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The City of Smithville is pleased to announce that our Code of Ordinances is now available on-line.  The ordinances are categorized by chapter and you can use the online search engine to find a particular ordinance by subject, term, or phrase.  Please note that although the ordinances are currently being updated, we felt it was important that this information be readily available to citizens.   If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact Tracie Wallace at  (512) 237-3282, ext. 2101. 


To access the City of Smithville Code of Ordinances, click on the following link:

New Zoning Ordinances (CHAPTER 14 - ZONING)

New Off-Highway Vehicle Prohibited Ordinance 

Recreational Vehicles and Trailers in the Right-of-way

Golf Cart Ordinance

Golf Cart Application


The City of Smithville encourages the use of solar for residential and commercial buildings.

The Smithville Zoning Code does not specifically mention the use of solar, but the Zoning Clarification Memo confirms that the City of Smithville wishes to encourage the use of accessory photovoltaic systems and confirm for property owners that such systems are allowed in all zoning districts when conforming to certain requirements.



 As of 0945 today, the City server is down due to a malicious malware attack.  We are unable to send/receive email or process credit card payment...

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Bastrop County Commissioner's Court rescinded the county-wide BURN BAN on Thursday, September 10th.  If you must burn brush, please burn responsib...

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City Council Extends Mandatory Mask Ordinance

During a special-called meeting on August 26, 2020, the Smithville City Council unanimously voted to extend the mandatory mask ordinance until November 9, ...

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