This is to inform you, Tuesday, October 15, 2019 and Wednesday, October 16, 2019, the fire hydrant will be relocated at the corner of Binz Engleman Road and Crest Lane and water will be off from 8am to 5pm, which will affect address 5100 – 5400 Binz-Engleman, 2800 block of Fred Haise, 5000-5200 blocks of Tom Stafford and 3000 block of James Lovell. We thank you for your cooperation and patience during this construction period. If you should have any questions regarding this letter, please feel free to contact Isidro Zamudio 210-838-7563 or Robert Hernandez 210-681-0211. San Antonio Constructors, Ltd., is performing this work under contract with The City of Kirby.
R.L. Jones has been selected to perform work in your area for the City of Kirby as part of the City of Kirby – Hickory Hill Road Reconstruction Project. Scope of work to include street reconstruction along with concrete curb, sidewalks, drives within 10’ of curb line and new mailboxes. General questions or concerns can be directed to us by calling David Garcia/Site Superintendent at 210-999-0190 from 8 a.m. to 5p.m. Mon-Fri. During normal business hours, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., you can also reach the City of Kirby Director of Public Works Gilbert Salas at 210-666-0653 Ext. 111. Thank you for your cooperation.
The City of Kirby has not issued any water tests or samples for residents. Samples must be taken by a licensed professional and are not contracted. The City of Kirby takes 6 samples 2 times a month totaling 12 samples per month on the first and third week of each month at specific points throughout our system. Our water quality is tested and all TCEQ and Edwards Aquifer guidelines are followed and reported monthly. The City of Kirby’s water quality is of the upmost importance and is closely monitored daily. In the case of an emergency in regards to water quality, The City of Kirby will issue and statement notifying our residents of any issues that may have occurred and instructions will be given.
All new water mains are thoroughly disinfected, pressure tested, and sampled before they are put into service. The City of Kirby is dedicated to providing quality water service 24-7-365. Residents will not be asked to take samples for the city. If you are asked to take samples for the city, be aware this may be a scam to solicit information. Please report any information to the Public Works Director Gilbert W. Salas (210) 666-0653 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you.
NEW WATER BILL PAY BY PHONE SERVICE : Call 833-441-1753 and have your account number ready to pay your water bill by phone. A $2.50 fee will apply.
TOBACCO ORDINANCE: The City of Kirby raised the age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21 years of age effective March 1, 2019. Copies of the ordinance may be obtained at Kirby City Hall or the Police Department.
Year-Round Watering Restrictions are in effect as of October 2, 2018. Watering with an irrigation system or sprinkler is allowed any day of the week before 10:00 A.M or after 8:00 P.M.
Weather permitting, Public Works will be sweeping area 4 on Mondays starting with October 7, 2019 and ending on October 28, 2019. The dates are as follows: October 7, October 21, and October 28. Public Works will be sweeping area 4 on Tuesday, October 15, 2019 due to the Columbus Day holiday. Please refrain from parking in the street from 7:00 A.M to 3:30 P.M. on the assigned days. City of Kirby’s Public Works Department is dedicated to providing the highest level of customer service and quality municipal services for our residents. We thank you for your patience and cooperation. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Gilbert W. Salas Director of Public Works at (210) 666-0653 ext. 111
ELECTIONS & VOTING INFORMATION
2020 General Election Information
The City of Kirby (General/Special) Election will be held on May 2, 2020 to elect three City Council Members.
Filing for Office
Eligibility to File. Each candidate for an elective City office shall meet the following qualifications:
- Shall be a registered voter of the City.
- Shall have resided for at least twelve (12) months preceding the election within the corporate limits of the City, including territory annexed prior to the filing deadline.
- No candidate may file for more than one office per election or be a current elected office holder at the time of filing for election to a different office.
- No employee City shall continue in such position after filing for an elective office of the City.