Questions all Council Members should ask of SAWS related to proposed 2018-2019 rate hikes and Vista Ridge

Nov. 30, 2017– SAWS has not been clear about the true cost of Vista Ridge,nor have they explained what percentage of the proposed rate increase would be for Vista Ridge. Neither has SAWS provided clear answers to lingering questions over the Vista Ridge contract. Before approving any rate increase, all council members should demand answers and understand the implications of the missing information. Read our questions.

Copy of GAM Predictions of the Effects of Baseline Pumping Plus Proposed Pumping by Vista Ridge, End OP, Forestar, and LCRA

Mar. 22, 2016 — Effects of pumping on groundwater and surface water in the Lost Pines Groundwater Conservation District (LPGCD), the Post Oak Savannah Groundwater Conservation District (POSGCD), and surrounding counties. Read the report.

Effects of Additional Simsboro Pumping - a Supplement by George Rice

Jan. 26, 2016 — Effects of Vista Ridge pumping and additional pumping by End Op, Forestar, and LCRA on groundwater and surface water in the Lost Pines and Post Oak Savannah Groundwater Conservation Districts. Read the supplement.

Vista Ridge Project Position Paper

Nov. 18, 2015 — The Vista Ridge Project: Vista Buena or Vista Mala? A position paper on San Antonio’s proposed Vista Ridge water project. Read our position paper.

Effects of Vista Ridge Pumping - a Report by George Rice

Sept. 22, 2015 — Effects of Vista Ridge pumping on groundwater and surface water in the Lost Pines and Post Oak Savannah Groundwater Conservation Districts. Read the report.