Sign Up for the District’s Alert System

The District has implemented a text alert system for the residents of Fort Bend County Water Control and Improvement District No. 3. This system is designed to keep you informed of issues related to the District in a quick and timely manner. You may receive messages in text alert format related to the water service in the District, drainage and sewer related topics, and other news that is relevant to the District.

Text message notifications will contain a short amount of information with a link back to the District’s website where the remainder of the information can be viewed.

These notifications are a great way to stay up to date on news and issues within the District and we highly encourage you to sign up and share this information with your neighbors.

If you’d like to sign up to receive important news and updates from the district via text messages, you can send a text message to 346-230-3861 with the word WCID3 and you’ll be registered.


As your water operator for Fort Bend Co WCID #3, Municipal Operations & Consulting, Inc., integrated a new billing software to better serve our customers on 3/2/23.

With this software update, your account number has changed. Please make sure to update your records with the following new account information:

Water Bill Payment Change (PDF)


Historical Groundwater Reduction Program Fees Fort Bend County Jurisdictions

The table below shows the historical data for the GRP fees charged by various jurisdictions in Fort Bend County. Each district sets the rates every year. The City of Richmond has been adjusting the rate every two years. WCID #3 joined the City of Richmond Groundwater Reduction Program in 2015. Joining an existing program allows WCID #3 to provide water services to the community without being financially penalized for not participating in a program.

* Year Texana Plantation (WCID #3) Joined City of Richmond’s Groundwater Reduction Program and charged GRP Fees

** Authority responsible for GRP fees for Waterside and Long Meadow Farms along with numerous communities north of Texana Plantation