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Texas Water Development Board approves $300,000 to the Tom Green County Fresh Water Supply District No. 2 (Tom Green County) for water system improvements

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AUSTIN – (April 11, 2022) – The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) today approved by resolution financial assistance in the amount of $300,000 in loan forgiveness from the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund to the Tom Green County Fresh Water Supply District No. 2 (Tom Green County). The District will use the assistance to finance the planning, design, and construction of water system improvements.

With the financial assistance approved today, the District will make repairs and electrical system upgrades to its three water wells; purchase and install an emergency backup generator at its water treatment plant; and make other electrical improvements.

The TWDB is the state agency charged with collecting and disseminating water-related data, assisting with regional water and flood planning, and preparing the state water and flood plans. The TWDB administers cost-effective financial assistance programs for the construction of water supply, wastewater treatment, flood control, and agricultural water conservation projects.