• September 27, 2020

Tags : El Paso County Water Improvement District #1

Texan by Nature Announces 2020 Conservation Wranglers; Paso del Norte

On Wednesday morning, officials with Texan by Nature (TxN), a Texas-led conservation non-profit, announced the selection of the 2020 Conservation Wranglers – including the new Paso del Norte Trail in El Paso. “Every year, Texan by Nature shines a light on conservation stewards and their efforts to take care of the state I’m proud to call home,” […]Read More

Rep. Hurd helps get $1m grant awarded to El Paso

The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation within the U.S. Department of Interior (DOI) announced that El Paso County Water Improvement District 1 will receive a $1 million grant for fiscal year 2020 as part of DOI’s WaterSMART program. The program focuses on improving water conservation and helping water-resource managers identifying strategies to ensure sufficient supplies of […]Read More

City, County, Law Enforcement and EP Water partner to battle

At a news conference recently held at the El Paso Zoo, several local agencies, law enforcement and community members teamed up to redouble their efforts to battle illegal dumping in El Paso County. Assistant County Attorney Cristina Viesca-Santos said her office takes environmental crimes seriously. In 2018, they prosecuted six cases and they are on […]Read More