pavilions and playgrounds. The complex is
just one reason why The Colony was selected
as the Sports Illustrated 50th Anniversary Sport-stown for the state of Texas.
Residents benefit from 18 city parks,
including the 720-acre Hidden Cove Park.
Formerly Lake Lewisville State Park, the
city leases this beautiful facility on the
lakeshore to provide camping, boating
and other water-related recreation to citizens throughout the metroplex. Other city
parks include a million-dollar water sports
complex, a 41-acre park equipped with
jogging trails, disc golf. and an amphitheater, as well as multiple pocket parks.
Stewart Peninsula Golf Course and The
Tribute Golf Course are also here.
The city is part of the award-winning Lewisville ISD, and there are are six elementary
schools, two middle schools, and a high
school within the community. Residents
enjoy the services of a dynamic, progressive
Denton is one of the fastest growing
metropolitan areas in the country. Denton
calls itself the creative and intellectual capital
of North Texas – the city’s competitive
advantage rests primarily in its academic
institutions: the University of North Texas
and Texas Woman’s University. The Univer-
sity of North Texas is the largest university
in the Metroplex. And, although Texas
Woman’s University has welcomed male
students for years, it is the nation’s largest
university primarily for women.
Denton is strategically positioned within the
Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex, where the
eastern and western segments of I- 35 join
40 miles north of Fort Worth and Dallas.
Thanks to the I- 35 corridor, Denton offers
nonstop access to either Canada or Mexico.
Denton maintains a municipal airport,
which is a controlled field. Alliance Airport
and DFW International Airport are in close
proximity making Denton able to benefit
all types of businesses, from national to
Government also has a significant presence
here with the FEMA Region VI Headquarters and the Denton State School. Major
employers include the international headquarters of Sally Beauty Company, Victor
Equipment, Jostens, Peterbilt Motors Headquarters, Morrison Milling and United
Copper Industries. Denton Community
Hospital and Denton Regional Medical
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