ABOUT

Burnet County Emergency Services District No. 9 (BCESD9) was created with area voter approval in November 2013 of a citizen petition filed with the Burnet County, Texas Commissioners Court.  As a taxing political subdivision of the State of Texas under Ch. 775 of the Texas Health & Safety Code, BCESD9 is empowered to and tasked with the provision of fire, rescue, first responder, emergency medical services, rural fire prevention and control services and other emergency services to residents and visitors of its District in southeastern Burnet County, Texas. 

 

Download and read the ESD's first year in review mailer to District residents here.

Karen Bruett

Commissioner & President

Burnet County ESD No. 9

 

(Term expires in December, 2019)

Emergency Services Districts are principally governed by Ch. 775 of the Texas Health & Safety Code.  This statute stipulates the scope of powers and authority of all of the approximately 330 ESDs across Texas.  ESDs are subject both to the Texas Open Meeting Act and the Texas Public Information Act, and all meetings of the ESD are noticed in advance and open to the general public.  Regular meetings of BCESD9 are normally held at 4:00 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month at the Spicewood VFD-EMS station, 9805 TX Hwy 71 E, Spicewood, TX 78669.

Johnnie Bindseil

Commissioner & Vice President

Burnet County ESD No. 9

 

(Term expires in December, 2019)

Renee Hollingsworth

Commissioner & Secretary

Burnet County ESD No. 9

 

( Term Expires in December, 2019)

 

 

Texas Emergency Services Districts are managed by a Board of Emergency Services Commissioners consisting of five individuals satisfying the requirements of Ch. 775 (including District residency or real property ownership in the District) appointed by the Burnet County Commissioners Court to staggered 1 or 2 year terms of office.  By internal policy adopted by the BCESD9 Commissioners, all BCESD9 Commissioners are volunteers and are paid no remuneration for their service.

Randy Steele

Commissioner & Treasurer

Burnet County ESD No. 9

 

(Term expires in December, 2020)

Bruce Mills

Commissioner

Burnet County ESD No. 9

 

(Term expires in December, 2020)

Mailing Address

Burnet County ESD No. 9

P. O. Box 250P. O

Spicewood, TX 78669 

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