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November 3, 2015

PUBLIC NOTICE – OCTOBER 6, 2015

PUBLIC NOTICE – OCTOBER 6, 2015 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE BEXAR-MEDINA-ATASCOSA COUNTIES WCID #1 WILL CONVENE IN A REGULAR MONTHLY BOARD MEETING ON MONDAY, OCTOBER 12TH , 2015 AT 5:00 P.M. IN THE DISTRICT
January 5, 2016

Public Notice – January 5, 2016

PUBLIC NOTICE JANUARY 5, 2016 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE BEXAR-MEDINAATASCOSA COUNTIES WCID #1 WILL CONVENE IN A REGULAR MONTHLY BOARD MEETING ON MONDAY. JANUARY 11TH, 2016 AT 5:00P.M. IN THE DISTRICT OFFICE, 2401
December 21, 2015

America’s Septic System Failures Can Be Fixed

MONDAY, 21 DECEMBER 2015 05:30 Solutions require new thinking about wastewater treatment By Brett Walton Circle of Blue America’s septic systems are failing to protect human health and ecosystems from sickness and pollution. Conceived as a low-cost, low-tech means of
December 17, 2015

Hookworm Infections and Sanitation Failures Plague Rural Alabama

THURSDAY, 17 DECEMBER 2015 06:00 New civil rights movement emerges around septic system pollution By Brett Walton Circle of Blue A measure of desperation and disease, parasitic infections caused by hookworms are seen by medical specialists as a powerful betrayal
December 14, 2015

PUBLIC NOTICE – DECEMBER 14, 2015

PUBLIC NOTICE DECEMBER 8, 2015 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE BEXAR-MEDINA-ATASCOSA COUNTIES WCID #1 WILL CONVENE IN A REGULAR MONTHLY BOARD MEETING ON MONDAY, DECEMBER 14TH , 2015 AT 5:00 P.M. IN THE DISTRICT
December 9, 2015

Medina Lake OSSF updated study by URS

In 2004 URS carried out a study for the Bexar Medina Atascosa Water District (BMA) in order to identify properties which were likely to have on-site sewage facilities (OSSFs). These properties, if built after 1997 would be required to comply with regulation governing the construction and maintenance of OSSFs in Texas. The study was commissioned following a rise in fecal coliform levels in Medina Lake and concern from BMA that OSSFs were a potential source of contamination of the lake.
November 25, 2015

Septic System Pollution Contributes to Disease Outbreaks

WEDNESDAY, 25 NOVEMBER 2015 13:18 More research and funding is needed to help understand the severity By Brett Walton Circle of Blue Drip by drip, septic systems, both faulty units and those that pass inspection, are nurturing an undesirable gang