Stage 1 Drought Contingency Plan in Effect
The City’s Drought Contingency Plan provides for initiation of Stage 1 when two of the three conditions are met: (1) the static water level in the FORU observation well averages less than or equal to 1045 feet above mean sea level for fifteen
consecutive days, (2) the water system’s average daily production of
Trinity Aquifer groundwater for the same fifteen consecutive days exceeds 1.2
million gallons per day, or (3) Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority implements
Stage 1 water reduction requirements from their drought contingency plan.
Surcharges will go into effect for consumption beginning July 1, 2018. For detailed Drought Surcharge information please go to the Initiation and Responses of Drought Stages.