City Manager's Office
Contact Odis Jones, City Manager
Email the City Manager
500 West Live Oak Street
Hutto, TX 78634
Ph: (512) 759-4030
Fax: (512) 846-2653
Hours: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday - Friday
The City of Hutto is a home-rule municipality operating under a Council-Manager form of government in Central Texas. The City Manager serves as the CEO of the City.
Odis Jones began serving the City of Hutto in 2016. In this role, he is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the local government and reports directly to the Mayor and the City Council, who are elected on a non-partisan basis. Jones has a national reputation for helping communities grow their local economy and has previously worked to secure world headquarter transactions such as GE Capital, Commvault, Goodyear, Whirlpool, Goya Foods and others.
Under Mr. Jones’s leadership and tenure in Hutto, the City has embraced a lean management and open for business culture that has led to an explosion of economic growth as well as exceptional enhancements to its citizens overall quality of life.
The latest Municipal Advisory Council of Texas report lists Hutto as having one of the highest assess value growth rates in the State but yet one of the lowest property tax rates demonstrating the City’s effectiveness in economic development and efficiency in operations, management and debt.
Mr. Jones will be departing the City of Hutto at the end of 2019, as approved by the City Council. He will continue to work closely with the City of Hutto on Project Expansion as a consultant. The details are available in the separation agreement and consulting agreement.