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Water Conservation & Drought Contingency Plan

Public Information Meetings - Draft of the proposed Water Conservation & Water Resource Management Plan for the City of Allen, Texas.  Public meetings were held on March 17 and March 22, 2014.  These meetings included a PowerPoint presentation and the opportunity to ask questions.  Hard copies are available in the City Secretary’s Office at City Hall, or at the reference desk of the Allen Public Library.  For more information call 214-509-4553.

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.


stage 3 water restrictions
Every drop continues to count - learn more.