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Identifier: MA 2019.002
Abstract The City Secretary conducts elections, is the custodian of City records, attends and records all City Council meetings, administers oaths of office and coordinates public information requests. This collection contains records collected by multiple people in their capacity as City Secretary for the City of Denton.
Dates: 1892 - 1976; Majority of material found within 1920 - 1954
Identifier: MA 2018.013
Abstract The Denton Parks Foundation, a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization has supported the activities, programs and facilities of Denton Parks and Recreation Department since 1987. For over three decades they have collaborated with the City of Denton, corporations, foundations and individuals alike to meet the needs and expectations of the community. Its purpose is to fill the gap that exists when parks needs exceed available funds. This collection contains documents, records, correspondence, reports,...
Dates: 1996 - 2015; Majority of material found within 1998 - 2013
Identifier: MA 2019.010
Abstract The first library in Denton was housed in what is now the Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum, from 1935 to 1949 when a new building was erected that is now the current location of the Emily Fowler Central Library. That building was renovated and expanded in 1968, then again in 1980s and yet again in 2005. The Denton Public Library System also consists of two branch libraries: the South Branch, which opened in 1995 and was renovated in 2009 and the North Branch, which opened in 2003....
Dates: 1934 - 2019; Majority of material found within 1968 - 2005
Identifier: MA 2019.023
Abstract The Economic Development Collection contains the historical background and involvement of the Main Street Program, Sister Cities International, and other international programs between 1966 and 2012. Its assistance to the City of Denton includes the improvements of local businesses and presevation of historic structures with the assistance of the Denton Historical Commission and the Texas Landmark Commission.
Dates: 1966 - 2012; Majority of material found within 1980 - 1999
Identifier: MA 2018.012
Abstract In 1909 the Denton Chamber of Commerce established a park committee to investigate value added by city parks in preparation of establishing the first city park for Denton. In 1912 the first official Park Board was established and subsequently written into the City Charter. The first modern City Charter for Denton was written in 1959 in which Section 5.05 created the Parks and Recreation Department.
Dates: 1876 - 2006
Identifier: MA 2019.027
Abstract This collection contains records, correspondence, reports, news clippings, and other materials that were created by the Public Affairs Office and its previous iterations. The materials contained herein are indicatve of the service this department provides to sister departments and the citizens of the City of Denton.
Dates: 1978 - 2019; Majority of material found within 1999 - 2017
Identifier: MA 2019.003
Abstract The Water Utilities Department, as it is known today, is an inter-related group of utilities and divisions with similar purpose. It is administered by the General Manager of Utilities under whom the Directors of the Water Utility and Wastewater Utility operate. The department maintains the city’s storm water runoff to reduce pollutants in surface waters, manages the wastewater system and provides water services to the City of Denton. This collection currently contains work orders, reports on...
Dates: 1940 - 2012; Majority of material found within 1947 - 1990
- Repository: Denton Municipal Archives X
- Denton Municipal Archives 5
- Denton (Tex.) 2
- Denton County (Tex.)--Maps. 2
- 5 K Run 1
- Airport Planning 1
- Apogee Stadium 1
- Cemeteries--Texas--Denton County 1
- Chilldren’s Games 1
- City Bond Issues 1
- City Planning 1
- Community Foundations 1
- Denton Arts & Jazz Fest 1
- Denton County (Tex.) 1
- Denton County (Tex.)--History 1
- Denton County Transportation Authority 1
- Denton Mural Tour 1
- Denton Parks Foundation Eureka Project 2 1
- Denton Parks and Recreation 1
- Denton Public Library 1
- Duck Derby 1 ∧ less
- City Secretary's Office (Denton, Tex) 1
- Denton Parks Foundation 1
- Denton Public Library 1
- Department of Economic Development (Denton, Tex) 1
- Parks and Recreation Department (Denton, Tex) 1