Notice of Public Hearing on Tax Rate

The FORT BEND COUNTY M.U.D. !185 will hold a public hearing on a proposed tax rate for the tax year 2018 on September 19, 2018 at 12:00PM at 9 Greenway Plaza, Suite 1000, Houston, TX 77046. Your individual taxes may increase or decrease, depending on the change in the taxable value of your property in relation to the change in taxable value of all other property and the tax rate that is adopted.

FOR the proposal: Allen Thomas, Wesley Noonan, and Terrell Berger
AGAINST the proposal: None
PRESENT and not voting: None
ABSENT: Al Menconi and Scott Donahue

The following table compares taxes on an average residence homestead in this taxing unit last year to taxes proposed on the average residence homestead this year.

Notice of Taxpayers’ Right to Rollback Elections

If taxes on the average residence homestead increase by more than eight percent, the qualified voters of the district by petition may
require that an election be held to determine whether to reduce the operation and maintenance tax rate to the rollback tax rate under
Section 49.236(d), Water Code.

Bob Leared Interests 713-932-9011

New Online Customer Portal

On August 18, 2018, we will introduce a new customer portal as a new option for making payments. After this date, we request that you create an account by visiting www.edpwater.com and following the instructions below. Make individual or automatic payments online for a $1.00 fee, when paying by eCheck from a bank account or for a 3% fee when paying by credit or debit card. If you have made electronic payments in the past the previous website will now redirect you to the new payment portal.

How to create an account:

  1. Go to www.edpwater.com
  2. Click on Pay Your Bill, select your water District’s name
  3. Click on PAY ONLINE NOW
  4. Click on Sign up now
  5. Follow online instructions beginning with your security code from your most recent water bill.

We hope you enjoy the new features which will include:

  • Viewing real-time balance & transaction history
  • Viewing current and past billing statements
  • Viewing your water use history
  • Updating your mailing address
  • Signing up for ebilling

Changes to Our Auto-Pay Program

We will be moving our auto-pay program over to the Online Customer Portal beginning August 18, 2018. This change should not disrupt auto-payments set up through our original payment program and no action should be required. After August 18, 2018, we encourage you to sign on to the new customer portal and confirm/update your account information.

Thank you for your attention to this matter and we hope these changes will improve your satisfaction with services provided by your water district.

For more information or assistance with registration, call EDP at: 832-467-1599
Monday – Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm CST.

Visit www.edpwater.com for more information.

Container Offer

Valued Customer,

WCA is now offering, for the month of February, flat rate roll-off containers for $500.00. This is to assist in the on-going Hurricane Harvey clean-up effort in communities throughout the greater Houston area. Please call into our customer care department to book your 30 yard container today. This offer is valid through February 28, 2018.

Sincerely,

WCA Customer Service Department
832-456-1401

Garbage Collection Update

To all WCA Houston Area Customers,

WCA will be back to normal operations on Thursday, January 18, 2018.

Normal Thursday residential routes will be serviced as normal. The residential routes from Tuesday and Wednesday that were missed due to the weather will be serviced on their next scheduled service day.

Normal Thursday commercial and roll off routes will be serviced with Tuesday and Wednesday single stop customers mixed into the routes.

WCA would like to thank you for your patience during this time.

Please feel free to pass this along as needed and please be safe.

Sincerely,

WCA Region II

No Garbage Collection Today

To all WCA Houston Area Customers,

The Houston area is under a Winter Weather Advisory. At this time, WCA has decided it is unsafe to run our routes Wednesday, January 17, 2018. All offices will be closed and no trucks will be running.

If your service is missed due to the weather, service will resume on the next scheduled service day.

We will continue to follow up with updates. Updates will be sent out by email, Facebook, and our company website.

Please feel free to pass this along as needed and please be safe.

Sincerely,

WCA Region II

Winter Weather Advisory

To all WCA Houston Area Customers,

The Houston area is under a Winter Weather Advisory. At this time, WCA has decided it is unsafe to run our residential routes today. Shortly, our commercial routes will be called back to the office.

If your service is missed due to the weather, service will resume on the next scheduled service day.

We will follow with updates as soon as possible. Updates will be sent out by email, Facebook, and our company website.

Please feel free to pass this along as needed and please be safe.

Sincerely,

WCA Region II

Winter Storm Warning

To all WCA Houston Area Customers,

The Houston area is now under a Winter Storm Warning in effect from early Tuesday morning to midnight Wednesday. The National Weather Service warns freezing rain, sleet and snow are possible north of Houston early Tuesday morning. The wintry mix will get closer to the city around lunch time, and conditions will worsen through the afternoon Tuesday.

This could possibly effect the service provided by WCA on Tuesday and Wednesday. Some areas may experience delays or may not be serviced. If your service is missed due to the weather, service will resume on the next scheduled service day.

We will monitor the weather and update you as the effects of the storm are clearer. We will follow with updates as soon as possible, when we are updated from our operations team. Updates will be sent out by email, Facebook, and our company website.

Please feel free to pass this along as needed and please be safe.

Sincerely,

WCA Region II