Office Hours

Tuesday – Friday: 10 am – 3 pm
Saturday:  8 am – noon

Court Office Hours

Wednesdays: 1 pm – 4 pm
Appointment Required


As stated in the Amended Emergency Order, City Hall Offices will remain open but access will be limited to the entrance foyer for everyone except employees.  If you have any questions, please call 409-283-3299.

This precaution is being taken to protect both the public and our City employees.

The Texas Workforce Commission (“TWC”) is the entity responsible for enforcing the Fair Housing Act in the State of Texas. You have one year after an alleged violation to file a complaint, but you should file it as soon as possible.

Go to to file a complaint.



Upcoming events will be added as they are scheduled.

Local Events

How to Watch SBDC Webinars


Create an account

Select “watch a webinar” and then click the “register” link for each Webinar of interest to you and “check-out”; an email will be sent to you with a link for each separate webinar

Live Webinars

What’s Hot in 2022 – Thursday, Jan. 20: Join us and be amazed as Rieva Lesonsky takes you on a fast paced, information packed journey on the very latest business and marketing trends.

Turning Prospects into Profits – Thursday, Jan. 20: There are six key steps any business can implement that will help ensure total engagement with customers.

And more…check out the updated list of live webinars, online, at your convenience…at

Recorded Webinars

Review recorded webinars by topic.  Under the Managing Finances/Taxes topic, there are many helpful recorded webinars with just a few noted below, but review all titles to select the topics that meet your business needs best.  Watch recorded webinars at a time that is most convenient for you! 

Driving Performance Through Financials – In this webinar, managing cash, controlling expenses, and managing staff considerations are among the topics that will be covered.

Money Habits of Successful Entrepreneurs – This session will show you how to manage your business finances for success.

Creating a Budget for Your Business – During this webinar, we will walk you through how to create and monitor a budget for your business and and measure your results.

Your Personal Credit Score – Have you been denied for business credit? Join this informative webinar to explore how personal credit score affects your business.

Managing Cashflow During A Crisis – In this webinar, get learn strategies and resources to help you successfully manage your cash flow during economic uncertainty.

There are many others under this topic heading, and many other sessions under additional topic headings.  The assistance is available to you…we hope you will take advantage of these opportunities!