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Press Releases

Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Temporary Permits Finalized

Tuesday, September 8, 2015
Deadline Approaching to Permit Wells in New Hays County Groundwater Management Zone

Wednesday, August 5, 2015
Town Hall Meeting on New Groundwater Protection in Hays County

Friday, June 26, 2015
Aquifer District Proposes Rule Changes in Response to Hays County Trinity Aquifer Annexation

Saturday, June 20, 2015
Hays County Trinity Aquifer Annexation Now Official

Friday, January 30, 2015
Aquifer District Out of Groundwater Drought

Friday, November 21, 2014
Aquifer District Board Approves Incidental Take Permit Application and Accompanying Draft Habitat Conservation Plan and for Submittal

Tuesday, November 5, 2014
Aquifer District Announces Unofficial Winner of Precinct 2 Directorship

Friday, August 15, 2014
Aquifer District Declares Stage II Alarm Drought

Monday, June 30, 2014
Aquifer District Habitat Conservation Plan Available for Public Review and Comment

Friday, June 27, 2014
Aquifer District Out of Groundwater Drought and into Water Conservation Period

Thursday, April 24, 2014
Aquifer District Declares Stage II Alarm Drought

Friday, April 29, 2014
Aquifer District Announces Winners of 2014 Scholarship Contests

Friday, April 11, 2014
Franklin Resigns as Director of Barton Springs/Edwards Aquifer Conservation District; District Solicits Interest in Filling the Precinct 2 Vacancy

Tuesday, March 11, 2013
Aquifer District Promotes National Groundwater Awareness Week

Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Aquifer District Out of Groundwater Drought

Thursday, October 24, 2013
Aquifer District Eases, Doesn’t Remove Drought Restrictions

Wednesday, October 2, 2013
Aquifer District Announces 2013 Groundwater Stewardship Award Winners

Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Aquifer District Warns of Possible Entry into Stage IV Exceptional Drought

Monday, August 19, 2013
Aquifer District Notifies Class A Conditional Edwards Permit Holders of Possible Permit Reclassification and Deeper Curtailments

Tuesday, July 23, 2013
Aquifer District Seeks Nominations for Groundwater Stewardship Awards

Monday, May 20, 2013
Aquifer District Announces Winners of 2013 Scholarship Contests

Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Aquifer District Declares Stage III Critical Groundwater Drought

Tuesday, December 11, 2012
Aquifer District Issues Call for Members of Its Habitat Conservation Plan’s Management Advisory Committee

Thursday, November 15, 2012
Aquifer District Declares Stage II Alarm Drought

Wednesday, November 7, 2012
Unofficial Winners of Three Aquifer District Directorships Announced

Wednesday, October 17, 2012
Aquifer District Adopts Revised Rules and Bylaws

Tuesday, October 2, 2012
Aquifer District Extends Comment Period for Rule Change Public Hearing

Thursday, September 6, 2012
Aquifer District Names John Dupnik Assistant Manager

Thursday, July 19, 2012
Aquifer District Seeks Public Input on Revisions to Its Groundwater Management Plan

Monday, March 22, 2012
Aquifer District Eases Out of Drought

Monday, March 12, 2012
Aquifer District Promotes Groundwater Awareness Week

Thursday, February 23, 2012
Aquifer District Eases, Doesn’t Remove Drought Restrictions

Thursday, November 17, 2011
Yard Sign Campaign Urges Central Texans to Conserve Water and Protect Our Water Supply

Thursday, October 13, 2011
Aquifer District Announces 2011 Groundwater Stewardship Award Winners

Wednesday, October 12, 2011
Recent Rains Highlight the Need for Creek Cleanup

Thursday, September 8, 2011
Stage III Critical Groundwater Drought Declared

Wednesday, May 11, 2011
Aquifer District Recognizes Westlake Mayor for Aquifer Stewardship

Thursday, April 28, 2011
Local Aquifer District Declares Stage II Drought

Monday, March 28, 2011
Rule Amendments Better Prepare Aquifer District for Drought

Monday, February 28, 2011
Austin’s 9th Annual Austin Cave Festival Kicks Off National Groundwater Awareness Week

Tuesday, September 14, 2010
Aquifer District Celebrates National Protect Your Groundwater Day
National Ground Water Association Protect Your Groundwater Day information

Friday, April 30, 2010
'Don't be fooled by a Full Lake Travis' say Central Texas Water Utilities
LCRA Video of Press Event

Friday, April 9, 2010
Aquifer District Announces Winners of 2010 Scholarship Contests

Thursday, February 11, 2010
Aquifer District Accepting Applications from Candidates For Election As Directors in Precincts 2 & 5

Friday, December 18, 2009
Aquifer District Eases out of Drought

Friday, October 23, 2009
Aquifer District Eases Drought Restrictions

Wednesday, October 14, 2009
Aquifer District Announces Its 2009 Groundwater Stewardship Award Winners

Friday, September 11, 2009
Aquifer District Adopts Additional Rules to Protect Groundwater

Tuesday, September 1, 2009
Written Comment Period on Changes to Groundwater Drought Management Rules Extended until Noon on Monday, Sept. 7, 2009

Monday, July 27, 2009
Aquifer District Proposes Additional Rules to Protect Aquifers During Extreme Drought

Thursday, June 11, 2009
Water users express concerns about groundwater supplies during drought

Wednesday, June 10, 2009
Aquifer District Partners with State and Local Organizations in Leading Summer Institute for Educators

Thursday, May 28, 2009
Barton Springs/Edwards Aquifer Conservation District to Hold Public Meetings on Upcoming Changes to Groundwater and Drought Management Rules

Friday, April 10, 2009
Aquifer District Imposes Moratorium on Most New Groundwater Withdrawls