Utilizing our statutory charge to provide trusted services to meet the needs of the people and environment; ensuring that future citizens will have adequate supplies of clean water where both people and wildlife can live, prosper and enjoy the natural beauty and biologically rich environment of the Nueces River basin.
Nueces River Authority (NRA) was created by the Texas legislature in 1935. Unlike typical government agencies, NRA does not tax, issue permits, or regulate. We receive no state or federal tax or appropriations revenue. Our income is mainly from contracted services.
We have broad authority to:
The goals of the plan are driven by the following initiatives:
NRA will pursue its statutory responsibilities hoping that years from now: