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2018 Elections: A Fight for Clean Water

July 31, 2018

This year Clean Water Action is fighting back against the most anti-environment Congress in decades

Clean Water Action Endorses Beto O'Rourke for US Senate

August 17, 2018

Austin, Texas — Clean Water Action is pleased to announce its endorsement of Beto O'Rourke for U.S. Senate. Clean Water Action's Texas State Director, David Foster, released the following statement:

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CodeNext: Towards a More Climate Resilient City

June 7, 2018

We need to make sure that CodeNext preserves and improves Austin's environmental protections, and creates a more climate-resilient city.

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Water Forward: A Critical Decision Point for Austin

November 28, 2017

Austin is nearing the end of a three-year planning process on how to meet its water needs for the next 100 years. Taking advantage of local water supplies is much more protective of the environment – and people's pocketbooks-- than piping in water from other communities.

Clean Water Action Calls on TCEQ to Take Immediate Action to Protect the Residents of Corpus Christi

December 15, 2016

"This is a perfect example of what can happen when we don't put drinking water first,” said David Foster, State Director for Clean Water Action. “The TCEQ needs to get to the bottom of this ASAP and issue fines high enough to punish and to deter future incidents."

Grassroots Management Trainee

October 5, 2016

Our Grassroots Management Trainee positions are open to those who want to develop into Field Managers and Canvass Directors.