Transparency

Name of the district (HB 1154)

Fort Bend County Municipal District 118

Name and term of office for each board member (SB 2, HB 305, HB 1154)

Jaime Benoliel (Pos. 4), President
Term: 5/5/2018 to 05/7/2022

Alex Reid Garrett (Pos. 1), Vice President
Term: 11/3/2020 to 5/4/2024

James A. Hines (Pos. 2), Secretary
Term: 11/3/2020 to 5/4/2024

Paula Blumenthal (Pos. 5), Assistant Secretary
Term: 11/3/2020 to 5/4/2024

Christa Lawson (Pos. 3), Assistant Secretary
Term: 5/5/2018 to 5/7/2022

Contact information for main office of district (mailing and physical address, and phone number) (SB 2, HB 305, HB 1154)

Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 118
c/o Smith, Murdaugh, Little & Bonham, L.L.P.
2727 Allen Parkway, Suite 1100, Houston, Texas 77019
(713) 652-6500
The District’s E-mail address is 93118@smithmur.com.

Official contact information for each board member (SB 2, HB 1154)

board@fbmud118.com

If applicable, the name of the general manager (HB 1154)

N/A

The name of the person representing the operator, including a mailing address and telephone number (HB 1154)

Environmental Development Partners
17495 Village Green, Houston, Texas 77040
Phone: (832) 467-1599

The name of the person representing the tax assessor/collector, including mailing address and telephone number (HB 1154)

Bob Leared Interests
11111 Katy Freeway, Suite 725, Houston, Texas 77079
Phone: (713) 932-9011

The rate of the ad valorem tax; (HB 1154)
If applicable, the sales and use tax rate; (HB 1154)
Any tax rate hearing notice; (HB 1154)

Information about the District’s tax notices are available by clicking on this link.

Location and schedule of meeting of the district (HB 1154)

The Board generally meets on the second Tuesday of the month at the Greater Fort Bend Economic Development Council, One Fluor Daniel Drive, Sugar Land, Texas 77478.

A statement that the residents have a right to request a designation of a meeting location within the district (HB 1154)

The Board’s regular meetings are held in the District at One Fluor Daniel Drive, Sugar Land, Texas 77478. Nevertheless, under Texas law, the following information is required to be posted on the District’s website: https://www.fbmud118.com

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/assets/public/permitting/watersupply/districts/Form-20863.pdf.

Each meeting notice and minutes of meetings for the current year and the preceding 12 months (HB 305, HB 1154)

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

Annual Financial Reports

Annual reports of certain financial information (Local Government Debt Reporting) may be accessed at https://comptroller.texas.gov/transparency/local/sb625.

Elections

The next election will be held on May 7, 2022.

Director candidacy filing requirements and deadlines are as follows:

  • 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.
  • 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/her designated agent by mail, fax, email or in person. An application may be downloaded/printed from the website of the Texas Secretary of State at https://www.sos.texas.gov/elections/forms/pol-sub/2-21f.pdf
  • First day to file for place on May 7, 2022 general election ballot is Wednesday, 1/19/2022.
  • Last day to file for place on May 7, 2022 general election ballot is by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, 2/18/2022.
  • 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 7, 2022 general election is by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, 2/22/2022.

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

Public Information Requests

To request public information, please direct your request to 93118@smithmur.com or mail or hand deliver your request to Smith, Murdaugh, Little & Bonham, L.L.P., 2727 Allen Parkway, Suite 1100, Houston, Texas 77019.