(a) In order to exercise the powers and duties of a municipal utility district granted
by this chapter, the district shall enter into a written contract with any municipality
within whose extraterritorial jurisdiction the district is wholly or partly located:
(1) regulating the continuation of the extraterritorial status of the district and
its annexation by the municipality;
(2) regulating the development within the boundaries of the district in a manner that
the parties agree will further the health, safety, and welfare of the residents of
the district; and
(3) containing other terms and consideration that the municipality determines to be
reasonable and appropriate.
(b) A contract under this section may be renewed or extended for successive periods
not to exceed 15 years.
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