City Council

City Council Members


As the governing body of the City of Texarkana, Texas, it is the City Council's responsibility to represent the best interests of all citizens in Texarkana, Texas, in determining the city policies and plans, enacting local legislation and adopting the city's budget.

 
City council meetings are normally held the second and fourth Monday of each month at 6:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers on the 2nd floor of Texarkana, Texas City Hall, 220 Texas Boulevard, Texarkana, TX 75501.

City Petition Policy - To submit a petition to the City Council, follow the instructions outlined here.

Proclamation Request - Complete this form and submit to the City Secretary, Jennifer Evans at j.evans@txkusa.org or City Hall - City Manager's Office, 2nd Floor.

November 7, 2017 General Election - Notice of Filing Deadline
Filing begins on July 24th for applications for a place on the general election ballot. Council seats open for the November election are Wards 2, 3, and 5.

To determine in which ward you reside, please refer to the map and find your area. If you are still unsure or have trouble using this map, please call 903-798-3900.


Council Members from left to right: Jean Matlock, Ward 1, Willie Ray, Ward 2, Betty Williams, Ward 3, Mayor Bob Bruggeman, Dr. Brian Matthews, Ward 4, Christy Paddock, Ward 5, Mayor Pro Tem Josh Davis, Ward 6. 

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