Posted on: August 26, 2016

Last Call for Boards and Commissions Applications

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Calling All DeSoto Residents!!

Monday, August 29, 2016 is the last day to submit an application to serve on DeSoto Boards and Commissions!

We are looking for individuals who are interested in serving on the Building and Standards Commission. Check ...Read on...

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Posted on: August 16, 2016

Trybus Group of Dallas Breaks Ground on 200,000 sq. ft. Facility in DeSoto


“This new 200,000 square foot facility will service the challenging needs of our customers by providing faster and more efficient distribution. It will also address the growing needs of our direct-to-consumer distribution”, said owner and President, Gary ...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: July 19, 2016

DeSoto Arts Live!! - Art & Music Festival


The DeSoto Arts Commission continues to work hard to provide great artistic and cultural activities for our residents, visitors and the Best Southwest region. On September 3, 2016, the DeSoto Arts Commission is rolling out a brand new event called DeSoto...Read on...

DeSoto Arts Live
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 basisA new number to Pay-by-Phone — 1.855.748.6063
Quick account balance reviewThe ability to save your payment information in the system
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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: August 25, 2015

DeSoto's Finance Dept. Receives Comptroller's Platinum Award for Financial Transparency


DeSoto City Manager, Tarron Richardson, Ph.D., recently received a letter from Susan Combs, Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts, announcing that the City of DeSoto has earned the 2014 Platinum Leadership Circle Award for financial transparency.

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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.

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Chattey Road Improvements