Region D Planning Group | Texas Water Development Board

Region D Planning Group

Region DThe North East Texas Regional Water Planning Area encompasses all or parts of 19 counties. Largely rural and characterized by numerous,small communities and some medium-sized municipalities, the region includes the cities of Longview, Texarkana, and Greenville. The planning area overlaps large portions of the Red, Sulphur, Cypress, and Sabine river basins and smaller parts of the Trinity and Neches river basins. The North East Texas Region's main economic base is agribusiness, including a variety of crops, as well as cattle and poultry production. Timber, oil and gas, and mining are significant industries in the eastern portion of the region. In the western portion of the region, many residents are employed in the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area.

Region D Counties

Meeting Minutes & Updates

Upcoming Planning Group Meeting Schedule

Last Meeting: The most recent North East Texas (Region D) Regional Water Planning Group (RWPG) regular meeting was held on Thursday, February 26, 2020 in Pittsburgh.

Meeting Minutes: Please contact Region D's Political Subdivision for official planning group meeting minutes.

Next Meeting: The next North East Texas (Region D) RWPG regular meeting is TBD at the Region 8 Education Service Center, 4845 US Hwy. 271 N., Pittsburg, TX 75686.

TWDB Contacts for Region D

For regional water planning assistance, please contact Ron Ellis, Region D Project Manager.

For regional water project development assistance, please contact Joe Koen, Team 3 Manager.