With a crude oil pipeline over San Antonio’s main water supply averted – for now – City officials are weighing whether to oppose such projects in the future.
Enterprise Product Partners announced Friday that it would build a crude oil pipeline that avoids crossing the Edwards Aquifer recharge zone.
A proposed route for a crude oil pipeline that put it over the Edwards Aquifer recharge zone will no longer cross the environmentally sensitive area.
A planned crude oil and condensate pipeline across the Texas Hill Country would cross over the Edwards Aquifer Recharge Zone, according to a map obtained by the Rivard Report.
Enterprise Products Partners is planning to build a new transmission line across the Hill Country that would almost certainly pass over the recharge zone of the Edwards Aquifer, the main drinking water supply for the San Antonio region.