Updates

In July of 2017, Electro Purification, LLC ("EP") applied for a groundwater production permit at the Barton Springs Edwards Aquifer Conservation District ("BSEACD") for a Middle Trinity Aquifer well field in Hays County. The permit application indicates that pumping rates will be phased in over time with a maximum permitted pumping rate of 2.5 million gallons per day (MGD), or approximately 912 million gallons per year, pumped from seven...

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Many of you have been asking when to submit comments, whether there will be a meeting where BSEACD will discuss the permit, etc. Here is the timeline and procedure that BSEACD's rules lay out in hopefully a more digestible format.

BSEACD will send EP notice that its application is administratively complete and a PRELIMINARY decision on the permit on May 21.

Then the public will essentially have at most 30 days to comment (EP...

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Impacts of the EP Permit

When: May 29th at 7:00 PM

Where: Saint Stephens Church, 6000 FM3237, Wimberley, TX 78676

TESPA will be holding a follow up meeting after the Barton Springs Edwards Aquifer Conservation District issues its preliminary decision on Electro Purification's permit application to pump 2.5 million gallons of groundwater a day from the Middle Trinity Aquifer near Driftwood and Wimberley. We intend to briefly discuss the preliminary...

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