Burleson County Stop Vista Ridge!

Vista Ridge is in trouble in San Antonio and along the pipeline route, with citizens saying no to this project for a variety of reasons. Now is the time to render Vista Ridge bald — as in the bald-faced claims of San Antonio Water System’s CEO, Robert Puente, about how Burleson countians support Vista Ridge. We’ll be showing the NEW and IMPROVED video, “I Oppose the San Antone Hose”. We will also be organizing ourselves for a trip to San[…]

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Stop Vista Ridge, End Op and Forestar Water Grabs!

THIS EVENT IS CANCELED DUE TO THE BASTROP FIRES. We will be at the Bastrop Library at 2:30 just in case you do show up. If you have a laptop and 1-2 hours to put in, we can use your help. Meanwhile, this event will be rescheduled soon after the fires are gone! This meeting is in the city of Bastrop and the Bastrop Library (1100 Church Street) on Saturday, October 17, starting at 2:30 pm. A 25-minute video about[…]

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Stop Vista Ridge, End Op and Forestar Water Grabs – Cedar Creek

Please join us for one of many meetings and events along the 142-mile Vista Ridge Water Pipeline from Burleson to Bexar counties. This meeting is in Cedar Creek (Bastrop County) on Monday, October 12 at the Bluebonnet Fire Station 5554 FM 535. A 20-minute video about the Vista Ridge water project will be shown at the beginning of this event, followed by discussion that will include other “mega-water-contracts” in play in the Lost Pines Groundwater Conservation District (Bastrop and Lee[…]

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Learning Session on Eminent Domain

You will need to contact us to get a free seat at this event. Call us at 512-213-4511 or 512-657-2089 or email us at info@independentleaguetx.org. We are holding a briefing session THIS SATURDAY, OCTOBER 10, AT 10 AM IN LOCKHART (details below) on eminent domain for landowners facing pipeline easement demands by Central Texas Regional Water Supply Corporation (or Abengoa Vista Ridge LLC) for San Antonio’s Vista Ridge project. Others of you are also welcome to join us. Because seating[…]

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Time Warner News — there when no one else was.

Bastrop County Water Contract Negotiations Continue http://www.twcnews.com/tx/austin/news/2015/10/8/bastrop-county-water-contract-negotiations-continue.html By Jeff Stensland, Time Warner News Thursday, October 8, 2015 at 04:24 PM CDT  For More Information: • Read the full report BASTROP COUNTY—Developers along the Interstate 35 corridor are still trying to get water rights from Bastrop and Lee County. Area property owners oppose the deal, saying their aquifer would be depleted faster than it can recharge. The water would serve communities between San Antonio and Austin. The situation includes a company[…]

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