Region I Planning Group | Texas Water Development Board

Region I Planning Group

Region IThe East Texas Regional Water Planning Area is composed of all or parts of 20 counties, stretching from the Golden Triangle of Beaumont, Port Arthur, and Orange in the south to Tyler in the north and from the Texas-Louisiana border in the east to the Trinity River Basin boundary in the west. The largest cities include Beaumont, Tyler, Lufkin, and Nacogdoches. The major economic sectors are petrochemical, timber, and agriculture. The principal surface water sources are the Sabine and Neches rivers and their tributaries.

Region I Counties

Meeting Minutes & Updates

Upcoming Planning Group Meeting Schedule

Last Meeting: The most recent East Texas (Region I) Regional Water Planning Group (RWPG) regular meeting was held on July 17, 2019, in Nacogdoches, Texas.

Meeting Minutes: Visit the "Meeting Minutes" link on Region I's External Website for official planning group meeting minutes.

Next Meeting: The East Texas (Region I) RWPG regular meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at 10:00 am at the Nacogdoches Recreational Center, 1112 North Street, Nacogdoches, Texas.

TWDB Contacts for Region I

For regional water planning assistance, please contact Lann Bookout, Region I Project Manager.

For regional water project development assistance, please contact Nancy Richards, Team 4 Manager.