Utility District

February 24, 2016
Katy Water Tower

What on Earth is a MUD District?

What is a MUD or Municipal Utility District? As a resident of Katy Texas, you may not be entirely clear on what a MUD actually is. A Municipal Utility District (MUD) is a localized division of the State of Texas. It provides certain civic amenities such as the water supply, sewage and drainage. A new MUD is created once the local property owners have petitioned the Texas Commission of Environmental Quality and the TCEQ has approved its creation. A Board of Directors will be elected, who will control the MUD, under the supervision of TCEQ. This board will be in […]