Brazoria County Drainage District # 5

              Holiday Schedule 2018

               Monday  January 1   New Year’s Day

                               Monday  February 19    President’s Day

                              Thursday March 2 9       Good Friday


                                Monday May 28  Memorial Day

                                 Tuesday  July 4   Independence Day

                                 Monday September 3  Labor Day

                                   Monday November 19

                                  Tuesday November 20  Thanksgiving Days

                                 Wednesday November 21

                                 Thursday November 22

                                   Monday December 24

                                   Tuesday December 25  Christmas Days

                                   Wednesday December 26

                                   Thursday December 27

Monthly Meeting Information

The Board holds regular meetings the first Monday of each month at 6:30 pm in the District Office.  During the some months the meeting schedule maybe adjusted for the holidays.  Special call meetings may be called by a majority consensus of the Board.  All meetings of  the Board are open to the public with the exception of closed sessions, which are held for purposes specified in the Open Meeting Act.

At least 72 hours prior to the time of all regular meetings an agenda, which includes but is not limited to all matters on which action may be taken, it is posted at Drainage District Office and Drainage District’s web page, and the agenda for a special meeting is posted at least 72 hours prior to the meeting.  The agenda for each regular meeting is prepared by the staff in cooperation with the Board President, by any Board member may request an item be placed on the agenda.

A member of the public may request a matter directly related to District business be placed on the agenda of  a regular meeting if  the request is submitted to District staff, together with any supporting documents and information, five days prior to the legally required public posting of the agenda.   The Board may place limitation on the total time devoted to the matter at any meeting . This provision does not prevent the Board from  taking testimony at regular meetings on matters not on the agenda that a member  of the public may wish to bring before the Board, but the Board may not take action on such matters at that meeting.

The staff keeps records of official Board actions taken at all regular and special meetings, and these minutes are deemed public information.