Congressman Farenthold’s statement on Corpus Christi water issue

Corpus Christi, TX – Congressman Blake Farenthold (R-Texas) released the following statement today as he works with local, state and federal officials to find a resolution to the water issue in Corpus Christi.

“As a result of the most recent water advisory, I’ve spoken with officials at TCEQ, Governor Abbott’s office and the city of Corpus Christi,” said Congressman Farenthold. “TCEQ is working with the EPA to first solve the problem and then to make sure this doesn’t happen again. I’ve offered the full assistance of my office. TCEQ assures me it is receiving the utmost assistance from the federal government, and the Governor’s office has told me the National Guard is working with the city to provide water distribution. As we have more information, we’ll release it to the public.”