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District Contact Information

Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 185
c/o Coats Rose, P.C.
9 Greenway Plaza, Ste. 1000
Houston, Texas 77046
(713) 651-0111

The District’s E-mail address is board@fbmud185.com.

Elections – Directors

The next election for Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 185 will be held on May 1, 2021.

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 District’s Attorney (Coats Rose, P.C., attention of Monica Roberts-Jenkins) 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 1, 2021 general election ballot is January 13, 2021.
  • Last day to file for place on May 1, 2021 general election ballot is by 5:00 p.m. on February 12, 2021.
  • 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 District’s Attorney (Coats Rose, P.C., attention of Monica Roberts-Jenkins) by mail, fax or in person. A declaration form may be downloaded/printed from the website of the Texas Secretary of State at https://www.sos.state.tx.us/elections/forms/pol-sub/2-11f.pdf
  • Deadline to file write in candidacy declaration for May 1, 2021 general election is by 5:00 p.m. on February 16, 2021.

To be qualified to serve as a Director, a person must be: (1) at least 18 years old; (2) a resident citizen of the State of Texas; and (3) either: (a) own land subject to taxation in the District; or (b) be a qualified voter within the District.
(Texas Water Code, Section 54.102)

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