Welcome to the City of Maud Texas
Get to know your neighbors in our tight-knit community
Home to more than 1,000 people, Maud is the perfect place to put down roots and enjoy rural living in the Texarkana area. The City of Maud Texas website can help you get settled and start connecting with area residents.
Contact us today to learn more about our city departments, leadership or events.
New to the area?
You'll feel right at home here. Located in southern Bowie County along U.S. Highway 67, Maud is convenient to regional attractions yet seemingly far from the hustle and bustle.
Here are some quick facts about our community:
The city is named after Maud Knapp, the daughter of the city's first postmaster.
Children attend public schools within the Maud Independent School District.
Summers are hot and humid and winters are mild.
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Our roots run deep
Maud was established in 1881 with the opening of a post office. Samuel D. Knapp, the city's first postmaster, donated land for the townsite.
The population grew steadily during the early 1900s, doubling between 1910 and 1940. The opening of the Red River Army Depot and Lone Star Army Ammunition Plant during World War II helped provide jobs to area residents.
The City of Maud is now accepting applications for part time police officer.
Must have a High School Diploma or GED and be TCOLE certified.
Applications may be obtained at Maud City Hall.
Please submit application or resume to:
135 Main, St. Maud Texas or email
The City of Maud, Texas will be accepting bids on mowing services.
A bid packet may be picked up at City Hall, 135 Main St. Maud, Texas 75567 or downloaded from webpage @cityofmaudtexas.com.
Sealed Bids must be received in the City Hall Offices no later than 3:00 p.m. Thursday March 16, 2023, or your bid will be automatically rejected.
Bids will be opened Friday March 17, 2023 @ 10: a.m.
The City of Maud has the right to reject any or all bids.
Please submit bids to:
Administrative Manage/Finance Director
City of Maud, Texas
135 Main St, Maud, Tx 75567
CITY OF MAUD TEXAS COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT PROGRAM
The City of Maud will hold a public hearing at 5:05 PM on Friday, March 10, 2023, at City Hall, 135 Main Street, regarding the submission of an application to the Texas Department of Agriculture for a 2023-2024 Texas Community Development Block Grant Program (TXCDBG) grant. The purpose of this meeting is to allow citizens an opportunity to discuss the citizen participation plan, the development of local housing and community development needs, the amount of TXCDBG funding available, all eligible TXCDBG activities, and the use of past TXCDBG funds. Citizens are encouraged to participate in the development of this TXCDBG application and to make their views known at this public hearing. Citizens unable to attend this meeting may submit their views and proposals to City Hall. Persons with disabilities that wish to attend this meeting should contact City Hall to arrange for such assistance. Individuals who require auxiliary aids or services for this meeting should contact City Hall at least two days before the meeting so that appropriate arrangements can be made. Los residentes que soliciten información adicional en español o que requieren de un intérprete, por favor póngase en contacto con el Ayuntamiento por lo menos 72 horas antes de la audiencia pública.
For further information, contact Vicki May, City Secretary at 903-585-2294.
(Notice 3.6.2023 @10:01am)