Legal Information

Annual Financial Reports

Annual reports of certain financial information may be accessed at via the Special Purpose District Public Information Database (SPDPID):

Go to https://spdpid.comptroller.texas.gov

Search, as follows:
Entity Name: Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 173
Entity County: Harris

Press: Submit

It will direct you to the District’s most recent submission.

Board Meetings and Documents

Information about the District’s meetings and meeting documents can be found on the “Meetings” page.

Board of Directors

David Tinney, President (Term: 05/5/2018 to 05/7/2022)
George Horton, Vice President (Term: 05/5/2018 to 05/7/2022)
Art Jansen, Secretary (Term: 05/2/2020 to 05/4/2024)
Richard A. “Rick” Raymor, Assistant Secretary (Term: 05/2/2020 to 05/4/2024)
Chris Rowley, Assistant Vice President (Term: 05/2/2020 to 05/4/2024)

Conflict of Interest Disclosures

Elections

The next election for Directors of the District is scheduled for May 7, 2022 at a location to be determined.

Director candidacy filing requirements and deadlines are as follows:

  • 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.
  • 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, fax, email or in person. An application may be downloaded/printed from the website of the Texas Secretary of State at https://www.sos.texas.gov/elections/forms/pol-sub/2-21f.pdf
  • First day to file for place on May 7, 2022 general election ballot is Wednesday, 1/19/2022.
  • Last day to file for place on May 7, 2022 general election ballot is by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, 2/18/2022.
  • 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, 2/22/2022.

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

Energy Consumption Reports

The District’s energy consumption reports can be found on the “Resources” page.

Landowner Bill of Rights

Information regarding the Landowner’s Bill of Rights can be found on the Texas Attorney General’s website.

District Contact Information

Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 173
c/o Smith, Murdaugh, Little & Bonham, L.L.P.
2727 Allen Parkway, Suite 1100
Houston, Texas 77019
713/652-6500

The District’s E-mail address is board@hcmud173.org.

Public Information Requests

To request public information, please direct your request to board@hcmud173.org or mail or hand deliver your request to Smith, Murdaugh, Little & Bonham, L.L.P., 2727 Allen Parkway, Suite 1100, Houston, Texas 77019.