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
Main Street Repaving
A paving Contractor will be applying seal coat and re-striping traffic lines and parking spaces on Main Street, NW 2nd, and NE 2nd (weather permittin...read more >
Burn Ban in effect
BURN BAN is in effect as of 4 p.m. Tuesday, October 11, 2022 through Monday, October 24, 2022. See order here.read more >
Road Closure: SH 95
A section of SH95 from FM 2571 to Loop 230 is scheduled to be closed nightly on Friday, 10/7 and Saturday, 10/8 from 8:00PM to 7:00AM. A detour has been es...read more >