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TOPICS FOR 2019 MILAM & BURLESON COUNTIES GROUNDWATER SUMMIT: STUDYING THE PREDICTED AFFECT OF PRODUCTION OF THE VISTA RIDGE PROJECT ON THE AQUIFERS OF OUR DISTRICT, AND LEGISLATIVE UPDATE FROM SENATOR KOLKHORST

The Milam and Burleson Counties Groundwater Summit is quickly approaching.  This event has been set for Wednesday, August 14, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. All are welcome to attend.   The Summit is free and open to the public with lunch provided. It will be held at the Caldwell Civic Center at 103

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Local Water Utilities Receive Grants from Post Oak Savannah Groundwater Conservation District

Today the Post Oak Savannah Groundwater Conservation District (POSGCD) announced grants awarded to local Water Utilities in Burleson and Milam Counties. The District awarded five grants totaling approximately $1,000,000 for programs to conserve groundwater, and has awarded approximately $13.55 million since 2006. This year grants included the Deanville WSC was awarded $100,213 to replace obsolete

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Mrs. Baxter’s 4th Grade Classes Study Groundwater

Doug Box, Education Coordinator at Post Oak Savannah Groundwater Conservation District shared information about Groundwater for Mrs. Baxter’s 4th Grade Science Classes at Caldwell Intermediate School. The students enjoyed interactive demonstrations and a hands-on experience using models to learn more about the water cycle, aquifers, water conservation, and point source pollution. “The students were engaged

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POSGCD Welcomes New Board Member – Ed Savage

On January 8, 2019, Post Oak Savannah GCD welcomed Mr. Ed Savage as the new Board Member representing Rural Water interests from Burleson County. Mr. Savage is a resident of Burleson County and attended Texas A&M where in December 1989 he received his Bachelor of Science in Animal Science. Currently Ed is the Waste Water

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State Audit – POSGCD Receives Perfect Score For Groundwater District’s Management Practices

Every year, the State of Texas, State Auditor chooses five Groundwater Conservation Districts and preforms a complete audit including their (1) achievement of selected groundwater management plan goals and (2) compliance with selected statutory requirements for each district’s fiscal year 2017.  Post Oak Savannah Groundwater Conservation District—fully achieved the majority or all, respectively, of their management plan

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POSGCD Continues Sponsorship of Firefighting Equipment to Save

This past week the Post Oak Savannah GCD Board of Directors continued its support of local Fire Departments and efforts in water conservation in the District by providing a check for $6,975 to the Milam County Fire Chiefs Association for the purchase of nine new PRO/paks that use foam to suppress fires instead of water.

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New Legacy Conservancy Program

New Legacy Conservancy Program to Protect the Aquifers in Burleson and Milam Counties The Post Oak Savannah Groundwater Conservation District (POSGCD) announced today it is forming the Post Oak Savannah Aquifer Conservancy Program (PACP) to create a legacy of stewardship for landowners. This will enable landowners in the District to commit their groundwater resources into

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State Validates Groundwater District’s Management Practices

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) today rejected a petition filed against the Post Oak Savannah Groundwater Conservation District (POSGCD) by a local resident who believed the District was not doing enough to protect the groundwater in Milam and Burleson counties. After consideration of all information, the TCEQ Commissioners voted unanimously to dismiss the

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Gentry new Administrative Assistant

On November 15, 2021, Post Oak Savannah Groundwater Conservation District welcomed Courtney Gentry as our Administrative Assistant. Mrs. Gentry is a Rockdale native and resides

POSGCD Welcomes New Field Technician

On November 1, 2021, Post Oak Savannah Groundwater Conservation District welcomed Jeff Fisher as a Field Technician Contractor. Mr. Fisher is a Rockdale native who

Job Opening – Permitting and Compliance Officer

Post Oak Savannah Groundwater Conservation District Position Description   POSITION: Permitting and Compliance Officer             COMPENSATION: Salary Range $50,000-55,000, Commensurate with Experience BENEFITS: Insurance and retirement

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