New Resident Guide

Welcome to Northlake! We’re glad you’re here. The new resident guide is designed to help you and your family transition into your new home by providing helpful resources in one convenient location. Click the links below to set up new services and discover all Northlake has to offer!

Looking for something else? Let us know! Contact Town Hall at (940) 648-3290 or

Utility Providers

The following organizations provide utilities and other services to Northlake residents and residents of the Town’s ETJ. Available services depend on location. For more information and to start, stop or transfer service, please contact each individual provider via the links or contact information below.

Water and Wastewater

(940) 648-3290


(940) 321-7800
(888) 313-6862



(855) 698-5465



(888) 286-6700
(940) 321-7800

Telecommunications (Internet, Television and Phone Service)

(800) 288-2020
(888) 438-2427
(877) 854-4194
(855) 286-6666

Trash and Recycling

(817) 332-7301
(817) 222-2221

Town Services

Permits and Inspections

The Planning and Development Department handles all permitting and building inspections. 

Residential Alarm Permits

The Town of Northlake does not require residents to obtain a residential alarm permit.

Public Safety

Northlake Police Department

The Northlake Police Department can be reached for non-emergencies at (940) 349-1600, extension 9. If you are experiencing an emergency, please dial 911.

The Northlake Police Department (NPD) strives to keep the community informed of events occurring in the community and educate citizens in personal safety and property crime prevention. To accomplish this, NPD follows a community policing model that encourages NPD officers to communicate with the citizens about crime prevention, safety, and crime occurring in the area. NPD pursues open lines of communication and partners with the community to provide the highest quality of life for those who live, work or pass through our town.

Northlake Police Department Community Programs:

  • Crime Watch Program
  • House Watch/Vacation Watch Program
  • Nixle Alert System
  • Project Childsafe
  • Neighborhood Watch - Video Volunteers

Denton County Emergency Services District (ESD) 1

The Denton County Emergency Services District (ESD) No. 1 is a political subdivision of the State of Texas dedicated to providing fire protection, fire prevention education, and emergency medical services in the communities of Argyle, Bartonville, Copper Canyon, Corral City, Northlake, and surrounding areas of Denton County.

Special Districts

Special districts are geographic subdivisions established to provide services and/or infrastructure to an area or neighborhood. Property owners within a special district may pay an additional property tax to support the district. For more information on each of the special districts within Northlake's town limits and ETJ, click here.

Property Tax Rate

Town of Northlake residents have enjoyed the same low tax rate of $0.295 (per $100 of property valuation) for over 20 years... one of the lowest in Denton County! To find out more about how the Town of Northlake works to keep taxes low and quality of service high, click here.

Connect with Us!

Subscribe to the Town’s communications channels via the links below to stay informed on Northlake news, events and more!

Notify Me® Email and Text Message Notifications

The Notify Me® system allows subscribers to opt in to email and/or text message notifications for Town news, bids and proposals, employment opportunities, meeting agendas and more.

Nixle Community Information Service

The Northlake Police Department has implemented Nixle as a communication tool to keep citizens informed about special events, road closures, and other relevant information that is occurring in Northlake.

Everbridge Emergency Notification System

The Argyle Fire District provides mass notification services for urgent and emergency needs via phone, text, email and TTY services through the Everbridge Emergency Notification System.

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