Public Works Departments
Water Distribution Services:
The City of Anahuac Water Distribution Services is responsible for the distribution of water to all of the residences and business within the city limits, along with installation and maintenance an all water lines, sewer lines, meters, and fire hydrants in the city.
Other responsibilities include:
Installation of service lines when needed
Installation of main line - water, sewer when needed
Installation of fire hydrants when needed
Installation of all size valves when needed
Maintenance on all water lines, sewer lines, meters, and fire hydrants
The City of Anahuac operates a wastewater treatment facility that was built and put on line in 1973. It is designed as a single unit plant with a 30 - 40 year life-span with regular maintenance.
Anahuac's facility is a rotating biological contactor facility which can biologically treat a maximum of 400,000 gallons per day of wastewater.
Waste Management Inc. handles solid waste collection in the City of Anahuac.
Tuesday is the solid waste collection day for the entire city.
The Municipal Court office processes all violations of City Ordinances and State Laws resulting from misdemeanor arrests, citizen complaints and traffic citations. In addition to processing, this office records all violations. collects fines, and provides support to the Municipal Judge.
All permits require a copy of your driver's license, Electrial, Plumbing, Building, and Mechanical also require copy of professinal license, and insurance.
For questions you may contact the Code Enforcement Officer Kerry Bay at 409-267-6681.
It is required that dogs be vaccinated. It is also required that dogs be licensed with the city each year. The licensing fee for dogs with the City is $2.50 and it is good for one year, you must bring a copy of the vaccination in order to get a City dog tag.
City Ordinance 92.46 "It shall be unlawful for any owner of any dog to permit such dog to run at large within the City limits of Anahuac, Texas."
City Ordinance 92.48 "It shall be unlawful for any owner to permit an unlicensed dog(s) to roam within the City limits of Anahuac, Texas."
City Ordinance 92.49 "It shall be unlawful for any owner to permit an unvaccinated dog(s) to roam with the City limits of Anahuac, Texas."
If your dog is picked up by animal control services and it is licensed with the City or has tags on it's collar you will be contacted by the City to let you know the pound fee due.
City Ordinance 92.53 Dogs that are picked up that have no tags and are not claimed are ONLY held for 3 days or 72 hours. Any dog not redeemed within such time are euthanized.
City Ordinance 92.05 "It shall be unlawful for any person to keep any hog or other member of the swine family within the City limits of Anahuac, Texas."
City Ordinance 92.04 "All stables, pens, houses, and yards used for the keeping of livestock or fowl within the City limits of Anahuac, Texas shall be kept in a clean sanitary condition."
City Ordinance 92.06 "It shall be unlawful for the owner or keeper of any geese, ducks, turkeys, chickens, or other domesticated fowl to permit the same to run at large within the City limits of Anahuac, Texas."