Welcome to the City of Krum, Texas

Located seven miles northwest of Denton in west central Denton County, Krum is 47 miles northwest of Dallas and 42 miles northeast of Fort Worth. Krum has a small town rural atmosphere, an excellent school system and a great location which makes it an excellent place to raise a family or to retire.

Come see why Krum is small town Texas at its best!


Monday -Thursday 7:30 am - 5 pm
(closed 1pm - 2pm for lunch)

Friday 7:30 am - 11:00 am

City Offices and the Library will be closed on Thursday, November 27th and November 28th and the Library will be also be closed on Saturday, November 29th for Thanksgiving.



Notice of Public Hearing

Notice is hereby given to all interested persons that the City Council of the City of Krum will hold two public hearings regarding the proposed voluntary annexation of an approximately 60.1 acre tract of land, said property being generally located on the east side of Hopkins Road at Radecke Road, in Denton County, Texas (legal description: Tract 15 in the John W. Gibbons Survey, Abstract No. 446, Denton County, Texas - a detailed metes and bounds description of the property is available upon request at City Hall).

Following the annexation public hearings, the City Council will at the same meeting conduct another public hearing on requested zoning of the subject property to the Single-Family Residential 4A (SF-4A) zoning district.

Applicant: D.R. Horton - Texas, Ltd.

Both annexation public hearings and also the requested zoning public hearing, and possible consideration/action on both matters, will be held during the regular City Council meeting that will begin at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, December 1, 2014 in the City Council Chamber at Krum City Hall located at 146 West McCart in Krum, Texas.

Please see complete Notice of Public Hearing here

Tree Lighting and North Pole Days


Join us on Monday, December 1, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. in Downtown Krum (parking lot just west of Johnny Joe's) for the Annual Tree Lighting! Santa will be available for pictures! Also, there will be performances by the Krum School Choirs and Ms. Rhonda's All Stars. We hope to see you there!

The North Pole Days Craft Show will be held in Downtown Krum on Saturday, December 6, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. **In case of inclement weather, it will be moved to the Krum Early Education Center (EEC).

After the Craft Show, be sure to stick around to enjoy the Parade of Lights beginning at 6:00 p.m. There will be floats of all types, horses, lighted cars, and lots more!

Immediately after the parade, come and enjoy a Chili Supper sponsored by the First United Methodist Church at the First United Methodist Church, 1001 E. McCart Street in the Sanctuary. A $5.00 donation is all that is requested to enjoy a great chili supper with cornbread and coffee, tea, or water. Come and enjoy a wonderful dinner with great company! Donations will be used for new playground equipment.

If you would like to be a part of the Craft Show or want more information about the parade, you may find additional information here.

Advertisement for Bids - Krum Park Entry Road

Sealed Bids will be received at the Office of City Secretary, 146 West McCart St., City of Krum, Texas 76249 until 3:00 P.M. on Monday, December 15, 2014. The City Engineer will tabulate the bids and notify the low bidder once references have been checked. The proposal shall include for furnishing all labor, material, equipment and performing all work required for the Krum Park Entry Road, consisting of:

  • 230 square yards of 6 inch pavement with subgrade and 490 cubic yards of topsoil.
  • Drainage improvements including 35 linear feet of 42-inch storm drain pipe installation and removal, salvage and installation of headwall.
  • Grass establishment of disturbed areas.

Plans and Specifications may be obtained from the Office of Pacheco Koch, 6100 Western Place, Suite 1001, Fort Worth, Texas 76107 on or after 12:00 p.m. on Monday, November 24, 2014. For more information, please call (817) 501-1418.

A One Hundred Dollars ($100.00) non-refundable fee shall be charged for each set of Plans and Specifications (paper only). Plans and Specifications are available here as a linked pdf.

Engineer's Estimate of Probable Construction Cost is approximately forty-four thousand Dollars ($44,000.00) - Paving and Drainage.

Adopted Budget FY 2014-2015

Adopted Budget FY 2014-2015

FY 2012-2013 Final Audit

The Krum City Council accepted the Fiscal Year 2012-2013 Audit at the Special City Council Meeting held on Monday, March 20, 2014. The audit is available by clicking the following link:

Fiscal Year 2012-2013 Final Audit

Welcome to City of Krum's newletter, The Krum Crossing!!! You can read the November 2014, Vol. II, Number 5 here. We hope that this newsletter will keep you better informed of upcoming events and provide helpful information for you and your family.

Animal Control

For lost or found animals, please call All American Dogs (animal control for the City of Krum) at (972) 382-DOGS (3647) or via e-mail at allamericandogs@gmail.com.

FY2013-2014 Adopted Budget

Below is the FY 2013-2014 Adopted Budget for the City of Krum.


Volunteers Needed for Boards and Commissions!

Volunteers are vital and the City of Krum appreciates the countless hours that citizens contribute while serving on a city board, committee or commission. We currently have openings for Library Advisory Board.

Board Volunteer Application

Weekly Residential Trash and Recycling Services
City of Krum residents will now have weekly recycling services in conjunction with the weekly trash and bulky waste collection. Please click here for more information.

Metro Safe Room Rebate Program

The Metro Safe Room Rebate Program application process is now closed. However, the North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG) will be opening an online wait list for the North Central Texas Safe Room Rebate Program (NCTRRP). Once the wait list for a county has been opened, it will not close.

Residents may not sign up for the wait list before the date it opens for the county their residence is in. Those who have already submitted an application for the Metro Safe Room Rebate Program (MSRRP) will be notified that their application was received and do not need to reapply. The wait list will be open to all 16 counties in the NCTCOG region. A set schedule of when the wait list will open for each county can be found here

The City of Krum is pleased to offer emergency notifications

The CodeRED system will be used to notify residents in Krum of impending emergency situations. If you would like to receive Severe Weather Alerts you must register via the opt in portal below.The City has been provided a contact database containing a large number of residents' contact information. However, to ensure you receive notifications, click on the link below to add your contact information. You may also log on and update your contact information if you have already registered.

Sign up for CodeRED notifications

To ensure system readiness, test messages may be sent periodically

Denton County West Nile Virus Website
The Denton County WNV website has up-to-date information in a user-friendly format. You can find information about symptoms, prevention tips, county-wide contacts, and current disease statistics in Denton County.

Click Here for more information.

Want to learn more about registering a feral cat colony?
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