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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: http://z2.franklinlegal.net/franklin/Z2Browser2.html?showset=smithvilleset
New Zoning Ordinances (CHAPTER 14 - ZONING)
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.
Amended Face Mask Ordinance
Click here to read the Amended Face Mask Ordinanceread more >
BASTROP COUNTY BURN BAN IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
On Friday, July 24, 2020, Bastrop County Judge Paul Pape issued a county-wide BURN BAN in effect until further notice.read more >
CITY COUNCIL MANDATES FACE COVERINGS IN PUBLIC BEGINNING WEDNESDAY, JULY 1, 2020 @ NOON
The Smithville City Council voted unanimously to pass an emergency ordinance mandating citizens to wear face coverings in public. This action is necessary ...read more >