Rowlett is a Home Rule City subject to the State of Texas laws, rules and regulations. The City Council is elected at-large representing all residents within the City limits.
The Councilmembers, including the Mayor, serve staggered three-year terms. The Mayor Pro Tem and Deputy Mayor Pro Tem are selected by the Councilmembers each year no later than the month of July.
The City Council meets the first and third Tuesdays of every month in the City Hall Municipal Building. Work Sessions are held on the Monday preceding the first and third Tuesday regular City Council Meeting (unless it falls on a holiday, in which case there will be no Work Session). When needed, City Council will hold Special Meetings, Workshops and Public Hearings, in addition to the regular City Council meetings.
As required by law, all meeting agendas are posted 72 hours in advance on the City Hall bulletin boards and on the website, which are the City’s official posting places. The bulletin boards are located inside the foyer of the City Hall Municipal Building and at the east exit door of the building located at 4000 Main Street, Rowlett, TX 75088 (view map) and the website's Public Bulletin Board.
We listen to our residents and we are happy to hear from you. Feel free to email us your comments and concerns or you may call the City Secretary's Office at 972-412-6115.