Local Declaration of Disaster issued as dry conditions worsen June 29, 2022 - 00:00 Posted in: News As drought conditions continue, Colorado County Judge Ty Prause issued a local Declaration of Local Disaster for Colorado County June 24. While small spurts of rain have been welcomed this week, ground conditions remain dangerously dry. The Texas Government Code Chapter 418 provides the County Judge may issue a local Disaster ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!