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Name of the District

(Section 2051.202)

Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 218

Name and Term of Office for Each Board Member

(HB 305, Section 26.18, Section 2051.202)

Rene Casanova, President (Term Expires: May 2024)
J. L. Collier, Vice President (Term Expires: May 2022)
ElizaBeth Reeves, Secretary (Term Expires: May 2022)
Susan Hill, Assistant Secretary (Term Expires: May 2024)
Patricia Miller, Assistant Secretary (Term Expires: May 2022)

Contact Information for Main Office of District (Mailing and Physical Address, and Phone Number)

(HB 305, Section 26.18, Section 2051.202)

9 Greenway Plaza, Suite 1000, Houston, Texas 77046
(713) 653-5709
board@fbcmud218.org

Official Contact Information for Each Board Member

(Section 26.18, Section 2051.202)

Same as contact information for main office of district.

If Applicable, Name of the General Manager

(Section 2051.202)

N/A

The Name of the Person Representing the Operator, Including a Mailing Address and Telephone Number

(Section 2051.202)

Whitney Aelmore
Si Environmental, LLC
6420 Reading Road, Rosenberg, Texas 77471
(832) 490-1513

The Name of the Person Representing the Tax Assessor/Collector, Including Mailing Address and Telephone Number

(Section 2051.202)

David Patterson
Assessments of the Southwest, Inc.
5 Oaktree Street, Friendswood, Texas 77546
(281) 482-0216

The Rate of the Ad Valorem Tax

(Section 2051.202)
  • 2021: $1.28

If Applicable, the Sales and Use Tax Rate

(Section 2051.202)

N/A

Any Tax Rate Hearing Notice

(Section 2051.202)

Location and Schedule of Meeting of the District

(Section 2051.202)

The District generally meets every other month (February/April/June/August/October/December) at 12:00 p.m. at the office of SI Environmental, 6420 Reading Road, Rosenberg, Texas 77471.

A Statement that the Residents Have a Right to Request a Designation of a Meeting Location Within the District

(Section 2051.202)

Pursuant to Section 49.062, Texas Water Code, a written request of at least five registered voters may be submitted to the Board of Directors requesting the Board of Directors to designate a meeting place within the District. If no suitable meeting place exists inside the District, the Board may designate a meeting place outside the District that is located not further than 10 miles from the boundary of the District. If the Board of Directors fails to designate a meeting place within the district or not further than 10 miles from the boundary of the District, after the receipt of such petition, five registered voters may petition the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality to designate a meeting location.

Each Meeting Notice and Minutes of Meetings for the Current Year and the Preceding 12 Months

(HB 305, Section 2051.202)

Information about the District’s agenda and minutes are available by clicking on this link.

Budget Information

(Section 26.18)

The taxing unit’s budget for the preceding two years:

The taxing unit’s proposed or adopted budget for the current year:

The change in the amount of the taxing unit’s budget from the preceding year to the current year:

  • Change in the District’s Revenue from 2020 to 2021: $299,000; 117.25%
  • Change in the District’s Expenses from 2020 to 2021: $335,550; 154.63%

The amount of property tax revenue budgeted for maintenance and operations for the preceding two years and current year:

  • 2019: $30,000.00
  • 2020: $30,000.00
  • 2021: $100,000.00

The amount of property tax revenue budgeted for debt service for the preceding two years and current year:

  • 2019: No Levy
  • 2020: No Levy
  • 2021: No Levy

Tax Information

(Section 26.18, Section 2051.202)

The maintenance and operations tax rate for the preceding two years:

  • 2019: $1.28
  • 2020: $1.28

The proposed maintenance and operations tax rate for the current year:

  • 2021: $1.00

The debt service tax rate for the preceding two years:

  • 2019: No Levy
  • 2020: No Levy

The proposed debt service tax rate for the current year:

  • 2021: $0.28

Financial Information

(Section 26.18, Section 2051.202)

 The most recent financial audit:

Additional information about the District’s financial reports are available by clicking on this link.

Conflict of Interest Disclosures

(Texas Local Government Code Chapter 176)

Energy Consumption Reports

(Texas Government Code Section 2265)

Information about the District’s energy consumption is available by clicking on this link.

Landowner’s Bill of Rights

(Texas Government Code Section 402)

Information regarding the Landowner’s Bill of Rights can be found on the Texas Attorney General’s website.

Election Information

(HB 305)
Elections – Bonds

The District does not currently have a pending bond election.

Elections – Directors

The next election for the District will be held on May 4, 2024 in Fort Bend County, Texas.

To be qualified to serve as a director, a person shall be at least 18 years old, a resident citizen of the State of Texas, and either own land subject to taxation in the district or be a qualified voter within the district.

Director candidacy filing requirements and deadlines are as follows:

To run for election to the District’s Board of Directors, a person must file an application for a place on the ballot. The application must be filed with the Secretary of the District’s Board of Directors or his designated agent by mail, fax or in person. An application may be downloaded/printed from the website of the Texas Secretary of State at https://www.sos.state.tx.us/elections/forms/pol-sub/2-21f.pdf.

  • Texas Ethics Commission – Forms and Instructions
  • First day to file for place on May 4, 2024 general election ballot is Wednesday, January 17, 2024.
  • Last day to file for place on May 4, 2024 general election ballot is by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 16, 2024.
  • A person may run for election to the District’s Board of Directors as a write-in candidate and to do so must file a declaration of write-in candidacy. The declaration must be filed with the Secretary of the District’s Board of Directors or his/her designated agent by mail, fax, email or in person. A declaration form may be downloaded/printed from the website of the Texas Secretary of State at https://www.sos.texas.gov/elections/forms/pol-sub/2-23f.pdf
  • Deadline to file write-in candidacy declaration for May 4, 2024 general election is by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 20, 2024.

The location(s) of the election will be posted upon determination.

Election – Documents