HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT NO. 217 (HCMUD#217) is located in the northwest I-45 corridor and North Sam Houston Parkway of Harris County, just outside the city limits of the City of Houston and is easily accessed from the Rankin Road exit off I-45 and the T.C. Jester exit off North Sam Houston Parkway. HCMUD#217 was created pursuant to Article XVI, Section 59 of the Texas Constitution and operates pursuant to Chapters 49 and 54 of the Texas Water Code, as amended, to provide water, sanitary sewer and solid waste disposal services to its residents/customers. HCMUD#217 is a small residential community consisting of approximately 800 single-family homes all of which are located within the Heritage Village Subdivision and one school, Heritage Elementary within the Spring Independent School District.
HCMUD#217 is governed by a 5-member board of directors, each of whom is elected to serve a 4-year staggered term. The current make-up of the board of directors is as follows:
Sonnier Washington, President
Debra Johnson, Vice President
Cordelia Brown, Secretary
Jerry Ewing, Assistant Secretary
Marian Henderson, Director
The Board of Directors meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the Administration Building located at 12248 T.C. Jester Blvd. within the boundaries of the district. Agenda for the meetings are posted at least 72-hours in advance on the bulletin board located in the lobby of the Administration Building, all meetings are open to the public.
In addition to the basic utility services, HCMUD#217 provides parks and recreational facilities in the form of a 10-acre beautifully appointed Heritage Park (located on Whittingham Drive) featuring security cameras and off-duty Harris County Constable patrols, playground equipment, soccer/softball field complete with spectator stands, picnic tables, water fountains and track, and a 5000 square feet Administration Building featuring a fully-equipped exercise room, conference room and banquet room with French doors leading out to a covered patio.
For additional information relating to the Heritage Park and the amenities located within the Administration Building, please contact:
Marina Galvan, Facilities Manager
Admin Building Hours: