Texas Water Development Board

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Texas Officials Approve $3.9B For Water Projects

The Texas Water Development Board agreed on the funding Thursday. The money is meant for 32 projects spread over 10 years, with $1 billion being disbursed this year.

07/23/2015

A severe drought has caused a number of dry-land (non-irrigated) crops in Texas to fail. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

U.S Drought Monitor: There Is Currently No Drought In Texas

According to officials with the U.S Drought Monitor, there is officially no drought in Texas.

CBSDFW.COM–07/21/2015

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Texas Officials To Vote On $1B For Water Projects

State officials will vote later this week on approving $1 billion in loans and financial help to fund future water projects across Texas.

07/21/2015

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Texas Officials Begin Evaluating 48 Water Plan Applications

Texas water officials will start to evaluate applications seeking $5.5 billion for projects as part of the state’s water plan.

02/04/2015

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Texas Officials Approve Water Funding Rules

Texas officials have approved final rules for implementing the state’s $2 billion plan for water projects.

11/06/2014

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State Officials To Vote On Water Funding Rules

Texas officials are poised to consider final rules for implementing the state’s water funding plan on Thursday. Texans needs an additional 2.7 trillion gallons of water by 2060.

11/06/2014

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Texas Congressional Committee Considers Desalination

A Texas congressional committee is convening in North Texas to discuss the technology and cost of water desalination as the state grapples with persistent drought.

06/30/2014

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Larger Areas Of Texas Fall Into Severe Drought

Large areas of the state have fallen into severe drought as a typically wet season remains relatively dry.

04/01/2014

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Perry Taps Old Appointees For Revamped Water Board

Governor Rick Perry on Friday stocked the new three-member Texas Water Development Board, which will be paid for the first time in state history, with two previous political appointments and an aide from his own staff.

08/16/2013