Burn Ban Status
Burn Ban is in effect for Jim Wells County Please see Texas Forest Service link ----->
Commissioners meetings are held on the second Tuesday of every month at 7:00 pm at the Sandia Volunteer Fire Department station house located at 101 FM 1540 Sandia, TX 78383
Regular meetings open to the public and agendas are posted on the Board Meetings page.
Order Levying Taxes for 2020
JIM WELLS COUNTY EMERGENCY SERVICES DISTRICT NO. 1 ADOPTED A TAX RATE THAT WILL RAISE MORE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS THAN LAST YEAR'S TAX RATE. THE TAX RATE WILL EFFECTIVELY BE RAISED BY 3.50 PERCENT AND WILL RAISE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS ON A $100,000 HOME BY APPROXIMATELY $2.25.
Proud to Serve
Serving the citizens of Jim Wells County and the surrounding region 24/7
Welcome to the Jim Wells County Emergency Service District #1 web page!
On behalf of Fire Chief Henry Barajas, the firefighters of the Sandia Volunteer Fire Department, and your ESD Commissioners, we are proud to serve you. Your ESD performs a critical service for the community and we invite you to contact us if you have questions or if we can assist you in any way.