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Agendas & Minutes
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All our City Ordinances are found on Here.



When new City Ordinances are passed but are not yet in the City Code, you can find them Here.


Mission Statement 

Our mission is to deliver the highest level of service while providing leadership, integrity, and efficiency that promotes the greatest quality of life and public confidence.


The City of Palacios will continue to provide municipal services through efficient, effective and progressive governance allowing individual, families and businesses the opportunity to thrive in a friendly, safe and dynamic environment.

Elements of the Vision

1.     We strive for quality and entertainment developments.

2.     We strive for adequate public services.

3.     We strive to be a safe city.

4.     We strive for job growth and higher wages.

5.     We strive for a vibrant downtown and waterfront district (a community gathering place for entertainment and shopping).

Core Values

The City of Palacios values . . .

  • Ethical behavior

  • Respect

  • Honesty and Integrity

  • Accountability to each other and the public

  • Teamwork

  • Initiative and Innovation

  • Fiscal responsibility

  • Excellent customer service

Value Statements

  • We exhibit personal integrity with every decision.

  • We serve by leading and lead by serving.

  • We show a high level of respect and concern for our coworkers and customers.

  • We encourage creativity and innovation to improve our effectiveness.

  • We learn and grow in a progressive work environment.

  • We excel through desire, determination, and dedication.