News for Government Relations

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
Monday, April 03, 2017
          During the chamber’s Annual Membership Banquet in March, Board Chair Jim Fykes announced the adoption of a new five-year, organizational Strategic Plan.  The 2012-2017 five-year plan cycle concluded on March 31, 2017.          Based on the responses of three different focus groups, the 2012-2017 plan was updated, and adopted as revised by the full board of directors on March 30, ...read more
Categories: Government Relations, Chamber, Political