Kenedy County Groundwater Conservation District | Kenedy County GCD

Preserving Kenedy County's Most Precious Resource

The Board of Directors of the Kenedy County Groundwater Conservation will accept public comment on the proposed Desired Future Conditions (DFC) for the relevant aquifers within the GMA-16 Joint Planning Area until June 16, 2021.

Comments can be submitted by calling at 361-294-5336, faxing comments to 361-294-5244 or emailing comments to

Download this DFC's Proposed and Notice of Public Hearing (this is a different document than the agenda).

Next Scheduled Meeting for the Kenedy GCD

When: Wednesday, June 16, 2021 @ 9:00am
Where: Kenedy County Courthouse, Sarita

Download this public notice (updated May 27, 2021) for the proposed amendment of district rules.
To view our previous meeting agendas and minutes, please click here.

The public is welcome to attend these meetings.

Kenedy County Groundwater Conservation District

Kenedy County Groundwater Conservation District works with state water regulation, farmers and ranchers, and the community of and around Kenedy County to preserve and protect groundwater from over-consumption, contamination, and neglect. Through monitoring of current water well usage and regulation of new wells permitted, we can all help the district's citizens, livestock, and developers have ample water supply. Our district comprises of Kenedy County with interests in neighboring Brooks, Hidalgo, Jim Wells, Kleberg, Nueces, and Willacy counties. To learn more about how we serve our area including our board of directors, adopted budget, audit, and more, please click here.

Contact Kenedy County GCD

General Manager
Andy Garza
P.O. Box 212
Sarita, Texas 78385
(361) 294-5336 - Phone
(361) 294-5244 - Fax

District Administrator
Leo Villarreal
100 E. Kleberg, Suite 304
P.O. Box 1433
Kingsville, Texas 78364-1433
(361) 592-9347 - Phone