RAW Sequeira wows capacity crowd at MCTP meeting: “death by regulation is what I call” Lone Star Groundwater Conservation District

RAW Sequeira wows capacity crowd at MCTP meeting: “death by regulation is what I call” Lone Star Groundwater Conservation District

Image: Restore Affordable Water President Simon Sequeira spoke to the Montgomery County Tea Party on Monday, August 6, 2018. Conroe, August 7 – Restore Affordable Water (RAW) President Simon Sequeira wowed a capacity crowd at the Montgomery County Tea Party meeting in Conroe during the evening of Monday, August 6, 2018. The crowd included two […]

San Jacinto River Authority finally acts responsibly (somewhat) and begins to lower Lake Conroe before height of hurricane season

  Conroe, August 2 – Despite opposition from lame duck, anti-citizen, Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal, who is far more focused on the beauty of his golf round than on the safety of Montgomery County citizens, the San Jacinto River Authority (SJRA) announced yesterday that it will finally begin to do what citizens and elected […]

Doyal negotiates terrible deal, commits County taxpayers to pay more for flood study than San Jacinto River Authority that has statutory duty “to provide flood control”

Conroe, July 23 – The deal Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal has negotiated to the County government to pay a share of a San Jacinto River Regional Watershed Study simply could not be more stupid. The San Jacinto River Authority has has unrestricted cash (not required for any allocation to protect the Authority’s bond investors) of […]

RAW announces candidate vetting, endorsements process, calls on LSGCD publicly to list candidates who have filed

Conroe, July 13 – Restore Affordable Water, a group of Montgomery County residents, business owners, and community leaders who are demanding truth, transparency, and accountability from the Lone Star Groundwater Conservative District (LSGCD), has invited all candidates running for LSGCD positions to participate in RAW’s formal endorsement process. “We invite all candidates for LSGCD to […]

Self-proclaimed “old-timer” Jones laments poor flood control planning in Montgomery County to Commissioners Court, but reveals SJRA’s gross negligence in process

Self-proclaimed “old-timer” Jones laments poor flood control planning in Montgomery County to Commissioners Court, but reveals SJRA’s gross negligence in process

Image: The always dapper Dewey Jones spoke to the Montgomery County Commissioners Court on Tuesday, July 10, 2018. Jones is a community activist who genuinely cares about Montgomery County and holds strong opinions about almost everything. Conroe, July 13 – Self-proclaimed “old-timer” Dewey Jones, who’s actually not very old at all, lamented to the Montgomery […]

Eagerly anticipating large pay day with engineering vendors, County Judge Doyal authors very different flood control resolution from penny-pinching Noack

Conroe, June 24 – Both Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal and Precinct 3 County Commissioner have authored flood control resolutions for the Tuesday, June 26, 2018, Commissioners Court meeting, but the two have taken very different approaches. The lame duck County Judge Doyal, whose ties to engineering vendors are much $tronger than any interest he’s […]

Citizen Wagner sounds alarm of value loss in Grogans Point due to flooding from poor County drainage planning

Citizen Wagner sounds alarm of value loss in Grogans Point due to flooding from poor County drainage planning

Image: Wayne Wagner, a resident of Grogans Point, in The Woodlands, addressed the Montgomery County Commissioners Court on plummeting home values as a result of flooding from poor drainage planning. Conroe, June 13 – It’s not just homes in the pathway of the torrent of water that the San Jacinto River Authority exploded out of […]

Conroe City Councilman Ham, LSGCD Director Melder blast San Jacinto River Authority for raising water prices to pay for flood control they should’ve done since 1937

Conroe City Councilman Ham, LSGCD Director Melder blast San Jacinto River Authority for raising water prices to pay for flood control they should’ve done since 1937

Image: The San Jacinto River Authority is a euphemism for “government mandated water monopoly.” Conroe, May 26 – On April 26, 2018, the Board of Directors of the San Jacinto River Authority (SJRA) voted to raise the monopolistic state government agency’s raw water rates by 1.5 cents per thousand gallons, effective January 1, 2019, allegedly […]

Lame duck Doyal seeks to spend $200K unnecessarily to help rich San Jacinto River Authority do its job of flood control

Lame duck Doyal seeks to spend $200K unnecessarily to help rich San Jacinto River Authority do its job of flood control

Image: Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal living off the fat of the community. Conroe, April 20 – Lame duck Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal recognizes that his days are numbered, so he’s pushing forward to help his engineering cronies to County taxpayer dollars as quickly as he can. Doyal’s latest grand waste of money is […]

SJRA to reopen Lake Conroe at noon

Conroe, March 31 – The San Jacinto River Authority announced at 10:05 a.m. today, March 31, 2018, that it will reopen Lake Conroe to normal boat traffic at noon. SJRA had closed the lake yesterday, because SJRA had failed to release water from the lake prior to the storm which citizens in this area knew about […]

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