Leading a delegation from the city of Palmview to the Austin, TX, State Representative Sergio Muñoz, Jr., city leaders, and agua special utility district board members and managers were on hand to testify in support of a multi million dollar funding package

The texas water development board unanimously adopted the measure which will be used to complete the most critical wastewater and treatment components for Palmview and the surrounding area.

Today’s action brought a package consisting of a $1.8M loan and $365,000 in loan forgiveness from the clean water state revolving fund and a $29.3M grant from the economically distressed areas program  to finance construction of a wastewater collection system to provide first time wastewater service to the eastern portion of the district’s service area.