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Another Bill going to committee on Monday!
April 18, 2015
SB 1634, Senator Donna Campbell’s bill relating to the Goforth Special Utility District, is scheduled to go before the Committee on Intergovernmental Relations on Monday as well as SB 1440. This is the bill that limits Goforth’s power of eminent domain to build a pipeline. Please take a few minutes of your Internet time today to send a quick email to the members of the committee (see below). Please let them know that you are in support of SB 1634!

Sen. Eddie Lucio, Jr. eddie.luciojr@senate.state.tx.us
Sen. Paul Bettencourt paul.bettencourt@senate.state.tx.us
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Watering the Grass Roots in LA
April 17, 2015


Excerpt From: Rainwater Harvesting for Drylands and Beyond: Volume 2, Brad Lancaster, 2008, 2010.
Thought Seeds“Don't pray for rain, if you can't take care of what you get.”--  R.E. Dixon (1937) Superintendent, Texas Agricultural Experiment Station, Spur, Texas
As reported by American Rivers, development and excessive impervious paving in Atlanta, Georgia and surrounding counties contributes to a yearly loss of rainwater infiltration ranging from 57 to 133 billion gallons. If managed on site, this rainwater -- which could support annual household needs of 1.5 to 3...
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SB 1440 TO BE INTRODUCED TO THE SENATE COMMITTEE MONDAY, APRIL 20th, 2015
April 17, 2015




On Monday, April 20, Senator Donna Campbell's SB 1440 will be introduced to the Senate Agriculture, Water and Rural Affairs Committee. 
This is the companion bill to Representative Jason Isaac's bill in the House that expands the boundaries of the Barton Springs-Edwards Aquifer Conservation District to include the Electro Purification (EP) well field and the areas of the Trinity Aquifer in Hays County that are currently unregulated...
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