Articles 2018-05-14T11:52:21+00:00

TCEQ Responds to EPA Ozone Designations

On July 18, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) released a response to the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) 2015 ozone attainment/nonattainment designations. TCEQ agreed with the EPA designations for Atascosa, Bandera, Comal, Guadalupe, Kendall, Medina, and Wilson Counties as Attainment/Unclassifiable for the 2015 ozone National Ambient Air Quality […]

July 19th, 2018|Tags: |0 Comments

House Special Purpose Districts – July 19, 2018

The House Committee on Special Purpose Districts met on July 19 to discuss a new template for Municipal Utility District and Management District bills.

This report is intended to give you an overview and highlight of the discussions on the various topics the committee took up. This report is not a […]

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Comptroller Guidance on Wayfair Supreme Court Decision

In the June 27 press release, Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar issues initial guidance and a memorandum noting the following was taking place or will take place:

  • Implementation will be done carefully and deliberately with ample input from the public
  • Reviewing of rules for possible updates  – for example, explain the amount […]
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Texas Water Development Board – July 9, 2018

The Texas Water Development Board met on July 9 to hear invited testimony on ongoing funding efforts and the agency’s strategic plan. TWDB approved financial assistance totaling $1,300,000 for Texas communities. Of this funding, $800,000 was approved for a rural water project.

  • $500,000 to the Orange County Drainage District (Orange […]
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