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Statement on EPA's proposal to approve flexible permit program
Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014 - Will be taken up at Feb. 12 TCEQ agenda meeting
TCEQ approves fines totaling $608,712
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 - Penalties assessed against 134 regulated entites
U.S. Supreme Court Rules Water Lawsuit Against New Mexico Can Proceed
Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014
Richard A. Hyde, P.E., Named as TCEQ Executive Director
Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014 - Formerly deputy executive director
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
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
TCEQ statement on favorable CSAPR court ruling
Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012

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