On Thursday, May 12, The City of Balcones Heights welcomed Advance Auto Parts with a Grand Opening - Ribbon-Cutting Celebration. Advance Auto Parts Manager Mark Williams was presented with a plaque from Mayor Suzanne de Leon, City Council & Staff.
On Monday, April 25, Balcones Heights welcomed the Honorable Congressman Joaquin Castro to the regularly scheduled council meeting. Congressman Castro gave a Legislative Update as well as answered questions.
Celebrating Municipal Courts Week - Municipal Courts Week is a great time to not only formally recognize how much municipal courts do, but to share with the public the important role that local courts and their personnel play in the criminal justice system service, specifically the City of Balcon
UPDATE FROM THE CHIEF - Effective January 1, 2016, the Texas Concealed Handgun law will be changing. If you have gone through the licensing process to carry a concealed hand gun, beginning January 1, 2016, you will be able to openly carry the weapon in a belt or shoulder holster.
Opening night of the Balcones Heights 22nd Annual Jazz Festival at Wonderland of the Americas will be on Friday, July 10. We hope you will come enjoy wonderful smooth jazz music and visit the food vendors for some delicious and interesting foods. It’s a great way to spend a Friday evening!
Former Balcones Heights Mayor Lucille Wohlfarth passed away Friday, January 30 at the age of 94. Wohlfarth served as Mayor of Balcones Heights from 1992 through 2000 and as City Council Member from 1988 through 2000.
THANK YOU VOLUNTEERS - 2014 BLUE MARSHAL SUCCESS - Chrissie Kolb, Mayor Suzanne de Leon, Joyce Pena, Brock Ward, Frank Garza, Delia Flores, Elizabeth Wells, Councilwoman Linda Pohl, Councilwoman Madeline Slay, Councilman Jack Burton, Jorge Cantu, Councilman Lamar Gillian, Diana Prieto, Rebecca Pr