Financial Transparency and Open Government

The Town of Shady Shores is pleased to promote transparency and openness within our Municipal Government Structure. The following links will help you easily find information about the town.


Visit the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts website for information on Local Government Transparency.

FINANCIAL STATEMENTS - This site offers information about past and current budget, tax rate comparisons, monthly financial reports, monthly check registers, investment committee reports and annual audits.

Fiscal Year 2021Per Capita
Revenues and Transfers
Governmental Activities

Program Revenues

  • Charges for Services
  • Operating Grants
$0$  0
  • Capital Grants
$ 0$ 0

General Revenues

  • Property Taxes
$1,121,153$ 388
  • Sales Taxes
  • Franchise Taxes
$134,775$ 47
  • Investment Earnings
$7,139$ 2
  • Miscellaneous
$3,641$ 1
Total Revenue$1,983,187$686
  • General Government
  • Public Safety
  • Public Works/Other 
Total Expenses$1,994,866$690
Change in Net Position$(11,679)$4
Full Time Employees3
Part Time Employees2
2020 Population2,893

PRIVACY POLICY - The Town of Shady Shores does not share or distribute our customers personal information.

REFUND POLICY - The Town of Shady Shores can not issue refunds for services that have already been performed. Solid Waste accounts may be issued a refund at the time of account closure.



PUBLIC INFORMATION REQUESTS: The Town Secretary handles all public information requests. You may request public information online.

TOWN COUNCIL AND GOVERNMENT - contact information for Town Council members, meeting dates and times as well as the Governance Policy.

AGENDAS AND MINUTES - Agendas and Minutes from the Town Council Meetings, Planning and Zoning Commission Meetings, Board of Adjustments and the Keep Shady Shores Beautiful Committee can be found here.

CODE OF ORDINANCES - Search the Shady Shores Code of Ordinances online.

ELECTION INFORMATION - Current election information