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 TO PUBLIC
FROM: South Central Texas Regional Water Planning Group (Region L)

DATE: August 11, 2016

SUBJECT: Notice of Solicitation of Nominations to Fill Vacancy of the South Central Texas Regional Water Planning Group Voting Membership

The South Central Texas Regional Water Planning Group (Region L), as established by the Texas Water Development Board in accordance with 31 TAC 357, is soliciting nominations to fill a vacancy as the voting member on the South Central Texas Regional Water Planning Group for the Counties interest areas. Persons interested in representing the Counties interest area must be nominated by the county commissioners court or the county judge of a county within the regional water planning are for Region L.

A nomination form must be completed and submitted for each nominee to be considered. For specific definitions and eligibility requirements for the Counties interest area, and to obtain a nomination form, please visit www.regionltexas.org, or contact Cole Ruiz, (210) 302-3293 or cruiz@sara-tx.org.

The South Central Texas Regional Water Planning Area 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.

Nominations must be received by 5:00 pm, Friday, September 9, 2016, addressed to Suzanne Scott, Chair, South Central Texas Regional Water Planning Group, c/o San Antonio River Authority, Attn: Cole Ruiz, P.O. Box 839980, San Antonio, Texas 78283-9980, or emailed to cruiz@sara-tx.org.