News List Page

Nov 14, 2020

Current News

Welcome to exTRA – an aggregation of both TRA-related and industry-specific news clips. TRA’s communications division provides these clips as an educational service to TRA’s valued staff, directors and consultants. The articles selected are determined to be of interest to our readership, but in no way reflect TRA’s official position(s) or view(s).
Nov 03, 2020

Explore Our New Website

Welcome to our new website! We hope you stay awhile, look around and learn a bit more about who we are, what we do and why it matters.
Nov 02, 2020

What it Means to be Essential

We are proud of the services we provide and even more so of the employees who work tirelessly to keep the taps flowing and toilets flushing 24/7, 365 days a year. In fact, we are so proud of their commitment to their jobs, we like to refer to them as heroes.

Nov 01, 2020

Flood Reporting at Your Fingertips

A new one-of-a-kind tool is available to report flooding. The Flood Incident Reporting App is an easy-to-use application which allows landowners to submit current or recent flood data in their area. The information collected provides the Trinity River Authority and the National Weather Service with near real-time data to better evaluate flooding trends, confirm or refine flood categories and establish flood-risk reduction efforts.

Oct 31, 2020

Hidden Treasures of the Trinity

Angela Kilpatrick, manager of watershed science and grants, knows the river backward and forward. In her 19 years with the Trinity River Authority, she has explored the river countless times, yet she continues to uncover objects in and along the river that teach her something new about the life that exists around it.
Sep 30, 2020

I am TRA: Ian Skeen

“I really think TRA has helped me figure out what I want to do in general. It didn’t help me achieve my goals; it really gave me a goal in the first place,” stated Skeen.