Public Notices

Notice of NPGCD’s Intent to Apply for Passage of a Local Law

North Plains Groundwater Conservation District, 603 East First Street, Dumas, Texas 79029 (“District”) hereby gives notice of its intent to apply to the 85th Legislature of the State of Texas, currently in Regular Session, to amend the District’s Enabling Act (Chapter 498, Acts of the 54th Legislature, Regular Session, 1955) as amended from time to time (“Act”) to delete the following provision from Section 2, Paragraph (10) of the Act:

“… provided further, that the maintenance and operating taxes may never in any one year exceed Five Cents (5¢) on the One Hundred Dollar ($100.00) assessed valuation on the property in the district subject to taxation;…”.

To view the official public notice with signature, click here.

2016 Production Reports Due

The 2016 Annual Production Reports were mailed out on December 5, 2016. The district also mailed out a Groundwater Conservation Reserve (GCR) Worksheet along with the 2016 Annual Production Report. The reports are due in the district office by Wednesday, March 1, 2017, by close of business. For more information, go to the 2016 Production Reporting Highlights news story or email

April 11, 2017 Board Meeting

Date: Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 9am
Location: Conference Room, Richard S. Bowers Water Conservation Learning Center, Dumas, TX
Contact: Kirk Welch,, 806-922-7947
For a copy of the board meeting agenda, please check back here closer to the meeting.

Desired Future Conditions for GMA 1

To review information on the proposed desired future conditions (“DFCs”) for the Groundwater Management Area 1 aquifers, see the link below.
View All DFC Documents