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At the annual Budget Workshop on July 10 City Manager Modesto Mundo, department heads and staff discussed their requests for the upcoming fiscal year with the City Council.
Part of our "How We Work for You" series includes making the work of the City Council available to you.
Whenever it's convenient for you, watch all or parts of the City Council meetings and learn how your elected leaders are working for you. These recordings will be loaded as we soon as we can get them loaded. They are also available on the City's YouTube Channel. We'll add certain commission and committee meetings as we continue the series.
Hurricane season is underway.
In this Lake Jackson public service video, Lt. Bryan Sidebottom discusses how you should prepare for the season and access state resources when you need help.
MANDATORY LEAD AND COPPER SAMPLING BEGINS AUGUST 2
The city will be collecting lead and copper samples from 60 Lake Jackson residential homes throughout neighborhoods. This process will take about two weeks and will involve dropping the sample tools off at the residences, returning to collect them and then sending them to the lab for testing. Crews will explain the process to the residents who receive the samples. Contact the city for more information.
WHAT TO EXPECT DURING HEAVY RAINS
As heavy rains fall during the next few days, you might notice that your bathroom operates different. That’s the result of the way heavy rains affect the city’s wastewater system. Read on to learn how weather affects your household.
This tax rate will raise more taxes for maintenance and operations than last year's tax rate.
The tax rate will effectively be raised by .27 percent and will raise taxes for maintenance and operations on a $100,000 home by approximately -$11.