Building and Code Enforcement

The mission of this department is to promote the health and safety of the citizens by ensuring that all applicable electrical, plumbing, and general construction codes are being met, and that codes setting standards for various nuisances such as trash, junk, litter, weeks, and junk cars are being enforced. This department also administers the health codes and inspects the public food service industry for sanitation.

The Building Official enforces compliance with the City codes through issuance of various permits, and through actual inspection of building sites. Additionally, the Building Official and the Code Enforcement Officer promote the abatement of substandard buildings and structures as weel as the abatement of other health and welfare nuisances.

The Building Inspections/Code Enforcement Department funds 2 positions: 1 full-time Building Official/Inspector, and 1 full-time Code Enforcement Officer. Supervision for this deparment is by the City Manager.

Municipal Court


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The activities of the Judicial Department include all Municipal Court duties.  Funding for the Municipal Judge, two Deputy Court Clerks, as well as the City Attorney is included in this department’s budget. 

Mexia Municipal Court - Limestone> County

Regular Office Hours: 8am-5pm Monday thru Friday (with the exception of regular Holidays and City Closings).

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Judy Chambers - Judge


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Court Dockets
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of fine amounts, and other information

Human Resources

Employment Opportunities for working with the City of Mexia can be found at Human Resources at the City Manager's Department. The City of Mexia has established a goal of 100% Drug and Alcohol Free Workplace. Applicants are required to undergo drug and alcohol testing prior to employment and may be subject to further drug and alcohol testing throughout their period of employment. 




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