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.

For a detailed map of Region D, please visit the Texas Geographic Information Office (TxGIO) Regional Water Planning Area Map Collection

North East Texas (Region D) RWPG External Website

Region D Counties

Meeting Minutes & Updates

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

Next Meeting: Please see the Upcoming Regional Water Planning Group Meetings webpage for information on the next Region D meeting.

Region D Bylaws

Region D Water Plans

Projections Data

Region D Related Links

TWDB Contacts for Region D

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

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