LID 17 Landscape Improvement Projects

In an effort to maintain a vibrant appearance around the Telfair neighborhood, Fort Bend County Levee Improvement District No. 17 (LID 17) has approved a major landscape enhancement project. This project is divided into two phases, which are expected to take place concurrently. Phase 1 work started on May 23 and Phase 2 work is … [Read more…]

Doo the Right Thing!

Think picking up dog poop is unpleasant? Try drinking it! Picking up after your pet is easy! When walking your pet, just make sure to bring a bag, clean up the waste, and then dispose of it in a trash receptacle. Some parks provide pet waste stations which contain bags and a place to dispose … [Read more…]

Section 28 Lake Erosion – Phase I

The Board of Directors of Fort Bend County Levee Improvement District No. 17 (FBCLID 17) authorized the award of a contract for the Section 28 Lake Erosion – Phase I at their regular meeting on Thursday, November 11, 2021.  The contract was awarded to Double Oak Erosion in the amount of $382,673.48.  The project is … [Read more…]

2021 Property Tax Rate

The Board of Directors of Fort Bend LID No. 17 is pleased to announce that it has reduced its tax rate for 2021.  The 2021 rate is $0.545, which is a one and one-half reduction from the 2020 tax rate.

New Federal Flood Insurance Information

New FEMA Risk Rating 2.0 for Flood Insurance Premiums Change Effective 10/1/21 FBCLID 17 residents, A question that many residents have asked FBCLID 17, is “Even though I live behind a levee, should I still buy flood insurance?” While each resident must make that decision for themselves, LID 17 strongly recommends that every homeowner purchase … [Read more…]