Texas High Court Asked To Void Town's Water Permit

Law360, Houston (February 19, 2014, 4:32 PM EST) -- A conservation group asked the Texas Supreme Court Tuesday to invalidate the city of San Angelo’s municipal water permit, arguing that state regulators should have more closely scrutinized the impact the permit would have on the environment and downstream users.

In a petition for review filed with the high court, the Concho River Basin Water Conservancy Association said that the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality should not have approved an amendment of the city’s existing water permit without first determining whether the change would unduly strain...
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