Notices – Civil Rights

For City of Rio Vista :
Notice – Policy of Nondiscrimination on the Basis of Disability
The City of Rio Vista does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or
access to, or employment in, its federally assisted programs or activities. The City
Secretary has been designated to coordinate compliance with the nondiscrimination
requirements contained in the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD)
regulations implementing Section 504 (24 CFR Part 8).
Notice – Citizen Participation & Grievance Procedures Notice
The City of Rio Vista has adopted complaint and grievance procedures regarding its
Texas Community Development Block Grant Programs (TxCDBG). Citizens may obtain a
copy of these written procedures at City Hall, 201, TX-174, Rio Vista, Texas 76093
between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Citizens may also
request the procedures be mailed to them by calling the City Secretary at
817-373-2588. These procedures outline the steps for a citizen to follow if s/he wishes to
file a complaint or grievance about TxCDBG activities.
A person who has a complaint or grievance about any services or activities with respect
to the TxCDBG project, may during regular business hours submit such complaint or
grievance, in writing to the City Secretary, at 201 TX-174, Rio Vista, Texas 76093 or
may call 817-373-2588. The City of Rio Vista will make every effort to respond fully to
such complaints within fifteen (15) working days where practicable.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
The City of Rio Vista does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex,
sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.
Fair Housing Public Service Announcement
Public Service Announcement:
Fair Housing, It’s the Law
To promote fair housing practices, the City of Rio Vista encourages potential
homeowners and renters to be aware of their rights under the National Fair Housing
Title VIII of the Civil Rights Act of 1968, as amended, prohibits discrimination
against any person on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, disability, familial status or
national origin in the sale or rental of units in the housing market.
For more information on fair housing or to report possible fair housing
discrimination, call the Texas Workforce Commission at (888) 452-4778 or (512)
463-2642 TTY: 512-371-7473.

Avisos – Derechos Civiles
Para la Ciudad de Rio Vista :
Aviso – Política de no discriminación por motivo de la discapacidad
La Ciudad de Rio Vista no discrimina por motivos de discapacidad en la admisión o acceso a,
o empleo en sus programas o actividades que reciben ayuda federal. La Secretaria de la
Ciudad ha sido designado para coordinar el cumplimiento de los requisitos de no
discriminación contenidos en el Departamento de Vivienda (HUD) y reglamentos de Desarrollo
Urbano de aplicación de la Sección 504 (24 CFR Parte 8).
Aviso – Participación Ciudadana y Procedimientos de Quejas Aviso
La Ciudad de Rio Vista ha adoptado denuncia y procedimientos de queja con respecto a sus
programas de Texas Desarrollo Comunitario Block Grant (TxCDBG). Los ciudadanos pueden
obtener una copia de estos procedimientos por escrito en el Ayuntamiento, 201 TX-174, Rio
Vista, Texas 76093 entre las horas de 8:00 am y 5:00 pm de lunes a viernes. Los ciudadanos
también pueden solicitar los procedimientos se enviarán por correo a ellos llamando a la
Secretaria de la Ciudad al 817-373-2588. Estos procedimientos se describen los pasos a
seguir para que un ciudadano pueda seguir si él/la desea presentar una queja o reclamación
acerca de las actividades TxCDBG.
Una persona que tiene una queja o reclamación sobre cualquiera de los servicios o actividades
en relación con el proyecto TxCDBG, puede en horario de oficina presentar dicha queja o
reclamo, por escrito a la Secretaría de la Ciudad, a 201 TX-174, Rio Vista, Texas 76093 o
pueden llamar al 817-373-2588. La Ciudad de Rio Vista hará todo lo posible para responder
plenamente a tales quejas dentro de los quince (15) días hábiles cuando sea posible.
Declaración de Igualdad de Oportunidades en el Empleo
La Ciudad de Rio Vista no discrimina por motivos de raza, color, religión, sexo, orientación
sexual, identidad de género u origen nacional.
Anuncio de Vivienda Justa de Servicio Público
Anuncio de servicio publico:
Vivienda Justa, es la ley
Promover prácticas de equidad de vivienda, la Ciudad de Rio Vista anima a los propietarios e
inquilinos potenciales para estar al tanto de sus derechos bajo la Ley Nacional de Vivienda
Título VIII de la Ley de Derechos Civiles de 1968, según enmendada, prohíbe la discriminación
contra cualquier persona por motivos de raza, color, religión, sexo, discapacidad, estado
familiar u origen nacional en la venta o el alquiler de unidades en el mercado de la vivienda.
Para obtener más información sobre la equidad de vivienda o para informar sobre la posible
discriminación de vivienda justa, llame a la Comisión Laboral de Texas en (888) 452-4778 o
(512) 463-2642 TTY: 512-371-7473.

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
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.

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



PROPOSED TAX RATE: $0.0591810 PER $100
EFFECTIVE RATE: $0.0591810 PER $100