The City of Kaufman now offers our utility customers the ability to pay their bills online. Just click here and we will take you to the online bill pay page.
You can help improve City Parks by making cash contributions to the City Parks through your utility bill. That's right. Just fill out the City's Park Contribution Form and we will add your contribution to your monthly utility bill for as long as you want. That money will not be spent on salaries or any other operating costs. It will only be used for improvements like playground equipment, park benches, etc. Try it out.
Now available online is the City of Kaufman Information Booklet.
As mandated by the NTMWD, the City of Kaufman is currently under Stage 3 water restrictions. For more information on Stage 3 water restrictions, please click the link above.
The City of Kaufman Parks and Recreation Board invites you to attend their annual Family Day Event held at Kaufman City Lake Park, Saturday, June 22, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. For more information about this event, please call the Public Works Department at 972-932-2216, or click here.
The Keep Kaufman Beautiful Board and Kaufman Chamber of Commerce invites you to attend the 11th annual Fourth of July Parade and Picnic, Thursday, July 4th. This year's parade theme is: "It's A Grand Old Flag". Parade starts at 10:00 a.m., followed by the picnic at Shannon Park from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. For parade entry details and further picnic information, please click here. Click on Parade route for map route.
Sell Your Agricultural Goods at the Kaufman Farmer's Market. The Farmer's Market will be open every Saturday 8:00 a.m. to Noon and Tuesday's 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., June through October. Location is: 3001 S. Washington Street.
Anyone wishing to sell their goods, please click on the applications and rules/regulations link.
The City of Kaufman is offering advertising space on the outfield fences of the Sports Complex ball fields. All proceeds will be used in the Kaufman City Parks for park improvements such as bleachers, scoreboards, picnic tables, and other park conveniences. For a one year term and a fee of $150 per vinyl sign, your business sign will be displayed. Guidelines: All signage will need to be approved by city staff, purchase your own 4 x 8 vinyl sign, deliver to City Hall. Vinyl banners can be purchased at Typografix 972/962-2725 or B & D Graphics 972/932-1323. Please click on application form link for more information.
On November 7, 2009, after months of planning and combined local efforts, an 80% size replica of the Vietnam Memorial Wall was dedicated in Kaufman. Kaufman is now home to the largest replica of the wall in a permanent location. The Wall's new home is located adjacent to the Veteran's Memorial Park on Highway 1388.
The City of Kaufman and Kaufman County have contracted for a new service called "Reverse 911." Through the help of a Homeland Security grant, the City is able to call each citizen in the City of Kaufman and notify them of an oncoming emergency situation.
All published phone numbers will automatically be entered into the system. You can add additional phone numbers or fax numbers as well.
The City of Kaufman "wants your business." For those retailers, industries and other commercial enterprises in Kaufman, we wish you well and want to help you expand. Businesses wanting to relocate, think about relocating to one of the fastest growing areas in Texas.
Visit the Kaufman Chamber for a list of businesses already located in Kaufman and information on what is available. Or visit the Kaufman Economic Development Corporation for relocation and expansion assistance information. You can also visit the Greater Dallas Chamber for detailed demographic information about employment and customer bases.
The Residents section is for making the most frequently requested information readily available to the public. If there is something you would like to see on the Resident page, please contact us and we will see if we can include it.
The City is publishing a newsletter to be distributed in the utility bills once every quarter. Click Here to see the latest CityScape. This addition focuses a great deal on what the City, Keep Kaufman Beautiful and the Kaufman Chamber of Commerce are doing to make Kaufman even more attractive.
Welcome to Kaufman On The Internet. Look around. we think you will find that Kaufman has the comfort of an old shoe with the style of a debutante. Kaufman is an old city that is beginning to see the influx of new citizens from the metroplex. What we are trying to accomplish is to offer a warm welcome to newcomers with a promise to protect our small town atmosphere. You too may enjoy our quality schools, safe streets and easy access to all the amenities of Dallas. Take a tour and enjoy.