SPORTSMAN’S WORLD MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT

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DISTRICT INFORMATION

Name of District

(Section 2051.202)

Sportsman’s World Municipal Utility District

Name and Term of Office for Each Board Member

(Section 26.18, Section 2051.202)

Mike Albert (Term Expires: 05/2026)
Christine Watters (Term Expires: 05/2026)
Bill Forbes (Term Expires: 05/2028)
Paul Knox (Term Expires: 05/2028)
Cris Adamson (Term Expires: 05/2028)

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

(Section 26.18, Section 2051.202)

2727 Allen Parkway, Suite 1100
Houston, Texas 77019
713-652-6500
Email: 94052@smithmur.com

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)

Roy Davis
Operator
3100 Davis Lane
Strawn, Texas 76475
Office: 940-779-2251

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

(Section 2051.202)

Stacy L. Choate
Palo Pinto Tax Assessor-Collector
PO Box 160
Palo Pinto, Texas 76484
Office: 940-659-1271

The Rate of the Ad Valorem Tax

(Section 2051.202)

  • 2023: $0.2172178

If Applicable, the Sales and Use Tax Rate

(Section 2051.202)

N/A

Any Tax Rate Hearing Notice

(Section 2051.202)

  • Notices of Public Hearing on Tax Rate
  • Orders Setting Tax Rate

Location and Schedule of Meeting of the District

(Section 2051.202)

Location: Sportsman’s World VFD, 3140 Hell’s Gate Loop, Strawn, Texas, 76475
Schedule: 2nd Friday of each month at 2:00 p.m.

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

(Section 2051.202)

2024

2024-06-14 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2024-05-10 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2024-04-12 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2024-03-08 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2024-02-09 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2024-01-12 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes

2023

2023-12-08 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2023-11-10 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2023-10-13 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2023-09-08 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2023-08-11 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2023-07-14 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2023-06-09 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2023-05-12 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2023-03-10 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2023-02-10 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2023-01-13 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes

2022

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

2021

2021-12-10 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2021-11-12 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2021-10-08 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes
2021-09-10 – Regular: Agenda | Minutes

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:

  • $115,206 or 14.07%

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

  • See attached budgets.

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

  • District does not budget for debt service.

Tax Information

(Section 26.18)

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

  • 2021: $0.25
  • 2022: $0.2042667
  • 2023: $0.2172178

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

  • 2024: Not adopted as of date of the report.

The debt service tax rate for the preceding two years:

  • 2021: $0
  • 2022: $0
  • 2023: $0

The proposed debt service tax rate for the current year:

  • 2024: Not adopted as of date of the report.

Financial Information

(Section 26.18, Section 2051.202)

 The most recent financial audits:

District Documents

Election Information

(HB 305)

The next election for the District will be held on May 2, 2026.

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/her designated agent by mail, electronic 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/2-49f.pdf

  • First day to file for place on May 2, 2026 general election ballot is Wednesday, January 14, 2026.
  • Last day to file for place on May 2, 2026 general election ballot is by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 13, 2026.
  • 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.state.tx.us/elections/forms/pol- sub/2-55f.pdf
  • Deadline to file write-in candidacy declaration for May 2, 2026 general election is by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 17, 2026.

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

CONTACT INFORMATION

Mailing Address
2727 Allen Parkway, Suite 1100
Houston, Texas 77019
Phone: (713) 652-6500
Email: 94052@smithmur.com