Board of Directors Approved 2016 Groundwater Report

Houston, TX> The Harris Galveston Subsidence District Board of Directors approved the 2016 Groundwater Report at the May 10, 2017 regular Board meeting. The report details the use of groundwater and other alternative sources of water within Harris and Galveston County in 2016 and includes the context of

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Due to the dangerous winter weather impacting the District today, the District office in Friendswood, TX will be closed today January 17th, 2018. All online services will remain available.

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Due to the dangerous winter weather impacting the District today, the District office in Friendswood, TX will be closed today January 16th, 2018. All online services will remain available.Read more

Martin Luther King Day

The Harris-Galveston Subsidence District will be closed for the MLK Day holiday on Monday, January 15, 2018. We will resume normal hours on Tuesday, January 16, 2018.

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Click Here to Submit Your 2016 Annual Pumpage Report  REMINDER!!! All permit holders are required to submit their annual (January-December) groundwater use by January 31, 2017. You can submit your report online using the link above. There is NO FEE required to submit your annual report. Where wells have

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District Board Approves Rate Changes To Be Effective January 1, 2017

Friendswood, TX – October 7, 2016. The Board of Directors of the Harris-Galveston Subsidence District held a public hearing on a proposed amendment to the District Fee and Rate Schedule on September 14, 2016. At a subsequent regular Board meeting on the same day, the proposed amendmentRead more

District Soliciting Statements of Qualifications for Information Technology Application Development

The Harris-Galveston Subsidence District (HGSD) is soliciting Statements of Qualifications (SOQs) from Professional Information Technology Consultant(s) to provide necessary professional information technology services required to develop a modular permit and enforcement application and database. This request will address immediate operational priorities of the District. Statement of qualificationsRead more

District to Hold Public Hearing for Proposed Rules and Rate Changes

Friendswood, TX – August 19th, 2016. The Harris-Galveston Subsidence District has scheduled two public hearings to be held on September 14th, 2016 starting at 10:00 AM to receive public testimony related to proposed amendments to the District Rules and proposed changes to the District’s Fee Schedule. The

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General Manager Speaks to Association of Water Board Directors

(Houston, TX) On April 22nd, Harris-Galveston Subsidence District General Manager, Mike Turco, served as the Guest Speaker for the Association of Water Board Directors at their Annual Spring Breakfast in Houston. The presentation included examples of subsidence in the Houston area, recent aquifer and subsidence data, and an overview of

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Request for Qualifications for Science and Research Priorities

The Harris-Galveston Subsidence District has released two requests for qualifications in support of the District Science and Research Plan. The requests address research priorities related to the potential development of saline groundwater resources and aquifer storage and recovery projects and the determination of any associated subsidence risk.

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Contact HGSD

Harris-Galveston Subsidence District
1660 West Bay Area Blvd
Friendswood, TX 77546-2640
Voice : (281) 486-1105
Fax: (281) 218-3700

Office Hours

Monday – Friday
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Closed on State Holidays.

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