Traffic Delays Expected – BP MS-150 (April 30, 2017)
Expect traffic delays on Hwy 71 and FM 153 in Smithville due to the annual BP MS-150 Fundraiser bike ride from Houston to Austin on Sunday, April 30, 2017. Delays will be heaviest from 7:00 am to 1:00 pm. The BP MS 150 is a two-day fundraising bike ride organized by the National MS Society (South Central Region). The BP MS 150 is the largest of the 100 Bike MS events in the United States with 11,000 cyclists and 3,000 volunteers with countless spectators along the route and at the finish line in Austin. The fundraising goal for the 2017 BP MS 150 is $16 million dollars. This will help fund research and services for the 2.3 million people worldwide living with multiple sclerosis. PLEASE DRIVE SAFELY and yield to cyclists.
CITY OFFICES CLOSED UNTIL 10:00 AM THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2023
The National Weather Service is predicting 100% chance of sleet and freezing rain this evening and tomorrow. Overpasses, bridges, and most roadways are exp...read more >
WINTER WEATHER ALERT: Due to freezing drizzle and rain, the City of Smithville will delay opening until 10:00 am tomorrow. Please be careful on the roadw...read more >
City Hall Closed today from 11:30-1:30
City Hall will be closed today January 12th from 11:30 to 1:30 for a staff meeting. We apologize for any inconvenience.read more >