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…]

Phase I Fence Replacement Project Update

FBCLID 17 has contracted with Johnson Fence for the completion of the Phase I Fence Replacement Project. This project consists of the replacement of approximately 7,800 linear feet of failing concrete panel fence with brick fence. The total cost of the project is approximately $1.1 million. The project work area was primarily located along Chatham … [Read more…]

Information Regarding New Brick Fences

To:  Homeowners and Residents As you may have seen, new brick fences are being installed in certain sections of our neighborhood.  Fort Bend Levee Improvement District No. 17 (the “District”) is using your tax dollars to install and pay for the fences.  The fences are within a public easement or right-of-way owned by the District.  … [Read more…]