Texas Water Development Board approves $2.3 million to the Greater Texoma Utility Authority on behalf of the City of Gunter (Grayson County) for wastewater system improvements
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AUSTIN – (December 7, 2017) – The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) today approved by resolution financial assistance in the amount of $2.3 million from the Clean Water State Revolving Fund to the Greater Texoma Utility Authority on behalf of the City of Gunter (Grayson County). The City will use the assistance to finance the planning, design, and construction costs associated with wastewater system improvements.
The City could save approximately $359,000 over the life of the loan by using the Clean Water State Revolving Fund.
With the assistance approved today, the City will construct a new wastewater treatment plant. The City will also perform an inflow and infiltration study of its wastewater system and develop an asset management plan.
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.