***BURN BAN IN EFFECT AS OF 7/18/16***
A person violates this order if he/she burns any combustible material outside of an enclosure (hereby defined as a container no larger than a 55-gallon barrel that incorporates the use of a screen or wire lid) which serves to contain all flames and/or sparks, or orders such burning by others, or if said enclosed fire is unattended.
***Declaration Of Disaster - May 27, 2016***
Effective June 22, 2016, Lee County has been declared for individual assistance in the Presidential Declaration. Survivors from the May severe weather in Lee County can start registering for FEMA Assistance by calling 1-800-621-3362 or online at www.DisasterAssistance.gov. If you have already registered with FEMA for this incident period, you do not need to do so again.
Lee County Courthouse
For updated Lee County road closures click on the following site: ATXfloods
For updated state highway conditions click on the following site: drivetexas
For FEMA News Release - go to Emergency Management page.
"LEE COUNTY ADOPTED A TAX RATE THAT WILL RAISE MORE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS THAN LAST YEAR'S TAX RATE."
"THE TAX RATE WILL EFFECTIVELY BE RAISED BY 0.0005% AND WILL RAISE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS ON A $100,000 HOME BY APPROXIMATELY $0.30."