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Welcome to Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 148

Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 148 is a political subdivision of the state of Texas. Our elected Board of Directors is committed to providing the best quality governmental services. Our mission is to provide the following services to all taxpayers, customers and residents of the District, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, or national origin:

  • To protect the health of our customers by providing drinking water that meets all state and federal standards for drinking water;
  • To reduce subsidence by converting to surface water in compliance with the mandate of the Harris Galveston Coastal Subsidence District;
  • To protect the natural resources of the state by encouraging water conservation and providing periodic educational materials regarding the same;
  • To protect the health and environment by treating the sewage produced by our customers so that the wastewater effluent meets permitted requirements and all state and federal regulations for discharge into the public waters of the state;
  • To protect the lives and property of our citizens from flooding by constructing and maintaining storm drainage facilities;
  • To stimulate the growth of local minority and women business enterprises (“M/WBE”) by mandating a 17% participation goal for M/WBEs in all District construction contracts over $100,000;
  • To enhance the community by providing quality garbage pick-up services twice a week;
  • To protect our residents from crime by providing supplemental law enforcement services through an interlocal contract with Harris County for the services of the Sheriff’s Department;
  • To provide open government and access for all our residents through the conduct of all Board of Directors meetings pursuant to the Texas Open Meetings Act and through the maintenance of all District records pursuant to the Public Information Act;
  • To communicate effectively with and encourage the active participation of residents and taxpayers through the issuance of periodic newsletters regarding the District’s activities;
  • To engage the best quality consultants to represent the District and work in its best interests; and
  • To provide the highest quality services at the lowest possible cost to the residents and taxpayers.

Annual Trunk or Treat Event- 10/31/2019

Everyone had a great time at our Annual Trunk-or-Treat Community Event for our children. Veronica Arce did an awesome job orchestrating it all! ❤️ #WeLoveOurKidsAndCommunity

By |November 4th, 2019|

National Night Out- 10/01/2019

Police * Community Participation

National Night Out was a great success. Families joined us for food, refreshments, and family fun. There were safety personnel in attendance that mingled with attendees and provided crime prevention information. Attendees also enjoyed goodies and gift bags.

By |October 2nd, 2019|

Back2School Community Event

We are thrilled to share about an amazing recent community event! Baybrook Mall Microsoft Store and other vendors were invited to join and participate at the Back 2 School Community Event with Harris County MUD 148. The event provided approximately 300 backpacks and school supplies for students from PreK – High School, with fun houses, snacks and refreshments for everyone to enjoy! Additionally there was an opportunity to hear more about our community resources and upcoming events. The Harris County MUD 148 and non-profit partners created an amazing event.

By |September 30th, 2019|

Hurricane Preparedness Week, May 5-11, 2019

It only takes one storm to change your life and community. Tropical cyclones are among nature’s most powerful and destructive phenomena. If you live in an area prone to tropical cyclones, you need to be prepared. Learn how during Hurricane Preparedness Week (May 5-11, 2019). Hurricanes.gov/Prepare

Sunday, May 5- Determine Your Risk
Monday, May 6- Develop an Evacuation Plan
Tuesday, May 7- Assemble Disaster Supplies
Wednesday, May 8- Get an Insurance Checkup
Thursday, May 9- Strengthen Your Home
Friday, May 10- Help Your Neighbor
Saturday, May 11- Complete a Written Plan

By |May 31st, 2019|