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Name of District

(Section 2051.202)

Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 26

Name and Term of Office for Each Board Member

(HB 305, Section 2051.202)

Demonica Johnson, Term: May 2024
Charles Benton, Term: May 2024
Kevin Wheeler, Term: May 2024
Frederick L. Walker, Sr., Term: May 2026
Toxie Cockrell, Term: Term: May 2026

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

(HB 305, Section 2051.202)

2727 Allen Parkway, Suite 1100
Houston, Texas 77019
(713) 652-6500
93026@smithmur.com

Official Contact Information for Each Board Member

(Section 2051.202)

Same as contact information for main office of district.

If Applicable, Name of the General Manager

(Section 2051.202)

None.

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

(Section 2051.202)

Joe Taylor
Quail Valley Utility District
3134 Cartwright Road
Missouri City, Texas 77459
(281) 499-5539

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

(Section 2051.202)

Mike Arterburn
Utility Tax Service, LLC
11500 Northwest Freeway, #150
Houston, Texas 77092
(713) 688-3855

The Rate of the Ad Valorem Tax

(Section 2051.202)
  • 2022: $0.75315

If Applicable, the Sales and Use Tax Rate

(Section 2051.202)

None.

Any Tax Rate Hearing Notice

(Section 2051.202)
  • Notices of Public Hearing on Tax Rate
  • Orders Setting Tax Rate

Location and Schedule of Meeting of the District

(Section 2051.202)

Monthly on 3rd Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. at 14730 Fondren Road, Missouri City, Texas 77489.

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

(Section 2051.202)

Residents of the District have the right to request the designation of a meeting location within the District under Section 49.062(g), Water Code. A description of this process can be found at https://www.tceq.texas.gov/downloads/water-districts/forms/form-20863.pdf.

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.

Conflict of Interest Disclosures

(Texas Local Government Code Chapter 176)

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

General Election of Directors occurs every first Saturday in May of every even numbered year.

The next election for the District will be held on May 4, 2024.

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.