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Meeting Archive

The Region G Regional Water Planning Group (Region G) posts notices of its regularly scheduled meetings 7 days prior to the scheduled meeting date or 3 days prior to any special meeting date. The notices include the meeting date, time, location, and agendas. Meeting materials are posted online 3 days prior to the meeting date. The notices are posted (i.) on the Region G website, (ii.) with the Texas Water Development Board, and (iii.) with the Texas Secretary of State’s office. The planning group posts meeting notices and conducts meetings in accordance with the Texas Open Meetings Act and applicable TWDB rules.





2024 Meeting Materials and Audio Minutes

January 9, 2024

Scope of Work Committee
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    1. Call Meeting to Order - Audio
    2. Invocation - Audio
    3. Notice of Meeting - Audio
    4. Attendance and Announcements - Audio
    5. Public Input - Public questions and comments on agenda items or water planning issues (limited to 5 minutes each) - Audio
    6. Discussion and possible action on a recommended list of identified Infeasible Water Management Strategies from the 2021 Brazos G Plan - Audio
    7. Discussion and possible action on a recommended process for identifying Potentially Feasible Water Management Strategies for use in the 2026 Brazos G Plan - Audio
    8. Discussion and possible action on recommended identified Potentially Feasible Water Management Strategies for use in the 2026 Brazos G Plan - Audio
    9. Discussion and possible action regarding the forthcoming scope of work amendment required to proceed with the Evaluation and Recommendation of Water Management Strategies and Projects (Task 5B) - Audio
    10. Consider Agenda Items and Date for the next Scope of Work Committee Meeting - Audio
    11. Adjourn - Audio

January 17, 2024

Groundwater Committee
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  • Agenda Items:
    1. Call Meeting to Order
    2. Invocation
    3. Notice of Meeting
    4. Attendance and Announcements
    5. Public Input – Public questions and comments on agenda items or water planning issues (limited to 5 minutes each)
    6. Review of Summary Groundwater Availability Information for Technical Memorandum
    7. Discussion and possible action on Changes in MAG Availabilities and Recommendations
    8. Discussion and possible action on Changes to Non-MAG Availabilities and Recommendations
    9. Discussion and possible action on recommendations for allocations of limited groundwater supplies
    10. Discussion and possible action on recommendations for allocations of unallocated groundwater supplies
    11. Discussion and possible action on the review of requests for use of MAG Peak Factor
    12. Adjourn

February 13, 2024

RWPG



2023 Meeting Materials and Audio Minutes

February 8, 2023

Nominating and Bylaws Committee
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    1. CALL MEETING TO ORDER - Audio
    2. INVOCATION - Audio
    3. NOTICE OF MEETING - Audio
    4. ATTENDANCE AND ANNOUNCEMENTS - Audio
    5. PUBLIC INPUT – Public questions and comments on agenda items or water planning issues (limited to 5 minutes each; public must fill out a ‘Request to Speak’ form prior to the discussion of the agenda item) - Audio

    6. PROGRAM - Audio

    6.1. Discussion and possible action on nominees for the Brazos G Regional Water Planning Group Chair, Vice Chair and Two At-Large Executive Committee Members

    7. ADJOURN - Audio

February 22, 2023

Executive Committee
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    1. CALL MEETING TO ORDER - Audio
    2. INVOCATION - Audio
    3. NOTICE OF MEETING - Audio
    4. ATTENDANCE AND ANNOUNCEMENTS - Audio
    5. PUBLIC INPUT – Public questions and comments on agenda items or water planning issues (limited to 5 minutes each; public must fill out a ‘Request to Speak’ form prior to the discussion of the agenda item) - Audio

    6. PROGRAM

    6.1. Question and Answer session for nominees submitting application packets for the voting member vacancy for representing Municipal Interests - Audio

    Executive Session - Audio

    6.2. The committee members will conduct a closed meeting in Executive Session on the following matters:

    a. To deliberate regarding nominations received for the voting member vacancy representing Municipal Interests for recommendation to the Brazos G RWPG, pursuant to the authority granted by Section 551.074 of the Texas Open Meetings Act, codified as Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code.

    6.3. Reconvene in Open Session - Audio

    6.4. Discussion and possible action on items deliberated in Executive Session and recommendations to the Brazos G Regional Water Planning Group - Audio

    7. DISCUSSION AND POSSIBLE ACTION ON NEW BUSINESS TO BE CONSIDERED AT THE NEXT MEETING AND CONFIRMATION OF THE NEXT MEETING DATE - Audio
    8. ADJOURN - Audio

March 8, 2023

RWPG
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    1. Call Meeting to Order - Audio
    2. Invocation - Audio
    3. Notice of Meeting - Audio
    4. Attendance and Announcements - Audio
    5. Public Input - Public questions and comments on agenda items or water planning issues (limited to 5 minutes each) - Audio
    6. Report and possible discussion from Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) staff - Audio

    7. Report, discussion, and possible action on report from the Executive Committee - Audio

    7.1. Recommendation regarding the open voting member position representing the Municipality Interest Category

    8. Report, discussion, and possible action on report from Technical Consultant – Carollo - Audio

    8.1. Summary of Draft Municipal Population and Demand Projections

    8.2. Summary of Proposed Revisions to Draft Non-Municipal Water Demand Projections

    8.3. Regional Water Planning Update

    9. Discuss request from BASF Corporation regarding consistency of proposed project with the Regional Water Plan (RWP) and consider taking action authorizing submittal of a letter to TCEQ from the Brazos G RWPG on consistency status - Audio

    9.1. Presentation from BASF representatives

    9.2. Report from Technical Consultant - Carollo

    10. Report and possible discussion on updates from other regional water planning groups (Regions B, C, F, H, K, L & O) - Audio
    11. Report and possible discussion on Groundwater Management Area (GMA) activities. - Audio
    12. Report and possible discussion on agency communication and information. (TPWD, TDA, TSSWCB, BBASC, & Interregional Planning Council) - Audio

    13. Discussion and possible action on report by Brazos G Administrator - Audio

    13.1. Administrator Report

    13.2. Finance Report – Summary of Administrative Tasks and Expenses

    14. Report and possible action on report from Brazos G Chair - Audio
    15. Consider Agenda Items and Date for the next Brazos G RWPG public meeting - Audio

    16. Report, discussion, and possible action on report from Nominating and Bylaw Committee - Audio

    16.1. Regarding nominees for the Brazos G Regional Water Planning Group Chair,

    16.2. Regarding nominees for the Brazos G Regional Water Planning Group Vice Chair, and

    16.3. Regarding nominees for the Brazos G Regional Water Planning Group two (2) At-Large Executive Committee Positions.

    17. Adjourn - Audio

May 17, 2023

Executive Committee
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  • Meeting Audio by Agenda Item:

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    1. Call Meeting to Order - Audio
    2. Invocation - Audio
    3. Notice of Meeting - Audio
    4. Attendance and Announcements - Audio
    5. Public Input – Public questions and comments on agenda items or water planning issues (limited to 5 minutes each; public must fill out a ‘Request to Speak’ form prior to the discussion of the agenda item) - Audio

    6. Program

    6.1. Question and Answer session for nominees submitting application packets for the voting member vacancy for representing Electric Generating Utilities Interests - Audio

    Executive Session - Audio

    6.2. The committee members will conduct a closed meeting in Executive Session on the following matters:

    a. To deliberate regarding nominations received for the voting member vacancy representing Electric Generating Utilities Interests for recommendation to the Brazos G RWPG, pursuant to the authority granted by Section 551.074 of the Texas Open Meetings Act, codified as Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code.

    6.3. Reconvene in Open Session - Audio

    6.4. Discussion and possible action on items deliberated in Executive Session and recommendations to the Brazos G Regional Water Planning Group - Audio

    7. Discussion and possible action on new business to be considered at the next meeting and confirmation of the next meeting date - Audio
    8. Adjourn - Audio

May 31, 2023

RWPG
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  • Meeting Audio by Agenda Item:

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    1. Call Meeting to Order - Audio
    2. Invocation - Audio
    3. Notice of Meeting - Audio
    4. Attendance and Announcements - Audio
    5. Public Input - Public questions and comments on agenda items or water planning issues (limited to 5 minutes each) - Audio

    6. Report, discussion, and possible action on report from the Executive Committee - Audio

    6.1. Recommendation regarding the open voting member position representing the Electric Generating Utilities Interest Category

    7. Report and possible discussion from Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) staff - Audio

    8. Report, discussion, and possible action on the report from Technical Consultant – Carollo - Audio

    8.1. Infeasible Strategies for Brazos G

    8.2. Regional Water Planning Update

    9. Discussion and possible action for a Consistency Waiver Request for the City of Liberty Hill’s Projects – 1) Direct Potable Reuse and 2) Edwards Aquifer Well Field - Audio

    9.1. Presentation from City of Liberty Hill representatives - Audio

    9.2. Report from Technical Consultant – Carollo - Audio

    9.2.1. Action Item – Letter to TWDB to support or oppose a Consistency Waiver Request for the City of Liberty Hill’s Direct Potable Reuse Project

    9.2.2. Action Item – Letter to TWDB to support or oppose a Consistency Waiver Request for the City of Liberty Hill’s Edwards Aquifer Well Field Project

    10. Report and possible discussion on updates from other regional water planning groups (Regions B, C, F, H, K, L & O) - Audio
    11. Report and possible discussion on Groundwater Management Area (GMA) activities. - Audio
    12. Report and possible discussion on agency communication and information. (TPWD, TDA, TSSWCB, BBASC, & Interregional Planning Council) - Audio

    13. Discussion and possible action on report by Brazos G Administrator - Audio

    13.1. Administrator Report

    13.2. Finance Report – Summary of Administrative Tasks and Expenses

    14. Report and possible action on report from Brazos G Chair - Audio
    15. Consider Agenda Items and Date for the next Brazos G RWPG public meeting - Audio
    16. Adjourn - Audio

July 27, 2023

RWPG
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  • Meeting Audio by Agenda Item:
    Due to audio equipment issues, the meeting audio record is incomplete for this meeting.

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    1. Call Meeting to Order - Audio
    2. Invocation - Audio
    3. Notice of Meeting - Audio
    4. Attendance and Announcements - Audio
    5. Public Input – Public questions and comments on agenda items or water planning issues (limited to 5 minutes each) - Audio
    6. Report and possible discussion from Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) staff - Audio
    7. Presentation from GCWA on Brazos River Alluvium - Audio

    8. Report, discussion, and possible action on report from Technical Consultant – Carollo - Audio (partial)

    8.1. Summary of Request for Revisions to Draft 2026 Municipal Population and Water Demand Projections

    8.2. Regional Water Planning Update

    9. Discussion and possible action to authorize the planning group sponsor, Brazos River Authority, to negotiate and execute an amendment to the TWDB contract to increase the total project cost and committed funds for the 2026 RWP - Audio
    10. Report and possible discussion on updates from other regional water planning groups (Regions B, C, F, H, K, L & O)
    11. Report and possible discussion on Groundwater Management Area (GMA) activities.
    12. Report and possible discussion on agency communication and information. (TPWD, TDA, TSSWCB, BBASC, & Interregional Planning Council)

    13. Discussion and possible action on report by Brazos G Administrator

    13.1. Administrator Report

    13.2. Finance Report – Summary of Administrative Tasks and Expenses

    14. Report and possible action on report from Brazos G Chair
    15. Consider Agenda Items and Date for the next Brazos G RWPG public meeting
    16. Adjourn

September 20, 2023

Groundwater Committee
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  • Meeting Audio by Agenda Item:

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    1. Call Meeting to Order - Audio
    2. Invocation - Audio
    3. Notice of Meeting - Audio
    4. Attendance and Announcements - Audio
    5. Public Input – Public questions and comments on agenda items or water planning issues (limited to 5 minutes each) - Audio
    6. Discussion and possible action on the review of requests for use of MAG Peak Factor - Audio
    7. Discussion and possible action on the review of communications and presentations from Region H - Audio
    8. Consider Agenda Items and Date for the next Groundwater Committee Meeting - Audio
    9. Adjourn - Audio

October 10, 2023

Scope of Work Committee
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  • Meeting Audio by Agenda Item:

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    1. Call Meeting to Order - Audio
    2. Invocation
    3. Notice of Meeting - Audio
    4. Attendance and Announcements - Audio
    5. Public Input - Public questions and comments on agenda items or water planning issues (limited to 5 minutes each) - Audio
    6. Discussion and possible action on the process for identification of Infeasible Water Management Strategies from the 2021 Brazos G Plan - Audio
    7. Discussion and possible action on the process for identifying Potentially Feasible Water Management Strategies - Audio
    8. Consider Agenda Items and Date for the next Scope of Work Committee Meeting - Audio
    9. Adjourn - Audio

October 20, 2023

RWPG
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    1. Call Meeting to Order - Audio
    2. Invocation - Audio
    3. Notice of Meeting - Audio
    4. Attendance and Announcements - Audio
    5. Public Input - Public questions and comments on agenda items or water planning issues (limited to 5 minutes each) - Audio
    6. Report and possible discussion from Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) staff - Audio
    7. Report, discussion, and possible action on the report from the Groundwater Committee - Audio
    8. Report, discussion, and possible action on the report from the Scope of Work Committee - Audio

    9. Report, discussion, and possible action on report from Technical Consultant – Carollo - Audio

    9.1. Summary on source availability, supplies, and elements of Hydrologic Variance Request

    9.2. Action Item: Approval of Submittal of Hydrologic Variance Request

    9.3. Regional Water Planning Update

    10. Report and possible discussion on updates from other regional water planning groups (Regions B, C, F, H, K, L & O) - Audio
    11. Report and possible discussion on Groundwater Management Area (GMA) activities. - Audio
    12. Report and possible discussion on agency communication and information. (TPWD, TDA, TSSWCB, BBASC, & Interregional Planning Council) - Audio

    13. Discussion and possible action on report by Brazos G Administrator - Audio

    13.1. Administrator Report

    13.2. Finance Report – Summary of Administrative Tasks and Expenses

    14. Report and possible action on report from Brazos G Chair - Audio
    15. Consider Agenda Items and Date for the next Brazos G RWPG public meeting - Audio
    16. Adjourn - Audio

November 15, 2023

Scope of Work Committee
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  • Meeting Audio by Agenda Item:

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    1. Call Meeting to Order - Audio
    2. Invocation - Audio
    3. Notice of Meeting - Audio
    4. Attendance and Announcements - Audio
    5. Public Input - Public questions and comments on agenda items or water planning issues (limited to 5 minutes each) - Audio
    6. Discussion and possible action on the process for identification of Infeasible Water Management Strategies from the 2021 Brazos G Plan - Audio
    7. Discussion and possible action on the process for identifying Potentially Feasible Water Management Strategies - Audio
    8. Discussion and possible action to identify Potentially Feasible Water Management Strategies for use in the 2026 Brazos G Plan - Audio
    9. Discussion regarding the forthcoming scope of work amendment required to proceed with the Evaluation and Recommendation of Water Management Strategies and Projects (Task 5B) - Audio
    10. Consider Agenda Items and Date for the next Scope of Work Committee Meeting - Audio
    11. Adjourn - Audio

November 29, 2023

Groundwater Committee
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  • Meeting Audio by Agenda Item:

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    1. Call Meeting to Order - Audio
    2. Invocation - Audio
    3. Notice of Meeting - Audio
    4. Attendance and Announcements - Audio
    5. Public Input - Public questions and comments on agenda items or water planning issues (limited to 5 minutes each) - Audio
    6. Review of Groundwater Availability - Audio
    7. Discussion and possible action on the review of requests for use of MAG Peak Factor - Audio
    8. Adjourn - Audio



2022 Meeting Materials and Audio Minutes

February 9, 2022

Executive Committee
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    1. Call Meeting to Order - Audio
    2. Invocation - Audio
    3. Notice of Meeting - Audio
    4. Attendance and Announcements - Audio
    5. Public Input – Public questions and comments on agenda items or water planning issues (limited to 5 minutes each; public must fill out a ‘Request to Speak’ form prior to the discussion of the agenda item) - Audio

    6. PROGRAM

    6.1 Question and Answer session for nominees submitting application packets for thevoting member vacancy for representing Water District Interests: - Audio

    • Patrick Wagner
    • Joe Yelderman
    • Doug Shaw

    6.2. Executive Session - Audio

    The committee members will conduct a closed meeting in Executive Session on the following matters:

    a. To deliberate regarding nominations received for the voting member vacancyrepresenting Water District Interests for recommendation to the Brazos G RWPG,pursuant to the authority granted by Section 551.074 of the Texas Open MeetingsAct, codified as Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code.

    b. Discussion on change in status for voting member Terrill Tomececk.

    6.3 Reconvene in Open Session - Audio

    6.4 Discussion and possible action on items deliberated in Executive Session and recommendations to the Brazos G Regional Water Planning Group

    6.4.1 Nominations received for the vacancy representing Water Districts - Audio

    6.4.2 Change in status for voting member Terrill Tomececk - Audio

    7. DISCUSSION AND POSSIBLE ACTION ON NEW BUSINESS TO BE CONSIDERED AT NEXTMEETING - Audio
    8.CONFIRMATION OF NEXT MEETING DATE - Audio
    9. ADJOURN - Audio

February 23, 2022 - CANCELLED

RWPG
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  • Agenda Items:
    1. Call Meeting to Order
    2. Invocation
    3. Notice of Meeting
    4. Attendance and Announcements
    5. Public Input - Public questions and comments on agenda items or water planning issues (limited to 5 minutes each)

    6. Report and possible discussion from Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) staff

    6.1. Region-Specific Water Demand Projections

    7. Report, discussion, and possible action on report from the Executive Committee

    7.1. Water Districts representative vacancy

    8. Report, discussion, and possible action on report from Nominating and Bylaw Committee

    8.1. Interregional Council Representative

    8.2. Adoption of Brazos G Bylaw Amendments

    9. Report, discussion, and possible action from on report from Technical Consultant - Carollo

    9.1. Update on livestock, manufacturing, and steam-electric power generation projections released for the RWPG’s review, and timelines for development and review of remaining water use projections and water supply assessments.

    10. Report and possible discussion on updates from other regional water planning groups (Regions B, C, F, H, K, L & O).
    11. Report and possible discussion on Groundwater Management Area (GMA) activities.
    12. Report and possible discussion on agency communication and information. (TPWD, TDA, TSSWCB, BBASC, & Interregional Planning Council)
    13. Discussion and possible action regarding certification of administrative expenses to be submitted to the Texas Water Development Board for reimbursement for the sixth cycle of Regional Water Plan (RWP) development.

    14. Discussion and possible action on report by Brazos G Administrator.

    14.1. Brazos G Website

    15. Report and possible action on report from Brazos G Chair.
    16. Discussion and possible action on new business to be considered at next meeting
    17. Confirmation of next meeting date
    18. Adjourn

March 16, 2022

Nominating and Bylaws Committee
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  • Draft Bylaws - March 7, 2022
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  • Meeting Audio by Agenda Item:

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    1.CALL MEETING TO ORDER - Audio
    2.INVOCATION - Audio
    3. NOTICE OF MEETING - Audio
    4. ATTENDANCE AND ANNOUNCEMENTS - Audio
    5. PUBLIC INPUT - Public questions and comments on agenda items or water planning issues (limited to 5 minutes each) - Audio
    6.DISCUSSION AND POSSIBLE ACTION TO UPDATE BRAZOS G BYLAWS - Audio
    7.DISCUSSION AND POSSIBLE ACTION ON NEW BUSINESS TO BE CONSIDERED AT NEXT MEETING - Audio
    8 CONFIRMATION OF NEXT MEETING DATE - Audio
    9. ADJOURN - Audio

March 23, 2022

RWPG
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  • Final Draft Bylaws - March 17, 2022
  • Final Approved Bylaws - March 23, 2022
  • Meeting Audio by Agenda Item:

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    1. Call Meeting to Order - Audio
    2. Invocation - Audio
    3. Notice of Meeting - Audio
    4. Attendance and Announcements - Audio
    5. Public Input – Public questions and comments on agenda items or water planning issues (limited to 5 minutes each) - Audio

    6. Report and possible discussion from Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) staff - Audio

    6.1. Region-Specific Water Demand Projections

    7. Report, discussion, and possible action on report from the Executive Committee - Audio

    7.1. Water Districts representative vacancy

    8. Report, discussion, and possible action on report from Nominating and Bylaw Committee - Audio

    8.1. Interregional Council Representative

    8.2. Adoption of Brazos G Bylaw Amendments

    9. Report, discussion, and possible action from on report from Technical Consultant - Carollo - Audio

    9.1. Update on livestock, manufacturing, and steam-electric power generation projections released for the RWPG’s review, and timelines for development and review of remaining water use projections and water supply assessments.

    10. Report and possible discussion on updates from other regional water planning groups (Regions B, C, F, H, K, L & O). - Audio
    11. Report and possible discussion on Groundwater Management Area (GMA) activities. - Audio
    12. Report and possible discussion on agency communication and information. (TPWD,TDA, TSSWCB, BBASC, & Interregional Planning Council) - Audio
    13. Discussion and possible action regarding certification of administrative expensesto be submitted to the Texas Water Development Board for reimbursement for thesixth cycle of Regional Water Plan (RWP) development. - Audio

    14. Discussion and possible action on report by Brazos G Administrator. - Audio

    14.1. Brazos G Website

    15.Report and possible action on report from Brazos G Chair. - Audio
    16.Discussion and possible action on new business to be considered at next meeting - Audio
    17. Confirmation of next meeting date - Audio
    18.Adjourn - Audio

June 24, 2022

Executive Committee
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  • Meeting Audio by Agenda Item:

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    1. Call Meeting to Order - Audio
    2. Invocation - Audio
    3. Notice of Meeting - Audio
    4. Attendance and Announcements - Audio
    5. Public Input – Public questions and comments on agenda items or water planning issues (limited to 5 minutes each; public must fill out a ‘Request to Speak’ form prior to the discussion of the agenda item) - Audio

    6. PROGRAM

    6.1 Question and Answer session for nominees submitting application packets for the voting member vacancy for representing Industries Interests: - Audio

    6.1.1. Alan Gardenshire

    6.2. Executive Session - Audio

    The committee members will conduct a closed meeting in Executive Session on the following matters:

    a. To deliberate regarding nominations received for the voting member vacancyrepresenting Industries Interests for recommendation to the Brazos G RWPG, pursuant to the authority granted by Section 551.074 of the Texas Open Meetings Act, codified as Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code.

    6.3 Reconvene in Open Session - Audio

    6.4 Discussion and possible action on items deliberated in Executive Session and recommendations to the Brazos G Regional Water Planning Group - Audio

    7. Discussion and possible action on new business to be considered at next meeting - Audio
    8. Confirmation of next meeting date - Audio
    9. Adjourn - Audio

July 13, 2022

RWPG
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  • Click here to view Brazos G Expenditures through May 31, 2022.
  • Meeting Audio by Agenda Item:

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    1. Call Meeting to Order - Audio
    2. Invocation - Audio
    3. Notice of Meeting - Audio
    4. Attendance and Announcements - Audio
    5. Public Input - Public questions and comments on agenda items or water planning issues (limited to 5 minutes each) - Audio
    6. Report and possible discussion from Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) staff - Audio

    7. Report, discussion, and possible action on report from the Executive Committee - Audio

    7.1. Industries representative vacancy

    8. Consider and take potential action to authorize the BRA as the Administrative Agent to amend the contract with the TWDB and the technical consultant (Carollo) on behalf of the Brazos G Regional Water Planning Group for additional scope of work tasks and funding for the 6th cycle of Regional Water Planning and act as necessary. - Audio

    9. Report, discussion, and possible action on report from Technical Consultant - Carollo

    9.1. Preliminary summary of draft municipal historical use and gpcd amounts. - Audio

    9.2. Submittal of comments and revisions to the Texas Water Development Board on the Draft Water User Group (WUG) List for the purposes of the 2026 Brazos G Regional Water Plan. - Audio

    10. Report and possible discussion on updates from other regional water planning groups (Regions B, C, F, H, K, L & O). - Audio
    11. Report and possible discussion on Groundwater Management Area (GMA) activities. - Audio
    12. Report and possible discussion on agency communication and information. (TPWD, TDA, TSSWCB, BBASC, & Interregional Planning Council) - Audio

    13. Discussion and possible action on report by Brazos G Administrator. - Audio

    13.1. Brazos G Website updates timeline

    13.2. Finance Report – Summary of Administrative Tasks and Expenses

    14. Report and possible action on report from Brazos G Chair. - Audio
    15. Discussion and possible action on new business to be considered at next meeting - Audio
    16. Confirmation of next meeting date - Audio
    17. Adjourn - Audio

October 12, 2022

McLennan County – Sub-Regional Water Demands Planning Meeting
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    1. Tony Smith with Carollo Engineering will present historical water uses, projected water demands, and identified water needs for McLennan County as reported in the 2021 Brazos G Regional Water Plan.

    2. Tom Ray will lead the discussion on the need for more water supply and treatment capacity to meet McLennan County future needs:

    a. Source of future supply (Lake Waco vs Brazos River [System])

    b. Optimization of supply and delivery

    3. Tom Ray will lead the discussion on recognition and support for the McLennan County Conjunctive Use Plan

October 18, 2022

Williamson County – Sub-Regional Water Demands Planning Meeting
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    1. Tony Smith with Carollo Engineering will present historical water uses, projected water demands, and identified water needs for Williamson County as reported in the 2021 Brazos G Regional Water Plan

October 21, 2022

Bell County – Sub-Regional Water Demands Planning Meeting
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    1. Tony Smith with Carollo Engineering will present historical water uses, projected water demands, and identified water needs for Bell County as reported in the 2021 Brazos G Regional Water Plan.

November 2, 2022

RWPG
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  • TWDB Update
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    1. Call Meeting to Order - Audio
    2. Invocation - Audio
    3. Notice of Meeting - Audio
    4. Attendance and Announcements - Audio
    5. Public Input - Public questions and comments on agenda items or water planning issues (limited to 5 minutes each) - Audio
    6. Report and possible discussion from Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) staff - Audio

    7. Report, discussion, and possible action on report from Technical Consultant – Carollo - Audio

    7.1. Preliminary summary of methodologies and draft projections of non-municipal irrigation and mining water use categories

    7.2. Regional Water Planning Update

    8. Discussion and possible action to support a Waiver of Consistency for the Files Valley WSC Groundwater Project - Audio
    9. Report and discussion on the McLennan, Bell, and Williamson County Sub-regional Water Demand Meetings - Audio
    10. Report and possible discussion on updates from other regional water planning groups (Regions B, C, F, H, K, L & O) - Audio
    11. Report and possible discussion on Groundwater Management Area (GMA) activities. - Audio
    12. Report and possible discussion on agency communication and information. (TPWD, TDA, TSSWCB, BBASC, & Interregional Planning Council) - Audio

    13. Discussion and possible action on report by Brazos G Administrator - Audio

    13.1. Administrator Report

    13.2. Finance Report – Summary of Administrative Tasks and Expenses

    14. Report and possible action on report from Brazos G Chair - Audio
    15. Discussion and possible action on new business to be considered at next meeting - Audio
    16. Confirmation of next meeting date - Audio
    17. Adjourn - Audio



2021 Meeting Materials and Audio Minutes

February 24, 2021

Executive Committee
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  • Agenda Items:
    1. Call Meeting to Order
    2. Invocation
    3. Notice of Meeting
    4. Attendance and Announcements
    5. Public Input – Public questions and comments on agenda items or water planning issues (limited to 5 minutes each; public must fill out a ‘Request to Speak’ form prior to the discussion of the agenda item)

    6. Program

    6.1 Question and Answer session for nominees submitting application packets for the two voting member vacancies representing (1) Municipal Interest and (1) Water Districts Interest category:

    6.2 Executive Session

    The committee members will conduct a closed meeting in Executive Session on the following matters:

    a. To deliberate regarding nominations received for the two voting member vacancies representing (1) Municipal Interest and (1) Water Districts Interest category for recommendation to the Brazos G RWPG, pursuant to the authority granted by Section 551.074 of the Texas Open Meetings Act, codified as Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code

    b. Discussion on review of members attendance and recommendation to the Brazos G Regional Water Planning Group.

    6.3 Reconvene in Open Session

    6.4 Discussion and possible action on items deliberated in Executive Session and recommendation to the Brazos G Regional Water Planning Group

    6.5 Discussion and possible action on review of members attendance and recommendation to the Brazos G Regional Water Planning Group.

    6.6 Discussion and possible action on selection of the Political Subdivision to serve as the Administrative Agent for the 6th cycle of regional water planning for recommendation to the Brazos G Regional Water Planning Group.

    6.7 Discussion and possible action on selection of the Technical Consultant for the 6th cycle of regional water planning for recommendation to the Brazos G Regional Water Planning Group.

    7. Discussion and possible action on new business to be considered at next meeting
    8. Confirmation of next meeting date
    9. Adjourn

March 3, 2021

RWPG
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  • Agenda Items:
    1. Call Meeting to Order
    2. Invocation
    3. Notice of Meeting
    4. Attendance and Announcements
    5. Public Input – Public questions and comments on agenda items or water planning issues (limited to 5 minutes each; public must fill out a ‘Request to Speak’ form prior to the discussion of the agenda item)
    6. Program

    6.1. Report and possible discussion on report from Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) staff.

    6.2. Report and possible action on recommendations from the Executive Committee

    6.2.1. Recommendation regarding the two (2) open voting member positions, one (1) Municipality Interest and one (1) Water District Interest.

    6.2.2. Recommendation on the selection of the Political Subdivision

    6.2.3. Recommendation on the selection of the Technical Consultant

    6.2.4. Recommendation and review of the member attendance requirements for the 6th planning cycle (2026 Brazos G RWP)

    6.3. Consider and take potential action to authorize the Political Subdivision to provide notice, submit a grant application to the TWDB, and execute a contract with the TWDB on behalf of the Brazos G Regional Water Planning Group for initial funding for the 6th cycle of Regional Water Planning and act as necessary

    6.4. Report from HDR and possible discussion of feedback received regarding the 2021 Plan and priorities for the 2026 planning cycle.

    6.5. Report on the 5th Cycle planning Budget Summary from the Finance Committee.

    6.6. Report and possible discussion on updates from other regional water planning groups (Regions B, C, F, H, K, L & O).

    6.7. Report and possible discussion on Groundwater Management Area (GMA) activities.

    6.8. Report and possible discussion on agency communication and information. (TDA, TSSWCB, BBASC, Interregional Planning Council)

    6.9. Discussion and possible action on report by Brazos G Administrator.

    6.10. Report and possible action on report from Brazos G Chair.

    6.11. Discussion and possible action on Nominating Committee report regarding nominees for the Brazos G Regional Water Planning Group Chair, Vice Chair and Two At-Large Executive Committee Positions.

    7. Discussion and possible action on new business to be considered at next meeting
    8. Confirmation of next meeting date
    9. Adjourn
Nominating Committee
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  • Agenda Items:
    1. Call Meeting to Order
    2. Invocation
    3. Notice of Meeting
    4. Attendance and Announcements
    5. Public Input – Public questions and comments on agenda items or water planning issues (limited to 5 minutes each)

    6. Program

    6.1. Discussion and possible action on nominees for the Brazos G Regional Water Planning Group Chair, Vice Chair and Two At-Large Executive Committee Positions.

    7. Adjourn

June 2, 2021

Executive Committee
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    1. Call Meeting to Order
    2. Invocation
    3. Notice of Meeting
    4. Attendance and Announcements
    5. Public Input – Public questions and comments on agenda items or water planning issues (limited to 5 minutes each; public must fill out a ‘Request to Speak’ form prior to the discussion of the agenda item) - Audio

    6. Program

    6.1. Presentation by and possible discussion with representative(s) from Carollo. - Audio

    6.2. Presentation by and possible discussion with representative(s) from HDR. - Audio

    6.3. Presentation by and possible discussion with representative(s) from LRE. - Audio

    6.4. Discussion and possible action on the recommendation for the sixth regional planning cycle technical consultant for Brazos G. - Audio

    7. Discussion and update on Brazos G Voting and Non-Voting membership. - Audio
    8. Discussion and possible recommendation to the Brazos G Group on forum and format of of future Brazos G meetings. - Audio
    9. Discussion and possible recommendation on updating the posting of notices of Brazos G meetings. - Audio
    10. Discussion and possible action on new business to be considered at next meeting - Audio
    11. Confirmation of next meeting date - Audio
    12. Adjourn - Audio

June 23, 2021

RWPG
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    1. Call Meeting to Order - Audio
    2. Invocation - Audio
    3. Notice of Meeting - Audio
    4. Attendance and Announcements - Audio
    5. Public Input – Public questions and comments on agenda items or water planning issues (limited to 5 minutes each) - Audio

    6. Program

    6.1. Report and possible discussion on report from Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) staff. - Audio

    6.2. Presentation by TWDB Staff on the Statewide Suitability Survey for ASR-AR. - Audio

    6.3. Report and possible action on recommendation from the Executive Committee regarding the selection of the Technical Consultant for the 6th cycle of regional planning. - Audio

    6.4. Consider and take potential action to authorize the Administrative Agent, Brazos River Authority, to provide public notice of a pre-planning public meeting. - Audio

    6.5. Report and possible discussion on updates from other regional water planning groups (Regions B, C, F, H, K, L & O). - Audio

    6.6. Report and possible discussion on Groundwater Management Area (GMA) activities. - Audio

    6.7. Report and possible discussion on agency communication and information. (TDA, TSSWCB, BBASC, Interregional Planning Council & Reservoir Firm Yield Study) - Audio

    6.8. Discussion and possible action on report by Brazos G Administrator. - Audio

    6.9. Report and possible action on report from Brazos G Chair. - Audio

    7. Discussion and possible action on new business to be considered at next meeting - Audio
    8. Confirmation of next meeting date - Audio
    9. Adjourn - Audio

September 29, 2021

RWPG
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    1. Call Meeting to Order - Audio
    2. Invocation - Audio
    3. Notice of Meeting - Audio
    4. Attendance and Announcements - Audio
    5. Public Input – Public questions and comments on agenda items or water planning issues (limited to 5 minutes each) - Audio

    6. Program

    6.1. Report and possible discussion on report from Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) staff. - Audio

    6.2. Report, Discussion, and possible Action on report from Nominating and Bylaw Committee - Audio

    6.3. Regional Water Planning Refresher Course

    6.3.1. TWDB - Audio

    6.3.2. OMA and Open Records - Audio

    6.3.3. Administrative Duties of BRA - Audio

    6.3.4. Chairman - Meetings - Audio

    6.3.5. Carollo- Technical Consultant - Audio

    6.4. Report and possible discussion from Technical Consultant - Carollo - Audio

    6.5. Report and possible discussion on updates from other regional water planning groups (Regions B, C, F, H, K, L & O). - Audio

    6.6. Report and possible discussion on Groundwater Management Area (GMA) activities. - Audio

    6.7. Report and possible discussion on agency communication and information. (TDA, TSSWCB, BBASC, Interregional Planning Council & Reservoir Firm Yield Study) - Audio

    6.8. Discussion and possible action on report by Brazos G Administrator. - Audio

    6.9. Report and possible action on report from Brazos G Chair. - Audio

    7. Discussion and possible action on new business to be considered at next meeting - Audio
    8. Confirmation of next meeting date - Audio
    9. Adjourn - Audio
Pre-Planning
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    1. Welcome - Audio
    2. Introduction - Audio
    3. Attendance and Announcements - Audio

    4. Public Hearing - Audio

    4.1. Pre-Planning Public Input Meeting for the Sixth Cycle of Regional Water Planning. (limited to 5 minutes each; public must fill out a ‘Request to Speak’ form prior to comment. The Brazos G Regional Water Planning Group will not deliberate or discuss comments during public input.)

    4.1.1. Overview of the Regional Water Planning process presented by the Technical Consultant Team - Audio

    4.1.2. Receive public input and comments on issues that should be addressed or provisions that should be included in the 2026 Brazos G Region Water Plan and the 2027 State Water Plan - Audio

    4.1.3. Discuss the potential process for conducting interregional coordination regarding water management strategies during development of the 2026 Regional Water Plans - Audio

    4.1.4. Consider the identification of water management strategies during development of the 2026 Regional Water Plans - Audio

    5. Adjourn - Audio

December 1, 2021

Nominating and Bylaws Committee
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    1. Call Meeting to Order - Audio
    2. Invocation - Audio
    3. Notice of Meeting - Audio
    4. Attendance and Announcements - Audio
    5. Public Input – Public questions and comments on agenda items or water planning issues (limited to 5 minutes each) - Audio

    6. Program

    6.1. Discussion and possible action on nominees for the Interregional Planning Council - Audio

    6.2. Discussion and possible action to update Brazos G Bylaws - Audio

    7. Discussion and possible action on new business to be considered at next meeting
    8. Confirmation of next meeting date
    9. Adjourn



2020 Meeting Materials and Audio Minutes

January 21, 2020

LOWER BRAZOS G RWPG SUB-REGIONAL MEETING
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January 22, 2020

CENTRAL BRAZOS G RWPG SUB-REGIONAL MEETING
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January 23, 2020

UPPER BRAZOS G RWPG SUB-REGIONAL MEETING
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February 12, 2020

RWPG
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February 26, 2020

RWPG
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August 12, 2020

RWPG
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Water Policy Committee Meeting
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September 9, 2020

RWPG
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October 28, 2020

RWPG
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2019 Meeting Materials and Audio Minutes

February 27, 2019

Executive Committee
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March 20, 2019

RWPG
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Nominating Committee
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April 24, 2019

Scope of Work
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May 1, 2019

Water Policy Committee
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May 22, 2019

RWPG
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June 27, 2019

Water Policy Committee
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July 10, 2019

RWPG
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August 16, 2019

Scope of Work
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August 29, 2019

Water Policy Committee
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September 25, 2019

RWPG
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Nominating Committee
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November 20, 2019

RWPG
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December 18, 2019

RWPG
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2018 Meeting Materials and Audio Minutes

January 23, 2018

Ground Water Committee
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February 7, 2018

Ground Water Committee
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RWPG
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Brazos G New Member Orientation
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March 27, 2018

Ground Water Committee
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May 9, 2018

RWPG
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Bylaws Committee
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July 17, 2018

Scope of Work (SOW)
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August 17, 2018

Scope of Work (SOW)
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August 22, 2018

RWPG
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2017 Meeting Materials and Audio Minutes

April 5, 2017

Nominating Committee
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RWPG
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August 16, 2017

RWPG
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October 10, 2017

Executive Committee
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November 1, 2017

RWPG
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2016 Meeting Materials and Audio Minutes

April 6, 2016

RWPG
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April 27, 2016

RWPG
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September 9, 2016

Executive Committee
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September 14, 2016

RWPG
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2015 Meeting Materials and Audio Minutes

January 7, 2015

Water Policy Committee
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RWPG
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February 4, 2015

Scope of Work Committee
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RWPG
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March 4, 2015

RWPG
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March 24, 2015

Upper Sub-Regional Meeting
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March 25, 2015

Central Sub-Regional Meeting
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March 26, 2015

Lower Sub-Regional Meeting
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April 1, 2015

Executive Committee
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RWPG
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June 23, 2015

Public Hearing on Initially Prepared 2016 Brazos G Regional Water Plan
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August 5, 2015

RWPG
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September 16, 2015

Executive Committee
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RWPG
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October 7, 2015

RWPG
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November 4, 2015

RWPG
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