Fall 2023 Newsletter

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Drownings don't take holiday breaks

Drownings don't take holiday breaks

As families plan to visit one another during the upcoming holiday season, don’t overlook precautions if the destination is near water. Click here to read more.

Rainwater Harvesting

Planning now for a not-so rainy day

Remember when your city sent notices that, due to drought conditions, landscape watering would be limited to just one or two days a week? What if you had a backup system that would allow you to continue watering when needed without the chance of a city fine? We have a suggestion. For more, go here.

Embracing the challenge

Embracing the challenge

When hired as the Possum Kingdom Lake reservoir manager, Randall McCartney hit the ground running and has continued to embrace the multitude of responsibilities associated with overseeing the largest of BRA's water supply reservoirs, the Morris Sheppard Dam, and its employees. Learn more here.

El Niño

El Niño winter weather

How did a May forecasted El Niño weather pattern become one of the hottest summers on record? Where was the El Niño rain the state so desperately needed? Are we even in El Niño or is it something else? Click here to learn more.

Drought Update Video

Coming Up

November 13, 2023
Brazos River Authority Board of Directors meeting

The next Brazos River Authority bimonthly Board of Directors meeting is scheduled for Monday, Nov. 13, 2023, at the BRA Lt. Gen. Phillip J. Ford Central Office, 4600 Cobbs Drive in Waco. Watch live here.

Photo of the Month

By BRA's Brandon Truett
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Lt. Gen. Phillip J. Ford Central Office
4600 Cobbs Drive, Waco, TX 76710
P.O. Box 7555, Waco, TX 76714
Copyright October 2023
The Brazos Basin newsletter is produced by the Government & Customer Relations Department.