HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT NO. 278

The information provided on this page is for Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 278.  Below you can find links to information related to the financial and bookkeeping records for the District.

DISTRICT INFO
BUDGETS
FINANCIALS
TAX INFO
MEETINGS

DISTRICT INFORMATION

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Shantai Magee
President
Term Expires: May 2022

Tommie Ruth Allen
Vice President
Term Expires: May 2024

Gwendolyn Thornburg
Secretary
Term Expires: May 2022

Nancy David
Asst. Secretary
Term Expires: May 2024

Donald E. Matlock
Director
Term Expires: May 2022

CONTACT INFORMATION

District/Board

Mailing Address:
(Not for Tax or Water Payments)
3200 Southwest Freeway, Suite 2600
Houston, Texas 77027

Physical Address:
3200 Southwest Freeway, Suite 2600
Houston, Texas 77027

Phone: (713) 860-6400
Email: hc278@txdistricts.info

Operator & Tax Consultant

Utility Operator
Si Environmental, LLC
Attn: Juan Alexander
Mailing Address:
6420 Reading Road
Rosenberg, Texas 77471
Phone: (832) 490-1600

Tax Assessor/ Collector
Assessments of the Southwest, Inc
Attn: David Patterson
Mailing Address:
PO Box 1368
Friendswood, Texas 77549
Phone: (281) 482-0216

BUDGET INFORMATION

APPROVED BUDGET – 8/31/2019
APPROVED BUDGET – 8/31/2020
APPROVED BUDGET – 8/31/2021
APPROVED BUDGET – 8/31/2022

Change in the District’s Revenue from 8/31/2021 to 8/31/2022: $132,375; 2.68%
Change in the District’s Expenses from 8/31/2021 to 8/31/2022: -$6,085; -0.17%

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

  • 2020: $1,524,459.00
  • 2021: $1,495,822.00
  • 2022: $1,502,583.00

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

  • 2020: $3,467,444.64
  • 2021: $3,653,396.35
  • 2022: TBD

For additional Budget information, please click on the above Approved Budget link.

FINANCIAL INFORMATION (ANNUAL AUDIT)

FINANCIAL AUDIT – 8/31/2018
FINANCIAL AUDIT – 8/31/2019
FINANCIAL AUDIT – 8/31/2020
FINANCIAL AUDIT – 8/31/2021

For additional Audit information, please click on the above Financial Report link.

TAX INFORMATION

Adopted 2019 Tax Rate (per $100 of assessed valuation) – Total $0.89
Maintenance & Operations: $0.27
Debt Service: $0.62

Adopted 2020 Tax Rate (per $100 of assessed valuation) – Total $0.84
Maintenance & Operations: $0.25
Debt Service: $0.59

Adopted 2021 Tax Rate (per $100 of assessed valuation) – Total $0.80
Maintenance & Operations: $0.35
Debt Service: $0.45

Proposed 2022 Tax Rate (per $100 of assessed valuation) – Total $0.760
Maintenance & Operations: $0.340
Debt Service: $0.420

Notice of Tax Hearing

MEETING INFORMATION

The district generally meets on the second Thursday at 12:00 p.m. at 3200 Southwest Freeway, Suite 2600, Houston, Texas 77027. Specific meeting date/time and location are included on meeting agendas.

2022

2022-12-02 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2022-11-04 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2022-10-13 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2022-10-06 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2022-09-08 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2022-09-02 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2022-08-11 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2022-08-05 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2022-07-14 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2022-07-08 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2022-06-21 – Special: Agenda | Minutes
2022-06-09 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2022-06-03 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2022-05-18 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2022-05-13 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2022-05-12 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2022-05-06 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2022-04-14 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2022-04-08 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2022-03-10 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2022-03-04 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2022-02-28 – Special: Agenda | Minutes
2022-02-10 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2022-02-04 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2022-01-13 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2022-01-07 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes

2021

2021-12-09 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2021-12-08 – Special: Agenda | Minutes
2021-12-03 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2021-11-11 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2021-11-05 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2021-10-14 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2021-10-08 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2021-09-09 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2021-09-03 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes

Residents of the district have the right to request the designation of a meeting location within the district under Water Code Section 49.062(g). A description of this process can be found at https://www.tceq.texas.gov/waterdistricts.