News for Government Relations

Monday, May 21, 2018
Individuals from the Denton Chamber of Commerce were part of a recent county-wide delegation that travelled to Washington DC.    Monica Glenn, the Denton Chamber’s Government Relations Division officer, fellow board member and United Way CEO Gary Henderson, as well as TWU’s Director of Legislative Affairs, Kevin Cruser represented the Denton Chamber.  The visit was coordinated by the office of ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Government Relations, General News Article
Wednesday, April 04, 2018
The Denton City Council voted unanimously May 1 to adopt Draft H of a proposed Code of Ethics Code.   Board Chair Erik Clark addressed the City Council during the public hearing to acknowledge adjustments they made after recommendations were offered previously by the chamber’s Local Relations Committee.   Based on review of the draft by the chamber’s Executive Committee, however, Erik ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Government Relations, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, January 11, 2018
“I’m open to just about anything reasonable,” was the prevailing message offered recently by new City of Denton Fire Marshall Brad Lahart.  Brad was promoted to Fire Marshall in November 2017.  He contacted the Denton Chamber to arrange an informal update on his department’s policies and procedures, and to seek input from area professionals involved in commercial construction projects.  Local ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Government Relations, Press Release
Friday, December 22, 2017
Interaction with elected officials and public servants at all levels of government is a key component of the Denton Chamber’s overall purpose.  In preparation for the March 6 Primary Elections and City of Denton elections in May, the chamber’s Government Relations committees are preparing for a number of different projects pertinent to the 2018 voting cycles.  The State & Federal Relations ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Government Relations, Political
Monday, December 11, 2017
Former Denton County Judge and current Chief Executive Officer of the Texas Association of Business (TAB), Jeff Moseley, was the featured speaker during the chamber’s December Membership Luncheon.The Texas Association of Business is structurally similar to a local chamber, but, primarily functions as an advocate of state-level business issues.                                        Judge Moseley ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Government Relations, Political