Dripping Springs homeowners push against treated wastewater in creek

A group of neighbors in Dripping Springs are hoping to stop the city from dumping treated wastewater into their local creek.

Thursday night, members of the Hays Trinity Groundwater Conservation District held a special meeting to discuss the city’s application with the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality to dump one million gallons of treated wastewater a day into Onion Creek.

Dozens of residents arrived to the meeting frustrated and prepared with statistics to make their case that dumping treated wastewater into Onion Creek would be harmful to their health… Read more from KXAN