Civil Service Commission


 The Civil Service Commission ensures compliance with the Texas Fire Fighters’ and Police Officers’ Civil Service Act, found in Texas Local Government Code Chapter 143.  The powers and duties of the Commission shall be those granted by the state under civil service law.


  • Appointing a Civil Service Director
  • Approving Local Civil Service Rules and Regulations
  • Providing a classification system for both Fire and Police Departments
  • Conducts investigation and/or hearings relating to the administration of Civil Service     


 3 – Members


 1, 2, and 3 year staggered terms.


As needed


J. W. Bramlett  /  (903) 798-3533