City Election Reminder

City Election Reminder:

Our General city 2018 election is fast approaching us. If you are interested in running for a council seat you are welcome to pick up a packet from City Hall. Packets are due back completed no later that February 16, 2018 at 5:30 PM. The last day to register to vote is March 6th. If you are already registered you should be fine, however if you are new to our area you will need to do a change of address.

Early Election Days are April 23rd thru May 1st 8:30 to 5:30 except for our 12 hour days.

Our 12 hour early voting days are April 24 and April 26 – 7:00am to 7:00pm.

Election Day is May 5th 2018 7:00am to 7:00pm.

Good luck to all.

Rio Vista General 2018 Election

Our General city 2018 election is fast approaching us. If you are interested in running for a council seat you are welcome to pick up a packet from City Hall. Packets are due back completed no later that February 16, 2018 at 5:30 PM. The last day to register to vote is March 6th. If you are already registered you should be fine, however if you are new to our area you will need to do a change of address.

Early Election Days are April 23rd thru May 1st 8:30 to 5:30 except for our 12 hour days.

Our 12 hour early voting days are April 24 and April 26 – 7:00am to 7:00pm.

Election Day is May 5th 2018 7:00am to 7:00pm.

Good luck to all.

Project Name: Rio Vista17CD – 7217401 (EA)

Description of Project:
Contractor shall install approximately one thousand eight hundred ninety linear feet (1,890 l.f.) of six-inch (6”) water lines, gate valves, hydrants, service reconnections, pavement repair, and all associated appurtenances
Location:
All work will occur in the City of Rio Vista, Johnson County, Texas in the following locations:

● Tower Road from 1st Street to 115’east of Casa Vista Drive

Project Issues: None

Mitigation measures and permits: None

Project size:
Approximately 0.87 acres.

Funding:
Project will cost $288,750 and will be paid for with $275,000 in HUD CDBG grant funds administered by the Texas Department of Agriculture and $13,750 in local funds.

Combined Notice of Finding of no Significant Impact and Intent to Request Release of Funds

Combined Notice of Finding of no Significant Impact and Intent to Request Release of Funds – Spanish

Notice of Deadline to File Application for Place on Ballot

Its that time of year again for our Rio Vista General Election. The following places will be on the ballot for the election for the 2017-2019 term:
Place 3
Place 4
Place 5
The deadline to run for council is February 16th. Packets can be picked up at the city hall between the hours of 8:30am and 5:30pm from January 17th thru February 16th. If you have any questions, contact city hall at 817-373-2588.

See Attached flyer

2018 Proposed Tax Rate

City of Rio Vista PROPOSED A TAX RATE THAT WILL RAISE MORE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS THAN LAST YEAR’S TAX RATE.

THE TAX RATE WILL EFFECTIVELY BE RAISED BY 8.00 PERCENT AND WILL RAISE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS ON $100,000 HOME BY APPROXIMATELY $30.69.

PROPOSED TAX RATE: $0.0591810 PER $100
PRECEDING YEAR’S TAX RATE: $0.0596454 PER $100
EFFECTIVE RATE: $0.0591810 PER $100