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4/21/05

Lubbock's Water Supply Gaining Security

The future of Lubbock's water supply is gaining security thanks to a $50 million bond deal.

The deal allows the Canadian River Municipal Water Authority to retrieve groundwater from Roberts and Carson Counties NorthEast of Amarillo. CRMWA is a water management district made up eleven cities including Lubbock and Amarillo.

The deal means the district can now produce 23.4 billion gallons of water, up from 14.6 billion gallons.

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