This page lists permit notices and information related to large scale Production Permits Applications and Aquifer Tests in the Tier 3 category (>200,000,000 gallons per year). For information on administratively complete permits in the Tier 1 (2,000,000-12,000,000 gallons per year) & Tier 2 (12,000,000 - 200,000,000 gallons per year) categories please check the agenda backup materials page. Upon administrative completeness, Tier 1 and Tier 2 permit requests are noticed in local newspapers, through email, and will go before the Board for approval. To receive email notices of all permit requests, email Tammy Raymond with "Subscribe to Permit Notices email list" in the subject line.
On July 13, 2017 Electro Purification submitted a Production Permit Application for 912.5 million gallons a year (2.5 MGD) to be produced from the Middle Trinity Aquifer for the purposes of Wholesale Public Water Supply. This application is currently under review of an Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) within the State Office of Administrative Hearings (SOAH). Click…Read More
Click here for latest update on this permit matter. As of January 2017, this permit matter has been contested and has proceeded before an ALJ for a ruling. Please review the timeline below for further details and updates. Needmore Water LLC (Applicant), 3900 N. McColl Rd McAllen, TX 78501, filed an administratively complete application (Application)…Read More
Review Process for Electro Purification’s Test Well Permit Application On March 15, 2016, Electro Purification withdrew their Temporary Permit application (originally filed on September 18, 2015) and submitted a Test Well Permit application package. The applicant submitted the request to complete an aquifer test on three of the six existing test wells. The applicant intends…Read More
Regular Production Permits Approved (4/28/16) The District’s territory was expanded on June 19, 2015 through the passage of H.B. 3405 and well owners with an existing nonexempt use were immediately provided a three-month period to apply for a Temporary Permit. The Temporary Permits were issued in September/October 2015 and provided well owners with an interim authorization to…Read More