Strategy for Protecting Caddo Lake

Public Meeting of Caddo Lake Stakeholders

April 26, 2006 1:00 4:00 p.m.

Site: Karnack Community Center

15593 FM 134 (Intersection of FM 134 and T.J. Taylor Ave.)

Karnack , Texas
Sponsored by

Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) and
Northeast Texas Municipal Water District (NETMWD)

 

Agenda

 

Welcome and Introductions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Jerry Lomax, Harrison County Commissioner, Pct 1

Overview of Initiative to Protect Caddo Lake . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Walt Sears, NETMWD

  • Review major points of February 6 meeting and outline next steps
  • Update on improvements to the Stakeholder List

Issues of Concern . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Gail Rothe, TCEQ & Gary Endsley, JI

Framework for setting priorities
Review Issues of Concern identified in February 6 meeting
Identify additional issues
Add to Stakeholder List (if needed) based on new issues identified

 Technical Update on Efforts Already Underway . Paul Price, HDR & Joe Trungale, CLI

  • Monitoring and Assessment
  • Environmental Flows

 BREAK

 Watershed Protection Plan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Linda Brookins & Laurie Curra, TCEQ

  • Components and Requirements of a WPP
  • Watershed Coordinator
    • Requirements of a Watershed Coordinator
    • Selection of a Watershed Coordinator

Setting Priorities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .TCEQ

    • Prioritizing Issues of Concern
    • Forming Work Groups
    • Setting Work Group Meeting Dates

Expectations for the Next 6-12 Months . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . TCEQ

  • Questions, discussion, wrap-up

Directions to the Karnack Community Center can be found at:

www.mapquest.com and using the intersection of Hwy 134 and T. J. Taylor Ave. in Karnack.