DWPZ

AcronymDefinition
DWPZDrinking Water Protection Zone (Austin, TX)
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A city council ordinance created the Desired Development Zone (DDZ) and the Drinking Water Protection Zone (DWPZ) to identify where growth will occur.
Between 1997 and 2000, approximately 30% of the building permits issued by the City of Austin were within the Austin Drinking Water Protection Zone (DWPZ), a groundwater aquifer beneath the western one-third of Austin that is ecologically unsuitable for intensive development (Sui et al.