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Commissioners Court
Duties of the County Judge as Chairman of the Commissioners Court

Together, the County Judge and four Commissioners comprise the Commissioners Court. Despite the name, Commissioners Court is not a judicial court but is the general governing body of the county. Among the major duties of the Court are:

  • Set the tax rate and adopt the county budget;
  • Appoint county officials and hire personnel;
  • Fill elective and appointive vacancies;
  • Establish voting precincts, appoint precinct judges and call county bond elections;
  • Let contracts and authorize payment of all county bills;
  • Build and maintain county roads and bridges;
  • Build, maintain and improve county facilities including jails;
  • Provide for indigent care, public welfare and veterans assistance;
  • Manage all county facilities;
  • Provide for the data service and archival needs of the County; and
  • Appoint an Administrator to oversee the operations of those departments reporting to the court.

The Grayson County Commissioners Court meets Tuesday of each week at 10:00 a.m.

Other Members of the Commissioners Court include:  

Click here for the current Commissioners Court Agenda

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