TCEQ http://ketr.org en No flow standards for Sulphur, Cypress, Red River Basins http://ketr.org/post/no-flow-standards-sulphur-cypress-red-river-basins <p>Senate Bill 3 established "environmental flow standards" for river basins associated with a river that flows into the Gulf of Mexico in Texas. But for some rivers in the northern part of the state, no such standards are in place.</p><p>The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality must decide on acceptable flow standards in those river basins on a case-by-case basis. River basins in Northeast Texas with no established flow standards are the Red, the Sulphur and the Cypress.</p><p></p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 12:55:36 +0000 Mark Haslett 51117 at http://ketr.org No flow standards for Sulphur, Cypress, Red River Basins 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 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 Water Line Work Prompts Boil Water Notice for Wolfe City http://ketr.org/post/water-line-work-prompts-boil-water-notice-wolfe-city <p>WOLFE CITY - Periodic interruptions in water supply are also scheduled to begin Tuesday and run through early September. Mon, 06 Aug 2012 14:08:23 +0000 Brad Kellar 25032 at http://ketr.org Water Line Work Prompts Boil Water Notice for Wolfe City City to demolish old buildings rather than send money to TCEQ http://ketr.org/post/city-demolish-old-buildings-rather-send-money-tceq <p>COMMERCE -&nbsp;The <a href="http://commercetx.org/departments/city-secretary/agenda/" target="_blank">Commerce City Council</a>&nbsp;has accepted a bid for an environmental project in lieu of paying a fine to the TCEQ, which was<a href="http://ketr.org/post/fine-issued-commerce-wastewater-treatment-plant-violation" target="_blank"> issued following a 2011 inspection </a>at the Wastewater Treatment Plant. Thu, 21 Jun 2012 15:42:21 +0000 Scott Harvey 22909 at http://ketr.org City to demolish old buildings rather than send money to TCEQ Fine issued for Commerce wastewater treatment plant violation http://ketr.org/post/fine-issued-commerce-wastewater-treatment-plant-violation <p><br />Commerce – The City of Commerce is hoping to avoid a more than $38,000 fine from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality by making some improvements locally.</p> Fri, 19 Aug 2011 15:11:48 +0000 Scott Harvey 9417 at http://ketr.org Fine issued for Commerce wastewater treatment plant violation