2009 FBISD Tax Hearing (On YouTube)

CLICK HERE FOR THE 2009 FBISD CONTROVERSIAL TAX HEARING (YES THEY ARE RAISING THEM AGAIN--see petition of over 500 district taxpayers asking for board accountability) --In case anyone missed it they raised the property tax rate again (4th time) in 2010 and more than likely will do so again in 2011 facing another projected 15-20 million dollar budget deficit, according to some media reports. ***NEW*** ..Petition TO STOP THE GSTC (Global Science Museum being planned at the district central office--near $30 million dollar project that superintendent Jenney is pushing): http://www.ipetitions.com/petition/stopthegcst/ (see update below on this apparently ending this project after 2 years)

Wednesday, May 25, 2011


This site, after nearly 5 years, is being archived. It will be available for searches and historical background information on the taxing area of FBISD in Fort Bend County, Texas...

Suggested alternative sites for following some of the areas local characters & their politricks: http://www.facebook.com/home.php?sk=group_195822643783611&ap=1





Tuesday, May 24, 2011

FB Sun: Former Candidates Reflect On Recent BOT Election

See: http://www.yourhoustonnews.com/fort_bend/news/article_e6f3f466-5cec-5566-b922-6556812ba558.html

FBISD Pushing For Higher Property Taxes Again (4th time in 4 years)

See: http://www.fortbendnow.com/2011/05/24/52031

New Reform Minded Board Members Take Seats At Swearing In Ceremony (New elected officers sworn in too in BOT shake-up)-

Numerous speakers during the public comments section of the FBISD BOT meeting Monday night congratulated the newly elected members of the board of trustees. Dr. Patsy Taylor and Bruce Albright officially took their seats and joined a coalition in voting in an entirely new board president, vice president and secretary as their first order of business....

Update: http://www.fortbendnow.com/2011/05/24/52023

Monday, May 16, 2011

Saturday, May 14, 2011

Patsy Taylor & Bruce Albright Pull Big Upsets In FBISD School Board Races!

Updates and full election results: http://www.co.fort-bend.tx.us/upload/images/elections_administration/election_results/er110514_01.pdf

FBW comment: Neither of these candidates accepted or solicited school district corporate vendors and contractors PAC dollars to finance their campaigns. FBW wants to congratulate both on a clean well fought victory!