KVUE Defenders: Wastewater in waterways

  • September 5, 2018
  • News

“Would you want your kids in that river the way it is?”

“The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality sited the Liberty Hill water treatment plant for six different violations, including failure to keep sewage from getting into the San Gabriel River.”

“The Edwards Aquifer is in this area, a lot of these Hill Country waterways recharge or contribute to the Edwards Aquifer, so, I mean, you can say very selfishly that ‘I get my water from the Colorado River, so there’s no problem’, so guess where all these, a lot of these waterways empty in to it.” Watch the video on KVUE.com