In time for Earth Day, here are the Texas 20

Happy Earth Day from TCEQ! Our Take Care of Texas program has curated a list of 20 ways you can help reduce waste, conserve water and energy, and keep our air and water clean. See the list here.   Take Care of Texas is a statewide campaign from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality that … Continue reading In time for Earth Day, here are the Texas 20

The Enforcement Angle: TCEQ’s Toby Baker

Our executive director Toby Baker had the opportunity to take part in a recent episode of the People Places Planet Podcast, the official podcast of the Environmental Law Institute. In the episode, Toby discusses the recent winter storms and their impact on Texans, COVID-19, and his own background as a boy growing up in the … Continue reading The Enforcement Angle: TCEQ’s Toby Baker

Hutto family keenly aware of importance of reliable water service

The pipes beneath my 120-year-old house were no match for the Winter storm of February 2021. As is crucial with a home on a pier and beam foundation, we heeded the advice of plumbers and local authorities: Our pipes were insulated, a heat cable was installed, and of course, we didn't just drip; we ran a steady … Continue reading Hutto family keenly aware of importance of reliable water service