Transparency

Name of District

(Section 2051.202)

Fort Bend County Municipal District 118

Name and Term of Office for Each Board Member

(HB 305, Section 2051.202)

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)

(HB 305, Section 2051.202)

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

(Section 2051.202)

board@fbmud118.com

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)

Breah Campbell
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

(Section 2051.202)

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

The Rate of the Ad Valorem Tax

(Section 2051.202)
  • 2021: $0.63

If Applicable, the Sales and Use Tax Rate

(Section 2051.202)

None.

Any Tax Rate Hearing Notice

(Section 2051.202)

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

Location and Schedule of Meeting of the District

(Section 2051.202)

The Board generally meets on the second Tuesday of the month at 2002 West Grand Parkway North, Suite 100, Katy, Fort Bend County, Texas 77449.

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

(Section 2051.202)

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, Section 2051.202)

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

Tax Information

(Section 26.18, Section 2051.202)

Tax rate for maintenance and operations adopted by the taxing unit for the current year and preceding two years:

  • 2020: $0.13
  • 2021: $0.13
  • 2022: Not Yet Adopted

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

  • As of the date of this report, no proposed tax rate has been established for the current year.

The debt service tax rate for the preceding two years:

  • 2020: $0.52
  • 2021: $0.50
  • 2022: Not Yet Adopted

The proposed debt service tax rate for the current year:

  • As of the date of this report, no proposed tax rate has been established for the current year.

Financial Information

(Section 2051.202)

Click here for information about the District as required by Section 26.18, Texas Tax Code, created by Senate Bill 2 (also known as the Texas Property Tax Reform and Transparency Act of 2019) and as required by Texas Tax Code 2051.202, in compliance with House Bill 1154.

Election Information

(HB 305)
Elections – Bonds

The District does not currently have a pending bond election.

Elections – Directors

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.