6/18/22: Unofficial Canvass Totals read more

Total Votes for Justin Florence - 701   Total Votes for Mitchell Jordan - 545

6/18/22 Temporary Disinfectant Conversion from Chloramine to Free Chlorine read more

The City of Palestine public water system, (PWS) ID 0010001, will temporarily convert the disinfectant used in the distribution system from chloramine... Read More

!!! Attention recipients of City of Palestine checks !!! read more

If you have received a check from the City of Palestine, Texas addressed to you and you are not a business that has provided products or services to t... Read More

YMCA Swimming Pool Passes read more

YMCA Swimming Pool Passes are available at City Hall, located at 504 N. Queen Street, Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. and from 2... Read More

City of Palestine Smoking Ordinance read more

Smoking Ordinance: Smoking shall be prohibited in all places of employment and enclosed public places as well as the following locations:Boarding and ... Read More

Areas of Wolf Creek Closed to the Public read more

The City of Palestine Parks and Recreation Department has announced that areas of Wolf Creek Lake have been closed to the public.Due to the recent hea... Read More

City Calendar

Governor Abbot's Executive Order GA-23

Request for Proposals (RFP)

Newly Adopted City Map

Notice of Intention to Issue Certificates of Obligation, Series 2022

Upcoming Meetings and Events

Independence Day Fireworks Celebration

07/02/2022 06:00 PM - 09:30 PM


Steven Bennett Park

Holiday City Hall Closed

07/04/2022 12:00 AM


In observance of July 4th our offices will be closed on Monday, July 4, 2022.  We will resume regular business hours on Tuesday, July 5, 2022.

City Council Meeting

07/11/2022 05:30 PM


City Hall, 504 N. Queen Street, Palestine, TX (Regular Meeting at 5:30 p.m. Work Session prior to the Regular Meeting)
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City Council

The City operates under a Council-Manager form of government with a Mayor, six (6) Council Members, and a City Manager. The Council Members are elected from single member districts for two-year terms, with the Mayor elected at large. The Mayor Pro Tem is elected by the Council on an annual basis. The Council's Mission Statement is to ensure a safe, clean, healthy, and productive city where neighborhoods are revitalized, history is conserved, the environment is protected, and where all people are empowered to reach their full potential through socialization, education, culture, recreation and wellness.
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