Greetings from the Mayor

Welcome to the City of Mount Pleasant, Texas. We are delighted that you have visited our site.

Mount Pleasant lies in the heart of Northeast Texas and is home to approximately 15,000 people. Excellent schools, comprehensive medical services, progressive government, and a variety of employment options are valuable attributes of our community. Beautiful lakes and rolling hills provide the setting for exciting recreational opportunities. Just 117 miles east of Dallas and 60 miles west of Texarkana on Interstate 30, Mount Pleasant is often praised for its central location. All of this works together to make Mount Pleasant the premier place to live in Northeast Texas.

Whether you are a visitor or a new resident, we know you'll feel right at home with us in Mount Pleasant.

Mayor Dr. Paul Meriwether

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