City Government

The Gonzales City council is composed of five elected members. Members are elected at-large. That means they are not elected by districts within the City.

The Mayor is elected every two (2) years.  

City Council members are elected every four(4) years.

The City Council:

  1. Sets policy for Gonzales city government  

  1. Approves Gonzales' Annual budget and audits  

  1. Approved laws within Gonzales  

  1. Hires and fires the City Manager, City Attorney, City Engineer  

  1. Set priorities for the City Manager  

  1. Establish spending limits  

  1. Approve contracts  

  1. Meets in public following a public meeting schedule  

Regular meetings are first (1st) and third (3rd) Mondays at 6 pm at the City Council Chambers, 117 Fourth Street.  

You can find audio and video of the Council Meetings here. Go to this site to see the entire agenda packet as a searchable Pdf. 

News

Deadline for Being a Candidate
The nomination filing period for becoming a candidate in the November 6, 2018, City of Gonzales Municipal Election begins on July 16, 2018 and is…

Events

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The Gonzales City Council meets the First and Third Monday at 6 pm in the City Council Chambers located at 117 Fourth Street. Dates for future City…
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The Gonzales City Council meets the First and Third Monday at 6 pm in the City Council Chambers located at 117 Fourth Street. Dates for future City…

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The Gonzales City Council meets the First and Third Monday at 6 pm in the City Council Chambers located at 117 Fourth Street. Dates for future City…
The nomination filing period for becoming a candidate in a November City of Gonzales Municipal Election begins on a scheduled day in July of the…