Denton County OPEN offers $20 million in grants for businesses

June 18, 2020 ­– Denton County Commissioners Court is launching the second phase of a small business grant program at noon on Monday, June 22, 2020, through noon on Monday, July 6, 2020, to provide up to $50,000 grants to Denton County businesses who have been negatively financially impacted during the COVID-19 pandemic. “The Denton … Continue reading Denton County OPEN offers $20 million in grants for businesses

Texas Historical Commission unanimously approves State Antiquities permit application from Denton County

The Texas Historical Commission unanimously approves the state antiquities permit application submitted by the Denton County Commissioners Court following the Court’s emergency meeting on Thursday to draft a resolution as requested by the Commission. The state antiquities permit application was submitted last week after Commissioners Court unanimously agreed to remove and relocate the Confederate Memorial … Continue reading Texas Historical Commission unanimously approves State Antiquities permit application from Denton County

County Commissioners, Art Committee jointly agree to relocate Confederate Memorial

June 9, 2020 – The Denton County Courthouse-on-the-Square Art Committee and the Denton County Commissioners Court have made a joint decision to remove and relocate the Confederate Memorial from its current location at the Courthouse-on-the-Square to be retained and re-interpreted for educational and historical purposes at another Denton County location under the direction of the … Continue reading County Commissioners, Art Committee jointly agree to relocate Confederate Memorial

County thanks veterans who volunteer their time to clean up War Memorial

Early Tuesday morning, several veterans individually decided to clean the war memorial on the Denton County Courthouse-on-the-Square lawn after two individuals sprayed graffiti on it the night before. “As a veteran, it comes natural to serve and do the right thing,” wrote Chad Finholt, one of five veterans who arrived on their own, in an … Continue reading County thanks veterans who volunteer their time to clean up War Memorial

Denton County announces new openings

May 31, 2020 – Denton County announced today that most county buildings would reopen to the public on Monday, June 1, as part of a phased reopening plan, implementing guidelines to ensure the health and safety of both employees and the public. In addition to the government centers in Lewisville, Frisco and Denton, which opened … Continue reading Denton County announces new openings