Boards & Commissions

About Our Boards, Commissions and Committees

To learn more about the make up of each, review the list of requirements for All City Boards, Commissions, and Committees (pdf). Below you will find a concise list of our Boards, Commissions and Committees.


Board Name Brief OverviewDescription 
Baytown Area Water Authority (BAWA)Presides over the City's wholesale supplier of water utilities and its facilities, equipment and supplies. Description of BAWA (PDF)
Baytown Crime Control and Prevention District (CCPD)Manages sales taxes received for the City's crime control and prevention programs.Description of CCPD (PDF)
Baytown Fire Control, Prevention, and EMS District (FCPEMSD)Manages sales taxes received for the City's fire control, prevention, and emergency medical services programs. Description of FCPEMSD (PDF)
Baytown Hospitality Public Facilities Corporation (BHPFC)Assists the City of Baytown, Texas in financing, refinancing, or providing public facilitiesDescription of BHPFC (PDF)
Baytown Housing Authority (BHA)Provides leadership, set policy, approve budgets, and earn support in the community for housing programsDescription of BHA (PDF)
Baytown Municipal Development District (MDD) Develops and finances permissible projects as defined in Chapter 377 of the Texas Local Government Code that benefits, strengthens and diversifies the economic base of Baytown
Description of MDD (PDF)
Baytown Redevelopment Authority (BRA)Promotes, develops, encourages and maintains economic development in the area included in Reinvestment Zone No. 1.Description of BRA (PDF)
Reinvestment Zone Number One (TIRZ)Prepares and approves project and financing plan(s) for the reinvestment zone and approves participation agreements for the zone. Description of TIRZ (PDF)

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