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City of Santa Clara - Office hours 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM, Monday - Thursday
Office phone 830 914-4443

Note:  Check with the city before property subdividing, for construction
permit requirements and roadway attachment requirements. 

Development Application and Filing Date: Submitted to the City of Santa Clara, Texas on the Third (3rd) Thursday of every month during regular City business hours.
Road work is delay on Santa Clara Loop and Wetz Rd(north of Youngsford Rd).

The  bond holder is responsible for getting the project completed per contract. The bond company is working with the construction company to complete job by mid August 2021.  If job is not complete as per contract the by 08-31-2021 the Mayor will cancel the contract due to job not completed. The city has to find a new contractor to complete the work, it will need to be rebid (posted 07-27-2021).

Upcoming Speed Limit Changes:
Santa Clara Speed Limit Map 2021 04 26
2021-008 Traffic Control Ordinance (04-26-2021)

Link will be posted on the meeting day approximately an hour prior to meeting.


CSC Proposed Budget FY 2021-2022

Public Hearing:
The City of Santa Clara City will hold a public hearing on Monday, August 23, 2021 at 6:30 p.m. The meeting will be held at the City Hall, 1653 N. Santa Clara Rd, Santa Clara, Texas, to listen to public comments concerning the budget for FY 2022. The budget is available for review on the city’s web site or at City Hall, Mon - Thur 9:00 am – 2:00 pm. 
 This budget will raise more total property taxes than last year's budget by $5,510 @ 5.9%, and of that amount $3,893 is tax revenue to be raised from new property added to the tax roll this year.  The tax rate is the same as last year

CSC FY 2019-2020 Audited Financial Statement

CSC Approved Budget FY 2020-2021


 Small Taxing Unit Notice

The City of Santa Clara will hold a public meeting at 6:30 pm on Aug 23, 2021 at City Hall, 1653 N. Santa Clara Road, Marion, TX to consider adopting a proposed tax rate for tax year 2021. The proposed tax rate is 0.1643 per $100 of value. The proposed tax rate would increase total taxes in City of Santa Clara by 5.9%. 2020 Tax Rate was $0.1643.


American Sewing Guild Sewn Marion. meets on the 1st Monday of every month at 7:00 pm.  More information contact Gail Damerau 830 914-3735

Santa Clara 4-H Club -meets on the 1st Tuesday of each month at 7 pm
For more information contact 830-914-3735/gdamerau@gmail.com or 210-268-4128/ aldersonfam4@gmail.com.

Quilt Class at City Hall - Meets every Wednesday at 1:30 pm (No classes on the 3rd Wednesdays).  For more information contact Barbara Trammell l 830 914-4069

Community Information Sharing
The city hosts informational programs at the Santa Clara City Hall.

These sessions are open to the public and are not for conducting city business.
If you would like to coordinate a session, please contact the mayor.

MAJOR ROAD REPAIR LIST > Listed in order of priority
[This list does not include all the roads in the city.]

  1. Santa Clara Loop Rd - Drainage and Level-Up.
  2. Wetz Rd. > south section connecting to Youngsford Rd
  3. Cale Drive
  4. Youngsford Rd. > from Santa Clara East to Wetz then to Marion Rd.
  5. Youngsford Rd. > from Santa Clara West to low area
  6. Youngsford Rd. > from Marion Rd. East to Union Wine and include 200 ft. of Union Wine
  7. Repairs to these sections of roads MAY REQUIRE written bids and final contract selection REQUIRES City Council approval. This list does not include 'minor' or emergency repairs.

    If you would like to discuss roads, please come to a Planning and Zoning Commission meeting.

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