Weldon W. Hurt

Term Expires: May 2020

Mayor Pro Tem

Goals for Abilene

  • Promote and build Abilene with an entrepreneurial attitude of marketing for job and financial growth
  • Manage spending like a business
  • Encourage conservation efforts to better utilize and protect our water resources
  • Build a comprehensive plan to improve our road conditions
  • Keep great relationships with committees and organizations that promote tourism
  • Continue to build strong relationships with Dyess Air Force Base


President of Pest Patrol
Locally owned and operated for 25 years 


Associates Degree, Western Texas College, Snyder, Texas

Community Activities

Chamber of Commerce
Ben Richie Boys Ranch Board of Directors  
Frontier Texas! Board of Directors
Abilene Convention and Visitors Bureau
Big Country Apartment Association Board of Directors

Hobbies & Interests

Spending time with my wife
Working on our land in southwest Taylor County


Spouse: Debbie
2 children: Bryson and Branson
3 grandchildren: Brody, Adalyn and Brooks



Last Updated: May 2017