Buffalo City Council

The next election for the City of Buffalo is Saturday, May 6, 2023. Due to the possible sale of the Buffalo Civic Center, we are unsure of the location of voting at this time. As always, early voting will be held at the Buffalo Administration Office. Current deadlines are listed below:

Notice of Candidate Filing will be available on Monday, December 19, 2022.

First Day to File for Place on the General Election Ballot is Wednesday, January 18, 2023.

Last Day to File for Place on the General Election Ballot is Friday, February 17, 2023 at 5:00 pm.

First Day of Early Voting will be Monday, April 20 ,2023 and the last day of Early Voting will be Tuesday, May 2, 2023.

For information regarding Application for Ballot By Mail (ABBM) or Federal Post Card Application (FPCA), please contact the Leon County Elections Office at 903-536-4469.

Terms will be ending for the Mayor Jerrod Jones and councilmembers Dianne Ryder and Tommy Reese.

Buffalo’s City Government is comprised of the Mayor and five City Council Members

  • The Mayor and City Council represent the people’s choice
  • Members are elected at large
  • Members serve two year, staggered terms
  • Members may serve an unlimited number of terms
  • All Members must be residents within the city limits of the City of Buffalo

Candidate Qualifications

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City of Buffalo – Elected Officials

 

    Mayor
Jerrod Jones
2021-2023
  Council Member
Tommy Reese
2021-2023
  Council Member
Diane Ryder
2021-2023
  Council Member
Mike Glick
2020-2022
  Council Member
Martin Housler
2020-2022
  Council Member
Brent Reeder
2020-2022

All Council Meetings are held at City of Buffalo Administration building located at 812 N. Buffalo Avenue, Buffalo, Texas.

The Council meets the 4th Monday of each month at 6:00 p.m., unless indicated otherwise. May and December meetings on the 3rd Monday per City ordinance due to holidays.

Council Agendas are posted on the bulletin board at City Hall and online at least 72 hours before the Council Meeting.

The Mayor Pro-Tem is appointed every 2 years by the Council members.

City Council members are not full-time staff. If you have an immediate need to talk to the Mayor, a Council member or city staff, contact City Hall at 903-322-4741.

Upcoming Events

Sep
26
Mon
6:00 pm City Council Meeting @ City Hall
City Council Meeting @ City Hall
Sep 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
To be placed on the agenda, contact Julie Uptmor at 903-322-4741 or email admin@buffalotex.com. See the Agenda for this meeting, posted the Friday before the meeting here.
Oct
24
Mon
6:00 pm City Council Meeting @ City Hall
City Council Meeting @ City Hall
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
To be placed on the agenda, contact Julie Uptmor at 903-322-4741 or email admin@buffalotex.com. See the Agenda for this meeting, posted the Friday before the meeting here.
Nov
28
Mon
6:00 pm City Council Meeting @ City Hall
City Council Meeting @ City Hall
Nov 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
To be placed on the agenda, contact Julie Uptmor at 903-322-4741 or email admin@buffalotex.com. See the Agenda for this meeting, posted the Friday before the meeting here.
Dec
26
Mon
6:00 pm City Council Meeting @ City Hall
City Council Meeting @ City Hall
Dec 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
To be placed on the agenda, contact Julie Uptmor at 903-322-4741 or email admin@buffalotex.com. See the Agenda for this meeting, posted the Friday before the meeting here.
Jan
23
Mon
6:00 pm City Council Meeting @ City Hall
City Council Meeting @ City Hall
Jan 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
To be placed on the agenda, contact Julie Uptmor at 903-322-4741 or email admin@buffalotex.com. See the Agenda for this meeting, posted the Friday before the meeting here.