The Nueces County Commissioners Court is considering appointments to the South Texas Water Authority Board of Directors.

The regional water supplier for western Nueces County and central Kleberg County, the South Texas Water Authority is committed to working with governmental entities, water supply corporations, industry and commerce to maintain an available high-quality, dependable and affordable water supply for current and future needs.

The board is comprised of nine directors, five appointed by the Commissioners Court of Kleberg County and four appointed by the Commissioners Court of Nueces County.

Board members serve two-year terms. One place must be filled by a resident of Driscoll and one place must be filled by a resident of Agua Dulce.

Applicants may not hold any other public office or be an officer or employee of the South Texas Water Authority.

The deadline for receiving applications for appointment to the board is 5 p.m. April 9.

Interested and qualified citizens of Nueces County are invited to submit a letter of application, with attached resume of qualifications for the position.

Applications should be addressed to Nueces County Judge Samuel L Neal, Jr., Attn: South Texas Water Authority, 901 Leopard St., Room 303, Corpus Christi, Texas, 78401.