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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.

Vision

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.

PUBLIC NOTICES

5-2-22 Burn Ban in Effect >>>

Community Invitation:  Artisan Round Table >>> 

Volunteer Fair Changed to Pavilion: The public event will be held on Saturday, May 21, 2022, at the Pavilion from 10 am to 12 pm:  Community Volunteer Fair >>>

MATAGORDA COUNTY JOINT ELECTION INFORMATION >>>

PUBLIC HEARING 4/28 – PLANNING AND ZONING COMMITTEE >>>

APPLY BOARDS & COMMISSIONS VACANCIES  >>>
Contact: citysecretary@cityofpalacios.org

GRAND OPENINGFIRE DEPARTMENT 4/16 >>>

ELECTION NOTICES >>>

Proposed 2021-2022 Budget >>>



2020 Annual Drinking Water ReportCCR REPORT



 

HB 305 INTERNET POSTING REQUIREMENTS FOR POLITICAL SUBDIVISIONS

12-16 Notice of Intent to Request Release of Funds  English  | Spanish

11-23 Environmental Review Record | Water/Street Improvement Project

11-23 Part 50 Environmental Review

Texas CDBG Hurricane Harvey Disaster Recovery Program >>>

Local Citizen volunteers invited to apply for vacancies on boards & committees >>>

City to Receive $250,000 Grant for Downtown Revitalization >>>



The City of Palacios Adopted a Tax Rate that will raise more taxes for Maintenance and Operations than last year’s tax rate.

THE TAX RATE WILL EFFECTIVELY BE RAISED BY 0.00 PERCENT AND WILL RAISE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS ON A $100,000 HOME BY APPROXIMATELY $0.00.



Resources for Fair Housing

Texas Workforce Commission  >>>
Civil Rights Division – Employment and Housing Discrimination
Phone: (888) 452-4778

Filing a Housing Discrimination Complaint
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development  >>>

Contacts
Fair Housing Equal Opportunity Resources  >>>
Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity (FHEO)
Phone: (800) 669-9777

City Hall:

311 Henderson
Palacios, TX 77465

OFFICE:
361-972-3605
FAX:
361-972-6555

Hours:

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