City of Stanton
P O Box 370***102 West School Street
Stanton, TX 79782-0370
Phone: 432-756-3301***Fax: 432-756-2083
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CLOSURE OF CITY HALL:
Stanton City Hall will close to the public beginning November 30, 2020 until further notice. You can pay your water bill with debit or credit card at 432)756-3302. You can also pay using the drop-box to the east side of the building, or the mail slot in the vestibule, or by mailing in your payment. If you would like to set-up automatic payments please have bank name, routing number and account number available. E-pay is also available. Employees will still be present at City Hall and you may call if you have any questions or concerns. If you need to reach City Hall, please call (432)756-3301. If you need to reach the Water Department, please call (432)756-3302. These are unprecedented times and we appreciate your understanding.
Due to the closure of City Hall to the Public, Council Meetings may be attended by telephone conference. Callers may call (toll free) 1-432-714-4443 and join the meeting in this manner. Thank you again for your understanding in these times of dealing with things we aren't used to!
CITY OFFICE HOURS:
Our offices are open from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. every Monday through Friday. The offices are closed on most holidays. For after-hour calls or emergencies, call the Martin County Sheriff Office (432-756-3336) to get in touch with the City personnel who are on-call. Our mailing address is City of Stanton, P O Box 370, Stanton TX 79782-0370. The City of Stanton Attorney is Paige Skehan. Ms. Skehan can be contacted at P O Box 81, Rankin, Texas, 79778.
CITY SALES TAX RATE:
City sales tax rate is 8%. County rate is 6.25%. If you need further information on tax rates go to: ourcpa.cpa.state.tx.us
CITY BUILDING CODE:
The City of Stanton uses International Building Code 2009.
2020 CITY OF STANTON HOLIDAYS:
Holiday are: New Years Day, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents Day, Good Friday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving (day of and the day after), Christmas Eve, Christmas Day.
MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY-- JANUARY 20 PRESIDENTS DAY-- FEBRUARY 17
GOOD FRIDAY-- APRIL 10 MEMORIAL DAY -- MAY 25
INDEPENDENCE DAY-- JULY 4 LABOR DAY-- SEPTEMBER 4
VETERAN’S DAY-- NOVEMBER 11 THANKSGIVING-- NOVEMBER 26 & 27
CHRISTMAS-- DECEMBER 24/25 NEW YEAR’S 2020-- JANUARY 1
The City also observes early release/late start/school closure for bad weather days.
Should you desire to solicit in the City of Stanton, you must contact the Chief of Police to obtain a solicitor permit. The fees vary and there is a waiting period in order for the Chief of Police to run a background check on all applicants.
The City of Stanton flood elevation is 2670.5 ft.
HELP US KEEP THE LIGHTS ON!
If you see a Street Light out, go to this web site and report it. Easy as pie!