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 all registered voters may vote for all six places.
May 4, 2024, 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 4, 5, and Mayor, on May 4, 2024, General Election will be January 17, 2024; the last day to file an Application for Place on Ballot will be February 16, 2024, by 5:00 PM.
The last day to file as a write-in candidate will be February 16, 2024, for the General Election
Extended Burn Ban Order: 9/14-10/10/23
The extended Burn Ban Order approved in Commissioners Court on 9/11/2023. The extended Order will go into effect on, September 14, 2023, at 5:00 PM, and...read more >
ERCOT issues Conservation Appeal
TXANS Update—August 24, 2023: ERCOT has issued a Conservation Appeal for today, Aug. 24, from 3 – 10 p.m. due to extreme temperatures, continue...read more >
Burn Ban Extended
Burn Ban has been extended through September 14, 2023.read more >