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Name of District

(Section 2051.202)

Galveston County Water Control & Improvement District No. 12

Name and Term of Office for Each Board Member

(HB 305, Section 26.18, Section 2051.202)

Matthew D. Wiggins, Term: 5/13/2019 – 5/07/2022
Robert Rolf, Term: 11/03/2020 – 5/04/2024
Susan Jette, Term: 11/03/2020 – 5/04/2024
Robert Kelly, Term: 6/21/2021 – 5/04/2024
Adam Hooks, Term: 1/17/2022 – 05/07/2022

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

(HB 305, Section 26.18, Section 2051.202)

Galveston County WCID #12
Physical: 524 Cien Street, Kemah, TX 77565
Mailing: P.O. Box 3150, Houston, TX 77253-3150
(281) 334-3331

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)

Johnny Bellamy
Municipal District Services
406 W. Grans Pkwy S, Ste 260
Katy, Texas 77494
(281) 290-6503

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

(Section 2051.202)

Cheryl E. Johnson, Tax Assessor
County of Galveston
722 Moody Avenue
Galveston, Texas 77550
(409) 766-2264
galcotax@co.galveston.tx.us

The Rate of the Ad Valorem Tax

(Section 2051.202)
  • 2021: $0.2299

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)

Monthly on the 3rd Monday at 7:00 p.m. at 905 State Highway 146, Kemah, Texas.

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/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.

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:

  • Revenue: -$84,500; -2.550%
  • Expense: $80,000; 3.122%

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

See approved budgets.

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

See approved budgets.

Tax Information

(Section 26.18, Section 2051.202)

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

  • 2019: $0.00
  • 2020: $0.00

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

  • 2021: $0.00

The debt service tax rate for the preceding two years:

  • 2019: $0.26
  • 2020: $0.24938

The proposed debt service tax rate for the current year:

  • 2021: $0.2299

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 7, 2022.

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

  • First day to file for place on May 7, 2022 general election ballot is Wednesday, January 19, 2022.
  • Last day to file for place on May 7, 2022 general election ballot is by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 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, February 22, 2022.

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

Applications must meet the following requirements:

Texas Election Code 141.031(a)(4)(E)
  • US citizen
  • Not Mentally Incapacitated
  • Not Partially Mentally Incapacitated, Without the Right to Vote
  • Not Finally Convicted of a Felony, Without Pardon or Release
Texas Water Code 54.102
  • 18 years old
  • Resident citizen of the State of Texas
  • Qualified Registered Voter or Own land subject to taxation in the District
Texas Water Code 49.052
  • Not related in 3rd degree of affinity (marriage) or consanguinity (blood) to a developer, Director, Manager, engineer, attorney or other person providing professional services to the District
  • Not an employee of a developer or Director, manager engineer, attorney or other person providing professional services to the District
  • Not a developer in the District
  • Not serving as attorney, consultant, engineer, manager, architect or other professional capacity for the District or a developer
  • Not a party to a contract with the District
  • Not a party to a contract with a developer in the District