COVID 19, or the Coronavirus

In accordance with the Stay Home, Work Safe order issued by Harris County, the City of Baytown has closed all City facilities to the public until April 3rd.  Following CDC guidelines, we have canceled all City events, programming, and City venue rentals for 8 weeks.  Some  City services will continue to run, but in a modified format through digital or other distance means. We would like you to know that the City is in daily contact with State and County Health and Emergency Management Officials. We continue to address the situation in cooperation with all of our partners in government and industry. While you’re likely to see various reactions to the situation, we ask that you remain calm.  We will continue to keep you updated here and via our social media channels

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Boards & Commissions

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Apply to Serve on a Board, Commission or Committee

The City of Baytown has many boards, commissions and committees, made up primarily of resident volunteers who provide their insight and expertise to support and advise City Council and staff on a variety of issues and policies.

Community service is a wonderful and rewarding opportunity to make a positive impact on your community.   If you are interested in applying to serve on one of the City's boards, you may complete the online form or submit an application to the City Clerk's Office via email to, via fax at 281-420-5891 or by mail or in person at 2401 Market Street, Baytown, Texas 77520.

For a complete list of the City's boards and members, please click below:  

List of Current Board Members & Vacancies

For descriptions of the duties of each board, commission or committee, please click on the links below:

Board, Commission or Committee


Animal Control Advisory Committee   View
Baytown Area Water Authority View
Baytown Crime Control and Prevention District  View
Baytown Fire Control, Prevention, and EMS District  View
Baytown Municipal Development District   View
Board of Adjustment  View
Charter Review Committee  View
Civil Service Commission  View
Community Development Advisory Committee  View
Construction Board of Adjustments and Appeals  View
Ethics Commission  View
Industrial Appraisal Review Board  View
 Library Advisory Board  View 
 Parks and Recreation Advisory Board  View 
 Planning and Zoning Commission  View 
Redevelopment Authority  View 
 Sign Committee  View 
TIRZ No. One, City of Baytown   View