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City Council

Run for City Council?

Procedure for Filing for Office: Any qualified person who desires to become a candidate for election shall file an application with the City Secretary not earlier than sixty days, nor later than the thirty-first day prior to the election date or within such other time as may be allowed by Texas Election Code. Such an application shall clearly designate the office to which the candidate seeks election, and shall contain a sworn statement by the candidate that he or she is fully qualified under the provisions of this Charter to hold the office sought.

Request to be placed on a City Council Agenda?

Any individual wishing to have an item placed on the agenda shall submit a written request to the city manager and/or the mayor and council. Such written request, as a minimum, shall set forth the precise nature of the issue; the remedy sought; indicate what, if any, administrative steps have been undertaken to resolve the matter; and such further information as the city manager shall deem pertinent. Any individual wishing to be on the agenda will be mailed an agenda or otherwise notified.

Contact my Council Members?

You can contact your Council Members via email. Click Here to get their email addresses.

City Secretary

Apply for Solicitors Permit?

Solicitors Permits can be applied for at City Hall, at the Utility Front Desk.

Apply for Alcohol & Beverage Permit?

The application process begins at the TABC level and once approved, the TABC paperwork is required to be reviewed and signed by the City Secretary.

Records Retention

Request copies of public information?

Click here for the Request for Public Information form, fill it out, and forward it to the Records Retention Officer to be processed. The request can mailed to: Attn: Records Retention Officer, P.O. Drawer 400, Ingleside, TX 78362. The request can also be hand delivered to City Hall, 2671 San Angelo Street, Ingleside, TX 78362. It can also be faxed to 361-775-0109, or emailed to the Records Retention Officer at dredford@inglesidetx.gov.

Human Resources

Apply for position with the City?

The City of Ingleside does not accept unsolicited applications or resumes. Click Here to see all positions currently available with the City of Ingleside.

Economic Development

If I want to start a business in Ingleside, where should I start?

Anyone wishing to start a business in Ingleside can contact the Small Business Development Center at Del Mar College for information and assistance on every aspect on the path of making your dream of owning your own business a reality. Also, Click here to view the City of Ingleside’s Economic Development section.

I’m looking for a property on which to build my business. Where can I find a list of available properties?

Ingleside Prospector is the best way to find available properties for your business. You can customize your search results and get reports. Call the realtor listed with the property listing to get the best possible service and the fastest response.

Pubic Works

Just moved to Ingleside, how do I get water, sewer and garbage collection service?

Call the Utility Services Department at City Hall, 361-776-2517, Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm.

I paid my bill, but I turned on the faucet and I have no water, who should I call?

Call the Utility Services Department at City Hall, 361-776-2517, Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm. After hours or on week-ends, call the Ingleside Police Department, 361-776-2531 and they will dispatch the appropriate personnel.

The water coming out of my faucets is discolored or has an odor, who should I call?

Call The Public Works Department at 361-776-7409, Monday through Friday, 8 am to 5pm. After hours or on week-ends, call the Ingleside Police Department, 361-776-2531 and they will dispatch the appropriate personnel.

The toilets in my house are backing up, what do I do? Who do I call?

Call The Public Works Department at 361-776-7409, Monday through Friday, 8 am to 5pm.  After hours or on week-ends, call the Ingleside Police Department, 361-776-2531 and they will dispatch the appropriate personnel.

Who picks up my household garbage and how often?

When you sign up for water service at City Hall, you will be given a schedule of when Allied Waste picks up in your neighborhood.  Your residence will be issued a blue garbage bin from Allied Waste and garbage will be picked up twice weekly.

I just trimmed my trees, what do I do with the limbs?

Click these links to see the Ingleside Brush Collection Routes, the 2016 Brush Collection Schedule, and the 2017 Brush Collection Schedule to find when your neighborhood is scheduled for brush pickup.  Limbs should be cut into six foot lengths and stacked by the curb, avoinding overhanging obstructions.  For additional information, please call the Public Works office at 361-776-7409, Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm.

Where can I take empty boxes, old carpet and appliances and other junk that I no longer want?

There are dumpsters available at the city yard for residents to use.  You must purchase a ticket to use the dumpsters at City Hall and then bring your items to the Public Works Yard.  Charges are based on size of load.  The current fee is $8.00 per cubic yard with a minimum fee of $20.00.  A Fee Schedule is available at City Hall and the Public Works Office.  Please feel free to call us at (361) 776-7409 for more information.

Does the city have a recycling program?

At the present time, the city does not have a recycling program.  We would love to hear your ideas on how to start one for the city.

My street has potholes, or needs repair, who do I call?

Please call the Public Works Office at 361-776-7409, Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm, to report streets in need of repair.

Who do I call about missing street name signs or stop signs?

Please call the Public Works Office at 361-776-7409, Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm, to report missing or damaged signs.

The street light outside my house is out, who do I call?

You can click here to report the street light. Or you can call 877-373-4858 to report street lights that are out. If you have a pole number or a street address, that makes locating the light much easier.

I’m putting in a fence, or removing a tree, how do I find the water and sewer lines in my yard?

Call The Public Works Office at 361-776-7409, Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm, to locate water and wastewater lines. For all other lines (electrical, cable, telephone) call 1-800-344-8377. You must call 48 hours prior to starting excavation.