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Mayor Scott Saunders, Jr.
Term Expires May 2020
Mayor Scott Saunders was elected as Mayor in May 2016 and served on the City Council May of 2012 to 2016. He and his wife Leah are lifelong residents of Smithville. Scott has a Bachelor of Science Degree In Political Science and General Business Admin. from Sam Houston State University. He is a Licensed Insurance agent and Financial Advisor and owns a Farmers Insurance Agency. He is the National Legislative Director for the United Transportation Union Auxiliary and a member of the Smithville Fire Department, Lions Club, Masonic lodge, Chamber of Commerce, and First Presbyterian Church.
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 >