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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGS
NOTICE is hereby given that a Public Hearing will be held before the Planning and Zoning Commission of the City of Whitesboro, Texas at 6:00 P.M., on August 4, 2016, in the City Hall, 111 W. Main Street.
The purpose of the Public Hearing is to consider amending City Ordnance 154.026, 154.027 and 154.029 to allow living quarters in commercial businesses.
This notice is issued by the direction of the Planning and Zoning Commission of the City of Whitesboro, Texas.
David Bertino, Chairman
NOTICE is hereby given that a Public Hearing will be held before the City Council at 7:00p.m. on August 9, 2016 in the City Hall, 111 W. Main Street. The purpose of the Public Hearing is to consider amending City Ordnance 154.026, 154.027 and 154.029 to allow living quarters in commercial businesses. This notice is issued by the direction of the Mayor of the City of Whitesboro.
W.D. Welch, Mayor
Whitesboro current taking applications for summer and part-time positions in the following departments:
- Parks & Recreation (PARD)
- Light Maintenance
Attention Verizon Customers
As of April 1, Verizon customers in California, Texas, and Florida will now be serviced by Frontier Communications. Residents should expect to have the same exceptional FiOS TV, Internet, and phone service from the new telecommunications provider.
Should existing Verizon customers in your municipality request more information regarding their Internet service provider transition, please refer them to the link below:
If your residents have questions regarding establishing Frontier service or switching to Frontier from their current service provider, please see the below information:
This information is also available on Local Information page and will be removed from this page beginning in May.
Annual City of Whitesboro Water Report
In 2013, the City of Whitesboro detected 9 contaminants in the drinking water. However, these contaminants were at allowable levels and no health based violations were reported. Please click on below LINK to view the current annual water quality report (CCR) and learn more about your drinking water. This report contains important information about the source and quality of your drinking water. For a translation of the water quality report or to speak with someone about the report, please call (903) 564-3311. If you would like a paper copy of the current Annual Water Quality Report mailed to your home, please call (903) 564-3311.
View more information about how the City of Whitesboro maintains the safety of your drinking water and to view the current Consumer Confidence Report (Annual Water Quality Report) in PDF format, please go to:
Water Ordinance 991
On the February 10, 2009, the Whitesboro City Council adopted ordinance 991 water rate increase; a complete copy of the ordinance may be reviewed at City Hall, 111 W. Main during regular office hours. AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF WHITESBORO AMENDING APPENDIX 1, FEE SCHEDULE, SECTION 16.00, (B) DEPOSITS AND (E) RATES; PROVIDING FOR GENERAL SERVICE RATES FOR THE SALE OF WATER; AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE.
Mayor Dee Welch presents Dustin York with a Proclamation of Recognition and Appreciation for his heroic actions during National Fire Prevention Month at the October 11, 2011 City Council Regular Meeting.
Congratulations and thanks go out to Dustin!
Keep Texas Beautiful recognizes Keep Whitesboro Beautiful and presents the Governor's Community Achievement Award of Excellence for preserving a clean and beautiful environment in the great State of Texas to be enjoyed now and by future generations.
Pictured at left is Keep Whitesboro Beautiful Vice President, Sharon Welch and Whitesboro Mayor, Dee Welch with council member Jim Keller in the background. This award was presented at the August 2008 council meeting.
Whitesboro employee, Martha Railey (Purchasing Director) and Mayor Dee Welch hold the President's Award for 2007 presented to the City of Whitesboro by the Texoma Land Water Utilities Association given with thanks to the City Employees for their outstanding support and employee dedication to the organization. (right)
WIDCO Receives CiCi Award
WIDCO is awarded the CiCi Award by Trade & Industry Development Magazine for the Community ImPact the IESI project had on the community.
IESI, Corp and WIDCO were chosen as one of the Top 15 Community Impact Economic Development Projects in the Nation for 2008. This award was presented to IESI, Corp and WIDCO by Texas Governor Rick Perry's Economic Development department.
For full details, visit tradeandindustrydev.com
Ribbon Cutting with Mickey Flood as the Corporation President (left of Janis holding the plaque).
The IESI Team is who worked to make the project happen.
The award plaques as presented by the Governor's office.
June 2008 Community Service Award Winners
The Mayor and City Council presented the Whitesboro Housing Authority with the June 2008 Community Service Award. Board Commissioners
This award is presented each month at the City Council regular called meeting as an expression of appreciation by the Citizens of Whitesboro for outstanding volunteer service to the community.
Left to right are: Chris Goedecke, Wanda Tarrant, Lynda Anderson, Marlow Foster, Board Chairman Cynthia Wood and Mayor Dee Welch.