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The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) is developing a State Flood Assessment and is soliciting feedback from communities on flood mitigation to compile this first-ever comprehensive report on flooding in Texas.

The goals of the ...

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Gov. Greg Abbott has named Peter Lake chairman of the Texas Water Development Board and appointed Brooke Paup to the board. 

Peter, who has served on the board since 2015, is the former head of business development at Lake Ronel Oil Company, was director of special projects for VantageCap...

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Gov. Greg Abbott has named Peter Lake chairman of the Texas Water Development Board and appointed Brooke Paup to the board. 

Peter, who has served on the board since 2015, is the former head of business development at Lake Ronel Oil Company, was director of special projects for VantageCap...

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The Texas Water Development Board is amending its original solicitation for Fiscal Year 2018 and 2019 Flood Protection grants.

The original deadline for applications was March 2; however, the application period will be extended with the updated announcement. The exact timeframe for the update has not been established, but once the information is...

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The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) announced that it will accept the abridged applications for the 2018 funding cycle of the State Water Implementation Fund for Texas (SWIFT) program through Feb. 2, 2018.

Entities may submit applications using TWDB’s abridged online application or by paper-copy. Please note that the abridged...

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Entities have until March 2 to submit project information to the Texas Water Development Board to be included in the upcoming fiscal year’s State Revolving Fund programs’ Intended Use Plans.

This is the first step to receive any SRF funding for wastewater or drinking water projects for the 2019 calendar year. 

Those interested can submit completed Project

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In an effort to engage people in their own backyards, Freese and Nichols is holding workshops about funding  projects with a focus on stormwater and flood mitigation.

Collaborating with the Texas Colorado River Floodplain Coalition and Texas Water Development Board, Freese and Nichols is sponsoring and presenting TWDB funding workshops titled “Digging Deeper into the...

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The H2O4Texas coalition has produced a video highlighting the history of water planning in Texas, from the 1950s drought to the passage of Proposition 6 in 2013, and its impact on future planning efforts. The six-minute video, titled Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow, credits Freese and Nichols, Chairman Emeritus Jim Nichols and President Emeritus Bob Nichols for their support and cooperation.

The video opens with Jim Nichols speaking about his father, Marvin Nichols, who was appointed as the first Chairman of the Texas...

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