Harris County Municipal Utility District 26 Residential Awareness Open House Summary

The Harris County Municipal Utility District 26 (HCMUD 26) Board of Directors and the District’s consultants would like to thank all of our neighbors who took the time to attend our recent open house to learn more about the District and the upcoming bond proposal that will be on the May 4th ballot. Our Board members enjoyed speaking with you about the future of the District and we really appreciated your participation. Many great questions were asked, and we hope they were all answered.

For our attendees and those who were unable to attend, please find in this article the welcome video and a .pdf of the financial information provided at the open house.

View the Open House Digital Handout

Again, thank you to everyone that attended the open house events. If you have any questions or comments please reach out to us using the “Contact” page on the website.

Regional Water Authority Surcharges Increase in April

While Harris County Municipal Utility District 26 (HCMUD 26) continues to keep monthly water rates as low as possible, residents of the district will see an increase in their water bill totals after April 1, 2019. The district is subject to groundwater surcharges imposed by the North Harris County Regional Water Authority (NHCRWA).

Those NHCRWA surcharges will increase from $3.40 per thousand gallons of groundwater pumped from HCMUD 26’s wells to $3.85 per thousand gallons of groundwater beginning in April.

HCMUD 26 residents are encouraged to conserve water and visit the links below for information that will help them control their water usage and reduce their overall bills.

Spotlight on our providers: Municipal Operations & Consulting, Inc.

Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 26 (HCMUD 26) works with a variety of consultants and contractors to ensure the district is maintained and services are consistently provided to our residents. One of the key players in ensuring our residents receive their water services is our water management company, commonly referred to as the operator, Municipal Operations & Consulting, Inc (MOC).

Residents will regularly see MOC staff throughout the community as they are reading meters, checking on maintenance issues, installing new hardware or making repairs on water lines. MOC staff are easy to identify with their logoed shirts and branded company vehicles.

Residents may be asked for access to waterlines in their back yards or see Inframark staff walking along easements or rights of way performing maintenance. The District understands that strangers near residents’ homes may cause concern. Here are some tips on how to verify that anyone performing maintenance is an Inframark employee:

  • MOC employees will be in uniforms with the company logo embroidered onto the shirt.
  • MOC staff will arrive in a company vehicle with a logo on the doors.
  • If asked, Municipal Operations & Consulting, Inc. employees will provide a company badge verifying their identification.

MOC also provides the district’s billing and waterline maintenance. If you have a question regarding your bill or notice a waterline maintenance issue, please call their customer service line at (281) 367-5511. For emergency repairs such as water main breaks, please call (346) 202-2216

The photos below show examples of clothing and vehicles utilized by MOC staff while providing services to the district.

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Municipal Operations & Consulting, Inc. employees working in the District will be wearing a uniform similar to this one. Shirt styles may vary based on the weather conditions at the time.

Municipal Operations & Consulting, Inc. employees working in the District will be wearing a uniform similar to this one. Shirt styles may vary based on the weather conditions at the time.

Municipal Operations & Consulting, Inc. staff will be working out of vehicles similar to this one with the MOC logo proudly displayed on the side.

Municipal Operations & Consulting, Inc. staff will be working out of vehicles similar to this one with the MOC logo proudly displayed on the side.