Lufkin City Council Monthly Meetings
Lufkin City Council meetings are held on the first and third Tuesday of each month.
Check the city's calendar for exact dates
ICY Weather Update!
City Offices will not open until 10:00 AM.
Due to Icy Weather Conditions all Gov. offices are delaying opening on Tuesday Jan. 16th until 10:00 AM; this includes both City and County Gov. agencies. Lufkin ISD Classes are cancelled for the Day. Ellen Trout Zoo will be closed today. Road Conditions are extremely icy - If you must drive please take it slow and be very careful.
Bundle up and Stay Warm Lufkin! Freezing Tempatures Expected all week!
Also, as you prepare for the freezing weather, here are a few plumbing tips to remember:
-Insulate all outdoor faucets and pipes.
-Disconnect water hoses.
-Insulate all backflow prevention devices.
-Before calling a plumber, contact the City of Lufkin at 936-630-0545 during
normal business hours or at 936-633-0356 after hours.
NOTICE OF DEADLINE TO FILE APPLICATIONS FOR PLACE ON THE BALLOT
- (AVISO DE FECHA LÍMITE PARA PRESENTAR SOLICITUDES PARAUN LUGAR EN LA BOLETA)
Notice is hereby given that applications for a place on the City of Lufkin May 5th, 2018 Regular Election for Mayor, Ward No. 2 and No. 4 Councilmember ballot may be filed...
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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
The City of Lufkin Building Standards Commission will conduct a Public Hearing during their Called Meeting on December 19, 2017. This Commission meeting will begin immediately following the Regular City Council Meeting scheduled for 5:00 p.m. on December 19, 2017.
The Public Hearing will be conducted to determine compliance with City of Lufkin Ordinance No. 4522.
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The City of Lufkin is hiring an Economic Development Director
The City of Lufkin is hiring an Economic Development Director to foster and support strong working relationships with public, private and non-profit sector partners to develop and implement long-range strategies to ensure the economic health and vitality of the City of Lufkin.
A City of Lufkin job application must be submitted to be considered for this position. Questions and resumes should be directed to Rodney Ivy, (936) 633-0229 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Apply Monday-Friday, 8 am – 5 pm. Human Resources Department: Room 226, 300 E. Shepherd Ave., Lufkin, TX, 75901, www.CityofLufkin.com.
Visit our Economic Development page for details
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING FOR ANNEXATION
The City Council will consider the following item at the December 19, 2017 meeting:
The City of Lufkin is considering the Second Reading of an Ordinance for the annexation of an area described as lying within the eastern area of the City’s Extraterritorial Jurisdiction including a portion of East Lufkin Avenue, and including property identified as ABS 0453 Massingill WM., Tract 17, Acres .45, ABS 0453 Massingill WM., Tract 18, Acres .81, and ABS 0453 Massingill WM., Tract 19, Acres 1.13 (less the northern portion of approximately .55 acres). A map of the area is available from the City of Lufkin Planning Office in Room 221 of the City Hall building.
The item will be heard in the Council Chambers of City Hall located at 300 East Shepherd Avenue by the City Council on Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at 5:00 PM.
NOTICE OF 2017 TAX YEAR PROPOSED PROPERTY TAX RATE FOR CITY OF LUFKIN
A tax rate of $0.531135 per $100 valuation has been proposed for adoption by the governing body of CITY OF LUFKIN.
PROPOSED TAX RATE
$0.531135 per $100
PRECEDING YEAR'S TAX RATE
$0.529942 per $100
EFFECTIVE TAX RATE
$0.531135 per $100
The effective tax rate is the total tax rate needed to raise the same amount of property tax revenue for CITY OF LUFKIN from the same properties in both the 2016 tax year and the 2017 tax year.
YOUR TAXES OWED UNDER ANY OF THE ABOVE RATES CAN BE CALCULATED AS FOLLOWS: property tax amount= (rate) x (taxable value of your property)/100
For assistance or detailed information about tax calculations, please contact:
Billie Page, PCC, CTOP
Angelina CountyTax Assessor-Collector
606 E. Lufkin Ave., Lufkin, TX 75901
Tire and Electronic Collection Day
Bring up to 8 tires for no charge. A large variety of electronics will be accepted.
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Online Links Available to Follow Comprehensive Plan
Burditt Consultants, consultants assisting the city with the development of a new comprehensive plan, now provide online sources to follow the process. Visit Lufkin Comprehensive Plan Webpage. On Facebook search for Plan Lufkin.
City Manager Keith Wright Talks About City's Comprehensive Plan
Watch an interview from February's City Hall Update news show with City Manager Keith Wright addressing the new Comprehensive Plan.