1960.”


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Posted on: February 22, 2023

"North of Ordinary" a City of Denton Ice Cream

A container of "North of Ordinary" ice cream from Beth Marie's

On February 21, 2022, Beth Marie's Old Fashioned Ice Cream, in collaboration with the City of Denton, released "North of Ordinary." 

Each ingredient represents a part of what makes Denton unique. Pecans to represent the pecan tr...

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Posted on: November 28, 2022

City of Denton Adds Paid Parental Leave to Benefits Package

Denton City Hall Entrance Sign

Benefit Available Following the Birth or Placement of a Child

DENTON, TX, Nov. 28, 2022 – During the Oct. 18, 2022 City Council Meeting, the Denton City Council unanimously approved a new Paid Parental Leave policy, creating a new benefit for City employees. The policy provides paid parental leave to emplo...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 9, 2022

Information on the Passage of Proposition B, Relating to Marijuana Possession

Press Release Text with City of Denton Logo

Update: The Canvassing meeting date has been updated to Tuesday, Nov. 22.

DENTON, TX, Nov. 9, 2022 – Following the passage of Proposition B, which outlines actions to be taken regarding marijuana possession in the City of Denton, there is importa...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 23, 2022

Current Job Opportunities

City of Denton Library Employee at a Desk

Work with the best team in Texas! There are a variety of open positions currently open in the City of Denton. Visit Current Job Opportunities and the Human Resources Page for more information and to see the open opportunities.

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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