January 20, 2023 - The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) has opened the abridged application period for the 2023 funding cycle of the State Water Implementation Fund for Texas (SWIFT) program.* Abridged applications will be due on Wednesday, February 1, 2023.
November 21, 2022 – The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) is now accepting applications for Fiscal Year 2023 Agricultural Water Conservation Grants. Up to $1,200,000 in grant funding is available to eligible political subdivisions and state agencies for agricultural water conservation projects that improve irrigation efficiency, enhance resilience to weather extremes and climate variability, and promote innovation in agriculture.
August 10, 2021 - Citizens in Groundwater Management Area 11 interested in planning for their groundwater resources are invited to attend a Groundwater Management Area 11 Joint Planning Meeting at 10am on Thursday, August 11, 2021 at 202 East Pilar Street, Room 119, Nacogdoches, Texas 76961. The meeting is held by groundwater conservation districts located in or partly in the management area. Attendance is free and open to the public.
May 17, 2021 – The public comment period for the Draft 2022 State Water Plan is now open. The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) will receive public comments on the Draft 2022 State Water Plan until 5:00pm on May 26, 2021.
December 17, 2020 – The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) today approved financial assistance totaling $1,599,750 in loan and grant funding from the Flood Infrastructure Fund (FIF) for flood early warning system projects.
July 16, 2020 – The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) has extended the deadline to July 17 for nominations of potential members of Texas’ first-ever regional flood planning groups.
The 15 regional planning groups, formed around river basin boundaries, will require 12 representatives of specific interest categories, including agriculture, industries, river authorities, counties, municipalities, water districts, flood districts, electric generating utilities, water utilities, environmental interests, small businesses, and the public.
June 9, 2020 – The state of Texas is beginning its first-ever regional flood planning process, and the Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) is looking for nominees to be considered for membership in the 15 planning groups.