Highlights of Pecan Grove MUD Meeting – November 28, 2023

The regular monthly meeting of the Pecan Grove Municipal Utility District was held at the Pecan Grove Community/Administration building on the evening of November 28, 2023. The next meeting is scheduled for December 19, 2023, in the PGMUD Community/Administration building at 5:30 p.m.

Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office
Monthly Contract Report for November 2023

PGVFD Report – November 2023

Commissioner Morales Remarks

Commissioner Vincent Morales attended the meeting and answered a question about the timing of the traffic light at the corner of FM359 and McCrary Rd. He is having the county Road and Bridge look into the concern.

Parks Report

The first stationary workout fixtures for the West end of the Park are on order and will be installed this winter.

The new frisbee golf course equipment for Pecan Grove Park is complete.

The bench commemorating Joe Wooley’s service to Pecan Grove is being fabricated and should be installed in December.

The installation of 40 more trees with irrigation in Pecan Grove Park that are being donated by the county will proceed when approved by Commissioner’s Court.

A new remote operated gate for Pecan Grove Park is on order and should be installed this winter.

Operator’s Report – Si Environmental, LLC

October 2023 testing showed that the drinking water system met the state and federal compliance standard for disinfection and there were no permit excursions for the month in wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) with the plant operating at 48% of capacity.

The Water Plant #2 generator water pump has been replaced.

At the SWTP the sludge thickner drive repair is in process, as well as the replacement of the 3” backflow device for the raw water canons and the 4” backflow for the belt press. Also there the HSP #1 failed motor is being repaired for a backup. The #2 motor repair is in process. On Filter Skids A and B a total of 6 membranes have been ordered and will be installed in January.

Repair of booster pump #4 at Water Plant 1 is in process.

The sanitary sewer manhole survey is in process.

The South Storm Water Pump station pump #4 repairs are in process and should be complete by mid-November.

The following repairs or replacements are in process: installation of a new access key pad for the administration building is in process; a portable generator for the lift stations is on order with delivery in 8-9 months; replacement of the guide rail system at the WWTP will begin December 10th.

The board approved the following actions: replacement of the damaged ClO2 tank at the SWTP; repair or replacement of the #3 booster motor at Water Plant #1; replacement of 2 sulfur dioxide  scales at the WWTP.

The program to replace high usage residence meters in the district has replaced 1,310 meters this year with 52 this month.

Please remember to call Si Enviro first, if you have an outside water leak.

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Highlights of Pecan Grove MUD Meeting – October 31, 2023

The regular monthly meeting of the Pecan Grove Municipal Utility District was held at the Pecan Grove Community/Administration building on the evening of October 31, 2023. The next meeting is scheduled for November 28, 2023, in the PGMUD Community/Administration building at 3:30 p.m.

Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office
Monthly Contract Report for October 2023

PGVFD Report – October 2023

Parks Report

The first stationary workout fixtures for the West end of the Park are on order and will be installed this winter.

The new frisbee golf course equipment for Pecan Grove Park is complete except for signs and is already being enjoyed.

The bench commemorating Joe Wooley’s service to Pecan Grove is being fabricated and should be installed in about a month. If is planned for a spot near the gate in the park that leads to the fire station.

Plans were finalized for the installation of 40 more trees with irrigation in Pecan Grove Park that are being donated by the county.

Operator’s Report – Si Environmental, LLC

September 2023 testing showed that the drinking water system met the state and federal compliance standard for disinfection and there were no permit excursions for the month in wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) with the plant operating at 48% of capacity.

The following repairs and replacements have been completed:

Water Plant #1 Booster Pump #2 and motor; Water Plant #2 generator; and LS #8 fence; 2514 Silent Shore manhole and driveway.

The SWTP sludge thickener drive is inoperable and will be repaired. Also, the HSP #1 motor was replaced, and we will be repairing the failed motor for a backup. The #2 motor also needs repaired. On Filter Skids A and B, a total of 6 membranes will be replaced and in the next year we plan the complete replacement of Skid C.

We will be repairing booster pump #4 at Water Plant #1 and at Water Plant #2 the water pump on the generator will be replaced.

The water valve survey has been completed.

The South Storm Water Pump Station pump #4 repairs are in process and should be complete by mid-November.

The following repairs or replacements are in process: installation of a new access door key code pad for the administration building, which is waiting on county approval; a portable generator for the lift stations is on order with delivery in 8-9 months; replacement of the guide rail system at the WWTP; replacement of 3” backflow device for the raw water at the SWTP;

The program to replace meters registering over 1.5M water in the district is 1,258 meters since January.

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Highlights of Pecan Grove MUD Meeting – September 26, 2023

The regular monthly meeting of the Pecan Grove Municipal Utility District was held at the Pecan Grove Community/Administration building on the evening of September 26, 2023. The next meeting is scheduled for October 31, 2023, (Halloween) in the PGMUD Community/Administration building at noon.

Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office
Monthly Contract Report for September 2023

PGVFD Report – September 2023

Parks Report

The first stationary workout fixtures at the West end of the Park to be installed is this winter.

The new frisbee golf course equipment for Pecan Grove Park is 90% complete and already being enjoyed.

The bench commemorating Joe Wooley’s service to Pecan Grove is planned for a spot near the gate in the park that leads to the fire station.

Reservations for the pavilion, the Administration building and the fall baseball fields are filling up.

Operator’s Report – Si Environmental, LLC

August 2023 testing showed that the drinking water system met the state and federal compliance standard for disinfection and there were no permit excursions for the month in wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) with the plant operating at 48% of capacity.

At the Surface Water Treatment Plant (SWTP) the following repairs and replacements have been completed: the backwash strainer on Skid C; LAS pump replacement; the tree growth in the basin.  The sludge thickner drive is inoperable and is currently being evaluated for future resolution.

The South Storm Water Pump station pump #4 are repairs are in process and should be complete by mid-October. The generator fuel leak there has been repaired.

The following repairs or replacements are in process: At water plant #1 the #2 booster pump; installation of  a new access pad for the administration building; maintenance on Water Plant #2 generator; replacement of the brick fence at lift station #8; a portable generator for the lift stations is on order with delivery in 8-9 months.

Si Enviro asked for the following new requests: Replacement of the guide rail system at the WWTP; replacement of 3” backflow device for the raw water canons at the SWTP; repair of the manhole and driveway at 2514 Silent Shore.

The program to replace high usage meters in the district has completed replacement of 1,165 meters this year.

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Highlights of Pecan Grove MUD Meeting – August 29, 2023

The regular monthly meeting of the Pecan Grove Municipal Utility District was held at the Pecan Grove Community/Administration building on the evening of August 29, 2023. The next meeting is scheduled for September 26, 2023, in the PGMUD Community/Administration building at 5:30 p.m.

Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office
Monthly Contract Report for  August 2023

PGVFD Report –  August 2023

Parks Report

The order for the first stationary workout fixtures at the West end of the Park was placed. Installation is expected for this winter.

The order for the new frisbee golf course equipment for Pecan Grove Park has been placed with delivery expected in a couple of months

A bench commemorating Joe Wooley’s service to Pecan Grove is planned for a spot near the gate in the park that leads to the fire station.

Reservations for the pavilion, the Administration building and the fall baseball fields are filling up.

Operator’s Report

 

July 2023 testing showed that the drinking water system met the state and federal compliance standard for disinfection and there were no permit excursions for the month in wastewater.

GM Services finished testing performance at the district’s wells with no problems found.

At the Surface Water Treatment Plant (SWTP) the following repairs and replacements have been completed: Bleach pump; PAC Pump; air compressor for the filter skids; unit #1 air conditioner; LAS pump. The following repairs or replacements are in process: Backwash strainer at skid C. The LAS pump replacement is in process.

At the Waste Water Treatment Plant (WWTP) the replacement chlorine scales has been replaced. The South Storm Water Pump station pump #4 are repairs are in process.

Si Enviro asked for the following new requests: The purchase of a portable generator for the lift stations for approximately $89,000; replacement of the fence at Lift Station #8 for $11,500; repair of #2 booster pump and the motor at Water Plant #1; to begin the scheduled valve and manhole survey planned in next year’s budget; removal of some trash trees at the SWTP; repair of the South storm water pump station generator fuel leak; perform maintenance on Water Plant #2 generator; and install a new access pad for the administration building.

Si Enviro will present rate order changes at the September meeting.

The program to replace high usage meters in the district has completed replacement of 1,129 meters this year.

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Highlights of Pecan Grove MUD Meeting – July 31, 2023

The regular monthly meeting of the Pecan Grove Municipal Utility District was held at the Pecan Grove Community/Administration building on the evening of July 31, 2023. The next meeting is scheduled for August 29, 2023, in the PGMUD Community/Administration building at 3:30 p.m.

Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office
Monthly Contract Report for July 2023

PGVFD Report –  July 2023

Parks Report

A fallen tree in Pecan Grove Park has been removed. The first stationary workout fixtures at the West end of the Park was authorized at the meeting.
The Levee walking trail has been redressed with additional material. New kiddie cushion has been installed and sand added to the volley ball court at Windmill Park and at Pecan Grove Park.

Operator’s Report

July 2023 testing showed that the drinking water system met the state and federal compliance standard for disinfection and there were no permit excursions for the month in wastewater.

At the Surface Water Treatment Plant (SWTP) the purchase and repair of the level transmitter for the clearwater mixing chamber is complete. The parts are on order for the SWTP backwash strainer with an early fall completion. The bleach pump replacement at the SWTP has been received and is being installed. The PAC pump has been received and installation has been scheduled. The compressor for the A/C in the rear MCC has been replaced while the compressor for the skids has been delivered and is awaiting installation.

At the Waste Water Treatment Plant (WWTP) the sludge pump VFD cabinet cooler repair is complete. The replacement chlorine scales have been ordered.

The #1 pump at Lift Station #2 has been replaced.

The repair of the South Storm Water Pump Station Pump #4 is in process.

At the SWTP, the sludge thickener will be repaired or replaced; the A/C in the administration building will be replaced; the LAS pump will also be replaced.

The program to replace high usage meters in the district has completed replacement of 1,105 meters this year.

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Highlights of Pecan Grove MUD Meeting – June 27, 2023

The regular monthly meeting of the Pecan Grove Municipal Utility District was held at the Pecan Grove Community/Administration building on the evening of June 27, 2023. The next meeting is scheduled for July 31, 2023, in the PGMUD Community/Administration building at 5:30 p.m.

Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office
Monthly Contract Report for  June 2023

PGVFD Report –  June 2023

Bond Sale

A representative from Masterson Advisors presented the proposal for the sale of $6.6M in 20 year unlimited tax bonds by the MUD board for construction projects. Baker Group was the most favorable bidder at a rate of 3.94385%. The board voted to accept the Baker Group bid.

Parks Report

There were five new trash cans installed along the Walking Trail around Pecan Grove Park. Tree trimming along the trail was also completed. The plans for the first stationary workout fixtures at the West end of the Park on the new trail are being finalized. The Parks Committee is also considering a new layout for the Frisbee golf course.

The Levee walking trail will be redressed with additional material.

Windmill Park’s pavilion and sidewalk have been re-grouted.

Dead landscaping around the community/administration building has been replaced.

Landscaping at Memorial Park has also been replaced and new flowers added.

Operator’s Report

June 2023 testing showed that the drinking water system met the state and federal compliance standard for disinfection and there were no permit excursions for the month in wastewater.

At the Surface Water Treatment Plant (SWTP) the purchase and repair of the level transmitter for the clearwater mixing chamber is pending with the vendor. The parts are on order for the SWTP backwash strainer with an early fall completion. The bleach pump replacement at the SWTP has been received and is being installed. Two GAC pump motor have been replaced.

At the Waste Water Treatment Plant (WWTP) the sludge pump VFD cabinet cooler repair is in process and should be completed in June.

The repair of the #1 pump at Lift Station #9 is complete as well as the #4 pump at the South Storm Water Pump Station.

The #1 pump at Lift Station #2 repair is in process, while the repair of the #1 pump at Lift Station #9 is complete.

The operator got approval to replace the two chlorine scales at the WWTP. Approval was also obtained for repair of the South Storm Water Pump Station Pump #4.

At the SWTP replacements for a belt press belt, the PAC pump and air compressors for the MCC building A/C and for the filter skids.

On June 5, 2023, staff attended radio training by the FB Office of Emergency Management.

The annual Consumer Confidence Report was mailed to bill paying customers in June.

The program to replace high usage meters in the district has completed replacement of 871 meters this year.

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Highlights of Pecan Grove MUD Meeting – May 23, 2023

The regular monthly meeting of the Pecan Grove Municipal Utility District was held at the Pecan Grove Community/Administration building on the evening of May 23, 2023. The next meeting is scheduled for June 27, 2023, in the PGMUD Community/Administration building at 3:30 p.m.

Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office
Monthly Contract Report for May 2023

PGVFD Report –  May 2023

Parks Report

The new Walking Trail around Pecan Grove Park is complete and ties into the walking trail on the levee and to the new park ramp on the Northwest corner of the park. Reservations for the Community/Administration Building and for the park pavilion are strong. The Parks committee is looking at stationary workout fixtures along the new trail as well as replacing some goals on the Frisbee golf course.

Operator’s Report

May 2023 testing showed that the drinking water system met the state and federal compliance standard for disinfection and there were no permit excursions for the month in wastewater.

At the Surface Water Treatment Plant (SWTP) the purchase and repair of the level transmitter for the clearwater mixing chamber is pending with the vendor. The parts are on order for the SWTP backwash strainer.

At the Waste Water Treatment Plant (WWTP) lift pump #4 has been repaired as well as the repair of the step screen. The fence at the WWTP repair is complete. The sludge pump VFD cabinet cooler repair is in process and should be completed in June.

The repair of the #1 pump at Lift Station #9 is in process. The #4 pump at the South Storm Water Pump Station is being evaluated prior to repair.

The operator asked to replace: The #1 pump at Lift Staion #2, the bleach pump at the SWTP and GAC pump motor also at the SWTP.

On May 17, 2023, the TCEQ conducted an inspection at the WWTP and there were no deficiencies noted.

The program to replace high usage meters in the district has completed replacement of 638 meters this year.

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Highlights of Pecan Grove MUD Meeting – April 25, 2023

The regular monthly meeting of the Pecan Grove Municipal Utility District was held at the Pecan Grove Community/Administration building on the evening of April 25, 2023. The next meeting is scheduled for May 23, 2023, in the PGMUD Community/Administration building at 3:30 p.m.

Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office
Monthly Contract Report for April 2023

PGVFD Report – April 2023

Parks Report

New tissue paper dispensers were installed in the restrooms at Pecan Grove Park. The flags at Memorial and Pecan Grove park were replaced. The butterfly gardens at Memorial Park were cleaned up and updated by residents and sponsors including:

  • Derrick Diaz of West Houston Pressure Washing
  • Kris & Dalin Russell of Green Pest Guys – South Houston
  • Mike Spall, Manager Lowes Cinco Ranch
  • Amanda & Shaun Alexander of Armored Vet

Operator’s Report

  • April 2023 testing showed that the drinking water system met the state and federal compliance standard for disinfection and there were no permit excursions for the month in wastewater.
  • The parts for the Surface Water Treatment Plant (SWTP) settling basin main shaft as well as for the primary chain are delayed but should be received and installed immediately after receipt.
  • The SWTP high service pump #2 has been repaired and installed.
  • The replacement of the #1 booster pump at Water Plant #3 was repaired.
  • The step screen at the WWTP (Waste Water Treatment Plant) should be repaired by the May meeting.
  • The backwash strainer at the SWTP will be replaced. We continue to get fault alarms during backwashes.
  • The South storm water pump station #4 pump was pulled for evaluation. A report is due.
  • Lift station #9 lift pump has failed, will be repaired and an insurance claim has been filed.
  • The #4 lift pump at the WWTP will be repaired.
  • The fence at the WWTP will be repaired.
  • The sludge pump cabinet cooler AC at the WWTP will be replaced.
  • A total of 470 water meters have been replaced this year for high usage (more than 1.5 million gallons) or for failure.
  • The customer service number is 281-238-5000.

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Highlights of Pecan Grove MUD Meeting – March 28, 2023

The regular monthly meeting of the Pecan Grove Municipal Utility District was held at the Pecan Grove Community/Administration building on the evening of March 28, 2023. The next meeting is scheduled for April 25, 2023, in the PGMUD Community/Administration building at 5:30 p.m.

Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office
Monthly Contract Report for March 2023

PGVFD Report – March 2023

Parks Report

Soap dispensers in the restrooms at Pecan Grove Park were replaced and new tissue paper rollers are needed. One of the picnic tables in the pavilion was replaced due to damage and a bench was added in front of the Administration building. One of the barbecue pits needs to be replaced.

Flags in the district were lowered to half-staff in memorial to former PGVFD chief Joey Wooley who passed away on March 30th.

Operator’s Report

  • March 2023 testing showed that the drinking water system met the state and federal compliance standard for disinfection and there were no permit excursions for the month in wastewater.
  • The parts for the Surface Water Treatment Plant (SWTP) settling basin main shaft as well as for the primary chain are delayed but should be received and installed immediately after receipt.
  • The SWTP high service pump #2 is being repaired.
  • The replacement of the #1 booster pump at Water Plant #3 is in process.
  • The step screen at the WWTP will be repaired when parts come in mid-April.
  • The backwash strainer at the SWTP will be replaced. We continue to get fault alarms during backwashes.
  • The South storm water pump station #4 pump is failing and will be pulled for evaluation.
  • The annual fire hydrant flushing will begin the week of April 24th.
  • A total of 294 water meters have been replaced this year for high usage (more than 1.5 million gallons) or for failure.
  • The customer service number is 281-238-5000.

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Highlights of Pecan Grove MUD Meeting – February 28, 2023

The regular monthly meeting of the Pecan Grove Municipal Utility District was held at the Pecan Grove Community/Administration building on the evening of February 28, 2023. The next meeting is scheduled for March 28, 2023, in the PGMUD Community/Administration building at 3:30 p.m.

Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office
Monthly Contract Report for February 2023

PGVFD Report – February 2023

Parks Report

The new walking ramp at the back of Pecan Grove Park is in place and will need bollards and signage to restrict motor vehicle access.

One of the picnic tables in the pavilion will be replaced due to damage.

Rental activity of the Administration/Community building at Pecan Grove Park is increasing.

Operator’s Report

  • January 2023 testing showed that the drinking water system met the state and federal compliance standard for disinfection and there were no permit excursions for the month in wastewater.
  • The parts for the SWTP settling basin main shaft as well as for the primary chain are due on March 13,2023 and will be installed immediately after.
  • The SWTP high service pump #1 has been repaired and #2 pump is waiting for repair assessment.
  • The 16” intake line valve to the SWTP will be replaced by mid-March.
  • Water plant #3 booster pumps #3 and #4have been repaired.
  • The automatic transfer switch at Water Plant #3 repairs are complete.
  • The #1 booster pump at Water Plant #3 will be replaced when received.
  • The step screen at the WWTP will be repaired when parts come in mid-April.
  • The customer service number is 281-238-5000.

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Highlights of Pecan Grove MUD Meeting – January 31, 2023

The regular monthly meeting of the Pecan Grove Municipal Utility District was held at the Pecan Grove Community/Administration building on the afternoon of January 31, 2023. The next meeting is scheduled for February 28, 2023 in the PGMUD Community/Administration building at 5:30 p.m.

Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office
Monthly Contract Report for January 2023

PGVFD Report – January 2023

Parks Report

The leveling of the monument sign at Memorial Park is in process.
Pipes in the restrooms at Pecan Grove Park were repaired due to damage from the December freeze.
Rental activity of the Administration/Community building at Pecan Grove Park is increasing.

Operator’s Report

  • December testing showed that the drinking water system met the state and federal compliance standard for disinfection and there were no permit excursions for the month in wastewater.
  • The SWTP mixing chamber level transmitters are on order.
  • The SWTP settling basin main shaft will be replaced as well as the primary chain when parts are received.
  • The SWTP high service pumps #1 and #2 have been pulled and are out for repair assessment.
  • The alarm systems for the SWTP, the admin building and sludge building have been replaced.
  • Water plant #3 booster pumps #3 and #4 are being repaired.
  • The automatic transfer switch at Water Plant #3 repairs are in process.
  • The step screen at the WWTP will have to be repaired at an estimated cost of $30,000.
  • The 16” intake valve at the SWTP failed in December freeze and will be repaired for $7,700.
  • GM Services completed performance testing on all the water wells and no problems were found.
  • Si Enviro and Odyssey participated in a levee problem reaction test with FEMA and FB OEM.
  • A part time office assistant was hired and is working.
  • The customer service number is 281-238-5000.

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Highlights of Pecan Grove MUD Meeting – December 20, 2022

The regular monthly meeting of the Pecan Grove Municipal Utility District was held at the Pecan Grove Community/Administration building on the evening of December 20, 2022. The next meeting is scheduled for January 31, 2023 in the PGMUD Community/Administration building at 5:30 p.m.

Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office
Monthly Contract Report for December 2022

PGVFD Report – December 2022

Parks Report

Overgrown brush at the back of Pecan Grove Park (on Pitts) was removed in preparation for the construction of the ramp to be built from the levee to the point where the new walking trail will begin. The wild flower seeding on the first lot on Plantation Blvd. at the East levee will start in the spring. The leveling of the monument sign at Memorial Park is planned for this coming month.

Operator’s Report

  • November testing showed that the drinking water system met the state and federal compliance standard for disinfection and there were no permit excursions for the month in wastewater.
  • Oil/water separators were installed on all air compressors at the SWTP.
  • The SWTP mixing chamber level transmitters are on order.
  • The SWTP settling basin main shaft will be replaced as well as the primary chain when parts are received.
  • The SWTP high service pumps #1 and #2 have been pulled and are out for repair assesment.
  • The alarm systems for the SWTP, the admin building and sludge building have been replaced.
  • Water plant #3 booster pumps #3 and #4 are being repaired.
  • The automatic transfer switch at Water Plant #3 has failed and will be replaced.
  • The customer service number is 281-238-5000.

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