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- Supervisor: Asst. Chief- David Repka
- Animal Control Officer- Karissa Boyce
Policies regarding animals and animal ordinances can be obtained at City Hall. Animals are required to be kept under control by way of leash, cord, chain (at least 10 feet in length) or fence at all times. Animals found to be wondering without supervision are either taken home or impounded for safety reasons.
Smithville has no animal shelter, therefore all animals that are impounded are taken to the Bastrop County animal shelter located at 589 Coolwater Dr. Bastrop TX, 78602 where they are dealt with according to county policy.
Citizens are encouraged to take found and abandoned animals directly to the shelter at: 589 Coolwater drive, Bastrop, TX 78602 Phone number:512-549-5160
If your animal is missing and you feel it may have been impounded call 512-237-3228
COVID-19 UPDATE: CITY FACILITY CLOSURES
The City of Smithville will close all public access to city facilities until further notice effective Friday, March 20, 2020 at 8:00 am. This includes City...read more >
BLOCKED UPRR CROSSING AT LIVE OAK AND FM2571
As many citizens are aware, the off-system bridge (built in 1936) on 4th Avenue over Gazley Creek was ordered CLOSED for public safety by the Texas Departm...read more >
Gazley Creek Bridge at 4th Avenue CLOSED
The off-system bridge at 4th Avenue over Gazley Creek was ordered CLOSED for public safety by the Texas Department of Transportation (TXDOT) at 10:25 am on...read more >