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TCEQ approves fines Totaling $910,673
Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014 - Includes $300,256 against Gulf Chemical and Metallurgical Corp.
Zak Covar Appointed TCEQ Commissioner
Monday, January 13, 2014 - Previously served as Executive Director
TCEQ opens public comment period on revised penalty policy proposal
Monday, Jan. 6, 2014 - Deadline for comments is February 5
Texas Versus New Mexico Water Lawsuit Should Move Forward
Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013 - U.S. Solicitor General says Texas has adequately pleaded case for injury
TCEQ Approves Fines Totaling $781,154
Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013 - Includes $126,250 against ExxonMobil Oil Corporation and $101,038 against Motiva Enterprises, LLC, both of Jefferson County
TCEQ approves fines totaling $700,609
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013 - Includes $200,000 against Flint Hills Resources, LLC in Jefferson Co.
TCEQ Announces Grants and Workshops for Clean Transportation Triangle and Alternative Fueling Facilities Programs
Monday, Nov. 18, 2013 - Request for grant application closes 5:00 p.m. CST, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. Visit or call 800-919-TERP (8377)
TCEQ Approves Fines Totaling $357,317
Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013 - Penalties assessed against 43 regulated entities
TCEQ Approves Fines Totaling $582,049
Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013 - Penalties assessed against 79 regulated entities
TCEQ Lifts Restrictions on Water Rights
Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013 - San Saba River Basin Affected
TCEQ Lifts Restrictions on Water Rights
Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013 - Brazos River Basin Affected
TCEQ Establishes Water Project Liaison in Response to Governor's Request
Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013 - Meeting the Water Challenges Facing Texas
TCEQ approves fines totaling $678,041
Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013 - Penalties of $100,000 against KM Liquids Terminals, LLC in Harris Co.
Texas RESTORE Act Advisory Board Holds First Organizational Meeting
Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013 - Board Includes Members from 11 State Agencies
TCEQ approves fines totaling $850,541 and water-right permit for new reservoir
Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013 - Penalties include $215,600 against Superior Crude Gathering, Inc.
Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council Extends Public Comment Period
Thursday, June 20, 2013 - Deadline for comments is July 8
Op-Ed: Unless Mexico honors water treaty, Valley could face disastrous summer
Thursday, May 30, 2013 - By Commissioner Todd Staples, Texas Department of Agriculture Commissioner Carlos Rubinstein, Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
Texas Senate Confirms Commissioner Toby Baker
Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013 - Unanimous support for Baker appointment
Texas files complaint against New Mexico with U.S. Supreme Court
Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013 - New Mexico illegally diverting water apportioned to Texas under 1938 Water Compact
Statement from TCEQ Commissioner Toby Baker on today's DOJ partial settlement with Transocean
Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013 - Transocean Deepwater Inc. to pay record $1 billion in civil penalties and $400 million in criminal fines for 2010 Gulf Coast oil spill

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