Mayor Travis Hall

Mayor’s Message – Pleasanton



Greetings from the Mayor’s office: Do you believe the numbers? Do you trust the numbers? The numbers I’m referring to are the COVID numbers we receive on a daily basis from the Department of State Health Services. If you do or don’t … these are the only numbers we have to give you and keep you updated on the active/recovered/deaths […]

Mayor’s Message – Pleasanton



Greetings from the Mayor’s office: I come to you this week with sad news. We have lost another Pleasanton citizen to COVID-19. Our condolences to the family and our thoughts and prayers are with you. We received word in the past couple of weeks of a grant from the Governor’s office for some $15,800 to purchase portable showers. These showers […]

Mayor’s Message – Pleasanton



Greetings from the Mayor’s office: I hope this column finds you in good health and with a positive attitude. Last week, in keeping up with the ever changing COVID-19 world, we installed Thermal Scanning kiosks in City Hall. These scanners are able to check a person’s temperature in less than a second and it’s contact-free. Simply look into the screen […]

Mayor’s Message – Pleasanton



Greetings from the Mayor’s office: There is a common phrase that goes like this … ”I’m caught between a rock and a hard place.” This is usually used when referring to being “trapped” or in a position in which positive movement is not an option and one is forced to go in an undesirable direction. It is a situation that […]

Mayor’s Message – Pleasanton



Greetings from the Mayor’s office: This past week I was saddened to hear of the passing of David Prasifka. As Emergency Management Coordinator for this county, David had a difficult job in trying to keep a step ahead of COVID-19. He met the challenge head-on and he did it with a smile. I will miss seeing David at our Fire […]

Mayor’s Message – Pleasanton



Greetings from the Mayor’s office: I hope this column finds you and your family in good health and COVID-19 free. After almost 100 Monday meetings with the public, I have decided to suspend those meetings because of the increase in COVID-19 numbers. During some of these meetings, I have been pleased, surprised, disappointed, and sometimes left scratching my head. I […]

Mayor’s Message – Pleasanton



Greetings from the Mayor’s office: I wish I had better news. As the COVID-19 numbers continue to increase in this city, county and state, and San Antonio being designated as one of four COVID-19 hotspots, we must again postpone the opening of our city park and cancel our 4th of July celebration. We have no other choice and we must […]

Mayor’s Message – Pleasanton



Greetings from the Mayor’s office: I was sad to hear of the recent passing of Thelma Cardwell Cale. She was a wonderful, talented lady who always had a smile on her face. Thelma was one of our local artists who was responsible for designing our city’s logo trademark of the cow holding the baby in a diaper or handkerchief and […]

Mayor’s Message – Pleasanton



Greetings from the Mayor’s office: This week, I come to you with exciting news. For the first time in the history of this city, we are going to implement a full time paid Fire Department. This is something we have been working on for the past year or so and it has finally happened. We will be able to cover […]

Mayor’s Message – Pleasanton



Greetings from the Mayor’s office: I received word this past week that our city was the first in the state to submit its request for COVID-19 Relief Funds. We were notified by the Unit Chief of the Texas Division of Emergency Management that we were not only the first city to submit, but the report was completely accurate and correct […]


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