Code Compliance strives to promote and protect the health, safety, and welfare of all citizens and to seek voluntary compliance with City of Melissa ordinances through personal outreach and education.
Development & Neighborhood Services
The Development and Neighborhood Services Department coordinates the planning, zoning, and permitting services of the City of Melissa.
The City of Melissa Finance Department is responsible for the management of the City's financial affairs, the Accounts Payables, Revenue Collections, Payroll Processing, Capital Improvement Project Tracking, Budget Preparation, and Auditing.
The department responds to all fire, rescue, medical and other emergency events within the City of Melissa, as well as providing automatic and mutual aid to emergency events for our neighboring communities; ensures the fire codes and city ordinances are enforced through proper plan reviews and appropriate inspections; promotes fire safety for the citizens of Melissa through interaction and programs to schools and community groups.
The City of Melissa's Human Resources Department continues to strive to offer competitive salaries and benefits to attract and retain quality employees as our City grows and services mature.
The mission of the Melissa Public Library is to enrich the community by providing resources to aid in the pursuit of information and provide recreation and cultural enhancement using print, various media products, electronic access and planned quality programs available to all.
The City of Melissa Municipal Court strives to courteously respond to requests for information from the public and to perform the responsible collection of assessed fines and fees and efficient docketing of cases for adjudication.
Parks & Facilities
The Melissa Parks and Facilities Department is committed to improving and elevating the quality of life for residents and their families by providing and maintaining a parks and trails system that offers ample opportunities to enjoy an outdoor experience.
The Melissa Police Department strives to reduce crime and keep Melissa among the safest cities in Collin County. The Police Department works hand-in-hand with the community and the other elements of the criminal justice system in accomplishing its mission.
The mission of the Department of Public Works is to provide outstanding public services for the citizens of Melissa, our visitors, and our neighboring subdivisions while maintaining a superior infrastructure, guaranteeing a clean and safe environment as well as sustaining a high quality of life.
The mission of the Utility Billing Department is to ensure accuracy and efficiency in the assessment, distribution, and collection of utility charges.