Notice of Public Information Meetings. Changes to the Water Conservation and Drought Contingency and Water Emergency Response Plan for the City of Allen, Texas, Allen City Hall, Council Chambers, 305 Century Parkway, Monday, March 17, 2014 at 6:30 PM OR Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 9:00 AM. Both meetings are identical; attend either session. These meetings will include a PowerPoint presentation and the opportunity to ask questions. For more information call 214-509-4553. DRAFT Water Conservation and Water Resource Management Plan for the City of Allen, Texas. Online Comment Sheet. Hard copies of the draft are also available in the City Secretary's Office, City Hall, 305 Century Parkway, and at the Reference Desk, Allen Public Library, 300 N. Allen, Drive.
Water Conservation & Drought Contingency & Water Emergency Response Plan
Recognizing the need for efficient use of existing water supplies, the Texas Commission of Environmental Quality (TCEQ) has developed guidelines and requirements governing the development of water conservation and drought contingency plans for public water suppliers.
The City Plan
The City of Allen’s current Water Conservation and Drought Contingency and Water Emergency Response Plan for the City of Allen, Texas (City Plan) follows recommendations from the North Texas Municipal Water District (NTMWD) and meets the guidelines and requirements of TCEQ.
The City Plan was adopted through Ordinance Number 2760-8-08 on August 12, 2008. The City Plan’s strategies include restricted and modified outdoor watering practices, as well as a rebate program. This guide will provide information on the City Plan and restrictions in regard to water usage.