Between Austin, San Antonio, Houston & Bryan/College Station
Smithville's Richard D. Latham Cultural District
A partnership between the Lost Pines Artisans' Alliance and the City of Smithville, the Richard D. Latham Cultural District was established on September 5, 2013 through the Texas Commission on the Arts Cultural District Program.
CITY OF SMITHVILLE
Cultural District (attn: Jill Strube)
PO Box 449
Smithville, TX 78957
Wayfinding Sign Project
... A Cultural District project in partnership with the Smithville Area Chamber of Commerce/Keep Smithville Beautiful Committee.
Smithville has selected its Wayfinding Signs! Thanks to everyone who participated. To the Artists/Designers who submitted their ideas, to the community for voting and commenting on the proposals, to the members of the Jury, and to City Council. And many thanks to the Texas Commission on the Arts, which provided half of the funds needed to make this project a reality. The "Smithville History" concept by David Kampa has been selected and will be installed before the end of August, 2021.
Information about the three submitted concepts is available here:
Smithville Cultural District Public Meetings
April, 2020 -- Canceled due to COVID-19
GOVERNOR ABBOTT TO RESCIND MASK ORDER AT 12:01 AM ON WEDNESDAY, MARCH 10, 2021
On March 2, 2021, Governor Greg Abbott issued Executive Order No. GA-34 relating to the opening of Texas in response to COVID-19. This order is effec...read more >
CITY OF SMITHVILLE - BOIL WATER RESCIND NOTICE (2/20/21 @ 3:00 pm).
On Thursday, February 18, 2021, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) required the City of Smithville public water system (PWS ID #011...read more >
BOTTLED WATER DISTRIBUTION UPDATE
The Rec Center Staff and Smithville PD gave out 120 cases (3,840 bottles) of water to Smithville residents in less than 1-hour. THERE IS NO MORE WATE...read more >