Lake Dallas touts small-town charm

This unique lakeside city along the shores of Lewisville Lake covers 2.7 square miles with a population of around 7,260 residents, City of Lake Dallas Mayor Michael Barnhart told us during a recent Denton County Commissioners Court meeting. With its largest employer as the Lake Dallas Independent School District, much of what you’ll experience when … Continue reading Lake Dallas touts small-town charm

$1 billion earmarked for Denton County roads

More than $1 billion in highway funding for I-35, I-35E and I-35W is proposed for Denton County within the next decade. This news comes at an exciting time for Denton County. As our population grows at a fast pace, our need for road infrastructure improvements and expansion also increases. It was one of the main … Continue reading $1 billion earmarked for Denton County roads

Streetlights to be installed on Hickory Creek Road

I have been working with county staff and other entities including the City of Denton to install streetlights on Hickory Creek Road from Riverpass Drive to Country Club/FM 1830. A total of 16 streetlights will be installed, 10 in the unincorporated portions and six in the City of Denton portions of the road. The streetlights … Continue reading Streetlights to be installed on Hickory Creek Road

442nd District Judge earns top state award

The National Association of Social Workers/Texas members selected 442nd District Court Judge Tiffany Haertling as the 2019 Public Elected Official of the Year. The award recognizes outstanding service and contributions of an elected official who has shown leadership in the formulation of public policy, particularly policies that affect social justice, health care, education, social practice … Continue reading 442nd District Judge earns top state award