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For more information on the proposed Municipal Development District...

  • Legislation governing MDDs can be found in Chapter 377 of the Local Government Code.
  • Visit Pecos City Hall, 110 E. 6th St in Pecos
  • You may also contact:
    • Seth Sorensen, Acting City Manager
      432.445.2421 or via email
    • Ken Winkles, PEDC Executive Director
      432.445.9960 or via e-mail

 

FAQs

  • WHAT IS A MUNICIPAL DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT (MDD)?
  • WHAT ARE THE DIFFERENCES BETWEEN A TYPE B ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION (EDC) AND A MUNICIPAL DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT (MDD)?
  • WILL THERE BE AN INCREASED TAX BURDEN IF THE TYPE A EDC IS DISSOLVED AND THE MDD IS CREATED BY THE VOTERS?
  • HOW IS THE DISTRICT CREATED?
  • WHAT WILL THE BALLOT LOOK LIKE WHEN I GO TO THE VOTING BOOTH?
  • WHO WILL PAY FOR THE MDD?
  • WHAT WILL THE PROCEEDS FROM THE SALES TAX BE USED FOR?
  • WHO OVERSEES THE MDD?
  • WHO DETERMINES HOW THE FUNDS ARE SPENT?
  • CAN THE MDD SALES TAX BE REPEALED?
  • HOW DO WE KNOW THE FUNDS WERE SPENT FOR THEIR AUTHORIZED PURPOSES?
  • IF APPROVED, WHEN WOULD THE MDD BECOME EFFECTIVE?
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