The outcome of the water struggles in the 1990s was a system of regulations meant to preserve and protect the Edwards Aquifer.
Environmental attorney Enrique Valdivia and retired geologist and realtor Ron Walton were reelected to District 7 and District 9, respectively.
Out of 10 positions up for election on the Edwards Aquifer Authority’s board of directors, only two will be on the ballot because of a lack of candidates.
Clear, cold water now bubbles up from depths, contained by a stone well at the Headwaters at Incarnate Word sanctuary next to the University of the Incarnate Word campus.
Only a month ago, San Antonio was a hot, dry semi-desert. Now, we’re out of drought and the rivers are flooding. What kind of crazy weather is this, anyway?
The storm could cause flash flooding in San Antonio as storms drop 2 to 4 inches of rain from Friday through Sunday, with up to 8 inches possible in some areas.
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Bexar County is considering joining Medina County to give more firepower to the Edwards Aquifer Authority in its legal battle with Uvalde County interests.
The EAA manages groundwater pumping permits and other duties related to the Edwards Aquifer, the largest source of drinking water in San Antonio.
San Antonio got half its average amount of rain so far this year. That means dry springs and continued watering restrictions.