Updated abatement policy possible boon for county

The Dallas-Fort Worth area, which includes Denton County, continues to attract companies large and small. DFW has the third highest number of Fortune 500 headquarters in the U.S., behind New York City and Chicago. With no state income tax, a lower cost of living and a low county property tax rate, we have positioned Denton … Continue reading Updated abatement policy possible boon for county

Denton County, Frisco join forces to expand Legacy Drive

Denton County Commissioners Court recently approved an interlocal cooperation agreement with the City of Frisco to expand Legacy Drive from Rockhill Parkway to U.S. 380, which is located in Precinct One. The project, estimated to cost $4.9 million, will build Legacy Drive as a six-lane, divided urban roadway.  The county will provide $4 million from … Continue reading Denton County, Frisco join forces to expand Legacy Drive

Corinth plans Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony

If you and your family or friends would like to swing into the holidays with some music and festivities, then Corinth City Hall is hosting their Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony on December 2 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at 330 Corinth Parkway in Corinth. Plan to stop by for some food truck treats, cookie … Continue reading Corinth plans Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony

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

TXDOT funds earmarked for I-35 in Precinct One

More highway funding for I-35, I-35E, and Mayhill Road is proposed for Denton County Precinct One within the next three years. Specifically, pursuant to the 2020 Unified Transportation Program, $320 million dollars has been included for improvements to Interstate Highway 35 all the way and north of Valley View and Interstate 35 from the wishbone … Continue reading TXDOT funds earmarked for I-35 in Precinct One