Citizens of Angleton, Texas
GENERAL / PROPERTY TAX RATE DECLINE (4.83%)
LAST YEAR $.665 PER $100 VALUE
PROPOSED BUDGET NO NEW REVENUE RATE $.633 PER $100 VALUE
“The Proposed Budget will raise more total property taxes than last year’s total tax levy by $124,461 or 1.67%, and of that amount, $124,461 is tax revenue to be raised from new property added to the tax roll this year.”
UTILITY / WATER AND SEWER RATES
The Utility Fund will increase total rates by approximately $7 per month for an average customer using approximately 5,000 gallons of water per month. Customers using less than 5,000 gallons per month will receive a smaller increase. Customers using more than 5,000 gallons per month will receive a larger increase.
Notable key factors:
- 1960 Chenango Water Plant requires an emergency replacement to prevent the loss of millions of gallons of water at a cost of more than $2Million. The Water and Wastewater Financial Plan to sustain the failing infrastructure and bridge the gap between required expenditures and available revenue continues to widen.
- The Last water rate increase was FY 2013-2014 for City operations, maintenance and capital projects (other than pass through to Brazosport Water Authority (BWA) and Impact fees). Inflation is up 12% plus an additional 5% through May 2021 totaling 17% inflation during the same period.
- Health Insurance Rates are expected to rise by 15% or more.
For discussion, there will be a Public Hearing related to the budget and rates held on Tuesday, August 24, 2021, at 5:30PM in City Council Chambers.
Spanish Notice of Tax and Utility Rates 2021
Notice of 2021-2022 Tax Rate
Notice of Meeting to Vote on Tax Rate