Posted on: October 12, 2017

Vet Fest - Veterans Appreciation Event

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"It is altogether fitting that the City of DeSoto chose Nance Farm as the site to erect and dedicate a Veterans Memorial,” said Mayor Curtistene McCowan. “I truly believe the DeSoto Veterans Memorial at historic Nance Farm will be...

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Posted on: October 10, 2016

DeSoto wins national Digital Cities award 2016

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“Over the past six years, our ultimate goal has been to create an unprecedented level of financial transparency and technology that will significantly improve processes in an effort to enhance our public services,” said DeSoto City Manager Tarron Richards...

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Posted on: September 18, 2017

Amendment to Garbage, Trash and Refuse Ordinance Is Now In Full Effect

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An amendment to the City’s Garbage, Trash and Refuse Ordinance was passed by the DeSoto City Council in June, 2017 that specifies a timeframe for when trash and recyclables can be placed at the curb for pickup.  In order to minimize wil...

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Posted on: September 13, 2017

Domestic Violence Candlelight Vigil and Awareness Activities

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October is designated as Domestic Violence Awareness month. The DeSoto Domestic Violence Advisory Commission along with DeSoto Police Department’s Victim Assistance Coordinator have planned the following series of activities during the month of ...

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Posted on: July 12, 2017

Life Safety Awareness Program

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If you are a resident of DeSoto, the Fire Department has initiated a Life Safety Awareness Program to proactively prevent fatalities by providing battery operated smoke detectors for residents who are elderly, handicapped or those having a demonstrated ne...

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Posted on: September 13, 2017

City Lights Newsletter October 2017

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The City Lights Newsletter for October 2017 is now available

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Posted on: February 10, 2017

Connecting the Community With Valuable Resources

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"I think it's so important that our residents have easy access to information regarding social services and resources available to them in our area,” said DeSoto Mayor ProTem Rachel Proctor.  “Many valuable resources out there often go unuse...

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Posted on: October 12, 2016

DeSoto Parks & Recreation Receives Accreditation from CAPRA

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DeSoto Parks & Recreation Department Receives National Accreditation at 2016 National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) Annual Conference DESOTO, TX October 12, 2016 - The National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) recently announced that th...

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Posted on: March 17, 2016

DeSoto Receives Coveted ISO 1X Fire Rating

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Recently, the Texas State Fire Marshal’s office announced that the Insurance Services Office (ISO) is recommending that DeSoto’s Public Protection Classification be changed to Class 1 for all properties located within 1,000 feet of a fire hydrant or water...

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