City Hall

Physical Address: 600 Main Street, Tioga, Texas
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 206, Tioga, Texas 76271

Office Hours: Monday thru Friday 8 AM –  5 PM

Phone Number:940-437-2351

Fax Number:940-437-2432

Annexation Plan

Conflicts Disclosures (none at this time)

Budget for 2015-2016 Fiscal Year

Budget for the 2016-2017 fiscal year

Budget for the 2017 – 2018 Fiscal Year

2014 Consumer Confidence Report

2015 Consumer Confidence Report (word document)

2016 Consumer Confidence Report


The Whitesboro News Record is the official newspaper of the City of Tioga.


Sep 12, 2017 - The City of Tioga has adopted a tax rate that will raise more taxes for maintenance and operations than last year's tax rate. The tax rate will effectively be raised by 10.95 percent and will raise taxes for maintenance and operations on a $100,000 home by approximately $53.40 over the effective tax rate.

Aug 15, 2017 - Notice is hereby given that the City of Tioga will hold a Local Option Election on November 7, 2017 to legalize: The Legal Sale of all Alcoholic Beverages Including Mixed Drinks. Click on the following link to read the full notice: Notice of Local Option Election

To receive automated notices from the City by phone call, email and/or text of events such as service repairs or interruptions, sign up for general alerts from the Code Red system. Use the Code Red link on the main page to set up an account for emergency weather notifications from Grayson County and non-emergency general messages from the City.

Public Information

Texas Government Code, Chapter 252 gives you the right to access government records. To obtain information, submit your written request by mail, fax, email or in person. You may use your own form or the public information request form provided by City Hall.

We charge the costs provided by the Texas Administrative Code for research and copies of information. You will also be required to pay any costs associated with delivery of the information (postage, etc.).

The City strives to fill all request for disclosure of public information within ten (10) working days, however,  due to personnel demands, schedules and the storage location of the records there may be occasions when the disclosure of records may take time. We will contact you immediately to notify you of any delays.

 Building Permits

Contact City Hall for rules and regulations regarding building permits before you begin construction or remodeling of any structure including signs.

The City contracts with Countywide Inspection Services to perform construction plan review and building inspections. The inspection request line phone number is 1-855-220-0470.

ORD 259 -Planning and Zoning Regulations part 1

ORD 259, Planning and Zoning Regulations, Part 2

Ord 282-Temporay Signs (amends 259)

Ord 302- Land Use (amend 259)

commercial building permit

residential building permit 

Building Permit Fees




Garage Sale Permits

Permits are required in order to hold a garage sale at any time other than the “City Wide Garage Sale” held the first weekend of October. A garage sale includes porch sales, yard sales, estate sales, or any kind of outdoor auction. No more than four garage sales can be held during any twelve month period at any individual property address. No sale shall last more than three consecutive days.

Ord 76- Garage Sales

Garage/Yard Sale Permit Application

Alcohol Sales Permits

At an election held November 8, 2011 the majority of the voters in a local option election opted to allow the legal sale of all alcoholic beverages for off-premise consumption only. Before sales of any alcoholic beverages for off-premise consumption may begin a City Permit must be obtained.

Ord 298- Alcohol permit fees

Permit for Peddling, Solicitation, Itinerant Vendor, or Itinerant Merchant

Any person, partnership, firm or corporation wishing to peddle, sell, solicit, exhibit or take orders for any goods, wares, merchandise, foodstuffs, services, and subscriptions to magazines or publications must first obtain a permit from the City Secretary.

Ord 271- Peddler or Solicitor Permits

Application for Solicitation Permit

Please contact Donna Carney ( with any questions.

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