John Monaco  
City Council
Title: Mayor
Phone: 972-216-6400
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PUBLIC SERVICE
First Elected Mayor: 2007
Current Term Expires: May 2015
Previous Council Service: Councilmember, Place 2, 2001-2007

PERSONAL
Occupation: Retired from healthcare industry 
Mesquite resident since: 1978
Married, 5 children, 11 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild
Member of Shiloh Terrace Baptist Church

CITY OF MESQUITE
Rodeo City Tax Increment Finance Reinvestment Zone No. 1, Chairperson 
Towne Centre Tax Increment Finance Reinvestment Zone No. 2, Board Member 
Falcon's Lair Tax Increment Finance Reinvestment Zone No. 4, Board Member 
Ridge Ranch Tax Increment Finance Reinvestment Zone No. 5, Chairperson 
Lucas Farms Tax Increment Finance Reinvestment Zone No. 6, Chairperson 
Mesquite Health Facilities Development Corporation, Secretary/Treasurer, Board 
Mesquite Housing Finance Corporation, Secretary/Treasurer, Board 
Graduated from both of the City's civilian Fire and Police Academies

NORTH TEXAS REGION
North Central Texas Council of Governments – Regional Transportation Council, Board Member 
Dallas Regional Mobility Coalition, Board Alternate

STATE OF TEXAS
Texas Municipal League, Past President 
Local, Texas Foundation - Chairman 
Texas Commission on Environmental Quality representing all cities between 100,000-750,000 population, Board Member 
Texas Municipal League, Intergovernmental Risk Pool, Executive Committee and Board of Directors 
Texas Recreation & Park Society (member since 2000) 
Texas Rifle Association, Member 

NATIONAL MEMBERSHIPS
National Board of Respiratory Care 
U. S. Conference of Mayors 
National Rifle Association 
American Legion

PAST MEMBERSHIPS
Mesquite Planning & Zoning Commission 
Mesquite Civil Service Commission 
Mesquite Board of Adjustment 
American Heart Association Board of Directors (Mesquite District) 
City Volunteer Coordinator - 1993 
North Central Texas Council of Governments - Emergency Planning and Preparedness Council, Vice-Chair 
North Central Texas Council of Governments - Resource Conservation Council 
North Central Texas Council of Governments - Water Conservation Council 
North Texas Super Bowl XLV Host Committee's Council of Mayors 

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