The District is a political subdivision of the State of Texas, created by order of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (“TCEQ”), on February 18, 2004, and operates pursuant to Chapters 49 and 54 of the Texas Water Code. At the time of creation, the District contained approximately 395 acres of land. Subsequent to creation, the District annexed approximately 430 acres, which brings the total District acreage to approximately 825 acres.
The District is located approximately 23 miles southwest of the central downtown business district of the City of Houston and lies wholly within the extraterritorial jurisdiction of the City of Houston. The majority of the District is within the boundaries of the Lamar Consolidated Independent School District and a small portion is within the Fort Bend Independent School District. The District is bounded on the east and north by Texas State Highway 99 (the “Grand Parkway”) and on the west and south by Skinner Lane.