Message from LCRA General Manager Becky Motal: No decision yet on water releases for rice farmers in 2013

  • October 25, 2012 – LCRA
  • "Earlier this month, our staff told LCRA’s Board of Directors that at that time it did not recommend applying for an emergency order from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality regarding water releases for agriculture in 2013. Some news reports wrongly concluded that meant LCRA had already decided to provide water for rice irrigation next year. That wasn’t what happened..." READ MORE