Welcome to the City of Tioga!
Located in the southwest corner of Grayson County, Tioga is in the heart of “horse country” and provides our citizens with the “best of both worlds”… they are close enough to enjoy all the amenities of the Dallas/Ft. Worth Metroplex (only 46 miles south of us) while still enjoying the rural charm and values of a small town. Come see what makes the City of Tioga so special! If you need help, we are ready to assist you. Check out our calendar on the right for upcoming events, navigate the quick links to find the information you’re looking for and visit our pages to find out more information about this wonderful community.
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The Tioga Volunteer Fire Department will be holding their annual Breakfast with Santa on December 1, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. The event will be held at the Tioga Fire Department, 601 Main Street, Tioga, Texas.
The Tioga Economic Development Corporation will be holding the annual Christmas Parade on December 1, 2018 beginning at 6:00 p.m. The parade will start at the Tioga Middle School located at 405 N. Florence Street and end downtown on the square in the 200 block of Gene Autry Street.
NEW FEES IN EFFECT
Several Ordinances were passed at the November 10, 2018 Council Meeting that changes the fees charged by the City of Tioga. The Ordinances have been posted on this website. Click here to see the List of Fees adopted September 10, 2018.
BOARD VACANCIES – TIOGA INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION
The City Council is taking applications for interested individuals to fill vacancies on the board of the Tioga Industrial Development Corporation (4A).
The types of projects permitted under Type A include the more traditional types of economic development initiatives that facilitate manufacturing and industrial activity. For example, the Type A tax can be used to fund the provision of land, buildings, equipment, facilities, expenditures, targeted infrastructure and improvements that are for the creation or retention of primary jobs for projects such as manufacturing and industrial facilities, research and development facilities, military facilities, including closed or realigned military bases, recycling facilities, distribution centers, small warehouse facilities, primary job training facilities for use by institutions of higher education, and regional or national corporate headquarters facilities.6 The Type A sales tax may also fund business-related airports, port related facilities, and certain airport-related facilities 25 miles from an international border,7 as well as eligible job training classes, certain career centers and certain infrastructural improvements which promote or develop new or expanded business enterprises.
Anyone interested in volunteering to serve on this Board should fill out an Application for City Council – Appointed Boards and Commissions and return it to the office of the City Secretary at City Hall, 600 Main Street, P.O. Box 206, Tioga, Texas 76271.
STATE REVOLVING FUND PROJECT PUBLIC AWARENESS
Name of Project and Community: New Water Well and Transmission Line for City of Tioga, Texas
Name of DWSRF administering agency: Texas Water Development Board
Funded in whole or in part by DWSRF: Wholly Funded by DWSRF
Brief description of project: Dig a new water well and install transmission line from well to water treatment facility