Community Enhancement

Fee Began in March 2016 Utility Billing Cycle


A monthly fee to fund expanded community cleanup and beautification efforts in the city that is applied to City utility customers.

Current rate:
     Residential: $1.50
     Commercial: $5.50

Funding Use


The money raised by the fee will be used to fund recurring community enhancement and beautification activities as well as 1-time programs which include:
  • Matching fund program for Dumpster enclosures- more information to come.
  • Mowing and trash pick-up-increases the number of trash pick-ups and mowing along IH-35 and city right-of-ways, as well as in parks and other City common areas
  • Programs such as landscaping the median on Craddock Avenue and purchases of a new street sweeper for Downtown, additional recycling and trash containers for parks, and supplies and equipment for a neighborhood beautification trailer