Texas water projects getting over $1 billion in assistanceTexas water projects getting over $1 billion in assistancehttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=172622017-07-28T05:00:00Z2017-07-28T17:00:00Z

​​​AUSTIN – The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) recently approved more than $1​ billion in financial assistance from the State Water Implementation Fund for Texas (SWIFT) program.

Funding will be distributed as follows: 

  • $677,120,000 to the North Texas Municipal Water District (Collin, Dallas, Denton, Ellis, Fannin, Hunt, Kaufman, Rains, and Rockwall Counties) for a water-supply project;
  • $213,410,000 to the Hays Caldwell Public Utility Agency for a water-supply project to the cities of San Marcos, Kyle, Buda, and other areas along the I-35 corridor;
  • $127,900,000 to the Central Harris County Regional Water Authority, North Harris County Regional Water Authority, and West Harris County Regional Water Authority for an existing large Houston-area water-supply project; 
  • $16,995,000 to the Brushy Creek Regional Utility Authority, Inc. (Williamson and Travis Counties) for a water-supply project; 
  • $12 million to the City of Justin (Denton County) for water-system improvements; 
  • $2,750,000 to the City of Corpus Christi (Nueces County) for a seawater desalination project; 
  • $1,350,000 to the City of Azle (Parker and Tarrant Counties) for water-system improvements, and; 
  • $1,390,000 to the City of Springtown (Parker and Wise Counties) for a water-supply project.
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