Adopted 2021 Tax Rate Notice

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Notice of Adopted 2021 Tax Rate

The City of Port Aransas ADOPTED A TAX RATE THAT WILL RAISE MORE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS THAN LAST YEAR’S TAX RATE.

THE TAX RATE WILL EFFECTIVELY BE RAISED BY 3.50 PERCENT AND WILL RAISE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS ON A $100,000 HOME BY APPROXIMATELY $-27.51.

Budget Hearing Notice

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NOTICE OF BUDGET HEARING The City of Port Aransas will hold a public hearing to receive public comment on the proposed budget for the fiscal year 2021-22 on Tuesday, September 7, 2021, at 5:00 pm in the Council Chambers at City Hall. Copies of the proposed budget are available for viewing at City Hall during normal business hours. The meeting

is being conducted in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. The facility is wheelchair accessible and handicap parking is available. Request for interpretive services is available with 72 hours prior notice to meeting time. To make arrangements please call 749-4111, M-F, 8-12 am, and 1-5 pm. The City of Port Aransas does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, or disability in the employment, meetings, or provision of services.

PORT ARANSAS RECREATIONAL DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION FY 2021-22 Budget Hearing will be held on September 7, 2021, at 4:30 pm in the Council Chamber at City Hall. Copies

of the proposed budget are available for viewing at City Hall during normal business hours. The meeting is being conducted in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. The facility is wheelchair accessible and handicap parking is available. Request for interpretive services is available with 72 hours prior notice to meeting time. To make arrangements please call 749-4111, M-F, 8-12 am, and 1-5 pm. The City of Port Aransas does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, or disability in the employment, meetings, or provision of services.

Click here for more information on the Budget Summary 2021

Notice of Public Hearing on Tax Rate

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Posted on: August 24, 2021

City of Port Aransas Notice of Public Hearing on Tax Rate

A tax rate of $0.247009 per $100 valuation has been proposed by the governing body of City of Port Aransas.

The proposed tax rate is greater than the no-new-revenue tax rate. This means that City of Port Aransas is proposing to increase property taxes for the 2021 tax year.

A Public Hearing on The Proposed Tax Rate Will Be Held on Tuesday, September 7, 2021 at 5:00 PM at Council Chambers at 710 W Avenue A, Port Aransas, Texas 78373.

2021 Public Hearing Notice

Tax Code Section 26.04(c) requires an officer or employee designated by the governing body to calculate the
No-New-Revenue (NNR) tax rate and Voter-Approval tax rate for the taxing unit. These tax rates are expressed in dollars per $100 of taxable value calculated. The calculation process starts after the chief appraiser delivers to the taxing unit the certified appraisal roll and the estimated values of properties under protest. The designated officer or employee shall certify that the officer or employee has accurately calculated the tax rates and used values shown for the certified appraisal roll or certified estimate. The officer or employee submits the rates to the governing body by Aug. 7 or as soon thereafter as practicable.

Click on the link below to view the Tax Rate Calculation Worksheet.

2021 Tax Rate Calculation Worksheet

The below notice concerns the 2021 property tax rates for City of Port Aransas. This notice provides
information about two tax rates used in adopting the current tax year’s tax rate.

Notice About 2021 Tax Rates

CITY OF PORT ARANSAS EMERGENCY UPDATES

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Posted on: February 22, 2021

STORM URI UPDATES:

The water boil requirement has been lifted.  It is safe to consume the water in the City of Port Aransas.

White House approves Nueces County for Individual Assistance requested by Governor Abbott. Individuals and Businesses who sustained losses encouraged to register with FEMA.

https://www.nuecesco.com/Home/Components/News/News/1329/1169

Posted on: February 19, 2021 @ 3:12 p.m.

Friday, February 19 Evening Update

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 19 UPDATE – Road conditions, warming stations, burst pipe information, water update, etc.

ROAD CONDITIONS

Roadways are clear to and from Port Aransas. You may visit https://drivetexas.org/?fbclid=IwAR1fzSF2mp8om889Hx5QimrZ3tXPrv0oBTblzsGbOrW2-yAUECO_4zO0IP4#/7/32.340/-99.500?future=false to view current road conditions for travel outside of Port Aransas.

BURST PIPES

Some people are seeing their pipes burst from this weather. Watch a video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RvE6n7rTGnM) on how to cut off the water at your home, if needed. Then call NCWID#4 at 361-749-5201 for further assistance to cut the water off at the meter. 

PLUMBERS

For a list of registered plumbers with the City of Port Aransas please click here https://cityofportaransas.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/List-of-Active-Plumbers-02-19-21.pdf.

WARMING STATIONS

City of Port Aransas Civic Center located at 710 W. Ave A will remain open Friday, February 19, 2021 until 7:00 p.m.

WARMING STATION & OVERNIGHT SHELTER

Port Aransas Baptist Church, 200 N. Station St. – Will be open for overnight to provide shelter.

TRANSPORTATION 

The RTA Shuttle service is operating as normal. If you have any questions regarding the RTA service, please contact City Hall, 361-749-4111.


TRASH AND RECYCLING

Republic Services has resumed normal trash and recycling service.

WATER
Residents still in need of Non-Potable water, a filling station will be available at 317 S. 9th Street in front of the red truck. Port Aransas residents are still required to boil their water. Most service has been restored if you notice leaking pipes, please contact NCWID#4. Please sign up for the alert system by clicking this link https://r.i-info.com/rc/cbcan to register for future city alerts.

GAS

Gas service has completely been restored. Gas Utility crews are door knocking to relight pilot lights in the areas of Island Moorings, La Joya, and Piper Blvd. To schedule to have your pilot relight at your residence, please call 361-749-6241.

POWER UPDATES (FROM AEP)

Most residences of the City of Port Aransas have been fully restored. If you are still experiencing an outage please click this link  https://www.aeptexas.com/outages/ to report your outage.

City of Port Aransas Updates

Posted on: February 19, 2021

Posted on: February 17, 2021

City Cancellations & Closures

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In an effort to practice social distancing as a result of the COVID-19 Pandemic, Port Aransas Parks & Recreation has temporarily suspended all public programs.  Please visit our Facebook page @PortAParksandRec to stay up to date.  We are providing some fun alternative digital ways to replace regular programming.  All of our facilities (Nature Preserve, Parks and Beach) remain open.  Staff is working to clean and sanitize high touch surfaces regularly.  Please follow all City regulations and CDC best practices. To View all information on Cancellations & Closures, click here.