THIS SUNDAY, Aug. 3. La Grange — at the lovely Bugle Boy, free film showing 2-5 pm. It’s all about fracking, water and the failure of the state of Texas agency charged with regulation — the Texas Railroad Commission. Click here for more!
NEXT THURSDAY, Aug. 7. Giddings, Giddings Library, 7 pm. Stop the Water Grab! Lee Countians are getting organized — be there!!! Click here for more!
WEDNESDAY, August 13, 7 pm, likely at the Bastrop Convention Center. Stay tuned, you Bastrop & Lee County residents. The Lost Pines Groundwater Conservation District has called a special meeting to consider the pending permit application for EndOp, in their quest to receive 46,000 acre feet per year from the Simsboro aquifer under Lee and Bastrop counties. (Note: Lost Pines GCD’s regular meeting is on Wednesday, August 20th in Giddings — don’t be confused.)
STATEWIDE CANDIDATE DEBATE IN SEPTEMBER – Forth Worth. Wouldn’t you just love to see a candidate debate in the Attorney General’s race AND the hottest State Senate race in Texas? That is Senate District 10, in Senator Wendy Davis’ old Senate District. Reply if you want to help or give us a call!
CITY OF AUSTIN RESIDENT? You may know that there is a voter revolt going on in Austin to make growth pay for itself. If you’d like to organize a forum with the City Council candidates running in November, reply to this message or call us at 512-213-4511.
Thanks for sending folks to sign the Petition for Local Control and Property Rights — and to Stop the Water Grab — on our home page. Keep it going!
PS If everyone receiving our messages joined the League — starting at even the modest $10 per year — we would have more than enough funds to do our work this year. Please join up y’all!