They don’t have to tell the truth when they circulate the petition to approve a new public improvement district.
Section 372.019 of the Texas local government code:
After notice and a hearing, the governing body of the municipality or county may make supplemental assessments to correct omissions or mistakes in the assessment relating to the total cost of the improvement.
So go ahead and agree to build what they want.
Remember the $50 million dollar ball park that ended up costing $76 million?
We deserve better