Welcome to Hays County WCID 1

Hays County Water Control and Improvement District No. 1 (the "District") is a WCID created in 2001 by order of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. The District contains approximately 631 acres of land and is located in Hays County.

The District has constructed and operates water, sanitary sewer, and drainage facilities to serve its residents.

MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of the HAYS COUNTY WCID NO. 1 & 2 is to provide reliable, low-cost utility services and quality parks, contributing to a higher quality of life for Belterra residents.

MANAGEMENT OBJECTIVES

  • Maintain the District’s Superior Public Water System rating
  • Provide for payment and satisfaction of the District's existing debt and contract obligations
  • Protect investments into all District infrastructure by actively maintaining and improving existing systems
  • Comply with all legal requirements, bond covenants, and contractual obligations of the District
  • Improve customer satisfaction
  • Reduce taxes
  • Provide the highest possible park services

New Watering Restrictions

Latest News

Sep 10, 2021

September 16th Special Meeting Notice

The Hays County Water Control and Improvement District No. 1 (HWCID 1) Board of Directors will be having a public meeting via telephone conference call to discuss district business. Members of the public may participate in the meeting via videoconference and telephone conference call.

Sep 10, 2021

Hays WCID Update: Tax Rates

The Board of Directors of Hays County WCID No.1 is pleased to report to all District residents that it has voted to reduce the ad valorem tax rate from $0.86 per $100 of assessed value to $0.829 per $100 of assessed value for the 2021 tax year. The tax rate reduction is in addition to action earlier this year to increase the residential homestead exemption from 5% to 7% for the 2021 tax year, and to approve a $20,000 exemption for the 2021 tax year for residents over 65 years old or disabled.

Sep 3, 2021

September 9th Regular Meeting Notice

The Hays County Water Control and Improvement District No. 1 (HWCID 1) Board of Directors will be having a public meeting via telephone conference call to discuss district business. Members of the public may participate in the meeting via videoconference and telephone conference call.

Aug 19, 2021

August 25th Special Meeting Notice

The Hays County Water Control and Improvement District No. 1 (HWCID 1) Board of Directors will be having a public meeting via telephone conference call to discuss district business. Members of the public may participate in the meeting via videoconference and telephone conference call.

Aug 13, 2021

Proposed Trail Updates Survey

Hays Water Control Districts 1 and 2

Aug 4, 2021

August 12th Regular Meeting Notice

The Hays County Water Control and Improvement District No. 1 (HWCID 1) Board of Directors will be having a public meeting to discuss district business. Members of the public may participate.