Welcome to the City of Palacios

Mayor's Message

Read the Mayor’s message on Palacios, our beautiful City by the Sea.

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City Manager

The City Manager’s message on the direction of the City organization.

Meeting Agendas

This page provides a look at our City Council Agendas and Minutes.

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.


City Hall:

311 Henderson
Palacios, TX 77465



Mon – Fri 8:30 – 4:30
Closed for lunch: 12:00 – 1:00