How to do Business with us During Public Health Emergency

Updated September 29, 2020 For all City notices about COVID-19, please see our news page.  From the office of Sherry Howard, Mayor of Tom Bean: As you may know, on March 16, 2020, I declared a local State of Disaster and Public Health Emergency for the City of Tom Bean. We are closely monitoring the changing situation of the coronavirus (COVID-19) public health emergency and complying with public health guidance. The following actions have been taken to comply with the need for social distancing. We recognize that the actions taken are the first step and that more action may be …

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Notice of Deadline to File Applications for Place on Ballot for May 1, 2021 Election

NOTICE OF DEADLINE TO FILE APPLICATIONS FOR PLACE ON THE BALLOT(AVISO DE FECHA LÍMITE PARA PRESENTAR SOLICITUDES PARA UN LUGAR EN LA BOLETA) Notice is hereby given that applications for a place on the Tom Bean Regular Election ballot may be filed during the following time: Se da aviso por la presente que las solicitudes para un lugar en la boleta de la Elección Regular de City of Tom Bean se pueden presentar (marcar una con círculo) Start date: January 12, 2021 – End Date: February 12, 2021 from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM Three City Council seats will be …

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January 11 2021 City Council Agenda

Agenda Consent Agenda Items 6. 102.005 – Administrative Investigations 7. 102.007 – Uniform Standards 8. 102.020 – Media Relations 9. 103.002 – Response to Resistance 10. 103.003 – Firearms 11. 103.011 – Profit Driven Enforcement 12. 103.013 – Departmental Awards 13. 103.014 – Use of Agency Owned Vehicles 14. 103.017 – Discharge Documentation 15. 103.045 – Police Reserve Program 16. 103.059 – Code Ordinance Compliance 17. 103.063 – Exposure Control Plan 18. Weapons and Ammunition Specifications 19. TBPD Auction List Regular Agenda Items 20. Tom Bean – Annexation Petition (Signed) Department Reports EMS December 2020 Report Fire Department December 2021 …

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New Signs Welcome Visitors on Highway 11

Welcome Sign at the entrance to the City of Tom Bean

Thanks to the Tom Bean Economic Development Corporation (EDC Type B), drivers entering the City of Tom Bean on Highway 11 from the east and west will see brand new welcome signs. The new signs are mounted with brick and stone masonry and read: “Welcome to Tom Bean, Texas: A Touch of Heaven on Highway 11.” The old signs were due for replacement as they had become weather-worn. Tillett Construction did the installation.

Tom Bean Volunteer Fire Department Acquires New Equipment

Thanks to a couple of the council members and a local benefit, the city was able to provide a $1,000 donation to our Tom Bean Volunteer Fire Department, allowing them to replace a more than 20-year-old piece of equipment, a thermal image camera (TIC). These handheld devices display crisp thermal images, helping firefighters attack fires more strategically, maneuver through smoke more easily, and save lives. Donations always welcome to help buy and maintain equipment. The department’s budget is just $25,000 for the entire year, and this barely covers operating costs such as insurance, fuel, loan payment, etc. Donations can be sent to: …

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Hiring Full-Time Court Clerk – Tom Bean Municipal Court

The City of Tom Bean is hiring for the position of Court Clerk. Full-Time $16.00 / hour based on experience Job Details Location: City of Tom Bean, TX 75491 Department: Legal / Municipal Court – Municipal Court Division: Municipal Court Job Status: Full-Time Shift: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Days Worked: Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri. Hour Per Week: 40 Details: Starting rate of pay: $16 / hour The City of Tom Bean is seeking a Municipal Court Clerk. The Municipal Court Clerk assists the City Secretary with the coordination of the administrative activities of the municipal court along with …

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City Council Agenda Dec. 14 2020 – video avail.

Due to the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency, Governor Greg Abbott issued an order allowing telephonic or online meetings in order to reduce face-to-face contact for government open meetings. Because our City Council and staff constitute almost 10 people, we ask that you not attend the meeting in person, and instead attend virtually. Information to access the meeting is provided below. To join the Zoom Meeting: https://txcourts.zoom.us/j/7322352454 Meeting ID: 732 235 2454 Password: Tombean20 Call in: 1-346-248-7799 Agenda: Documents for Review: 6. 102.005 – Administrative Investigations 7. 102.007 – Uniform Standards 8. 102.020 – Media Relations 9. 103.002 – Response to …

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Special Session City Council Agenda 11-16-20 – video avail.

SPECIAL SESSION TOM BEAN CITY COUNCIL 201 S. Britton St. Tom Bean, TX 75489 6:00 p.m./Monday, November 16, 2020 cityoftombean@cableone.net Due to the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency, Governor Greg Abbott issued an order allowing telephonic or online meetings in order to reduce face-to-face contact for government open meetings. Because our City Council and staff constitute almost 10 people, we ask that you not attend the meeting in person, and instead attend virtually. Information to access the meeting is provided below. To join the Zoom Meeting (deleted after meeting) Agenda: Complete Meeting Video: