Brenham City Hall is governed by the City of Brenham in Texas, which manages utility billing, library and information technology departments. The city maintains a police department that works to provide crime prevention and law enforcement solutions. The City of Brenham operates a fire department that is responsible for offering protection and emergency services. It has a public works department that works to oversee the residential and commercial construction of buildings, as well as maintains city streets, sidewalks and curbs. The city maintains a parks and recreation department that is responsible for the maintenance and operation of several parks and provides recreational opportunities for residents.