Our Mission

It is the mission of Parker County SUD to provide an adequate and sustainable supply of safe, high quality drinking water to the residents and businesses located within our geographically defined service area. As the service area continues to grow, it is the commitment of the District, through careful planning, to meet the challenge of future demand at the most efficient cost to the customers.

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Mandatory Stage I Rationing

Parker County Special Utility District is implementing Stage I of the District’s Drought Contingency Plan due to the ongoing drought and the District’s water consumption has exceeded 80% of the daily maximum supply. The District’s goal is to reach a 20% reduction in total use.  Learn more...

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Order Adopting a Temporary Moratorium on New or Amended Water Service Agreements

July 27, 2018

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Plastic, plastic, everywhere

Plastic, plastic, everywhere

September 01, 2018

The production of plastic has grown 8 percent a year for decades, much more than any other manufactured material, because plastic is just so useful. We use it for packaging (43%) and construction (20%); we have plastic in our clothes, our cars, our computers.

Plastic really is everywhere.

“Roland Geyer, an industrial ecologist at the University of California, Santa Barbara, says no one had tallied how much plastic people have manufactured since its invention. When he did it, he was shocked at what he found. 'Eight point three billion metric tons of plastics produced so far. That's just really a staggering amount.' He did some calculations to understand that number. 'And it turned out that it can cover an area the size of Argentina,' he says, 'which is the eighth-largest country in the world.' 

'Ankle deep.'"NPR

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