About MCMUD 18

Montgomery County Municipal Utility District No. 18 was created on September 12, 1973 in accordance with the pertinent provisions of Article XVI, Section 59 of the Texas Constitution, and Chapters 49 and 54 of the Texas Water Code. The District operates pursuant to the provisions of Chapters 49 and 54, Texas Water Code and the Rules of the Commission. The District is empowered, among other things, to purchase, construct, operate and maintain all works, improvements, facilities and plants necessary to provide water, sanitary sewer service, storm sewer drainage, irrigation, solid waste collection and disposal, including recycling, and parks and recreational facilities for the residents of the District.

The District serves the Bentwater subdivision and consists of approximately 1,472 acres of land, all of which is located in the extraterritorial jurisdiction of the City of Conroe. The District is located in northwest Montgomery County, southwest of the F.M. Highway No 1097 bridge over Lake Conroe, and contains approximately 9 miles of bulk headed shoreline on the western shore of Lake Conroe.

The Districtís fiscal year runs from October through September of the following year. The District has $60,000,000 in authorized bonds. As of August 2008, $34,110,000 bonds have been sold.