City Mayors
Joyce Kullman

 

  Mayor - October 2015 to present

Michael Hallauer

Michael Hallauer

  Mayor - February 2004 to October 2015
~ 2004 Mayor's Park built.
~ $30,527 in Outreach grants awarded from Platte County Parks & Recreation.
~ $99,890 in grants awarded from Platte County Stormwater Management.
~ November 2, 2007 - Signed the U.S. Mayors Climate Protection Agreement.
Jean Hallauer

Jean Hallauer

City Collector - February 1988 - August 2000
City Administrator - August 2000 to April 2003
Mayor - April 2003 to February 2004 (term shortened by cancer)
~ Initiated grant with Platte County Stormwater Management, awarded July 15, 2004 for $37,500
~ Computerized city government
Jewel Head

Jewel Head

  Alderman - November 1979 to August 1986
Mayor - September 1986 to April 2003
~ 1989 sewer system built on the south side of the lake.
~ 1995 Spillway Bridge rebuilt.
~ 1996 a four car garage for city vehicles was built.
~ 1997 partnered with the State of Missouri to archive city records.
~ various grants totalling $11,777.00.
Frank E. (Ted) Barnes

Ted Barnes

  The first Mayor of Houston Lake - November 1960 to August 1986.
~ November 7, 1960 Houston Lake was incorporated as a 4th class city to avoid annexation by Kansas City.
~ 1962 all 9 streets were named.
~ 1966 a bridge over Jumping Branch Creek was built.
~ 1968 City Hall was built.