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The City of Smithville is governed by a Council-Manager form of government in which the Council establishes City policy through ordinances and resolutions, and the City Manager carries out City policy and is responsible for City operations. The Smithville City Council consists of the Mayor and five Council members. The Mayor and Council are elected at large, which means they represent the entire City and that all registered voters may vote for all six places.
May 6, 2023, General Election - Early Voting and Election Day Voting to be held at the Smithville Recreation Center 106 Royston Street, Smithville, Texas
The first day to file an Application for Place on Ballot, for Council Positions 1, 2, and 3, on May 6, 2023, General Election will be January 18, 2023; the last day to file an Application for Place on Ballot will be February 17, 2023, by 5:00 PM.
The last day to file as a write-in candidate will be February 17, 2023, for the General Election
RED FLAG WARNING
This is an important message from Bastrop County, TX NWS has issued a Red Flag Warning for Bastrop County from 9 AM until 8:00 PM this Thursday due to h...read more >
FINAL WINTER WEATHER UPDATE - 2/4/22 @ 9:30 AM
As of 9:30 am, ALL roads and bridges into and out of Smithville are passable. However, there is minor sleet/ice accumulation on the shoulders and les...read more >
WINTER WEATHER UPDATE #2 - February 3, 2022 @ 3:45 P
As of 3:45 pm, ALL major roads into and out of Smithville are passable with minor ice / sleet accumulation on the 4th Avenue bridge, FM2571 bridge, or SH95...read more >