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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Our offices are open from 8:00 a.m. to Noon and 1:00 p.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.
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
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 and the day after.
2016 CITY OF STANTON HOLIDAYS
MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY-- MONDAY, JANUARY 18 PRESIDENTS DAY-- MONDAY, FEBRUARY 15
GOOD FRIDAY-- FRIDAY, MARCH 25 MEMORIAL DAY --MONDAY, MAY 30
INDEPENDENCE DAY-- MONDAY, JULY 4 LABOR DAY-- MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 5
VETERAN’S DAY-- FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 11 THANKSGIVING-- THURSDAY & FRIDAY
NOVEMBER 24 & 25
CHRISTMAS-- FRIDAY 23 & MONDAY 26 NEW YEAR’S 2017** MONDAY JANUARY 2
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 solicitior 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.
Jim Smith is the current Mayor and the City Manager is Michael Adams. Patsy Simer is the Financial Director.
HELP US KEEP THE LIGHTS ON!
If you see a Street LIght out, go to this web site and report it. Easy as pie!
ORDER ADOPTING 2014 TAX RATE
"The tax rate will raise more taxes for maintenance and operations than last year's tax rate. The tax rate will effectively
be raised by 9% and will raise taxes for maintenance and operations on a $100,000 home by approximately $103.00."
(Tax Code 26.05 (b) (1)