Budgets and Commissions
City government depends heavily on residents who volunteer their time and energy to participate as members of boards and commissions. The involvement of residents is important to setting the direction of Grand Prairie’s future. Learn more about Grand Prairie's Boards and Commissions.
The Budget and Research Department prepares and monitors the operating and capital projects budgets to allocate revenues in a cost effective manner; facilitates effective decision making and fiscal responsibility by providing accurate analysis, operation evaluation and timely reports to meet the needs of the City Council and city departments. Learn more about how the city uses your tax dollars.
The City Attorney and staff members of the department provide legal advice and representation to the City Council, City Manager, officers, agents and employees of the city of Grand Prairie acting in their official capacity. The City Attorney will also act as the legislative liaison, monitoring the State Legislature, pushing for enactment favorable to the city and fighting legislation that is unfavorable or diminishes the city's authority. The City Attorney's Office does not provide legal opinions or representation to the public on private matters. Learn more about Grand Prairie's City Attorney's Office.
City Manager's Office
The City Manager’s Office runs the day-to-day business of the city, presents policy proposals for City Council consideration and carries out policy direction set by the City Council. Learn more about the City Manager's Office.
The City Secretary's Office administers all city elections; is the custodian of city records including Council Minutes, resolutions, ordinances, contracts, and other documents vital to the history of the city; coordinates board and commission appointments; provides information in accordance with the Public Information Act. Learn more about the City Secretary's Office.
Mission and Values
We're here to provide the highest and best service to our residents, businesses and visitors. Our work improves quality of life, builds pride and makes Grand Prairie more desirable as a safe place to live, work and visit. Learn more about the City of Grand Prairie Mission and Values.
Federal and State Representatives
Who Represents Me? Provides information about current districts and members of the Texas Senate, Texas House of Representatives and the Texas delegation.
Accountability and financial transparency are priority at the City of Grand Prairie. The following financial information is provided to citizens to maintain accountability. Learn more about Grand Prairie's Financial Transparency.