Texas Water Development Board approves $427,613 in financial assistance to the Town of Woodloch (Montgomery County) to finance wastewater system improvements

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AUSTIN - (August 15, 2013) - The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) today approved by resolution financial assistance in the amount of $427,613 to the Town of Woodloch (Montgomery County) consisting of a $130,000 loan and $297,613 in loan forgiveness from the Clean Water State Revolving Fund to finance wastewater system improvements.

The Town of Woodloch intends to use the funds to construct a new wastewater treatment plant designed to treat an average daily flow of 0.15 MGD and a two-hour peak flow of 0.60 MGD.

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