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  1. DCHHS will be spraying for West Nile Positive MosquitoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | City of DeSoto

    DALLAS Dallas County Health and Human Services laboratory confirmed mosquito samples have tested positive for West Nile virus. The mosquito traps were collected from the 75115 zip code of DeSoto and 75116 zip code of Duncanville.

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  2. Latino Heritage FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | City of DeSoto

    Join us under the covered outdoor Amphitheater at the DeSoto Center as we enjoy the sounds of local and national Latin recording artists. Bring your lawn chairs and prepare for an evening full of live music, great food, a variety of vendors and fun for the entire family.

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  3. DeSoto Ranch Nature Trail Project Input MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | City of DeSoto

    A Public Input Meeting will be held on Monday, August 21 at the DeSoto Civic Center from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. The Parks and Recreation Department will inform the DeSoto Ranch subdivsion residents of the upcoming Nature Trail Project.

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  4. Reduce Your Library Fees and Help Support the Soaring Eagle CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | City of DeSoto

    On Thursday, August 17th, come to the DeSoto Public Library and learn about one of DeSoto's hidden treasures!! Michele Thomas, Executive Director of The Soaring Eagle Center, will present a program about the Center's services for special needs adults and their families. The Center accomplishes this goal by four means: a day program, the Thrift Shop, athletics and social events, and helping families access services provided by the State of Texas.

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  5. 2017 Notice of Tax RateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | City of DeSoto

    A tax rate of $0.739900 per $100 valuation has been proposed for adoption by the governing body of City of DeSoto. This rate exceeds the lower of the effective or rollback tax rate, and state law requires that two public hearings be held by the governing body before adopting the proposed tax rate.

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  6. Will Hold A Special Election On August 26, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | City of DeSoto

    All members of the City Council run by place but are elected at large. This means that they must reside in the district for which they are seeking election.

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  7. Master Plan Town Hall MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | City of DeSoto

    Please join the DeSoto Parks and Recreation Department in an informative meeting about the current planning effort for the future of Parks, Recreation, and Trails in DeSoto. The City is updating the Parks, Recreation, and Trails master plans and wants to hear your input.

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  8. Mosquito Spraying in DeSotoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | City of DeSoto

    The Dallas County Health Department has found mosquitoes testing positive for West Nile and will be spraying in the areas and times listed below, with the exception of previously listed "no spray" addresses.

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  9. Life Safety Awareness ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | City of DeSoto

    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 need.

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  10. A Special Election is Called to Fill Unexpired Term on City Council Place 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | City of DeSoto

    DeSoto residents who are interested in filing for this city council seat must live within the bounds of district seven to be eligible. Follow this link to view the district map.

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  11. Legislative Update Town Hall MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | City of DeSoto

    State Senator Royce West will host a public town hall meeting. Invited guests include the Honorable Curtistene McCowan, The DeSoto City Council, The DeSoto ISD Board of Trustees and the Honorable John Wiley Price, Dallas County Commissioner.

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  12. July Fireworks Festival CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | City of DeSoto

    The cities of Lancaster and DeSoto partner annually to celebrate the 4th of July! This event will include family fun, carnival-style food, bounce houses, face painting, games, live entertainment by Dru Hill and an old fashion firework show.

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  13. Fourth Friday Beneath the Stars Concert with Saxaphonist, Theresa GraysonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | City of DeSoto

    Join us for the Fourth Friday Beneath the Stars Concert with Theresa Grayson on Friday, June 23rd at 8pm in the Outdoor Amphitheater at DeSoto Town Center.

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  14. July Fireworks FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | City of DeSoto

    The Cities of DeSoto and Lancaster invite you to join them at DeSoto's Meadow Creek Park for our annual fireworks extravaganza featuring live performances by Don Diego and Dru Hill on Saturday, July 1, 2017 at 6pm.

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  15. Junior Civic AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | City of DeSoto

    The DeSoto JCA is a new 11-week program designed to expose high school juniors and seniors to the inner workings of our local government. Completion of this program offers benefits such as community service hour credit, internships in the municipal government and possible job opportunities after high school graduation.

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  16. BMX Expo & Olympic DayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | City of DeSoto

    Join us on Saturday, June 3 for the BMX Expo and Olympic Day at the DeSoto BMX Track. The Expo will start at 2 p.m. and the races will start at 5 p.m. the entire event is free and for all ages.

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  17. A Message from DeSoto's Environmental Health SpecialistRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | City of DeSoto

    Jimmy Stephens, DeSoto's Environmental Health Specialist would like to remind citizens as we go into the summer months, to protect themselves against contracting West Nile virus by following the steps in this graphic.

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  18. DeSoto Sizzling Concert GuideRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2017 | City of DeSoto

    The DeSoto Parks and Recreation Department and DeSoto Arts Commission present the Sizzling Concert Guide for this Summer and Fall.

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  19. Youth Football Registration is OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | City of DeSoto

    Registration at the DeSoto Recreation Center is open. Ages 4-12 can register. The age is determined by how old the player will be on August 1, 2017 for B, C and Flag divisions and June 1, 2017 for the A division.

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  20. Dallas Mavericks CampRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | City of DeSoto

    The Dallas Mavericks Hoop Camp will be held at the DeSoto Recreation Center on June 26 - June 30. Get your child registered today for $225 per camper . Ages 8 through 18 will be accepted.

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