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District Profile

Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 55 of Harris County, Texas (the “District”) was created effective July 24, 1974 by an Order of the Texas Water Rights Commission, presently known as the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (the “Commission”). Pursuant to the provisions of Chapters 49 and 54 of the Texas Water Code, the District is empowered to purchase, operate and maintain all facilities, plants and improvements necessary to provide water, sanitary sewer service, storm sewer drainage, irrigation, solid waste collection and
disposal, including recycling, and to construct parks and recreational facilities for the residents of the District. The District is also empowered to contract for or employ its own peace officers with powers to make arrests and to establish, operate and maintain a fire department to perform all fire-fighting activities within the District. The Board of Directors held its first meeting on
August 7, 1974 and the first bonds were sold on December 30, 1974.

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Board Members

The District is governed by a Board of Directors consisting of five (5) Board members elected by the registered voters of the District, who manage and supervise all affairs of the District. Board members must either own property within the District or be a registered voter within the District. Each Board member is elected to serve a staggered four (4) year term. The District’s current Board members are as follows:

  • Robert Squires, President, Term Expires: May 2026, email: robertsquires@hcmud55.com
  • Robert Tietz, Vice-President, Term Expires: May 2026
  • David VanRiper, Secretary, Term Expires: May 2024
  • Scott Wenger, Asst. Secretary, Term Expires: May 2026
  • Richard Klenk, Treasurer, Term Expires: May 2024

District Contact Information



Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
1301 McKinney St., Suite 5100
Houston, TX 77010

Attorney: Reginald Wilson
Paralegal: Kaitlyn Malek
Phone: (713) 651-8353


Si Enviromental
6420 Reading Road
Rosenberg, TX 77471

Contact: Chris Wilson
Phone: (832) 490-1570


ETI Bookkeeping Services
17111 Rolling Creek Drive, Suite 108
Houston, TX 77090

Contact: Jennifer Landreville
Phone: (281) 444-3384

Financial Advisor

Public Finance Group LLC
900 South Capital of Texas Highway
Building IV, Suite 475
West Lake Hills, TX 78746

Contact: Lauren Smith
Phone: (512) 382-5420


Brown & Gay Engineers Inc
10777 Westheimer, Suite 400
Houston, Texas 77042

Contact: Nelson Gaez
Phone: (281) 558-8700

Tax Assessor/Collector

Equi-Tax Inc
17111 Rolling Creek
Houston, TX 77090

Contact: Vickey Sullivan
Phone: (281) 444-4886


McCall Gibson Swedlund Barfoot PLLC
13100 Wortham Center Drive, Suite 235
Houston, Texas 77065

Contact: Chris Swedlund
Phone: (713) 462-0341

Web Design/Communications

Infinity Services, LLC
23501 Cinco Ranch Blvd., Suite H120-330
Katy, TX 77494
Contact: Allen DeJonge
Phone: (573) 268-9577