SBCA board members Steve Beers and Clark Hancock recently wrote an article for the Austin American Statesman on the SH45 SW project and the threat it poses to the aquifer. We encourage you to read the article to understand why SBCA has continues to hold a position against this project.
“This time, endangered-species habitat is in the direct path of construction; the route passes through a federally permitted wildlife preserve — and there are connecting federal-aid road projects over the aquifer”
“If we do not protect our fragile natural resources by thoughtful, long-term planning, we are in real danger of losing all that we hold of such great value.”
Read the full article below.