Stage 1 Drought Restrictions Terminated
November 7, 2023: Effective immediately Stage 1 drought restrictions have been lifted for HCWCID 132 and it’s customers by the Northwest Harris County Regional Water Authority. Water users are requested to consume water resources wisely as dry conditions still exist.
Water Rates To Drop 10% Effective October 1st
The Northwest Regional Water Authority has announced a second water rate reduction for 2023 effective October 1.
The new rate of $4.05 per 1000 gallons is a 19.8% reduction since the beginning of the year. The new rates will be reflected on November’s invoices.
Serving Our Community For Half A Century
For more than 50 years, Harris County WCID 132 has provided water, sanitary sewer and drainage facilities to customers inside its boundaries. (See District boundaries here.)
The District was created by the Texas Legislature in 1969 and converted to a municipal utility district in 1977. The District operates under the provisions of the Texas Water Code.
The District covers 327 acres of land located 20 miles northwest of downtown Houston. We serve single family residents in portions of Cypresswood and Cypressdale subdivisions, all of Cypresswood Place, all or a portion of five apartment complexes plus 43 acres of commercial development along Kuykendahl Road. The district serves an estimated 4,100 residential and commercial customers daily.
Water supply for the District is provided by an integrated system shared with Cypresswood Utility District through a joint facilities agreement consisting of three water wells and two emergency water intercon-nects. Surface water is purchased from the North Harris County Regional Water Authority.
The District is located within the boundaries of the Harris-Galveston Subsidence District which regulates groundwater withdrawals and is subject to an annual permit issued by the subsidence district.
Wastewater treatment is provided by a facility located south of Cypress Creek. The District participates in the maintenance and operation of the facility along with six other utility districts.
As of December 31, 2021, the District had assets of $9,070,605 and liabilities of $3,410,985 based on the most recent audited financial statement. (See audited financial statements here.)
District Notifications via Text Message Now Available
If you’d like to sign up to receive important news and updates from the district via text messages, you can send a text message to the number (281) 868-5197 with the word WCID132 and you’ll be registered.