News & Information from the City of Sugar Land
Farmer's Market MoveOn Tuesday, January 2, 2018 the Sugar Land City Council heard a presentation concerning moving the Sugar Land Farmer's Market while the Imperial Market Development is constructed. After the presentation and some discussion, the Council voted unanimously to move the Farmer's Market a few blocks away to the parking lot of the Sugar land Recreation Center.
Draft Telfair Tract 5 Masterplan
Newland has requested the City post the draft masterplan online for public viewing.
Afterwards, Newland will begin preparing a draft zoning application which will include a draft masterplan, as well as, proposed development regulations, exhibits such as street cross-sections, landscaping plans, and building elevations, and a Traffic Impact Analysis that will be formally submitted to the city for review.
Visit the Telfair Development website to see the draft plan and learn about feedback opportunities.
Notice of Adopted 2017 Tax Rate
The City of Sugar Land 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 3.29 percent and will raise taxes for maintenance and operations on a $100,000 home by approximately $8.86.
Please note the above language is required by state law and refers only to the maintenance and operations portion of the tax rate.
The total 2017 adopted tax rate of $0.31762 is effectively a 1.5% increase over the 2016 tax rate.