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Posted on: February 22, 2024

Certificate of Unopposed Candidates

Certificate of Unopposed Candidates

View the official notice of places 1, 3, and 5 unopposed status.

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Posted on: February 21, 2024

Places 1, 3, & 5 Are Running Unopposed

Special Election update

The Candidates for Expired City Council Places are Running Unopposed

The Deadline to file for Unexpired Positions Is March 4

The City of Gunter today announced that the candidates for expired City Council Places 1, 3, and 5 are running unopposed. The May 4 ...

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Posted on: February 20, 2024

Notice of Special Election for May 4

Notice of Special Election

May 4, 2024 Special Election

On May 4, the City of Gunter will vote on all five City Council places. You can also file for a place on the ballot until March 4. 

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Posted on: February 20, 2024

Spring Clean-Up, 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 23

2024 Grayson County Clean-up info

Grayson County Precinct One Spring Clean-Up

Grayson County Commissioner Jeff Whitmire invites Precinct One residents to Spring Clean-up. Join your friends and neighbors in keeping Grayson County country roads clean. You can drop off unused items. ...

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Posted on: February 16, 2024

File for a Place on the May Special Election Ballot by March 4

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Unprecedented Special Election

The City of Gunter is approaching a Special Election unique in its nearly 100-year history. In a Special Election on May 4, we will elect a full panel of five City Council Members. Two positions are considered “Unexpired Vaca...

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Posted on: February 12, 2024 | Last Modified on: January 12, 2023

City Hall Will Be Closed Monday, February 19 for Presidents' Day

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We will be happy to assist you when we return to the office on Tuesday, February 20.

There will be no changes to the trash and recycling schedule for the holiday.

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Posted on: February 1, 2024

Gunter Has a New Director of Planning & Development

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Eric's Extensive Municipal Development Experience Will Help Gunter Grow

On December 15, 2023, Eric Wilhite, AICP, RLA, joined the City of Gunter’s executive team as Director of Planning and Development. With roughly 30 years of experience, he has an impres...

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Posted on: January 29, 2024

New Police Chief

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Mayor Souther Swears in New Police Chief

On January 8, 2024, Mayor Souther swore in Danny R. Jones as Gunter Police Department's Chief of Police. Danny, a Veteran Marine, has honorably served in law enforcement for over twenty years and in our com...

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Posted on: January 10, 2024

Severe Winter Weather Is Coming

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Atmos Energy has issued a severe weather warning and safety information as winter weather comes to North Texas.

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Posted on: January 8, 2024

Holiday Closure

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Gunter City Hall will be closed Monday, January 15, 2024, for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. There will be no changes to the trash and recycling pickup schedule for the holiday.

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Posted on: December 27, 2023

Holiday Closure

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Gunter City Hall will be closed Monday, January 1 for the New Year's holiday.

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Posted on: December 18, 2023

May 2024 General Election

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May 2024 General Election for Expired and Unexpired Council Members 

View the flyer or go to the Elections page to find out about all the deadlines to file as a candidate, declare a write-in candidate, register to vote, and more. 

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Posted on: December 18, 2023

Merry Christmas!

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City Hall will be closed for Christmas on December 21, 22 and 25. We will reopen on Tuesday, December 26.

We wish you and your family the happiest of holidays!

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Posted on: November 21, 2023

Mission Blue Santa

Mission Blue Santa

Every Child Should Have a Happy Christmas

The Gunter Police Department is on a mission to make sure every child in Gunter has a gift under the tree. This is why we've created Mission: Blue Santa. 

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Posted on: November 16, 2023

City Offices Will Be Closed Friday, November 17 for Staff Training

Staff Training

Leave a message at 903-433-5185 and a staff member will return your call.

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Posted on: November 9, 2023

Mustang Special Utility District Has Lifted the Boil Water Advisory

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The Boil Water Advisory Has Been Lifted as of November 9

Dear Valued Customers,

Re: Boil Water Advisory Lifted and Testing Completed- PWS TX0910012

We are pleased to inform you that the boil water advisory in your area has been lifted, and comprehensive test...

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Posted on: November 8, 2023

Boil Your Water for Safety!

Boil Your Water

Boil Water Notice and Water Service Interruption

Earlier today, we experienced an unexpected main water line break, which has necessitated the temporary interruption of your water service. Our dedicated team is working diligently to address the issue and r...

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Posted on: November 7, 2023

Veterans Day Is Coming

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City Hall will be closed on Friday, November 10 for the Veterans Day holiday.

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Posted on: October 30, 2023

Join Us November 12 for the Gunter Arbor Day Celebration

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First Annual Arbor Day Celebration in Gunter

Join your friends and neighbors for the first annual Arbor Day celebration in Gunter. We aim to become the first Tree City in Grayson County. 

  • Sunday, November 12, 2023
  • 2 to 4 p.m.
  • Gunter City Park

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Posted on: October 24, 2023

November 12 is Arbor Day

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Arbor Day

Gunter's Mayor, Karen Souther, has issued a proclamation designating Sunday, November 12, 2023, Arbor Day in Gunter and urges citizens to support efforts to protect trees and woodlands for this generation and those coming up after us.

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Posted on: October 13, 2023

Political Advertising in Texas

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Do You Know What Kind of Political Advertising Is Legal in Texas?

If you plan to advertise for an election in Gunter, find out what the law allows and do the cautious thing. The Texas Ethics Commission has published a guide so you can comply with the law. ...

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Posted on: October 12, 2023

Gunter Now Has Emergency Medical Services!

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A Positive Move for the Health and Safety of Gunter Residents

New medical service availability in Gunter and southern Grayson County is an important step for the community. Services include constant paramedic supervision and ambulance availability to suppo...

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Posted on: October 10, 2023

Notice of Special Election

Special Election

Vote in the November 7 Special Election

An election will be held on November 7, 2023, in the City of Gunter, to consider Proposition A: Abandoning the City Manager form of government in the municipality of Gunter, Texas.

Applications for ballot by mail shal...

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Posted on: September 29, 2023

Open Position for City Manager

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The City of Gunter is hiring a new City Manager. The City Manager is the Chief Administrative and Executive Officer for the city and is responsible to the City Council for all city affairs.

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Posted on: September 28, 2023

Notice of Public Hearing on Rezoning

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Gunter's Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a public hearing at 6 p.m. on October 12 and 6 p.m. on 19 at the City Council meeting to hear public input regarding proposed rezoning in the City of Gunter.

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Posted on: September 28, 2023

Notice of Public Hearing on Replat

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Gunter's Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a public meeting at 6 p.m. on October 12 and October 19 at the City Council Meeting to receive public input regarding proposed replats in the city.

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Posted on: September 25, 2023

Fall Cleanup October 21, 2023

2023 Fall Cleanup

Grayson County Commissioner, Jeff Whitmire Invites You

In an effort to keep our county roads clean, Grayson County Commissioner, Jeff Whitmire invites Precinct One residents to the Grayson County Fall Clean-Up.

Drop your items off at the Precinct 1 Road and...

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Posted on: September 13, 2023

Notice of Possible Quorum

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View the Notice of Possible Quorum for Tuesday, September 19, 2023.

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Posted on: September 12, 2023

Gunter is Hiring TCOLE-Certified Police Officers

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Now Recruiting Police Officers

The City of Gunter is expanding its police force with TCOLE-certified police officers. Salaries range from $64,250 to $80,312 and include benefits. Here's a rundown of what you can expect:

  • 12-hour shifts
  • Two weekends off
  • Take-ho...
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Posted on: September 11, 2023

Notice of Special Election

Special Election

Special Municipal Election

You can vote on election day, November 7, 2023, at several different locations, or you can vote early starting October 23. 

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Posted on: September 6, 2023

Reminder: Mustang Smoke Testing Thursday, September 7th

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Don't be concerned if you see white or gray smoke coming from the sewer system on Thursday, September 7. Mustang is conducting a smoke test to locate faults in the sewer system. What do you do if you see smoke in your home? Watch the video.

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Posted on: September 1, 2023

A Historic Day in Gunter

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Something to Celebrate

In his new City Manager video, Interim City Manager Jeff Gibson talks about the Spur 121 Tollway opening and how it is expected to be an economic driver for Gunter. Jeff highlights the 10-year-plus partnership between Gunter, Grayson...

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Posted on: September 1, 2023

Notice of Public Hearings for Subdivision Ordinance

Notice of Public Hearings

T2023-001 City of Gunter Text Amendment to the City Subdivision Ordinance Action

The City of Gunter is proposing a text amendment to the City of Gunter Subdivision Ordinance to allow all minor plats resulting in the creation of four (4) lots or less to be ...

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Posted on: September 1, 2023

Notice of Public Hearings on Rezoning

Notice of Public Hearings

Notice of Public Hearings

Notice is hereby provided that the Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a public hearing on Thursday, September 14, 2023, and the City Council will hold a public hearing on Thursday, September 21, 2023, for the rezoning of pro...

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Posted on: August 28, 2023

City Hall will be Closed Monday, September 4th for Labor Day

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Labor Day Closure

City Hall will be closed on Monday, September 4 for the Labor Day holiday. We wish you and your family a safe and joyous celebration!

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Posted on: January 9, 2023

Connect with the City of Gunter

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The City of Gunter is changing and growing, becoming a comfortable hometown for more people. Find out how you can stay updated on what's happening in the city.

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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