General News

National Flood Insurance Program

Bailey’s Prairie participates in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), a part of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).

The public is encouraged to attend.

Go To Flood Program Page


The Village of Bailey’s Prairie is a zoned community. If you are planning to build in the village, contact Randy Stroud (979-849-3141) prior to building to obtain a permit. Commercial activity is not allowed in residential areas.

Zoning Ordinance  1990-3

Zoning Map

One-Call System

Timely messages during an emergency are crucial.  The Village of Bailey’s Prairie has implemented an emergency  notification system.   Using the “One Call” system, the village will be able to send a voice mail, text message or email.

Register for emergency notifications.


A development permit is required prior to any development within the village limits.   This includes digging, filling, building, and any drainage work.

Go To Permits Page

Emergency Services

Emergency services in the village are provided by several agencies.

Ambulance services are provided by Angleton Area Emergency Medical Services.

The Angleton Volunteer Fire Department responds to fire emergencies in the village.

The Brazoria County Sheriff’s Department provides law enforcement.