During the August 05, 2019 Special Council Meeting and public hearing, Council took a record vote for the proposed tax rate for Fiscal Year 2019-2020. Concluding two public hearings on August 19 and August 26, in accordance with the provisions of Chapter 6 of the Local Government Code and Truth-n-Taxation Law, the City Council approved a tax rate for Fiscal Year 2019-2020 as $0.66000, with a maintenance and operation rate of $0.54183 and the debt service at tax rate of $0.11817.

Council Voted as listed:

  • Place 1 Rachel Huber -  Aye
  • Place 2 Dean Oberg -  Aye
  • Mayor PT David Griffin -  Aye
  • Place 4 Doug Hunt -  Aye
  • Place 5 Mike Myers -  Aye

The City of Ovilla is currently searching for board member applicants.  If you are interested in volunteering your time to be on a board, please fill out a board member application and turn it in to City Hall.  There are vacancies on the Board of Adjustment and the Park Board. 

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City offices will be closed for Christmas beginning Tuesday, December 24 through Wednesday, December 25. The New Year will be celebrated with City offices being closed on Wednesday, January 01 and will resume regular office hours on Thursday, January 02.


It’s that time of the year again!

If you are on city sewer, your maximum sewer charges are determined by taking the lowest billed consumption water usage for the months of December, January and February (which is the usage months of November 15th, December 15th, and January 15th). This will be effective each March until the following March.

​ If you have any questions, please contact the Utility Billing Department at 972-617-7262.

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