SAN JACINTO RIVER AUTHORITY OFFICES
LAKE CONROE DAM
MEMBERS PRESENT: James Adams, Chairman, Roosevelt Alexander, John R. Bartos, Robert Bruner, Robert Eckels, Mark Evans, Mary Alice Gonzalez, Jack Harris, David Jenkins, Carolyn Johnson, Tom Manison, Marvin Marcell, James Murray, Ronald J. Neighbors, Gary Oradat, Tom Ray, Ernest Rebuck, Jack Searcy, Jr., William Teer, Steve Tyler, Danny Vance, C. Harold Wallace and Kerry Whelan.
DESIGNATED ALTERNATES: None
MEMBERS ABSENT: James Morrison and Michael S. Sullivan.
PRESIDING: James Adams, Chairman
APPROVE MINUTES FEBRUARY 2, 2000 MEETING
REVIEW AND APPROVE TABLES 3 AND 4
Mr. Taylor reviewed Tables 5, 6 and 7 and the addition of Tables 5A and 7A.
Mr. Neighbors stated that the United States Geological Survey, the City of Houston, the San Jacinto River Authority, and the Subsidence District have entered into an agreement to expand the recent groundwater model completed for the City of Houston by the USGS.
Motion by Mr. Eckels to open for discussion concerns regarding the data in Tables 5A and 7A. Second by Mr. Oradat. Motion carried.
A discussion ensued on the accuracy of the data in Tables 5A and 7A as it is currently stated for Galveston and Harris Counties regarding uncommitted surface water and uncommitted groundwater. There were other concerns mentioned regarding specific data for several cities.
Motion by Mr. Eckels to approve Tables 5, 5A, 6, 7 and 7A subject to review by the Executive Committee for minor clarifications and corrections. Second by Mr. Oradat. Motion carried.
Mr. Taylor reviewed and discussed the various water management strategies proposed. Mr. Rebuck stated that the planning group might discover the need for more than one water management strategy, but to be aware of particular regional issues.
Mr. Adams stated that there will be five year updates. Mr. Rebuck also added that amendments could be made to the plan.