AG Paxton ruling begs question why taxing entity governing officers allowed to serve on appraisal district boards

AG Paxton ruling begs question why taxing entity governing officers allowed to serve on appraisal district boards

The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Austin, August 27 – On Wednesday, August 25, 2020, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton ruled that “Section 6.054 of the Tax Code prohibits an individual who is an officer of a taxing unit that participates in an appraisal district from being employed by the appraisal district. The position of school board […]

Unveiling of “21,562.50” to occur at Woodlands Township Board meeting with Conroe ISD Superintendent Null in attendance!

Unveiling of “21,562.50” to occur at Woodlands Township Board meeting with Conroe ISD Superintendent Null in attendance!

Image: The mysterious number, “21,562.50,” will emerge from the darkness at the Woodlands Township Board of Directors meeting tonight, Thursday, March 21, 2019, at 6 o’clock p.m. Conroe and The Woodlands, March 21 – The mysterious number, “21,562.50,” and several of its companions, will emerge from the darkness at the Woodlands Township Board of Directors […]

Step #1 towards reforming LSGCD: fire anti-citizen GM Kathy Jones

Step #1 towards reforming LSGCD: fire anti-citizen GM Kathy Jones

Conroe, October 31 – Kathy Jones is the poster child of an out-of-touch, anti-citizen bureaucrat. As General Manager of the Lone Star Groundwater Conservation District (LSGCD) since it began in 2002, Jones has been responsible for implementing and enforcing groundwater regulations which have restricted private property owners’ use of their own groundwater. By limiting groundwater production, […]

After Casey resignation, Montgomery Central Appraisal District nomination back on Commissioners Court agenda for August 14

Conroe, August 13 – Montgomery County taxpayers are well aware that the primary purpose of the Montgomery Central Appraisal District Board of Directors is to set reappraisal policies so that property tax appraisals will skyrocket, so that government spending of all governmental entities relying upon property taxation may continue to increase their spending as rapidly […]

Governor Abbott appoints three citizen-oriented Board members to SJRA

Austin and Conroe, February 6 – Texas Governor Greg Abbott appointed Mark Mitcheletti of Kingwood, to the San Jacinto River Authority Board of Directors Monday, after a recommendations from various elected officials, dignitaries and the Lake Houston Area Chamber of Commerce. Kaaren Cambio of Kingwood and Charles ‘Ed’ Boulware of Montgomery were also appointed to […]