COMAL COUNTY WATER IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT NO. 1B

The information provided on this page is for Comal County Water Improvement District No. 1B.  Below you can find links to information related to the financial and bookkeeping records for the District.

DISTRICT INFO
MEETINGS
BUDGETS
TAX INFO
FINANCIALS

DISTRICT INFORMATION

Name of District

(Section 2051.202)

Comal County Water Improvement District No. 001B

Name and Term of Office for Each Board Member

(HB 305, Section 26.18, Section 2051.202)

Cesar Castilleja, President (Term Expires: May 2024)
Tommy Carden, Vice President (Term Expires: May 2024)
Dean Ray Braune, Secretary (Term Expires: May 2026)
David Sonnenberg, Assistant Secretary (Term Expires: May 2026)
Ron Gonzales, Assistant Secretary Director (Term Expires: May 2024)

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

(HB 305, Section 26.18, Section 2051.202)

Coats Rose, P.C.
14755 Preston Road, Suite 600
Dallas, Texas 75254
(O) 972-788-1600

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)

N/A

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

(Section 2051.202)

Comal County, Texas, through its Tax Assessor-Collector
205 N. Seguin Avenue
New Braunfels, Texas 78130
(830) 221-1353

The Rate of the Ad Valorem Tax

(Section 2051.202)

  • 2021: $0.794 per $100 assessed valuation for 2021

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)

As the Board of Directors for this District meet only in special session, as necessary, there is no schedule of meetings for the District.

The following locations have been ordered as designated meeting places for the District:

  • 500 feet west of Edwards Boulevard and River Road, New Braunfels, Texas (inside the boundaries of the District)
  • The offices of Coats Rose, P.C., 14755 Preston Road, Suite 600, Dallas, Texas 75254 (outside the boundaries)
  • The offices of ASA Properties, 387 W. Mill Street, Suite 180, New Braunfels, Texas 78131 (outside the boundaries)
  • The offices of LJA Engineering, Inc., 5316 Highway 290 West, Suite 150, Austin, Texas 78735 (outside the boundaries)

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/downloads/water-districts/forms/form-20863.pdf.

Each Meeting Notice and Minutes of Meetings for the Current Year and the Preceding 12 Months

(HB 305, Section 2051.202)

2022

2022-05-06 – Special: Agenda | Minutes
2022-03-11 – Special: Agenda | Minutes
2022-02-11 – Special: Agenda | Minutes

2021

2021-09-10 – Special: Agenda | Minutes
2021-08-13 – Special: Agenda | Minutes
2021-05-07 – Special: Agenda | Minutes

Budget Information

(Section 26.18)

The taxing unit’s budget for the preceding two years:

  • Approved Budget – 2020 – N/A
  • Approved Budget – 2021 – (July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022) – 2021 (see below; budget approved at May 7, 2021 Board Meeting)

The taxing unit’s proposed or adopted budget for the current year:

  • Approved Budget – 2022 – No budget has been proposed or approved for the District’s fiscal year 2022, as it will not begin until July 1.

The change in the amount of the taxing unit’s budget from the preceding year to the current year:

  • N/A

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

  • 2020: N/A
  • 2021: $0.00
  • 2022: Pending

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

  • 2020: N/A
  • 2021: $0.00
  • 2022: Pending

Tax Information

(Section 26.18, Section 2051.202)

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

  • 2020: N/A
  • 2021: $0.794 per $100 assessed valuation for 2021

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

  • 2022: Pending

The debt service tax rate for the preceding two years:

  • 2020: N/A
  • 2021: N/A

The proposed debt service tax rate for the current year:

  • 2022: N/A

Financial Information

(Section 26.18, Section 2051.202)

 The most recent financial audit:

  • Financial Audit – Pending

CONTACT INFORMATION

Mailing Address
3200 Southwest Freeway, Suite 2600
Houston, Texas 77027
Phone: (713) 860-6400
Email: ccwid1b@districtdirectory.org

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.

  • Pursuant to Sections 2.052 and 2.053 of the Texas Election Code, the District has cancelled its May 7, 2022 directors election, as the candidates to be listed on the ballot were unopposed.

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.

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.

  • Texas Ethics Commission – Forms and Instructions
  • 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.