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Posted on: May 23, 2022

Memorial Day Observance


On May 30th at 10 am, the DeSoto Veterans Affairs Committee invite the community to join them at the Military Monument at Nance Farm located at 1325 Greenbrook Drive for a special observance of Memorial Day.

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Posted on: May 23, 2022

City of DeSoto to Host annual Hazardous Waste Event


The City of DeSoto will have its annual Household Hazardous Waste Drop-off event on Saturday, June 11 from 9 am to 12 pm at the DeSoto Pump Station at 620 N. Westmoreland Road.

**Only DeSoto residents can participate and proof of residency will be required...

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Posted on: May 6, 2022

DeSoto City Lights Newsletter May 2022

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Click this link to  to view the DeSoto City Lights Newsletter for May 2022.

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Posted on: May 3, 2022

Mayoral Proclamations


Mayoral Proclamations were awarded at the May 16, 2022 City Council Meeting honoring Texas Flood Awareness Week and Memorial Day.

Click this link to view all proclamations.

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Mayoral Proclamations City-wide Announcements
Posted on: April 24, 2022

Online Domestic Violence Resources

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Domestic or Family Violence occurs when one partner in a relationship attempts to dominate the other through the systematic use of force, threats, and intimidation; when one family member or household member cau...

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Posted on: April 21, 2022


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Celebrity Chef Tiffany Derry & T2D Partner Tom Foley select 

DeSoto, TEXAS for their next restaurant


DeSoto, TX, April 21, 2022 – The DeSoto City Council has approved an economic incentive package from the DeSoto Development Corporati...

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Posted on: May 16, 2022

2022 Teen Summer Volunteer Program - Apply Today!

Teen Summer Volunteer Program 2022 library flyer

For teens aged 13 to 18, earn community service hours through several opportunities at the DeSoto Public Library! 

  • Become a Book Buddy and read with small children
  • Become a Teen Techie and assist customers in the Computer Lab
  • Assist with Summer Read...
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Posted on: May 11, 2022

DeSoto Public Library closed for Memorial Day

Library Memorial Day Holiday 2022 flyer

The DeSoto Public Library and Computer Lab will be closed in observance of Memorial Day on Monday, May 30. Normal hours resume on Tuesday, May 31.

Our digital services, including ebooks, movies, music and more, are always available at any time and can be a...

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Posted on: May 20, 2022

Moseley Pool: Open This Summer


Moseley Pool is the perfect place to cool off this summer. Moseley Pool offers the best family waterpark value in the area. Swim lessons, water aerobics and pool parties are available.

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Posted on: May 6, 2022

Program Guide: Recreation Life Summer 2022


Discover DeSoto Parks & Recreation Department and all we have to offer. Register for a new program, a sports league, or join the fitness center. Enjoy the upcoming season by attending one of our festive events.

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Posted on: May 10, 2022

Crawfish Festival


Come and enjoy tons of delicious crawfish, other great food, live music, vendors and games. The King of Swing Tucka will be performing live.

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Posted on: April 29, 2022

Summer Camps: Register Today


Registration for Summer Camps is open. Discover a program filled with learning, fun activities, and much more.

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Posted on: May 5, 2022

Summer Junior Golf Camp


A fun-filled way for kids to learn and improve their golf game in a fun and safe environment. The staff are experts in teaching the game to young golfers and are committed to providing the tools to enjoy the great game for a lifetime.

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Posted on: April 28, 2022

Jazz Night Out


Are you ready for an evening of Smooth Jazz? Visit the DeSoto’s Corner Theatre for a Jazz Night Out. Come and enjoy the sounds of local artists Jeffrey Aycock and Headliner, Chadney and Friends Jazz Ensemble.

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Posted on: August 17, 2020

Recreation Center Virtual Tour


Welcome to the DeSoto Parks and Recreation Department’s virtual tour. Browse and experience the amenities available in the Recreation Center, Corner Theater, Civic Center and Amphitheater. The department’s mission is to enrich the quality of life in DeSot...

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Posted on: May 2, 2022


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MULTI-AGENCY OPERATION IN DESOTO NABS TWO FUGITIVES WITHOUT INCIDENT: DeSoto & Texarkana (Tx) Police Join State & Regional SWAT For Successful Operation

For a brief time on Monday afternoon, the 1100 block of Hummingbird Drive in DeSoto was humming...
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Posted on: April 4, 2022

FREE fingerprinting services to DeSoto citizens

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The DeSoto Police Department is now providing FREE fingerprinting services to its DeSoto citizens ($10 for out of city residents).

Sign up by using the QR code in the image or using the link below!

Only on Thursdays from 10 a.m to 2 p.m. You must have an ap...

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Posted on: March 15, 2022

Assistant Chief R. Jesionek

New police assistant chief

We would like to introduce our new police assistant chief who was promoted on Tuesday, March 15, 2022.
Assistant Chief R. Jesionek has been employed with the department since January 2004 and served in the United States Marine Corps Reserves from 1997 to 2...
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Posted on: July 15, 2020

Have a complaint or compliment?

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COMPLAINT:Click on the link below for instructions on making a complaint.

HOW TO COMPLIMENT AN OFFICER:The DeSoto Police Department welcomes and encourages any compliment that you wish to offer an officer or member of this agency for outstanding service. &...

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