Austin Area

TCEQ Hearing at the Capitol-December 15th

Dear GEAA Members and Friends,

The Sunset Advisory Commission public hearing on TCEQ will take place on Wednesday, December 15th. Join us that day in the Capitol as we continue to participate in this once-in-a-decade opportunity to make our state a healthier and safer place to live, work and raise our families.

Please let Special Projects Coordinator, Lisa Bowers, know if you plan to attend the hearing as soon as possible (lisa@https://aquiferalliance.org/ 210 320 1457). If you are unable to attend, but ...

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Prevent Gridlock on Mopac: Act NOW to Stop the Aquifer Toll Road!

Do we need more highway lanes over the Barton Springs Recharge Zone? Elected officials who sit on the board of CAMPO, Austin’s local transportation planning agency, are considering the proposed extension of State Highway 45 Southwest, a 4 to 6 lane toll road that would connect the southern end of Mopac to FM 1626 and I-35. They will make a decision on Monday, June 8th.

Watch a video animation that illustrates the damage that 45 SW would do to Mopac ...

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