The Riverbend Water Resources District
The Riverbend Water Resources District is a conservation and reclamation district that provides water and waste water services to the Red River Army Depot and the TexAmericas Center industrial park with a 12,000 acre footprint. Riverbend formally represents, through Interlocal Agreements, the interests in water supply for the most northeast Texas region of the state representing the counties of Bowie, Cass and Red River, the Cities of Annona, Atlanta, Avery, DeKalb, Hooks, Leary, Maud, Nash, New Boston, Redwater, Texarkana (TX) and Wake Village, as well as Central Bowie County Water Supply Corporation, Oak Grove Water Supply Corporation, and TexAmericas Center.
Riverbend is also building a master plan for the area's water infrastructure and development. Riverbend serves as a conduit for financing for industrial projects and tax-exempt financing for municipal and rural projects.
Riverbend is the local representative for surrounding utilities on Lake Wright Patman Reservoir and issues with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, as well as state agencies and entities within and outside of Region D state water planning area. Riverbend receives no tax revenues or appropriations.