SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS REGIONAL WATER PLANNING GROUP
Region L Purpose
The purpose of the South Central Texas Regional Water Planning Group (SCTRWPG), Region L, is to provide comprehensive regional water planning and to carry out the related responsibilities placed on regional water planning groups by state law. Foremost among those responsibilities is the development of a regional water plan for the planning area. The plan identifies both short and long-term water supply needs and recommends water management strategies for addressing them. The plan is updated every five years.
The SCTRWPG is composed of planning group members representing various interest groups. It is guided by the Texas Water Development Board, led by an Executive Committee, governed by by-laws, and supported by the San Antonio River Authority and a team of technical consultants. Planning group meetings are held on a quarterly basis.
Region L Counties
The South Central Texas Regional Water Planning Area, Region L, consists of Atascosa, Bexar, Caldwell, Calhoun, Comal, DeWitt, Dimmit, Frio, Goliad, Gonzales, Guadalupe, Karnes, Kendall, La Salle, Medina, Refugio, Uvalde, Victoria, Wilson, Zavala, and part of Hays Counties.
NOTICE OF OPEN MEETING OF THE
SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS REGIONAL
WATER PLANNING GROUP
TAKE NOTICE that a meeting of the South Central Texas Regional Water Planning Group as established by the Texas Water Development Board will be held on Thursday, February 20, 2020, at 9:30 AM at SanAntonio Water System (SAWS), Customer Service Building, Room CR 145, 2800 US Highway 281 North, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas. The following subjects will be considered for discussion and/or action at said meeting.
1.(9:30 AM) Roll-Call
3.Approval of the Minutes from the January 23, 2020 Meeting of the South Central Texas Regional Water Planning Group (SCTRWPG)
4.Status of Edwards Aquifer Habitat Conservation Plan (EAHCP), Scott Storment
5.Status of Guadalupe, San Antonio, Mission, and Aransas Rivers and Mission, Copano, Aransas, and San Antonio Bays Basin and Bay Stakeholder Committee (BBASC) and Expert Science Team (BBEST)
6.Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) Communications
7.Presentation of the Socioeconomic Impact Report by TWDB
9.Discussion and Appropriate Action Regarding the Consultant’s Work and Schedule
10.Presentation of the Cumulative Effects Analysis
11.Discussion Regarding Comments Received to Date on the Region L Water Plan Chapters
12.Discussion and Appropriate Action to Adopt and Submit 2021 Initially Prepared Plan (IPP) and Authorization for the Consultant to Address Any Planning Group Changes to the IPP Document Prior to Submitting to the TWDB
13.Discussion and Appropriate Action Authorizing the Consultant to Submit the 2021 Initially Prepared Plan on Behalf of the South Central Texas Regional Water Planning Group (SCTRWPG) by March 3, 2020
14.Discussion and Appropriate Action to Authorize the San Antonio River Authority to Post the Initially Prepared Plan Public Hearing Notice
15.Discussion and Appropriate Action Setting the Schedule for Calendar Year 2020 Meetings
16.Possible Agenda Items for the Next Region L Meeting