Following an unexpected boil-water notice not related to a winter storm, Austin Water Director Greg Meszaros announced his resignation last week from a job he has held for nearly 15 years. Several City Council members took the opportunity to praise his leadership at Tuesday’s special called meeting; however, for most of the two-hour meeting, Meszaros and Assistant Director Rick Coronado focused on a number of unanswered questions about what happened at the Ullrich water treatment plant between the night of Friday, Feb. 4, and 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 5, when Austin Water issued a boil-water notice to the public.  

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