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NOTICE OF ELECTION 5 November 2019

AVISO DE ELECCION 5 DE noviembre 2019

Bond Counsel ballot. 11.05.2019 Opens in new windowORD2019-19-Tax-Rate

During the August 05, 2019 Special Council Meeting and public hearing, Council took a record vote for the proposed tax rate for Fiscal Year 2019-2020. Concluding two public hearings on August 19 and August 26, in accordance with the provisions of Chapter 6 of the Local Government Code and Truth-n-Taxation Law, the City Council approved a tax rate for Fiscal Year 2019-2020 as $0.66000, with a maintenance and operation rate of $0.54183 and the debt service at tax rate of $0.11817.

Council Voted as listed:

  • Place 1 Rachel Huber -  Aye
  • Place 2 Dean Oberg -  Aye
  • Mayor PT David Griffin -  Aye
  • Place 4 Doug Hunt -  Aye
  • Place 5 Mike Myers -  Aye

The City of Ovilla is currently searching for board member applicants.  If you are interested in volunteering your time to be on a board, please fill out a board member application and turn it in to City Hall.  There are vacancies on the Board of Adjustment and the Park Board. 

We have a new business here in town. Cassaro Winery located at 704 W. Main St