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.
|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 facilities
|Description of BHPFC (PDF)
|Baytown Housing Authority (BHA)
|Provides leadership, set policy, approve budgets, and earn support in the community for housing programs
|Description 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)
|Board of Adjustment (BOA)
|Hears and decides request for variances and special exceptions to the City's zoning ordinance.
|Description of BOA (PDF)
|Civil Service Commission
|Recommends rules and regulations regarding fire and police civil service matters and acts as an appeal board for tests and disciplinary actions.
|Description of Civil Service Commission (PDF)
|Construction Board of Adjustments and Appeals
|Hears appeals from decisions of the City's Chief Building Official.
|Description of Construction Board of Adjustments and Appeals (PDF)
|Planning and Zoning Commission
|Recommends to City Council the boundaries of various zoning districts and text changes to the zoning ordinance.
|Description of the Planning and Zoning Commission (PDF)
Advisory Boards, Commissions and Committees
|Animal Control Advisory Committee
|Provides input regarding the animal control and adoption center plans, strategies and education, as well as the animal control ordinances.
|Description of the Animal Control Advisory Committee (PDF)
|Baytown Library Board
|Baytown Police Advisory Committee
|Hold public forums to receive input from diverse community groups to enhance understanding through communication and education, to improve and maintain the public trust of the Baytown Police Department.
|Description of the Baytown Police Advisory Committee (PDF)
|Community Development Advisory Committee (CDAC)
|Recommends how Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds are allocated and establishes goals and priorities for the CDBG Programs, which provide resources for low to moderate income residents.
|Description of the CDAC (PDF)
|Parks and Recreation Board
|Assists and advises the City Council on the proper operation of the City's parks and recreational facilities.
|Description of the Park and Recreation Board (PDF)
|Decides on appeals regarding decisions of the sign administrator
|Sign Committee (PDF)