Office of the City Clerk

City Clerk

Welcome to the Office of the City Clerk 

Tani Schoneman - City Clerk
Jo Lockwood - Deputy Clerk


Our office provides a direct link to their elected officials. The duties of the municipal clerk are defines in state statute and the Houston Municipal Code. 

Areas of responsibility include:


Business Licensing including Marijuana and Liquor licensing

City Council meeting agenda publication and packet preparation/distribution

Commission/Committee appointments

Election administration, initiative, referendum and recall petitions

Legislative action (minutes, code of ordinances, resolutions, etc.)

Parliamentary Advisor

Public Information officer 

Public records requests

Procurement assistant 

Records management

Contact Information and Office Hours

The Office of the City Clerk is open, except City holidays, Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

 907-892-6869 office


City of Houston
Office of the City Clerk
13878 W. Armstrong Road