Senate Public Hearing on Property Taxes

Please see the following information on a Senate Notice of Public Hearing concerning Property Tax Reform and Relief:

The Senate Select Committee on Property Tax Reform and Relief will meet on Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at 10:00am. The hearing will be held at the following location:

University of Texas at Arlington
E.H. Hereford University Center, Rosebud Theatre
300 West First St., Arlington, Texas 76019

Parking will be available in Lot 11.

The Committee will hear invited, resource and public testimony on the following interim charges:  Study the property tax process, including the appraisal system, and recommend ways to promote transparency, simplicity, and accountability by all taxing entities. And, examine and develop options to further reduce the tax burden on property owners.

Those wishing to give public testimony, please limit prepared remarks to 3 minutes. If submitting written testimony, please submit 20 copies, with your name on each copy, to the Committee during the hearing.

For more information please visit the Committee website.

Courtesy of member Sherry Breedlove, we have access to a 9 passenger van to ride out to Arlington. Be sure to e-mail us at if you are would like to reserve a seat on the Breedlove passenger van.  Hopefully, all can chip in a percentage on the gas to make the round trip.