We are glad that you are interested in the City of Kempner. We hope our website will be an assistance to you. Of course, if you have any concerns or questions, the City Hall contact information is listed below. The City operates as a Type A General-Law Municipality. Council Meetings are held at the City Hall at 6:00 PM on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month. All of the city offices, municipal court, council chambers and the police department are housed in the City Hall.
The City of Kempner, a Type A General Law Municipality of the State of Texas, is a community of rural living and traditional family values. The mission of the elected government and city staff is to build a culture of honesty, high morals, and exceptional ethics. To provide for the financial stability of the City. To establish ordinances to protect the health, safety, and general welfare of the citizens. To abate nuisances that impairs the quality of life and lowers property values. To stimulate economic development for the benefit of the City. And to always provide open government in compliance with established laws.
Closed notices are posted on the front door when offices will be closed.
The City of Kempner was founded in 1882 and was named after Harris Kempner, a Texas philanthropist, banker and railroad magnate. The city incorporated in August 1997 and according to the latest census figures has a population of 1,117.