Town Hall Tuesdays

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The City of Mesquite's Town Hall Tuesday program was initiated in 2016 in an effort to educate and engage citizens. Every Town Hall Tuesday features a new topic and includes activities to interact with City staff. All Town Hall Tuesdays, unless specifically stated, are held from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. at Mesquite City Hall, 757 N. Galloway Avenue.

2024 Town Hall Tuesdays

  •  January 23, 2024 City Hall 101. The City of Mesquite will host a City Hall 101. This Town Hall Tuesday will be hybrid, we encourage residents to submit questions they want answered, at the Jan. 23, 2024 Town Hall Tuesday, for departments presenting: Neighborhood Services, Animal Shelter, Public Works, Solid Waste and Community Engagement.

2023 Town Hall Tuesdays

  • September 26 & October 10, 2023 Tax Election. The City of Mesquite will host two Town Hall Tuesday meetings for residents to learn about the tax election. The Tax Election gives residents the opportunity to influence how their local government generates revenue and allocates funds for essential services such as Fire, Public Safety, Infrastructure, and more. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn and ask questions about the tax election.  
      • Alternative Location for Town Hall Tuesday for:  
        • September 26 will be at Florence Recreation Center
        • October 10 will be at Rutherford Recreation Center
  • July 18, 2023 Budget Process. Attendees will learn about the City's current budget and plans for next year's budget. Presentations will include details on City programs and services, as well as the results of the budget survey that was recently completed by the public. 
  • May 9, 2023 - Bilingual. The City of Mesquite will host its first Spanish-language town hall meeting. Representatives from departments including Neighborhood Services, Animal Services, Code Enforcement, Public Works and Communications will give an overview of their services and resources available to residents. This will include a question-and-answer session.  
    • Mayo 9, 2023- La ciudad de Mesquite tendrá su primera reunión del ayuntamiento en español. Los representantes de los departamentos, incluidos Servicios Vecinales, Servicios para Animales, Aplicación de Códigos, Obras Públicas y Comunicaciones, darán una visión general de sus servicios y recursos disponibles para los residentes. Esto incluirá una sesión de preguntas y respuestas. 
  • March 28, 2023 - Communications. Learn about the City of Mesquite's new initiatives to communicate with the whole community. The communications department will discuss their role and services, and what's coming to help residents get the information they need, when they need it, in the most engaging way possible.  
  • January 10, 2023 - Public Safety. Attendees can learn about crime initiatives and crime prevention programs presented by Mesquite Police Department. 

2022 Town Hall Tuesdays
  • November 15, 2022 - Economic Development. Learn about the services through Economic Development department which benefits the community by facilitating commercial investment and tourism revenue. Attendees will gain insight into upcoming projects in a site assessment exercise from the decision-makers perspective.  
  • September 13, 2022 - Emergency Preparedness. Attendees can learn about Emergency Preparedness and how to properly prepare for a natural disaster. Learn how to prepare for an emergency that can protect your life and the lives of those around you. 
  • July 19, 2022 - Budget Process. The City of Mesquite is hosting a town hall meeting on Tuesday, July 19, at Mesquite City Hall, 757 N. Galloway Ave in Training Rooms A & B, beginning at 7 p.m. to provide an update on the City’s current budget and plans for next year’s budget. Presentations will include details on City programs and services, as well as the results of the budget survey that was recently completed by the public.

2021 Town Hall Tuesdays

  • October 12, 2021 - Solid Waste: Attendees can learn about the Solid Waste Ordinance changes that were put into place to address litter and community appearance. The meeting will provide solid waste customers the opportunity to ask City staff questions regarding the requirements to place trash in a trash bag, place the trash bag in a trash can as well as limits on when trash and bulk items can be set out for pick up. Watch a video of the event. Learn more at

2020 Town Hall Tuesdays

2019 Town Hall Tuesdays

  • July 16, 2019 - City Budget: Attendees can learn about the City of Mesquite budget and operations, and have the opportunity to offer input as the City Council prepares for their annual budget retreat to plan the Fiscal Year 2020 budget. Watch a video of the event.
  • July 30. 2019 - Comprehensive Plan: View the first public draft of the City’s new Comprehensive Plan. City staff will present key elements of the plan to solicit comments and answer questions. The Comprehensive Plan is the long-term vision used by your City Council and decision makers to inform decisions on growth, development and revitalization of the city. Visit for more information. Watch a video of the event.

2018 Town Hall Tuesdays

2017 Town Hall Tuesdays

2016 Town Hall Tuesdays