Legal Notices

NOTICE OF INVITATION TO LEASE PROPERTY 
BY SEALED BID

Pursuant to Local Government Code § 263.007, Medina County hereby gives public notice of its intention to lease certain real property, located off of Hank Drive within the City of Hondo, Medina County, Texas (the “Property”) is approximately 0.500 acre tract out of a 2.590 acre tract, a vacant lot adjacent to 1007 Avenue Y 

Medina County will accept sealed bids for the lease of the above-described Property for use by a non-profit entity for services to and support of children in need of protection and care as authorized by Section 264.006, Family Code. Sealed written bids should be addressed to Hon. Chris Schuchart, County Judge, Medina County Courthouse Annex, 1300 Avenue M, Room 250, Hondo, Texas 78861. All bids must be received by Medina County no later than 2:00 p.m. on January 25, 2022. Sealed written bids may be submitted by U.S. mail or hand delivery. No faxed bids or late bids will be accepted. Bids received after the deadline will be returned to sender unopened. Prospective bidders may obtain bid instructions by contacting County Judge Chris Schuchart.

Bids may be presented to the Medina County Commissioners Court at a meeting on January 27, 2022.  Medina County reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all bids, to waive any and all technicalities, and accept the bid of the bidder best suited to use the land, as determined by Medina County Commissioners Court, in accordance with Local Government Code § 263.007. The transfer of any interest in real property by Medina County to any successful bidder is subject to approval by the Medina County Commissioners Court.

WAIVER OF CLAIMS: BY TENDERING A RESPONSE TO THIS INVITATION TO BID, THE BIDDER ACKNOWLEDGES THAT IT HAS READ AND FULLY UNDERSTANDS THE REQUIREMENTS FOR SUBMITTING A BID AND THE PROCESS USED BY THE COUNTY FOR SELECTING A HIGHEST AND BEST BIDDER. FURTHER, BY SUBMITTING A BID, THE BIDDER FULLY, VOLUNTARILY AND UNDERSTANDINGLY WAIVES AND RELEASES ANY AND ALL CLAIMS AGAINST THE COUNTY AND ANY OF ITS OFFICERS, AGENTS AND/OR EMPLOYEES THAT COULD ARISE OUT OF THE ADMINISTRATION, EVALUATION, OR RECOMMENDATION OF ANY BID SUBMITTED IN RESPONSE TO THIS INVITATION TO BID.   Pub.: Jan. 6, 13, 20, 2022
 

 

 

 

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PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE 
PLANNING AND ZONING 
COMMISSION MEETING
SPECIFIC USE PERMIT

The City of Castroville Planning and Zoning Commission is considering the following request:  Applicant:     Otto Herod
           

Property Owner: Herod Properties, LLC

Legal Description:    CASTROVILLE RANGE 9, BLOCK 12, LOT 4
Location:    North corner of Petersburg St. and Jackson St. in Castroville, TX
Current Zoning:    R-A, One Family Dwelling District, but is currently operating as a commercial business under a Specific Use Permit issued on December 12, 2005.
   

A public hearing to take appropriate action on Specific Use Permit by ordinance to allow a commercial business, a dental office, to be ran on a property that is residentially zoned at 1313 Petersburg Castroville, TX. 

The Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a public hearing on February 9, 2022, at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 1209 Fiorella, Castroville, Texas for the purpose of considering this request.  The public is invited to attend.
Pub.: Jan. 20, Jan. 27, Feb. 3,  2022
 

 

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE 
PLANNING AND ZONING 
COMMISSION MEETING
COMPREHENSIVE ZONING 
ORDINANCE AMENDMENT

The Planning and Zoning Commission of the City of Castroville will hold a public hearing on February 9, 2022 at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 1209 Fiorella, Castroville, Texas for the purpose of receiving testimony and comments from members of the public regarding an amendment to the Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance, specifically amending Article IV, Section 9 “Business/Residential Transition Areas`” and amending Article II, Section 1 “Use of Land and Buildings” to establish criteria allowing a Specific Use Permit to be transferrable to another property owner.  

Pub.: Jan. 20, Jan. 27, Feb. 3,  2022
 

NOTICE OF REQUIREMENT TO COMPLY WITH THE SUBDIVISION SERVICE EXTENSION POLICY OF EAST MEDINA COUNTY SPECIAL UTILITY DISTRICT

January 2022 Pursuant to Chapter 13.2502 of the Texas Water Code, East Medina County
Special Utility District hereby gives notice that any person who (1) subdivides
land by dividing any lot, tract, or parcel of land, within the service area of East
Medina County Special Utility District’s Certificate of Convenience
And Necessity No. 10217, in Medina County, into two or more lots or sites for

the purpose of sale or development, whether immediate or future, including re-
subdivision of land for which a plat has been filed and recorded or (2) requests

more than two water service connections on a single contiguous tract of
land, must comply with Section F-Extension Policy contained in East Medina
County Special Utility District’s Policy.
East Medina County Special Utility District is not required to extend retail

water to a service applicant in a subdivision where the developer or sub-
divider of the subdivision has failed to comply with the Subdivision Policy.

Among other requirements, the Subdivision Policy requires compliance with
Subsection F of the District Policy. Applicable elements of the Subdivision
Policy, depending on the specific circumstances of the subdivision service
may include;  Engineering evaluation by East Medina County Special Utility District
of the impact a proposed subdivision service extension will make on East
Medina County Special Utility District’s water service system and payment
of the cost for evaluation;
Payment of reasonable costs or fees by the developer for providing
water supply service capacity;
Payment of fees for reserving water supply service capacity;
Forfeiture of reserved water supply service capacity for failure to pay
applicable fees;
Payment of cost of any improvements to East Medina County Special
Utility District’s system that are necessary to provide the water service,
included but not limited to; (1) line extensions, (2) road crossings, (3) additional
storage, (4) wells, (5) land, (6) procurement of water allotments, and or (7)
pumping stations;
Construction according to design by East Medina County Special
Utility District and dedication by the developer of water facilities within the
subdivision following inspection;
Legal fees incurred by the District in negotiations and representation
including but not limited to (1) the preparation of a non-standard service
contract, (2) securing of right of way easements, (3) engineering fees, (4)
attorney’s fees, and (5) hydraulic investigation fees.
East Medina County Special Utility District’s Policy and a map showing
East Medina County Special Utility District’s service area may be reviewed at
the East Medina County Special Utility District’s office, located at 16313 FM
471 South, Devine, Texas. The policy and service area map also are filed for
record at the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality in Austin, Texas,
and may be reviewed by contacting the TCEQ, c/o Utility Rates and Services
(Certification and Rate Design) Section, Water Utilities Division,
P. O. Box 13087, Austin, Texas 78711.
East Medina County SUD is an equal opportunity provider.
East Medina County SUD es un proveedor de servicios
con igualdad de oportunidades.

Pub.: Jan. 20, Jan. 27, 2022

 

 

 

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PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE 
PLANNING AND ZONING 
COMMISSION MEETING
COMPREHENSIVE ZONING 
ORDINANCE AMENDMENT

The Planning and Zoning Commission of the City of Castroville will hold a public hearing on February 9, 2022 at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 1209 Fiorella, Castroville, Texas for the purpose of receiving testimony and comments from members of the public regarding an amendment to the Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance, specifically amending Article I, Section 7 “Special Definitions Noted and Related to Use Regulations” and amending Article II, Section 1 “Use of Land and Buildings” to include event center and/or banquet hall. 

Pub.: Jan. 20, Jan. 27, Feb. 3,  2022
 

THE STATE OF TEXAS
CITATION BY PUBLICATION

CAUSE No. 9689

In the Matter of the Estate of Elton Batteau

TO ALL UNKNOWN OR 
MISSING HEIRS
OF THE ESTATE OF ELTON RAY BATTEAU. DECEASED

JOSEPH EARL BATTEAU filed in the Medina County Court at Law of Medina County, Texas, on JANUARY 5, 2022. a FIRST AMENDED APPLICATION TO DETERMINE HEIRSHIP AND FOR LETTERS OF INDEPENDENT ADMINISTRATION in the estate of ELTON RAY BATTEAU, Deceased, requesting that the Court determine who are the heirs and only heirs of ELTON RAY BATTEAU, Deceased, and their respective shares and interests in said estate.

The Count may act on said Application and any opposition at any call of the docket on or after 10 o’clock A.M. on the first Monday next after the expiration of ten days from date of publication of this citation, at the Medina County Courthouse Annex, 1300 Avenue M, Hondo, TX 78861 in Medina County, Texas.

All persons interested in said estate are hereby cited to appear before this Honorable Court by filing a written contest or answer to said Application before the above stated time and date should you desire to do so. To ensure its consideration, you or your attorney must file any contest, objection, intervention, or response in writing with the County Clerk of Medina County. Texas on or before the above-noted date and time.

Given under my hand and the seal of said Court at office in Hondo, Texas. on 5th day of January, 2022.

Gina Champion, COUNTY CLERK
Medina County, Texas
1300 Avenue M , Room 163
Hondo. TX 78861

By: Heather Martinez, Deputy

Plaintiff(s) Attorney:
Joel A. Norris
4545 Bisonnet St.
Suite 298
Bellaire, TX 77401
713-955-4501
Pub.: Jan. 13, 20, 2022
 

 

 

 

 

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE 
PLANNING AND ZONING 
COMMISSION MEETING
COMPREHENSIVE ZONING 
ORDINANCE AMENDMENT

The Planning and Zoning Commission of the City of Castroville will hold a public hearing on February 9, 2022 at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 1209 Fiorella, Castroville, Texas for the purpose of receiving testimony and comments from members of the public regarding an amendment to the Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance, specifically amending Article I, Section 7 “Special Definitions Noted and Related to Use Regulations”, amending Article II, Section 1 “Use of Land and Buildings”, and creating a new Article IV, Chapter 11 “Short-Term Rentals” to establish regulations and permitting requirements for the operation of Short-Term Rentals (commonly referred to as Bed & Breakfasts).

Pub.: Jan. 20, Jan. 27, Feb. 3,  2022
 

 

MEDINA COUNTY
SHERIFF’S OFFICE
NOTICE OF IMPOUNDMENT 
OF ESTRAY

On the 3 day of January 2022, I impounded the following Estray:
Kind of Animal: 2 Horses
Breed: Mares
Color: Black
Age: 3 years
Size: 1800 lbs.
Brand, Earmark, Identifying characteristics: Call to Identify 830-741-6153 Ext. 7746
And, on the 4 day of January 2022, I filed NOTICE OF ESTRAY in the Estray Book of Medina County, Texas. I have made a diligent search of the register of recorded brands in Medina County, Texas for the owner of said Estray, but the search did not reveal the owner. Notice is hereby given that, if the ownership of said Estray is not determined by:
The 24 day of January 2022, said Estray will be sold at Public Auction/Sheriff’s Sale at the Union Commission Stockyards Hondo, Texas.

WITNESS my hand the 4 Day of January 2022

By Edwin Casias,
Officer #746

Pub.: Jan. 13, 20, 2022
 

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