After the drought of record that lasted almost a decade in the 1950’s, Texas and Texans got very serious about water planning. During the 1960's up until the passage of Senate Bill 1 in 1997, water planning was very top-down in approach. Planning was largely done at the state level and then passed along to folks at the local level. Over the years, there developed a push to have more regional and local input—and buy in—in the water planning process in Texas.
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