Financial Transparency

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This section is meant to provide taxpayers with additional information to ensure that we are being transparent with the city's finances. By opening our books to the public, taxpayers can see exactly where their money is going.

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The City has participated in the Texas Comptrollers' Leadership Circle and for the last 4 years has received the highest level awarded for transparency. The Comptroller's Office has recently modified the transparency award and the City has chosen to participate in the new program called Transparency Stars. The program seeks to recognize government entities that open their books and provide clear and meaningful financial information to their citizens. Current Tax Rates

The table below summarizes the City's financial position for its most recently completed fiscal year, October 1, 2015 to September 30, 2016. The source of the population figures used for the per capita calculations is the U.S. Census Bureau Quick Facts population estimates, July 2015. Total full time equivalent positions for all personnel in the most recently completed fiscal year was 177.


Total Expenses
Total Revenues
Total Property Tax Revenue
Total Sales tax revenue
FY2015-2016 Total
$30,612,424
$34,834,755
$5,674,692
$10,578,683
Per Capita (11,540 est. population)
$2,652.72
$3,0818.60
$491.74
$916.69


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