Proposed groundwater transfer riles Kendall County residents

A miniature version of the Vista Ridge pipeline dispute is unfolding here over a local utility’s bid to convey groundwater to its customers from a new well proposed miles outside its service area.

As with the San Antonio Water System’s plan to pipe in water 140 miles from Burleson County, some here are upset by Kendall West Utility’s plans to mine the aquifer in their area for the benefit of people several miles away on the other side of town.

 “My concern is that the well will draw down the water table for residents who have been here forever,” Rod Fowler said Thursday… Read more from SA Express-News