City Marshal's Office

Marshal's Office Protecting the Cowboy Capital

Mission Statement


It is the mission of the Bandera Marshal's Office to protect our citizens, their property and to serve our community; to uphold the constitution of the United States and to enforce the laws of the State of Texas.

Our mandate is to do so with honor and integrity, while at all times conducting ourselves with the highest ethical standards to maintain public confidence.


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Use of "Play Vehicles" (such as golf carts) on Public Highways/Roadways

According to Texas State Law (Transportation Safety Code 551.404), a municipality may allow an operator to operate a golf cart on all or part of a public highway that:
(1) is in the corporate boundaries of the municipality; and
(2) has a posted speed limit of not more than 35 MPH.

A golf cart operated on a public roadway must have the following equipment:
-headlamps
-taillamps
-reflectors
-parking brake
-mirrors
-slow moving vehicle emblem

Without required equipment, your golf cart may not be operated on any roadways, and if you are found to be doing do, you may be issued a citation.

Please adhere to these requirements if you plan on using your vehicle on the roadway. Our goal is to maintain a safe environment for all of our citizens.