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City of Smithville Sales Tax Revenue Up 17.2%
Below are the sales tax allocations for August 2016 vs. August 2015 (retail sales made primarily in June). This data reflects RETAIL sales of goods and services subject to LOCAL sales tax. Our sales tax payment (receipt) for August was $59,668. This represents a 17.20% increase in our net payment compared to the same time last year. Basically, consumers spent more money locally in June. Our year-to-date sales tax allocations are $346,242 and trending positive at 10.99% (the highest percentage change in Bastrop County). Sales tax dollars are used to make street / road repairs and help pay for community services like FIRE and POLICE. Remember --- SHOP LOCAL….it makes a difference!!!
URGENT PUBLIC SAFETY NOTICE FOR CITIZENS THAT ATTENDED THE CITY OF SMITHVILLE COUNCIL MEETING IN PERSON ON APRIL 12, 2021
A City employee that attended the Monday, April 12, 2021 City Council meeting tested positive for COVID-19 on Thursday, April 15, 2021. The employee ...read more >
GOVERNOR ABBOTT TO RESCIND MASK ORDER AT 12:01 AM ON WEDNESDAY, MARCH 10, 2021
On March 2, 2021, Governor Greg Abbott issued Executive Order No. GA-34 relating to the opening of Texas in response to COVID-19. This order is effec...read more >
CITY OF SMITHVILLE - BOIL WATER RESCIND NOTICE (2/20/21 @ 3:00 pm).
On Thursday, February 18, 2021, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) required the City of Smithville public water system (PWS ID #011...read more >