Texas Water Code
Sec. § 57.091
Purposes of District

A district may be created for the following purposes:


to construct and maintain levees and other improvements on, along, and contiguous to rivers, creeks, and streams;


to reclaim lands from overflow from these streams;


to control and distribute the waters of rivers and streams by straightening and otherwise improving them; and


to provide for the proper drainage and other improvement of the reclaimed land.
Acts 1971, 62nd Leg., p. 110, ch. 58, Sec. 1, eff. Aug. 30, 1971.
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