Region K Planning Group
The Lower Colorado Regional Water Planning Area is composed of all or parts of 14 counties, stretching from Mills County in the Hill Country southeast to Matagorda County on the Gulf Coast. Most of the region lies in the Colorado River Basin. Major cities in the region include Austin, Bay City, Pflugerville, and Fredericksburg. The largest economic sectors in the region include agriculture, government, service, manufacturing, and retail trade. The manufacturing sector is primarily concentrated in the technology and semiconductor industry in the Austin area. Oil, gas, as well as petrochemical processing, and mineral production, are found primarily in Wharton and Matagorda counties near the coast.
Region K Counties
Meeting Minutes & Updates
Last Meeting: The most recent Lower Colorado (Region K) Regional Water Planning Group (RWPG) regular meeting was held on November 13, 2019 in Austin, Texas.
Meeting Minutes: Visit the "Past Public Meetings & Materials" link on Region K's External Website for official planning group meeting minutes.
Next Meeting: A Lower Colorado (Region K) RWPG regular meeting has been scheduled for 10:00am Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at the Dalchau Service Center, 3505 Montopolis Drive, Austin, Texas. . Subsequent meetings were scheduled for Wednesday January 15, 2020; Wednesday, February 5 and Tuesday, February 18 . The February meetings will be held at LCRA’s Redbud Center, 3601 Lake Austin Blvd, Austin, TX 78703.
Region K Bylaws
Region K Water Plans
Region K Related Links
- Lower Colorado Regional Water Planning Area Map
- Planning Group Members & Contacts
- Lower Colorado Water Planning Group External Website
- Lower Colorado River Authority (LCRA)
- Groundwater Management Areas - GMAs 7, 8, 9, 10, 12, and 15 overlap Region K