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.
2016 Regional Water Plan
The Region L 2016 Regional Water Plan was approved by the Texas Water Development Board in its final form. Electronic copies are available here.
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.
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, August 3, 2017, at 9:00 AM at San Antonio Water System (SAWS), Customer Service Building, Room CR 145, 2800 US Highway 281 North, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas. The full agenda for the August 3, 2017, meeting of the South Central Texas Regional Water Planning Group will be posted at future date, at least 72 hours in advance of the meeting. Notice is hereby given that the following action, which requires at least 14 days written notice, will be considered at the August 3, 2017, meeting of the South Central Texas Regional Water Planning Group.
- Discussion and Appropriate Action Regarding the Adoption of the Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority’s (GBRA) Proposed Substitution of an Alternative Water Management Strategy in the 2016 Region L Regional Water Plan, the Mid-Basin Water Supply Project (MBWSP) — Conjunctive Use with Aquifer Storage & Recovery (ASR), for Two Recommended Water Management Strategies in the 2016 Region L Regional Water Plan: 1) the GBRA Mid-Basin Project (ASR), and 2) the Texas Water Alliance (TWA) Carrizo Project.
Questions and requests for information may be submitted to the San Antonio River Authority, Administrator for the South Central Texas Regional Water Planning Group:
South Central Texas Regional Water Planning Group
c/o San Antonio River Authority
P.O. Box 839980
San Antonio, TX 78283-9980
ATTN: Cole Ruiz
Phone: 210 227-1373
The South Central Texas Regional Water Planning Group will accept written and oral comments at its August 3 meeting. Additionally, the public may submit written comments to the South Central Texas Regional Water Planning from the posting date of this notice until close of business on August 17, 2017. Please submit all written comments to the mailing address or email address listed herein.