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Insight Denton: A business offered to paint my house number on the curb. Is that necessary?
No. However, the city's property maintenance code does require you to display your house number so that can be seen from the street.
Insight Denton: How can I find out why a flag is flying at half-staff?
Insight Denton: Are trucks allowed on residential streets?
Insight Denton: Does the city inspect apartment swimming pools?
Yes, the city's health inspectors visit apartment pools two times a year.
Insight Denton: Am I allowed to place a roadside memorial in the right of way?
Yes, but there are few rules to follow.
Insight Denton: How can I find out the latest health inspection score for my favorite eatery?
The city publishes the latest scores two different ways: a monthly update on DTV and the full, cumulative compilation online.
Insight Denton: They demolished the old jail between City Hall and the Civic Center. Will that area become part of Quakertown Park?
Insight Denton: How do firefighters deal with street construction?
Insight Denton: Why hasn’t the Interstate 35E underpass at McCormick Street reopened?
And, is it affecting emergency response times with paramedics and firefighters?
Insight Denton: Why is Denton ISD building a new central services building instead of hiring more teachers?
In Texas, public schools have two pots of money they can pull from: the maintenance and operations fund and the debt services fund.
Insight Denton: Could Denton lower the voting age to 16?
Both the U.S. Constitution and state constitution clearly spell out that the legal voting age is 18, a national standard. This is also the case in the state of Maryland, but there are two cities that have lowered the municipal voting age to 16-years-old: Takoma Park and Hyattsville.