What is a Water District?

A water district is a local government entity—a special district–that provides water and sewer service and even roads, and other, limited services that cities provide.

Laws & Regulations

Water districts efficiently, effectively, and continuously provide essential services, including water, wastewater, and drainage, to millions of Texans. To ensure that water districts can continue to provide essential services to protect residents and taxpayers, AWBD supports current bills related to the water industry

News & Journal

AWBD’s PIPELINE is our biweekly newsletters informing our members of important dates and other relevant news articles related to water districts. 

Below are a few examples of articles found in the PIPELINE. 

AWBD produces a quarterly journal that contains updates and recaps, regarding legislation, events, and members.


AWBD values itself on extending a helping hand to all our members. These resources will help you further your endeavors within the water industry through AWBDs 3 values: education, unification, and advocacy. You will find guidance on how to make an impact in your community here.