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GEAA Press Releases

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2015
Request of Coverage: Citizens Rally to Support Reauthorization of Props 1 & 2 – January 27
Request of Coverage: Plan to preserve birds and cave critters in Bexar County found lacking – February 2
Request of Coverage: Citizens Groups Concerned about SAWS Proposal to Hike Water Rates – July 14
Request of Coverage: Wells Fargo Awards Greater Edwards Aquifer Alliance – July 30

2014
Request of Coverage: GEAA Calls for Moratorium on New Development on the Edwards Aquifer Recharge Zone – July 9
Request of Coverage: GEAA Calls for Moratorium on New Development on the Edwards Aquifer Recharge Zone – July 17

2013
Request of Coverage: Citizens Request City to Rescind Approval of SAWS Service to Crescent Hills – May 20

2012
Town hall meeting in Castroville to Discuss Preserving Medina River – February 9
Aquifer Alliance Applauds, Deplores Proposed Edwards Aquifer Authority Rules – June 22
Request of Coverage: Greater Edwards Aquifer Alliance and Texas State University students partner to map Sewage Leaks on the Edwards Aquifer Recharge Zone – August

2011
Local Environmental Groups Laud Resolution Adopted by SAWS – February 1
Request of Coverage: Texas Senate to Vote on Bill to Let Developers Request of Coverage: Texas Senate Vote on Bill Let Developers Clearcut Trees – April 7
Greater Edwards Aquifer Alliance Supports Fees to Maintain Springflow and Protect Water Quality – August 4
Op-ed-Regional_Transportation_Plan_CoNB – November 17
Report Documents: Growing Threats to the Edwards Aquifer from – November 21

2010
Request for Coverage: Neighbors Object to Rock Crushing Operation by Owner of Helotes Mulch Fire Site –  January 5
KHCE: San Antonio Community Educational Television, Inc. – February 2
SGVA Press Release: San Geronimo Valley Alliance announce that a settlement agreement has been finalized between SGVA and the developer of the proposed Hills of Castle Rock – February 19
Request of Coverage: Greater Edwards Aquifer Alliance Challenges San Antonians to Know Your BMP’s – March 8
Request of Coverage: Armendariz Reception – April 9
Press Release: Change in rate structure proposed by SAWS – June 10
Press Conference: Town Hall Meeting TCEQ Sunset Review – November 2
Request for Coverage: Town Hall Meeting TCEQ Sunset Review – November 8
Request of Coverage: Hearing on Rules to Protect the Edwards Aquifer – November 18

2009
Request of Coverage: Rep. Leibowitz Files Bill to Prohibit Discharge of Treated Sewage Effluent into Edwards Aquifer Waterways – January 16
Request of Coverage: Greater Edwards Aquifer Alliance Educates South San ISD Honor Students at Government Canyon State Natural Area February 9
Request of Coverage: Regulators, Engineers, and Environmentalists Co-Sponsor Workshop on Low Impact Development – February 13
Request of Coverage: How to make a brown lawn more attractive – GEAA Promotes Water Conservation with Yard Sign Campaign – June 20
Request for Coverage: Greater Edwards Aquifer Alliance Calls for Moratorium on Development within the Camp Bullis Buffer Zone – July 1
KHCE: San Antonio Community Educational Television, Inc. – July 7 Council to Consider Controversial Steubing Ranch Rezoning September 30
Farm Range Forum #1 – November 19

2008
Request of Coverage: Greater Edwards Aquifer Alliance asks Legislature to Take Action to Protect Water and the Texas Hill Country – January 14
Request for Coverage: Proposed Flood Control Dam Threatens Historic Maverick Ranch – February 11
AGUA Alert: Ask SAWS Board to Withdraw Applications to Expand Service (CCN) Into NW Bexar County – February 14
Local Group – 800 strongJoins Forces with Greater Edwards Aquifer Alliance to Save Neighborhood from New Quarry – April 3
Request of Coverage: City Council To Consider Denial of Water Service – April 15
Request for Coverage: Hill Country Planning Association and Other Neighbors of Camp Bullis Unite With Army to Request Same Actions within Buffer Zone – June 23
Program for Kinney Town Hall Meeting: Critical Habitat for Devils River Minnow – September 22
KHCE: San Antonio Community Educational Television, Inc. – October 7
Request of Coverage: Greater Edwards Aquifer Alliance Educates South San ISD Honor Students at Government Canyon State Natural Area – November 14
Army Comments Tract – December 11

2007
Request of Coverage: Greater Edwards Aquifer Alliance Calls on the Legislature to “Give Us Local Control” – January 7
Request of Coverage: Helotes Citizens Rally to Protest Inaction in Putting out Mulch Fire – January 7
Request of Coverage: Rally at Helotes City Hall Citizens Call on SAWS to Protect Their Health and Safety – March 12
Request of Coverage: Angry Citizens To Be Heard at SAWS Board Meeting – April 3
Request of Coverage: New Development Threatens Swimming Hole & Edwards Aquifer – August 27
Request of Coverage: AGUA and GEAA Call on City of San Antonio and VIA to Halt Plans for Park & Ride that Threatens the Edwards Aquifer – November 29
Request for Coverage: SAWS Takes Up Proposal to Serve Irresponsible Development In the Hill Country – November 30
Request for Coverage: City to Vote on Proposed Intense Commercial for a “Most Permeable” Property in the Recharge Zone – December 6

2005
Edwards Aquifer Advocates from Across the Hill Country Deliver “Greetings from the Heart of Texas” to Legislators – May 3

2004
Request for Coverage: Save-the-heart-of-Texas – March 3

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