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Dalhart Community Profile and Membership Directory

Dalhart is excited to be ranked #32 on the Texas Highway Magazines to 40 places to visit in Texas. WE HAVE A VOICE The future of the Dalhart community was paved long ago and city leaders Smaller communities also benefit from the collaboration of these governing and elected officials continue to keep that early spirit alive. City of Dalhart bodies. Through information sharing, Texline, Hartley and Channing services include police, fire, parks, water, sewer, animal control, cemetery, maximize resources, time and training. Texline and Channing have new trash, and in-town road maintenance. water storage towers funded by state matching grants, with more projects Civic leaders rotate serving on the Panhandle Regional Planning planned. Commission (PRPC) board comprised of 26 Panhandle counties. The PRPC The City of Texline has a newly remodeled city hall and houses the city assists communities with funding for projects like the newly acquired manager, municipal offices, public library, and Visitors’ Information HAZMAT training and equipment. Through this organization and the Center. The Dallam County sheriff polices Texline, and the Dallam County Texas Municipal League, city council members stay current on topics Appraisal District collects taxes. Texline also employs a city Marshall. relevant to the community and build relationships with other cities. Hartley County Precinct 1 governs the community of Hartley, and it is Dallam County and Hartley County each have five member Commissioner patrolled by the Hartley County sheriff. The Hartley County Appraisal Courts and combined Bi-County Commissioner Courts for matters District is located on Highway 385 and collects county taxes. pertaining to both counties. The bi-county courts have collaborated on The City of Channing elects a mayor and two commissioners and is policed many efforts including the formation of the Rita Blanca Lake Board. by the Hartley County sheriff. The municipal judge and city secretary County and city governments have a good working relationship, and in handle day-to-day operations. 2005, all three entities participated in constructing the bi-county jail. The City of Dalhart, Dallam County and Hartley County are commended for their efforts in working together. Local City and Chamber representatives visit the TX Capital during legislative session to work on Local City & County Governments work hard to ensure a safe, secure and excellent community for area residents. addressing issues important to the community and panhandle area. 10


Dalhart Community Profile and Membership Directory
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