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Denton Hires New DME General Manager

Todd Hileman, Denton’s City Manager, has selected George Morrow to be the General Manager for Denton Municipal Electric. Morrow is expected to begin his position late next month.

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Denton Awarded the 3-STAR Community Rating

The City of Denton has been awarded the 3-STAR Community Rating for national leadership in sustainability. The City received this recognition from STAR Communities for its participation in the STAR Community Rating System (STAR), the nation’s leading framework and certificatio...

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Denton County Awarded the Emergency Solutions Grant

Denton County has been awarded a two-year grant that will provide $600,000 annually toward programs addressing homelessness. The grant has been a collaborative effort between the City of Denton, Christian Community Action, Denton County Friends of the Family, Giving Hope, Inc....

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Denton Awarded 1.5 Million for Bike and Pedestrian Projects

The City of Denton has been awarded funding through the North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG) for three different bicycle and pedestrian projects. Denton will be reimbursed for 80 percent of the costs related to these projects. 

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Handheld Device Ban Goes into Effect

Effective June 1, 2017, the use of handheld communications devices, including voice calls, is prohibited while operating a vehicle in the Denton city limits.

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Food Drive Results: Mayor's Day of Concern for the Hungry

Mayor Chris Watts hosted a press conference today, declaring May 19 as the Mayor’s Day of Concern for the Hungry and announcing the results of the one-week food collection drive from May 6-12.

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100+ Solar Systems Installed in Denton

As of April 2017, more than 100 Denton Municipal Electric customers have installed solar panels on their homes and businesses.

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Denton Places Second in Statewide Environmental Awards

The City of Denton has been awarded second place in its population category through the statewide Governor’s Community Achievement Awards (GCAA), a program administered by Keep Texas Beautiful (KTB) in partnership with the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT).

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