FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions

FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions


New to Lake Country? – Here’s what you need to know.



Garbage, Recycling & Bulk Waste Questions?


Gas Leasing Questions?


LCPOA – What is the LCPOA and how do I join?


Links Page Many answers are found on our Links page.


Maps of Lake Country – They are in our Documents Library page.


Parks & Greenbelts Where are they? Visit our Documents Library page for a map.


Places of Worship - Local and not so local locations, Visit our Places of Worship page.


Police – How do I contact our local Neighborhood Police Officer? – Visit our NPO page.


Property Taxes


Schools - Public & Private





NEW TO LAKE COUNTRY? - Here’s What You Need To Know.

Q. Boat Launch Permit - How do I get one?

Q. Deed Restrictions? - Visit the Deed Restriction Committee’s page.

Q. Garbage, Recycling & Bulk Trash - Questions?

Q. LCPOA - How do I become a member?

Q. Parks & Greenbelts, Where are they? - Visit our Documents Library?

Q. Property Taxes - Question?

Q. Schools - Public & Private

Q. Tennis Courts, Where are they?

Q. Utilities - Question?



Q. When is Garbage & Recycling Collected in Lake Country?

A. Every Tuesday morning. Place the brown garbage, blue recycling & green yard waste cart on the curb no later than 7 a.m. on your pickup day. Set out cart no earlier than 6 p.m. the night before your pickup day. Do not set them in the street, place them in your driveway or on your yard and space them about 3ft apart so the equipment can pick the carts up. (Click here for more info)

 Q. What can I put in the Garbage, Recycling & Yard Cart?

A. No Garbage Bags except for paid bags from the City of Fort Worth. And after Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day, you may place up to two extra 30-gallon bags of garbage (40 lb. limit per bag) outside the cart on your first pickup day. (For a complete list click here)


Q. Who do I contact if my garbage does not get picked up?

A. Call (817) 392-EASY (3279).


Q. When are Bulky Items picked up in Lake Country?

A. Week of the forth Monday in Lake Country (Click here for calendar of bulk pickup). Place bulky items on the curb by 7 a.m. Monday of your assigned week. You may place items on the curb as early as 6 p.m. the Friday before your assigned week. Crews have until the following Saturday at 5 p.m. to pick up bulky items. (Click here for more info)


GAS LEASING – (Visit our Gas Leasing page here)

Q. When will we be receiving a renewed contract for our mineral rights?  I believe the three year contract is up this fall.

A. If you signed the LCPOA/XTO lease agreement here is link to 2008 XTO Oil, Gas And Mineral Lease W/Addendum Description: (Visit our Gas Leasing page here)

From the Gas Leas “2. Unless sooner terminated or longer kept in force under other provisions hereof, this lease shall remain in force for a term of 3 years from the date hereof, hereinafter called "primary term," and as long thereafter as operations, as hereinafter defined, are conducted upon said land with no cessation for more than ninety (90) consecutive days.”


Q. Where can I get a copy of the LCPOA/XTO Gas Lease?

A. 2008 XTO Oil, Gas And Mineral Lease W/Addendum Description


Q. Does XTO have a FAQ?

A. Click here to visit XTO’s FAQ page


Q. How do I contact XTO

A. Via E-Mail: revenue_inquiry@xtoenergy.com or by Phone: call (866) 886-2613 and follow the options to leave a message with the appropriate party. (Click Here for the LCPOA Gas Leasing page)


LCPOA – Lake Country Property Owners Association, Inc.


Q. Board Meeting Minutes, Where Can I View Past Minutes?

A. They are in our Documents Library page.

Q. Board Meetings, When & Where Do They Meet?

A. First Thursday of each month at Fullness in Christ Church Community Center.

Q. Boundaries, What Are The Boundaries Of The LCPOA.

A. Lake Country Estates, Lake Country Secret Harbor & Woodlake define the boundaries of the Association. Visit our Documents Library page for a map.

Q. By-Laws Of The Association, Where Can I Get A Copy?

A. They are in our Documents Library page.

Q. Contact The Association, How Do I Do This?

A. Visit our “Contact Us” page.

Q. What Adjacent Neighborhoods Are Allowed Membership In The LCPOA?

A. Bal Harbour, Club Villa Estates, Eagle Mountain Lake Estate, Eagle Ridge, Fountains, Gleneagles, Highlands, Hills Of Lake Country, Lake Country Estates Club Site, Lake Country Place, Lake Country Villas, Lakeview Cluster Homes, Ranch At Eagle Mountain, Sunset Cove, Terrace Green, Villas On The Green and the Waterfront.

Q. What Is The LCPOA?

A. Visit our Mission & History page.

Q. Deed Restrictions Questions?

A. Visit the Deed Restriction Committee’s page.

 Q. What Types Of Membership Are Available?

A. Active and Associate.

Active Membership is reserved for property owners in Lake Country Estates, Lake Country Secret Harbor or Woodlake addition.

Associate Membership is for Persons renting, boarding or leasing in Lake Country Estate, Lake Country Secret Harbor or Woodlake and for those persons living in an Adjacent Neighborhood.





Q. What Taxes Are Assessed On My Home?

A. The City of Fort Worth, Tarrant Country, Regional Water District, Tarrant County Hospital District, Tarrant County Collage, Eagle Mountain Saginaw ISD asses property taxes on your home. Those taxes are assessed by the Tarrant Appraisal District (TAD) and all valuations protests may be filed with TAD.


Q. Who Do I Pay Property Taxes To and Can I Pay Online?

A. All Property taxes are paid to Tarrant County Tax Assessors/ Collectors Office and can be paid online.


SCHOOLS - Public


Q. What School District is Lake Country Area In?

A. Lake Country is in The Eagle Mountain Saginaw Independent School District (EMS-ISD).


Q. What EMS-ISD Public Schools Serve Lake Country?

A. Eagle Mountain Elementary, Wayside Middle School, Boswell High School


SCHOOLS - Private


Q. What Private Schools Are In The Lake Country Area (5 miles or less)?

A. Lake Country Christian School – Pre-School & K-12

Primrose School at Eagle Ranch - Pre-School & Kindergarten

Lighthouse Christian Academy – Pre-School & Kindergarten

Trinity Baptist Temple Academy – Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten – 12




Q. Who Provides Utilities to the Lake Country Area?

A. Essential Utility Providers

Electricity – Many providers

Garbage & Recycling - City of Fort Worth Environmental Management Department

Natural Gas - Atmos Energy

Telephone Service – AT&T & Charter Cable

Water – City of Fort Worth Water Department


Other Utility Providers

Alarm Permit - City of Fort Worth Planning & Development Department

Cable TV – Charter Cable

Internet Service – AT&T & Charter Cable

Telephone Service – AT&T & Charter Cable



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