SAN ANTONIO REGIONAL FLOOD PLANNING GROUP

Region 12 Purpose

The purpose of the San Antonio Regional Flood Planning Group (SARFPG), Region 12, is to provide comprehensive regional flood planning and to carry out the related responsibilities placed on regional flood planning groups by state law. Foremost among those responsibilities is the development of a regional flood plan for the planning area. The plan identifies both short and long-term flooding issues and recommends flood management strategies for addressing them. The plan is updated every five years.

The SARFPG is composed of planning group members representing various interest groups. It is guided by the Texas Water Development Board, led by an Executive Committee, governed by by-laws, and supported by the San Antonio River Authority and a team of technical consultants. Planning group meetings are held on a quarterly basis.

Region 12 Counties

The San Antonio Regional Flood Planning Area, Region 12, consists of parts of Aransas, Atascosa, Bandera, Bexar, Caldwell, Calhoun, Comal, DeWitt, Goliad, Guadalupe, Karnes, Kendall, Kerr, Medina, Refugio, Victoria, and Wilson Counties.

Current Public Notice 

NOTICE OF OPEN MEETING OF THE SAN ANTONIO REGIONAL FLOOD PLANNING GROUP

 

Region 12 San Antonio RFPG 06/15/2021

9:00 AM

 

TAKE NOTICE that a meeting of the San Antonio Regional Flood Planning Group as established by the Texas Water Development Board will be held on Tuesday, June 15, 2021, at 9:00 AM at the San Antonio River Authority Boardroom, located at 100 E Guenther Street. The following items will be considered for discussion or action at said meeting.

 

Agenda:

  1. (9:00 AM) Roll-Call
  2. Public comments – limit 3 minutes per person
  3. Approval of the Minutes from the May 14, 2021 San Antonio Regional Flood Planning Group Meeting (Region 12)
  4. Communications from the Texas Water Development Board (TWDB)
  5. Chair Report
  6. Discussion and Appropriate Action Regarding the Consultant’s Work and Schedule
  7. Presentation on Flood Mitigation Investments in the Southern Basin, San Antonio River Authority
  8. Presentation on Nature Based Solutions, Danielle Goshen
  9. Presentation by United States Geological Survey, Doug Schnoebelen
  10. Regional Liaison Updates
  11. Public comments – limit 3 minutes per person
  12. Date and Potential Agenda Items for Next Meeting
  13. Adjourn

If you wish to provide written comments prior to or after the meeting, please email your comments to cheller@sariverauthority.org or physically mail them to the attention of Caitlin Heller at San Antonio River Authority, 100 E. Guenther, San Antonio, TX, 78204 and include “Region 12 San Antonio Flood Planning Group Meeting” in the subject line of the email.

Additional information may be obtained from: Caitlin Heller, (210) 302-3293, cheller@sariverauthority.org, San Antonio River Authority, 100 E. Guenther, San Antonio, TX. 78204.