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Fifth Grader Wins Regional Art Contest

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FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – Serene Nijem, a fifth-grader at Olive Tree Montessori Academy, Fort Worth, is the regional winner in the Take Care of Texas art contest for the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality’s Dallas-Fort Worth region. 66 more words


YPT Houston Volunteers March 25th - 24th annual River, Lakes, Bays ‘n Bayous Trash Bash

Please mark your calendar on Saturday, March 25th at 8:00AM for the 24th annual River, Lakes, Bays ‘n Bayous Trash Bash from 8am to 12pm. 316 more words

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Utility faces penalty for wastewater release in nature preserve

BEE CAVE, Texas (KXAN) — A Travis County public utility is facing thousands of dollars in fines for environmental violations that included the release of nearly 2 million gallons of treated wastewater into the Balcones Canyonlands Preserve last year, according to records obtained by KXAN. 379 more words


TCEQ asked to supply more information on permit for Onion Creek wastewater

DRIPPING SPRINGS, Texas (KXAN) — The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is asking the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) to provide additional information on potential environmental impacts related to a permit to allow treated wastewater by the city of Dripping Springs to be dumped into Onion Creek. 331 more words


Travis County residents question boil water notification effectiveness

TRAVIS COUNTY, Texas (KXAN) — Eastern Travis County residents are questioning the effectiveness of boil water notifications after a Sunday water utility pressure problem led to notifications in their area that some did not receive. 373 more words


Granite Shoals hit with lead testing violation

GRANITE SHOALS, Texas (KXAN) The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has proposed enforcement and fines against the City of Granite Shoals for violating lead and copper testing rules, according to agency records. 364 more words


Anti-coal groups protest Commission on Environmental Quality

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Anti-coal groups protested in front of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) Wednesday. The commission approved a wastewater discharge permit and expansion for the Dos Republicas coal mine near Eagle Pass, Texas. 146 more words