Texas Commission on Environmental Quality http://ketr.org en New reservoirs must pass TCEQ process before licensure http://ketr.org/post/new-reservoirs-must-pass-tceq-process-licensure <p>With all the attention on the Texas Water Development Board, it's worth noting that there's more than one state agency involved in the construction of any new reservoir. The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality must grant a license for any new reservoir construction project. The licensure process is a long and complicated one.</p><p></p> Mon, 17 Mar 2014 12:03:22 +0000 Mark Haslett 50779 at http://ketr.org New reservoirs must pass TCEQ process before licensure Lake Ralph Hall permit approved http://ketr.org/post/lake-ralph-hall-permit-approved <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A long-anticipated plan for a new lake in southeastern&nbsp;</span>Fannin<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> County – Lake Ralph Hall – received state approval today.</span> Tue, 24 Sep 2013 16:50:47 +0000 Mark Haslett 43310 at http://ketr.org Lake Ralph Hall permit approved Cooper Lake at less than half capacity as drought continues http://ketr.org/post/cooper-lake-less-half-capacity-drought-continues <p>Some welcome rains this afternoon aren't enough to make a dent in the overall drought in Northeast Texas. Thu, 11 Jul 2013 20:30:34 +0000 Mark Haslett 39874 at http://ketr.org Cooper Lake at less than half capacity as drought continues Lake Ralph Hall plan clears hurdle http://ketr.org/post/lake-ralph-hall-plan-clears-hurdle <p>The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality will be the next agency to review the plan for Lake Ralph Hall, which supporters say would be an environmental boon as well as a needed water source. Thu, 27 Jun 2013 19:10:37 +0000 Mark Haslett 39220 at http://ketr.org Lake Ralph Hall plan clears hurdle Nitrite Levels Back to Normal in Commerce http://ketr.org/post/nitrite-levels-back-normal-commerce <p>COMMERCE - The City of Commerce has issued notice to rescind the advisory for high nitrites in the drinking water. The water delivered to homes in the city has been deemed safe. Wed, 19 Dec 2012 15:19:12 +0000 Jerrod Knight 30968 at http://ketr.org Nitrite Levels Back to Normal in Commerce High Nitrites Affecting Delta County Water Supply http://ketr.org/post/high-nitrites-affecting-delta-county-water-supply <p>The high nitrite levels in Commerce are also affecting water supply in Northeast Hunt county and Western Delta county. Thu, 06 Dec 2012 22:19:30 +0000 Daniel Starks 30459 at http://ketr.org High Nitrites Affecting Delta County Water Supply High Nitrites in Commerce Water Supply http://ketr.org/post/high-nitrites-commerce-water-supply <p>The City of Commerce has issued a mandatory public notice regarding the public water supply, required by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. Mon, 03 Dec 2012 21:29:01 +0000 Jerrod Knight 30307 at http://ketr.org High Nitrites in Commerce Water Supply Are you aware of burning rules in Texas? http://ketr.org/post/are-you-aware-burning-rules-texas <p>Citizens in unincorporated Texas area again urged to follow proper burning procedures amid two local wildfires that burned 50 acres Tuesday.&nbsp; Wed, 13 Jun 2012 13:42:38 +0000 Scott Harvey 22490 at http://ketr.org Are you aware of burning rules in Texas? With nearly two year project complete, celebration planned http://ketr.org/post/nearly-two-year-project-complete-celebration-planned <p>GREENVILLE - A dedication ceremony is Tuesday at 1 p.m. for the City of Greenville&rsquo;s new $20 million wastewater reclamation center. Mon, 23 Apr 2012 13:42:09 +0000 Brad Kellar 19978 at http://ketr.org With nearly two year project complete, celebration planned Customers cautioned as water outage restored http://ketr.org/post/customers-cautioned-water-outage-restored <p>JACOBIA -&nbsp;Some residents of a rural Hunt County community had to make do without running water for 36 hours or more.&nbsp;Citizens in&nbsp;Jacobia are now being asked to boil what they receive. Thu, 19 Apr 2012 13:19:09 +0000 Brad Kellar 19814 at http://ketr.org Customers cautioned as water outage restored