People of Pride and Purpose

City Departments

There are many ways in which the City of Panhandle works to serve the community. 

The following are the City's major departments, including a description of their main functions. 

NOTE: If you need more information on a particular city function or service, please refer to the menu on the left side of your screen.  Each of the departments listed below has its own page on this Web site.  





City Hall #1 Main Street - Panhandle, TX
City Hall #1 Main Street - Panhandle, TX
for overall city operations.  Key staff members include the City Manager, City Secretary, AP/AR Clerk, Utility Clerk, and Municipal Court Judge.

Public safety

Responsible for all safety and emergency activities in the City. Key staff members inlcude the Chief of Police, Fire Chief, and Emergency Medical Service Director.

Parks & Recreation

Responsible for maintenance and programming in the City's parks and swimming pool. Key staff members include the Seasonal Director of Parks & Recreation, and Director of Public Works.

Public Works

Responsible for the major utilities and infrastructure of the City.  Key staff members include the Director of Public Works, Chief Engineer, Street Maintenance Manager,  and Water and Wastewater Supervisor.