NEW EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM
This could be the call that saves a life. Will you be answering your phone?
The Emergency Notification System was created to notify citizens of local emergencies that occur day or night. A new system has been implemented to more efficiently and effectively reach our citizens.
Burleson County is dedicated to providing services to the public in an efficient, responsible and professional manner. Services will be delivered in a caring, humane environment.
Burleson County is dedicated to providing a work environment where we respect the dignity, and recognize the merit of each individual employee.
Burleson County is committed to a policy of open government.
Thanks to all who participated in Burleson County’s Big Spring Clean!
From the Burleson County Office of Emergency Management
If you have recieved damages to your property due to the flooding event, you can now click the link below to apply for assistance from FEMA. or call 1-800-621-3362.
Application – Routing Request for Overweight
and Over-Length Vehicles with Valid State Permit
approved Commissioners Court 5-12-14
Send the completed application to the commissioner for approval.
Temporary Right of Way Request (effective 10-28-13)
Oil & Gas Floodplain Development (look under the business section)
Oil & Gas Development (look under the business section)
Application for Pipeline Public Road Crossing Permit (look under the business section)
Hazard Mitigation Plan
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON
BURLESON COUNTY PROPOSED BUDGET
FOR FISCAL YEAR 2018
The Burleson County Commissioners will hold a public hearing
and consider action on the proposed FY2018 County Budget on
Monday, September 25, 2017, at 9:00 a.m.
in the County Courtroom on the third floor of the
Burleson County Courthouse in Caldwell, Texas.
A copy of the proposed budget is available for public inspection
in the County Clerk’s Office during regular office hours.
“The FY2016 Budget will raise more revenue from property taxes than last year’s budget by an amount of $942,491 which is 14.19 percent increase from last year’s budget. The property tax revenue to be raised from new property added to the tax roll this year is $36,014. THE TAX RATE WILL EFFECTIVELY BE LOWERED BY 0.87 percent and will decrease taxes for maintenance and operations on a $100,000 home by approximately $4.26.
The Association of Rural Communities in Texas
The Texas Association of Counties
The National Association of CountiesMembership in these organization helps Burleson County Officials in focusing our lobbying efforts in Austin and in Washington, D.C. as well as educating us on state and federal policies.