City Services



View information on Cedar Hill Administration including city council members, meeting agendas and minutes.

Animal Shelter

View information on the Tri-City Animal Shelter services including available pets.

Building Inspections

The Building Inspections Department works with builders to maintain high standards for the design, construction of buildings and structures within the City.

Code Enforcement

The goal of the Code Enforcement program is to encourage voluntary compliance and avoid punitive actions, also known as citations. A helping hand approach is more successful than the punitive approach as citizens may not be aware that their actions are in violation of city ordinances.

Economic Development

The Cedar Hill Economic Development encourages quality new business development and supports existing businesses with expansion needs.

Emergency Management

In the event of a major disaster, such as a tornado, fire, flood or damaging storms, what will you do?

Environmental Services

The City of Cedar Hill is committed to preserving our community’s environment as well as the health and well-being of our citizens. Through environmentally sound operations and initiatives, the Public Works Department is dedicated to keeping Cedar Hill safe and clean in order to maintain its Distinctive Character.


The Finance Department provides professional and fiscally prudent management of all city assets by managing and recording, safeguarding, organizing and planning for future financial needs. The Finance Department provides financial information to enable decision-making and to ensure financial sustainability.


Today, the department operates 4 fully staffed Fire Stations, staffed by 78 highly trained personnel. The department maintains a fleet of superior apparatus and equipment, providing premier service to the citizens of Cedar Hill. The department responds annually to more than 5,000 alarms.

Historic Downtown

Downtown Cedar Hill has many unique and interesting places to visit. From the Historic District to the Old Town Corridors, you will discover treasures around every corner.

Human Resources

The Human Resources Department is responsible for providing excellent customer service to current and potential employees by facilitating recruitment efforts, employee development programs, employee relations, benefits and compensation administration.


View information on the Cedar Hill’s Zula B. Wylie Library including hours, directions, and e-resources.

Municipal Court

The Municipal Court provides citizens fair, efficient, and courteous judicial processing of citations. Municipal Court handles traffic offenses, parking citations, and non-traffic offenses relating to animal control issues and code enforcement.

Neighborhood Services

Neighborhood Services improves and maintains neighborhood vitality through enhanced communications, facilitation & education.

Parks and Recreation

Have fun with us the Cedar Hill way! The Parks and Recreation Department has a variety of specialized programs for everyone that is sure to get you up and moving!


The mission of the Planning Department is to facilitate the physical growth and development of the City in a sustainable manner that reflects its unique and vibrant character.


The mission of the Police Department is to provide the highest quality service that promotes and maintains a safe environment in partnership with the community consistent with our values.

Public Works

The mission of the Public Works Department is to provide the highest quality water, sewer, traffic and drainage infrastructure systems in a manner that is consistent with Professional Engineering Principles.


The City of Cedar Hill strives to ensure that taxpayers receive the maximum value for every expenditure and that all expenditures are conducted in a manner that preserves the public trust. The City is committed to assuring that all businesses are given prompt, courteous, and equal opportunity to provide goods and services to the City.

Special Events

Mark your calendars for year-round family fun. City of Cedar Hill offers a variety of special events for people of all ages. Many of these events are long standing Cedar Hill traditions that our community has made into family traditions as well.


Resources for visitors.


Trash and recycling are collected weekly, on the same day. Review the collection day map (PDF). Trash and recycling should be set out by 7 a.m. on collection day. You may set carts out after 6 p.m. or one hour before sunset, whichever is earlier, on the evening before collection.

Utility Services

Cedar Hill provides water and sewer services to residents. Trash and recycling services outsourced and provided by Waste Management. Electricity services and gas services are not available through the City.