Here Are Just a Few Things Bexar County Does for You
Provides Public Safety & Justice
County government keeps communities safe by providing law enforcement, the court system, jails, and emergency preparedness and response services in the event of natural and man-made disasters.
Holds Elections at Every Level
No matter what kind of election you’re voting in — for local school board members, or for your county officials, for the next governor or even the next president of the United States — counties make sure your vote counts.
Maintains Vital Records
The County Clerk’s Office maintains and preserves the official and permanent records for the county, the county’s residents, and the court system.
Manages Public Works
Counties build and maintain nearly half the roads in Texas. They also maintain one in five of the state’s bridges.
Traffic Lights and Signs
Provides Health & Safety Services
From assisting with 911 support, to providing medical and mental health care, ensuring the health and welfare of county residents is another major area of responsibility.
Military & Veteran Services
Health Care Services
Mental Health & Behavioral Health
Provides Emergency Management
Counties are the first line of response in the event of an emergency — both natural and man-made. Counties are required to maintain an emergency management plan.