The Upper Trinity Groundwater Conservation District continues a series of public hearings on proposed changes to the district’s permanent rules which are sent to be approved in December.
The first two meetings will be at 9 a.m. on Nov. 9 at Hood County Annex I, 1410 W. Pearl Street, Granbury and also on the same day at 2 p.m. in the Parker County Agricultural Service Center, 604 N. Main, Weatherford.
The Montague County public meeting will be at 2 p.m. on Nov. 15 in the Bowie Community Center, 413 Pelham. Also on the same day at 9 a.m. there will be a meeting at Weatherford College in Bridgeport, 502 Big Sandy Court.
Some of the permanent rules proposed for changes will include an expanded minimum for a well moving up to five acres, and the commercial users and public water systems will go from a registration to a permit system.
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