The City of Orange received its Charter as a Home Rule City on July 21, 1914. The Council-Manager form of government was adopted in 1954 and continues today.
2023 Proposed Annual Budget (PDF)
2022 Tax Year Proposed Property Tax Rate
Agendas & Minutes
Access easily searchable meeting agendas and minutes for various boards, commissions, and committees.
Access annexation-related documents.
Boards & Commissions
The City of Orange exercises appointment authority over 11 Boards and Commissions. These committees act as advisors and were created by state or local legislative authority depending on their functions.
The City Council is the city’s legislative body and includes the Mayor and six council members.
Learn more about Orange City Hall.
It is the City Manager's goal to provide you with timely and effective communication concerning activities, information, and issues that affect Orange citizens.
Access the Code of Ordinances for Orange, Texas.
Election / Eleccion
Access information about upcoming elections.