Texas Landowner Seeks To Halt $2.4B Water Pipeline

Law360, Dallas (March 19, 2013, 8:16 PM EDT) -- A Texas landowner on Monday filed suit in state court to stop progress on a $2.4 billion water pipeline that will cross his property, alleging the agency that approved it repeatedly violated Texas Open Meetings Act laws and that its decisions should be voided.

Monty Bennett says in his suit that the Tarrant Regional Water District made a series of decisions behind closed doors to approve design and engineering contracts for the nearly 150-mile pipeline, intended to bring 347 million gallons of water a day to...
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