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TCEQ approves fines totaling $164,853

Oct. 5, 2022 - Penalties Assessed Against 31 Regulated Entities
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
ContactVictoria Cann
Phone512-239-5000
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The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality today approved penalties totaling $118,843 against 15 regulated entities for violations of state environmental regulations.

Agreed orders were issued for the following enforcement categories: one air quality, three municipal wastewater discharges, and six public water systems.

Default orders were issued for the following enforcement categories: one municipal solid waste, two petroleum storage tanks, and one public water system.   

A proposal for decision was issued for the following enforcement category: one air quality. 

In addition, on Oct. 4, the executive director approved penalties totaling $46,010 against 16 entities.

Agenda items from today’s meeting can be viewed on the application/pdfTCEQ website. TCEQ's next agenda meeting is scheduled for Oct. 19, 2022. Meetings can be viewed live on the Agenda Meeting Webcasts webpage. Archived meetings can be viewed on the TCEQ YouTube channel. Follow us on Twitter: @TCEQ.