Alex S. Broun Geology Collection donated to the University of Texas Bureau of Economic Geology


The Hays Trinity Groundwater Conservation District recently honored a local geologic legend, Al Broun.  His work interpreting geophysical logs, collaborating on field studies, and contributing and reviewing reports as vastly improved understanding of the Trinity Aquifers in western Hays County.  We join the HTGCD in celebrating Al Broun and thank him for his important contributions. … Continue reading Alex S. Broun Geology Collection donated to the University of Texas Bureau of Economic Geology

TESPA Statement on Electro Purification Filing Notice of Non-suit


TESPA Public Statement issued January 12, 2021 On January 11, 2021, shortly after 8:00 p.m., Electro Purification (EP) filed a Notice of Nonsuit and Request to Remand the Application to Barton Springs Edwards Aquifer Conservation District (BSEACD). TESPA anticipates the State Office of Administrative Hearings (SOAH) Judge will grant the Nonsuit next week. When that … Continue reading TESPA Statement on Electro Purification Filing Notice of Non-suit

Survey Window Opens for Draft Hays County Transportation Plan


Thanks to all of you for submitting comments through the County’s survey.  The draft plan’s vision shows the County Commissioners are listening to public input and responding with purpose since the CAMPO 2045 regional transportation plan adopted last summer. Nonetheless, our community will benefit from additional care and consideration, as the plan is refined. The … Continue reading Survey Window Opens for Draft Hays County Transportation Plan

TESPA and Kinder Morgan Settle Litigation


After securing significant positive results, TESPA announced the legal team has settled litigation against the Kinder Morgan PHP Pipeline.  The following is an excerpt from the TESPA newsletter released on December 30, 2020. Today, TESPA filed papers settling its lawsuit against Kinder Morgan, an action done jointly with its partner Wimberley Valley Watershed Alliance (WVWA). … Continue reading TESPA and Kinder Morgan Settle Litigation