Skip to content. | Skip to navigation

Personal tools


Questions or Comments:
You are here: Home / News


News releases, radio sound bites, videos, agency background.


Get e-mail or text updates  Sign up to receive an e-mail or text whenever we post a news release View webcasts of commission agendas and other meetings View webcasts of commission agendas and other meetings Exit the TCEQ
Follow us on Twitter Follow us View our videos at YouTube View our videos
Link to TCEQ News Releases RSS feed available Hear our news sound bites and PSAs Hear our news sound bites and PSAs
Call for information TCEQ Media Relations: 512-239-5000 (we are available to the media 24/7; if after hours, our recording gives you a pager number)


News Releases:

We post our news releases for one year.

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.
TCEQ grants to retrofit diesel school buses
Monday, Sept. 16, 2013 - Air quality improved for students
TCEQ hosts a public meeting on water quality restoration project
Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013 - Upper Oyster Creek to be discussed
TCEQ Schedules Air Permitting and Oil and Gas Facilities Workshop
Monday, Sept. 9, 2013 - Sept. 25-26, Austin Convention Center, 500 E. Cesar Chavez
TCEQ Schedules Water Quality/Stormwater Annual Seminar
Monday, Sept. 9, 2013 - October 3–4, DoubleTree Hotel, 6505 IH 35 North, Austin
TCEQ hosts a public meeting on water quality restoration
Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013 - Implementation plan for Dickinson Bayou to be discussed
TCEQ approves fines totaling $697,926
Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013 - Penalties include $250,000 against BASF Corporation in Brazoria County
TCEQ restricts junior water rights
Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013 - San Saba Watershed affected
TCEQ Considers Removal of Port Arthur from Air Pollutant Watch List
Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013 - Public comment currently being accepted. Public meeting to be held Oct. 8.
TCEQ Approves Fines Totaling $829,348
Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013 - Penalties assessed against 158 regulated entities
Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council to Vote on Cleanup Plan
Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013 - August 28, 1:00 p.m., Hyatt Regency Hotel, 601 Loyola Ave, New Orleans, LA
TCEQ accepting nominations for 2014 Texas Environmental Excellence Awards
Monday, Aug. 5, 2013 - Deadline for applications Oct. 4
TCEQ approves fines totaling $1,217,777
Friday, July 26, 2013 - Penalties assessed against 162 regulated entities
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
TCEQ statement on favorable CSAPR court ruling
Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012

Document Actions

TCEQNews Twitter Feed