Posted on: October 26, 2016

DCHHS will conduct ground spraying in DeSoto on Oct. 26 and 30 between the hours of 9pm and 5am.

WVN spraying

For Immediate Release

DCHHS Reports Positive
Mosquito TrapsSpraying Scheduled in DeSoto and Duncanville

DALLAS (Oct. 26, 2016) – Dallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS) laboratory confirmed positive mosquito t...Read on...

Posted on: October 24, 2016

Early Voting in DeSoto for the General Election


Early voting for the General Election begins on 10-24 in Texas. The early voting location in DeSoto is Disciple Central Church located at 901 N. Polk St. Here are voting times:

10-24 thru 28 7am to 7pm
10-29 7am to 7pm 10-30 7am to 7pm
10-31 thru...Read on...

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Posted on: October 21, 2016

HomeTown Holiday Parade


"A Beary Special Celebration” is the theme for the DeSoto 2016 Hometown Holiday Parade scheduled for Saturday, December 3rd at 5 pm.

Now is the time to reach out to your church, scout troop, community group, HOA, business, or other organization ...Read on...

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Posted on: October 19, 2016

Join us on November 12th as we celebrate our Veterans!

Vet Fest

For the last four years, the City of DeSoto has hosted an event to honor the contributions and sacrifice of our military veterans and their families on the Saturday closest to Veterans Day. This year, on Saturday November 12, 2016 from 9 am to 2 pm, we ...Read on...

Posted on: October 12, 2016

DeSoto Parks & Recreation Receives Accreditation from CAPRA


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 announce...Read on...

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Posted on: August 2, 2016

Visit local PokeStops!


PokeStops can be found at Grimes Park, Ernie Roberts Park, Moseley Park and Zeiger. Happy Hunting!

Posted on: June 13, 2016

New Online Water Bill Pay Service

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New features include:
The ability to set up monthly online AutoPay on a monthly, weekly or biweekly basis A new number to Pay-by-Phone — 1.855.748.6063
Quick account balance review The ability to save your payment information in the system
Access t...Read on...

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Posted on: May 4, 2016

Western Portion of Roy Orr Trail closed for construction of a wastewater improvement project.

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DeSoto’s Parks & Recreation Department would like to announce that the west section of the Roy Orr Trail from Thunderbrook to Mirkes Parkway will be closed to the public for a wastewater improvement project that will take place along Ten Mile Creek. ...Read on...

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...Read on...

Posted on: March 8, 2016

Sign up for emergency notifications from City of DeSoto with CodeRED


The City of Desoto has "upgraded" our code red system to allow you to receive notifications 24 hours a day based strictly on Doppler radar. You can now receive the warnings for tornados, flash floods or severe thunderstorms.

This upgrade req...Read on...

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Posted on: December 28, 2015

Southwest Regional Communications Center can now accept text to 911


Southwest Regional Communications Center, the 911 call center for the cities of DeSoto, Cedar Hill and Duncanville is now equipped to accept text messages. Take a minute and watch these short videos on the benefits of text to 911. Read on...

Posted on: November 23, 2015

DeSoto is smoke-free effective January 1, 2016


This includes electronic cigarettes. If you are a business owner in DeSoto we suggest you download and review the Smoke Free Toolkit available on our website.

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Posted on: February 4, 2015

The Design Phase has begun on the Chattey Road Improvements

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Affected property owners will be contacted. The work will establish existing property boundary lines to determine whether right-of way is needed, and the overall location of the new roadway.

Click the link below for the website dedicated solely to news...Read on...

Chattey Road Improvements