West Orange TX city hall

Welcome to the City of West Orange, Texas


2700 Western Avenue , West Orange, Texas 77630-6136 ** 409.883.3468 ** westorange@cityofwestorange.com
 

The CDBG-DR Acquisition Program Application is available here.

CITY NOW SEEKING PROPOSALS FOR
GRANT ADMINISTRATOR

The City of West Orange is seeking proposals from competent service provider(s) to assist the City in the overall management of its TDEM Coronavirus Relief Fund grant. To view a copy of this RFP, click here, or email Theresa Van Meter, City Secretary at tvanmeter@cityofwestorange.com.  Please submit five (5) copies of your proposal of services and a statement of qualifications for the proposed services to Theresa Van Meter, City Secretary, City of West Orange, 2700 Western Avenue, West Orange, Texas  77630.  Proposals shall be received by the City no later than 10:00 a.m. on July 8, 2020 be considered. The City reserves the right to negotiate with any and all individuals or firms that submit proposals, as per the Texas Professional Services Procurement Act and the Uniform Grant and Contract Management Standards. Minority Business Enterprises, Small Business Enterprises, Women Business Enterprises, and labor surplus area firms are encouraged to submit proposals.  The City of West Orange is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.  Servicios de traducción están disponibles por peticion.

Now you can pay your trash bill at your convenience, any time of the day or night.

It is crucial that you complete your Census form…either on paper, online or by telephone.  By taking just a few minutes you can make a big difference in our community! 
REMEMBER…EVERY PERSON COUNTS!


DURING THIS TIME, WE ASK…AND STRONGLY ENCOURAGE…YOU TO MAKE YOUR SANITATION PAYMENTS AND PURCHASE YOUR BUILDING PERMITS ONLINE HERE ON OUR WEBSITE.

 

WE ARE WAIVING THE USUAL $1.25 PROCESSING FEES ASSOCIATED WITH THESE TRANSACTIONS FOR THE TIME BEING.

ALL RENTALS OF THE CITY’S
COMMUNITY CENTER HAVE BEEN
SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

THANK YOU FOR YOUR
ASSISTANCE AND COOPERATION.

 

 

CALENDAR

JULY, 2020
3 – City Offices closed in observance of Independence Day – PINEY WOODS WILL PICKUP TRASH AS USUAL.
4 – INDEPENDENCE DAY
13  COUNCIL MEETING
– 5:00 p.m. – inside WO Community Center 

 

 

 

Misc. Information

At its July 1, 2019 meeting, the West Orange City Council established new construction and other permit fees, which can be viewed here.

2019-2020 BUDGET AND TAX RATE ADOPTED

During its September 9, 2019 meeting, the West Orange City Council adopted the annual budget for the City for FY 2020, as well as the tax rate for tax year 2019.  You may find information pertaining to this budget and the adopted tax rate by clicking here.

COMMUNITY CENTER rental information is available here.

You may now pay your garbage bill and apply and pay for building permits on-line.  Click on the “ON-LINE PAYMENTS” tab on the top of the home page and follow the instructions from there.

The City’s Ordinance which regulates garbage disposal was amended at it’s September 10, 2018 meeting.  To see the newly-revised ORDINANCE, click here.   For a copy of the APPLICATION FOR SOLID WASTE PICKUP SERVICES, click here.

At its Monday, April 13, 2015 meeting, the West Orange City Council adopted an ordinance that establishes requirements for residential rental property to be registered and inspected annually.  For a copy of the RENTAL REGISTRATION/INSPECTION APPLICATION, click here.

The WEST ORANGE VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT is now seeking applicants for membership in the department. Interested individuals must be at least 18 years of age, be of good moral character, live within 5 miles of the city limits of West Orange and have a valid Texas driver’s license. Applicants must be willing to commit time to the department and the City by faithfully attending and participating in drills and various training sessions. Applications are available at West Orange City Hall, 2700 Western Avenue, West Orange, Texas or click here.

NOTICE OF APPOINTMENT On July 25, 2011 at a legally held, open session, regular council meeting, the City of West Orange City Council appointed the following members to the “Fair Housing Activity Statement – Texas” (FHAST) Work Group:  Group One members include (2): Council Member Shirley Bonnin Director of Public Works Michael Stelly.    Group Two members include (3): Protected class member Frances Lopez,  Affordable Housing provider Dean Fuller,  School District Member Ruth Hancock.  (Mrs. Lopez and Mr. Fuller were appointed to fill open positions on October 7, 2019.)

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