Announcements and Public Notices
CTGCD Regular Board meeting will be held Tuesday, August 10, 2021at 6:00 p.m. Agenda and location to be published early August.
PUBLIC HEARING of Groundwater Management Area 9 Proposed Desired Future Conditions and Proposed Non-Relevant Aquifer Classifications will be held Monday, May 17, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. online. Click here for Public Notice, including how to comment or participate in the Hearing.
Groundwater Management Area 9 Proposed Desired Future Conditions and Non-relevant Aquifers public comment period opened April 1, 2021 and will run through June 30, 2021. Information and Public Comment Form are found under District tab, Public Notices, GMA-9 Joint Planning Group.
PUBLIC HEARING of Groundwater Management Area 10 Proposed Desired Future Conditions and Proposed Non-Relevant Aquifer Classifications will be held Monday, May 17, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. online immediately following the GMA-9 Public Hearing. Click here for Public Notice, including how to comment or participate in the Hearing.
Groundwater Management Area 10 public comment period runs April 23, 2021 and will run through July 22, 2021. Information and Public Comment Form are found under District tab, Public Notices, GMA-10 Joint Planning Group.
The Comal Trinity Groundwater Conservation District (CTGCD) was created to help Comal County residents conserve, preserve, recharge, protect, and prevent waste of groundwater from the Trinity Aquifer which underlies all of Comal County.
The Comal Trinity GCD was created during the 2015 84th Texas Legislature with the enrollment of House Bill 2407 and became effective 17 June 2015. The bill provides the GCD the authority to issue bonds; and impose assessments, fees, or surcharges.
What rules are now in place regarding my current well or a well I am planning to drill?
The Comal Trinity GCD rules became effective January 1, 2019. All BORINGS into the Trinity group of aquifers in Comal county must be done in accordance with Rules discussed in public hearings and adopted by the Board. These regulations along with adoption dates, may be found by clicking on RULES in the horizontal menu above, between District and District Forms.
What fees are imposed by Comal Trinity GCD?
Fees for non-exempt well users were established as of December 21, 2015 and became effective January 1, 2016. Please visit Chapter 11. Fees for additional information.
Will you require a well meter?
Non-exempt wells are required to have wells metered no later than August 17, 2018. Domestic and livestock wells are not required to have meters installed.
Planning for Texas’ groundwater resources
(Texas Water Development Board May 28, 2020)