Mission Statement

The Angelina & Neches River Authority shall conserve, store, control, preserve, use, and distribute the storm water, floodwater and the water of the rivers and streams of the state in the Neches River Basin for the benefit of the human environment and the natural environment.


Acting under the broad authority of the Texas State Constitution and Chapter 8501, Special District and Local Laws Code, the Authority, as a conservation and reclamation district, has the same power of control and regulation over the waters of the Neches River and its tributaries that the state has, subject to the constitution and statutes of this state.