RESTORE COUNCIL ISSUES PRESS RELEASE: 2022 Comprehensive Plan and Videos
Today the RESTORE Council issued a press release addressing the posting of the 2022 Comprehensive Plan for public comment, as well as the release of videos highlighting several RESTORE funded projects in Texas.
Release of Videos
TCEQ Executive Director Baker is pleased to announce the release of videos highlighting four RESTORE and Deep Water Horizon-funded projects in Texas. Three of the videos display land acquisition projects and the fourth details a project supporting efforts to provide technical and non-technical training, professional development and work experience in restoration, conservation and resiliency.
RESTORE Council to Release 2022 Comprehensive Plan for Public Comment
Toby Baker, Governor Abbott’s appointee to the RESTORE Council and TCEQ Executive Director, is encouraging the public to provide comment on the Council’s 2022 Comprehensive Plan.
Texas Trustee Implementation Group Releases Second Draft Restoration Plan
The Texas Trustee Implementation Group (TIG) is seeking public comment on the Draft Restoration Plan/Environmental Assessment #2: Restoration of Wetlands, Coastal, and Nearshore Habitats; Nutrient Reduction; Oysters; Sea Turtles; and Birds.
Bkt 2/FPL 3b Approval – $79 million in Funding Approved for Texas
The RESTORE Council approved $302 million in Bkt 2 grants for programs and projects in the Funded Priority List (FPL) 3b.
2020 Texas TIG Annual Public Meeting Notice
The Texas Trustee Implementation Group held its 2020 annual public meeting on November 4, 2020 via an online video presentation.
Texas Trustee Implementation Group Annual Public Meeting
The Texas Trustee Implementation Group held its 2019 annual public meeting on December 4, 2019 via an online video presentation.
Bucket 1 Direct Component: Multi-Year Implementation Plan (MIP) Grants Awarded
TCEQ has received four grant awards from the U.S. Department of Treasury in association with projects included in the Texas Bkt 1 accepted Multi-Year Implementation Plan (MIP).
Bucket 5 Centers of Excellence: Grant II Awarded
$3.5 million Centers of Excellence grant awarded by the U.S. Department of Treasury on August 1, 2020.
Bucket 3 State Expenditure Plan (SEP): Approved
The RESTORE Council Chair approved the Texas SEP Amendment #1 (2020) on July 30, 2020.