Incorporation, Transition and Governance

Link to The Woodlands Incorporation Study website

The Woodlands Township Board of Directors has called for an incorporation election on November 2, 2021. Residents of The Woodlands can vote "for" or "against" the propositions shown below:


Authorizing the Type-A city incorporation of The Woodlands Township District and the adoption of an initial property tax rate of not more than $0.2231 per one hundred dollars ($100) valuation of taxable property


Upon incorporation of The Woodlands Township District into a Type-A General Law City to be called the City of The Woodlands, the transfer of the rights, powers, privileges, duties, purposes, functions, responsibilities, the authority to issue bonds, and the authority to impose taxes from The Woodlands Township District to the City of The Woodlands

Incorporation Informational Meeting

The Woodlands Township and Board of Directors hosted the Township Incorporation Informational Meeting on September 23, 2021. Residents were invited to attend to learn more about future governance in The Woodlands and the potential impact of the November election. Consultants, Township Directors and staff members were present to answer resident questions. The meeting was also live-streamed on the Township website.

When: Thursday, September 23, 2021

Time: 6 p.m.  

Where: The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center, 1601 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands, Texas 77380

Watch the recorded video of the meeting

Review the handouts from the meeting

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