News Archive

May 30, 2024

Request a Summer Vacation Residence Watch

As a resident of Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District 1 (Grand Lakes MUD 1), you have access to free vacation watches by Fort Bend Constable Precinct 1.

May 30, 2024

June 3rd Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

May 20, 2024

2024 Hurricane Preparedness

Hurricane Season officially begins June 1 and last through November 30. Unfortunately, this close to the Gulf of Mexico, it only takes one storm to change your life and community.

Apr 30, 2024

Water Conservation Tips

Water Conservation does not require you to dramatically change your lifestyle overnight, but it does require each of us to become more aware of how and why we are using our water.

Apr 30, 2024

May 6th Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Apr 17, 2024

From Yards to Streams: Preventing Stormwater Contamination

Mar 27, 2024

April 1st Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Mar 26, 2024

“Flushable Wipes” Are Not Flushable!

Disposable items labeled as “flushable” such as “flushable wipes”, wet wipes, sanitary napkins, and/or paper towels cannot be flushed down the toilet safely.

Feb 29, 2024

Storm Drains Are Not Trash Cans!

Have you ever wondered where the storm drains lead? Or where the detergent goes that runs down the driveway after you wash your car?

Feb 26, 2024

March 4th Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Jan 29, 2024

February 5th Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Jan 12, 2024

Winter Weather Update

Update: January 14, 7:00 pm - Winter Weather Advisory: The National Weather Service (NWS) has put southeast Texas in a winter weather advisory from 6 PM tonight through 6 PM Monday;

Jan 3, 2024

How are My Taxes Calculated?

Grand Lakes MUD 1 wants to explain how property taxes are calculated in Texas. Your property's value is assessed each January and used to calculate your tax bill. Once the values are set the MUD set their tax rates.

Dec 28, 2023

Winterizing Your Home

How do you winterize your home? Protecting your home can be as easy as remembering the Five P’s for the winter.

Dec 27, 2023

January 4th Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Dec 4, 2023

Be Aware: Jugging

Jugging is a term used to describe a form of scam or fraud in which individuals are targeted and robbed after leaving a bank or ATM.

Nov 30, 2023

December 4th Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Nov 20, 2023

Vacation Watch

Residents of Grand Lakes 1 that plan on traveling for the holidays can request a vacation watch on their home.

Nov 17, 2023

Beware of "F.O.G." Fat, Oil and Grease

Many Grand Lakes residents have been cooking at home far more than they had previously, and this comes with a certain amount of cooking waste.

Oct 30, 2023

November 6th Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Sep 28, 2023

October 2nd Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Aug 29, 2023

Stage 1 Drought Contingency Notice

GRAND LAKES MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No. 1 IS CURRENTLY OPERATING UNDER STAGE 1 DROUGHT RESPONSE MEASURES

Aug 23, 2023

August 28th Special Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Aug 2, 2023

August 7th Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Jul 14, 2023

2023 Hurricane Preparedness for Grand Lakes MUD 1 Residents

The third named hurricane of the 2023 Atlantic Hurricane Season has formed in the South Atlantic, and while there have not been any threats to Texas yet residents of the Gulf Coast should stay prepared for an active hurricane season.

Jun 22, 2023

June 26th Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

May 26, 2023

June 5th Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

May 16, 2023

Protect the Pipes, Don't Flush the Wipes!

Special District officials are concerned about the increase in unplanned wastewater facility repairs and the associated sharp rise in overall sewer costs. If you are a resident within a MUD, please do your part to minimize expenses and preserve the efficiency and integrity of your MUD’s sewer system. Remember: Protect the pipes, don’t flush the wipes!

Apr 28, 2023

Never Forget to Pick Up Your Pet Waste!

Visit CleanBayous.org

Apr 24, 2023

May 1st Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Mar 30, 2023

April 3rd Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Feb 27, 2023

March 6th Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Jan 30, 2023

February 6th Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Dec 30, 2022

January 5th Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Nov 28, 2022

December 5th Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Nov 28, 2022

Water Service Update

There is no boil water notice in effect for Grand Lakes MUD 1 residents or businesses.

Nov 6, 2022

Preparing Lawn and Garden for Winter

Winter”? Not by national comparison, but intermittent cold weather in this area can cause damage to homes, lawns, and pools.

Nov 6, 2022

Grand Lakes MUD 1 Tax Rate

The Grand Lakes MUD 1 Directors have adopted the 2022 combined tax rate.

Oct 31, 2022

November 7th Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Sep 26, 2022

October 3rd Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Aug 25, 2022

August 29th Special Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Aug 10, 2022

Resident Notice - City of Katy Water System

Dear residents, it has come to our attention the City of Katy has elevated to and implemented Stage 2 of their Drought Contingency Plan, making it mandatory to restrict water usage. This notification applies only to residents and businesses who receive water from the City of Katy infrastructure.

Jul 21, 2022

August 1st Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Jul 6, 2022

Grand Lakes MUD 1 - Water Conservation Notice

GRAND LAKES MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No. 1 IS CURRENTLY OPERATING UNDER STAGE 1 DROUGHT RESPONSE MEASURES

Jun 30, 2022

NFBWA triggers Stage 1 and asks participants to CONSIDER same

Dear Grand Lakes MUD 1 residents, The North Fort Bend Water Authority (NFBWA) has triggered Stage 1 of their Drought Contingency Plan (DCP) and is asking participants and users to reduce usage (via surface water feed) and CONSIDER implementing Stage 1 as well.

Jun 23, 2022

June 29th Special Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Jun 13, 2022

Grand Lakes MUD 1 - Hurricane Preparedness

Hurricane Season officially begins June 1 and last through November 30. Unfortunately, this close to the Gulf of Mexico, it only takes one storm to change your life and community. Tropical cyclones are among nature’s most powerful and destructive phenomena.

May 27, 2022

June 6th Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Apr 26, 2022

Doo the Right Thing!

For more information, visit www.cleanbayous.org

Apr 25, 2022

May 2nd Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Mar 28, 2022

April 4th Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Mar 4, 2022

March 7th Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Feb 3, 2022

February 7th Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Feb 2, 2022

Freeze Warning

During Winter Storm Uri, one of the more vulnerable spots for leaks and bursts were the irrigation systems on residential homes. Below are some basic tips as well as pictures and instructions for irrigation backflow preventors; additionally, residents are always encouraged to consult with a irrigation specialist or plumber.

Dec 30, 2021

2022 New Year’s Weekend: Possible Freezing Temperatures

A freeze warning has been issued for parts of the Greater Houston area for Saturday evening, January 1, 2022, through Sunday night, January 2, 2022.

Dec 30, 2021

Winterizing Your Home

Does the Gulf Coast have an official “Winter”? Not by national comparison, but intermittent cold weather in this area can cause damage to homes, lawns, and pools. It is common to bundle up when it gets cold out there.

Dec 30, 2021

Grand Lakes MUD 1 Winter Preparedness

It’s that time of year! The Gulf Coast is now several months past Winter Storm Uri, which occurred in February 2021.

Dec 3, 2021

December 6th Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Nov 23, 2021

Grand Lakes MUD 1 Resident Update: No Trash Pickup on Thanksgiving

As a reminder to District residents, there will be no waste collection on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday November 25, 2021. Garbage collection will resume on the next scheduled collection day, Monday, November 29, 2021.

Oct 28, 2021

November 1st Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Sep 29, 2021

October 4th Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Sep 27, 2021

Grand Lakes MUD 1: Resident Update

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 (GLMUD 1) Board of Directors would like to advise residents the District is nearing the completion of the water reclamation project (purple pipes).

Sep 13, 2021

September 13 Special Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Aug 2, 2021

New Website is Live!

We are happy to announce our new website is now live! Please take a few minutes to look around and be sure to spot the following pages.

Jul 30, 2021

August 2nd Board Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.

Jul 9, 2021

July 12th Special Meeting Notice

The Grand Lakes Municipal Utility District No. 1 Board of Directors will be having a meeting to discuss district business.