Time is flying! Legislature, remember our water & land???

Last minute changes to the Water Code are expected to come to the floor of the Senate TODAY by way of Rep. Lyle Larson’s (R-San Antonio) HB 31. Truthfully, Larson has already secured a big hand off for water marketers, especially Vista Ridge, with the passage of HB 2378. HB 2378 sets automatic renewals for export groundwater permits, enabling the water lobby to further maximize profits from mass movement of groundwater. This was unstoppable.

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Release: Trans-Texas Water Grid Forging Unlikely Coalitions

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MAY 15, 2015 Contacts: 
Linda Curtis, Independent Texas, Info@independentleaguetx.org, 512.657.2089 Eleanor Bravo, Food & Water Watch, ebravo@fwwatch.org, 505.730.8474 Trans-Texas Water Grid (HB 3298) Forging Unlikely Coalitions Calling on Texas Senators to Reject Boondoggle Water Project Austin, TX — The Texas Senate is preparing to consider a bill on Monday that could pave the way for a boondoggle water conveyance project. House Bill 3298 drew refreshing bipartisan opposition in the House before its passage last week. A broad coalition[…]

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