September 28, 2015 – GMA9 – Agenda

Groundwater  Management  Area  9 Joint Planning  Committee Meeting


As required by Section 36.108(e), Texas Water Code, a meeting of the Groundwater Management Area 9 Joint Planning Committee,  comprised  of district  representatives from  the following  groundwater  conservation  districts  located  wholly or partially within Groundwater Management Area 9: Bandera County River Authority and Groundwater District, Barton Springs/Edwards Aquifer Conservation District, Blanco-Pedemales Groundwater Conservation District, Comal Trinity Groundwater Conservation District , Cow Creek Groundwater Conservation District, Comal Trinity Groundwater Conservation District, Edwards Aquifer Authority, Headwaters Groundwater Conservation District, Hays-Trinity Groundwater Conservation District, Trinity-Glen Rose Groundwater Conservation District, and Medina County Groundwater Conservation District, will  be held on Monday, September 28, 2015, at 9:00 am at the Dripping Springs City Hall, 511 Mercer Street, Dripping Springs, Texas.

  1. Call to Order
  2. Receipt of Posted Meeting Notices.
  3. Introduction of the new Comal Trinity Groundwater Conservation District.
  4. Other Introductions.
  5. Approval of April 27, 2015 and June 8, 2015 GMA 9 Meeting Minutes.
  6. Texas Water Development Board updates, comments, or communications.
  7. Discuss GMA-9 current round of joint planning.
  8. Present and discuss non-relevant aquifer classifications for purposes of joint planning.
  9. Present and discuss desired future conditions being considered in current round of joint planning, including policy and technical justifications for each desired future condition.
  10. Present and consider nine factors listed in Section 36. I 08 (d) of Texas Water Code.
  11. Discuss and consider classifying portions or all of certain aquifers in GMA-9 as non-relevant for purposes of joint planning.
  12. Discuss and consider adopting proposed desired future conditions (per Section 36.108 (d) of Texas Water Code).
  13. Discuss and consider public comment process for desired future condition public hearings.
  14. Reports on regional water planning activities by GMA 9 representatives to Regions J, K, and L.
  15. Public Comment.
  16. Next meeting date, location, and future agenda items.
  17. Announcements.
  18. Adjournment


Further information, questions, or comments concerning any aspect of this meeting should be directed to:

Mr. Ron Fieseler, GMA 9 Planning Committee Chairman c/o Blanco-Pedemales Groundwater Conservation District 601 West Main, P.O. Box 1516, Johnson City, TX 78636

(830) 868-9196 office,    (830) 708-5020 cell,           email to:

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