Management District Agreement

Plan Review
Not Required
Not Required
Valid Period
30 years
Processing Time
up to 30 business days


The Management District (the District) is created by the State of Texas under the Special District Local Laws Code (associated with Chapter number for each District) to supplement public services inside the District boundaries, which are located within the COH limits.The Maintenance Agreement (Agreement) is made between the City of Houston and the District. The Agreement is necessary for the District to take on obligations relating to certain improvements within the District service area. The improvements benefit the City of Houston in public safety, security, business and economic development as well as beautification of Houston.

After Approval

Unannounced inspections may be conducted.

What You Need

submit agreement request to OCE/ROW-Encroachment Group • Email or mail a letter to request for Maintenance Agreement • Exhibit A – Boundaries of District • Exhibit B - District improvements and locations • Exhibit C - District Maintenance obligations • Exhibit D - Insurance certificates

Apply in Person

Bring the request letter and exhibits to the Encroachment Section, located at 1002 Washington Ave. 2nd Floor.

Apply by Mail

Mail the request letter and exhibits to: Office of the City Engineer ROW-Encroachment 1002 Washington Ave., 2nd Floor Houston, TX 77002

What You Need

Site plan for improvements