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Welcome to the City of Brenham, Texas

Adopted Tax Rate Increase Notice: September 17, 2015

Pursuant to Section 26.05(b) of the Texas Property Tax Code, cities are required to post the following statement on the home page of any internet website that is operated by the city:


For additional information about the City of Brenham’s FY2015-2016 budget, use this link: Proposed FY2015-2016 Budget

Download: 2015 Tax Rate

A tax rate of .4731 per $100 valuation has been proposed for adoption by the governing body of
City of Brenham. This rate exceeds the lower of the effective or rollback tax rate, and state law requires that two public hearings be held by the governing body before adopting the proposed tax rate. Download the form for full details.

Notice of City of Brenham Public Hearing on Budget for 2015-2016 Notice: Monday, September 14, 2015

A Public Hearing will be conducted to consider the FY2015-16 Proposed Budget for the City of Brenham. The Public Hearing will be held during a special City Council meeting on Monday, September 14, 2015 at 8:00 a.m. at City Hall, located at 200 W. Vulcan St.

The FY2015-16 proposed budget for the City of Brenham will raise more revenue from total property taxes than last year’s budget by an amount of $207,149, which is a 3.87 percent increase from last year’s budget. The property tax revenue to be raised from new property added to the tax roll this year is $75,540.

Burn Ban in Effect August 26, 2015

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Proposed Budget FY2015-2016 Notice: August 07,2015

Water Distribution System Improvements July 08, 2015 - 07:49am

Update: 8-20-2015:

The improvements have begun and at this time the contractors are on Jefferson Street and working towards the rest of the listed streets below.

Beginning the week of July 13th contractors for the city of Brenham will begin water distribution system improvements in certain areas of the city.  Line replacements will be done in the following areas:

  • All of LJ Street
  • Shepard (Robinhood to dead-end)
  • Carolyn (Shepard to LJ)
  • Jane (Shepard to LJ)
  • Jefferson (LJ to Munz)

The work will take approximately 4 months.

Library Progress Update February 03, 2015

Library update presentation - download the slides

Provide Website Feedback Take A Survey!

Website Survey - for the City of Brenham: Take the website survey and help us improve the City's website.

Pet of the Month September 24, 2015

Adopt me today!

Adopt Rosie - Here comes Rosie! Rosie is ready for adoption and ready to call your place home.

Pets are available for adoption at:

Brenham Animal Shelter
2007 Old Chappell Hill Road

Read more about Animal Control/Shelter and pets ready for adoption.


Forms and downloads (most often requested)



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