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					Comptroller of Public Accounts                                                 2012, or as soon thereafter as practical; Commencement of Grant Fund­
                                                                               ing - as soon thereafter as practical.
Notice of Availability and Request for Applications
                                                                               TRD-201105091
Pursuant to Chapter 403, §403.352 and §403.358, Texas Government               William Clay Harris
Code; Chapter 134, §134.002 and §134.008, Texas Education Code;
                                                                               Assistant General Counsel, Contracts
and House Bill Nos. 3 and 1935, 81st Texas Legislature, Regular Ses­
                                                                               Comptroller of Public Accounts
sion (2009), the Comptroller of Public Accounts (Comptroller), an­
nounces this Notice of Availability and Request for Applications (RFA          Filed: November 18, 2011
#E-JG5-2011) and invites applications from qualified and interested                                  ♦            ♦           ♦
public junior colleges and public technical institutes for Jobs and Edu­
cation for Texans’ (JET) grants to defray the start-up costs associated        Notice of Legal Banking Holidays
with the development of new career and technical education programs            Texas Tax Code §111.053(b) requires that, before January 1 of each
that meet the requirements consistent with the terms of the Request            year, the Comptroller of Public Accounts publish a list of the legal
for Applications and this notice. The Comptroller reserves the right to        holidays for banking purposes for that year. This is the 2012 Eleventh
award more than one grant under the terms of the RFA. If a grant award         District Holiday Schedule. Pursuant to the Federal Reserve Bank of
is made under the terms of this RFA, the recipient should anticipate an        Dallas Notice 11-63 dated September 23, 2011, the Federal Reserve
effective date no earlier than February 28, 2012, or as soon thereafter        Bank of Dallas and its branches at El Paso, Houston, and San Antonio,
as practical.                                                                  Texas, will be closed on the following holidays in 2012:
Contact: Parties interested in submitting an application should con­           Monday, January 2, New Years’ Day
tact Robert Wood, Director, Local Government Assistance Division,
at: 111 E. 17th St., 11th Floor, Austin, Texas 78774, (512) 463-3973.          Monday, January 16, Martin Luther King Jr. Day
The Application and instructions will be available at http://www.ev­           Monday, February 20, Presidents Day
erychanceeverytexan.org/funds after 10:00 a.m. Central Time (CT) on
December 2, 2011, and during normal business hours thereafter.                 Monday, May 28, Memorial Day
Questions: All written inquiries and questions must be received in the         Wednesday, July 4, Independence Day
Issuing Office, at: LBJ State Office Building, Room 201, 111 East 17th           Monday, September 3, Labor Day
Street, Austin, Texas 78774 (Issuing Office) no later than 2:00 p.m.
(CT) on Friday, December 9, 2011. Prospective applicants are encour­           Monday, October 8, Columbus Day
aged to fax Questions to (512) 463-3669 or email Questions to con­             Monday, November 12, Veterans Day
tracts@cpa.state.tx.us to ensure timely receipt. On or about Decem­
ber 16, 2011, the Comptroller expects to post responses to questions at        Thursday, November 22, Thanksgiving Day
http://esbd.cpa.state.tx.us. Late questions will not be considered under       Tuesday, December 25, Christmas Day
any circumstances. Applicants shall be solely responsible for verifying
timely receipt of questions in the Issuing Office.                              The Federal Reserve standard holiday schedule mandates that if Jan­
                                                                               uary 1, July 4, November 11, or December 25 falls on a Sunday, the
Closing Date: Applications must be delivered in the Issuing Office to           following Monday will be observed as a holiday. If January 1, July
the attention of William Clay Harris, Assistant General Counsel, Con­          4, November 11, or December 25 occurs on a Saturday, the preceding
tracts, no later than 2:00 p.m. CT, on Wednesday, December 21, 2011.           Friday will not be observed as a holiday.
Late applications will not be considered under any circumstances. Re­
spondents shall be solely responsible for verifying the timely receipt of      For 2012, January 1 occurs on a Sunday; therefore, the following Mon­
applications in the Issuing Office.                                             day will be observed as a holiday. Also, November 11 occurs on a Sun­
                                                                               day; therefore, the following Monday will be observed as a holiday.
Evaluation Criteria: Applications will be evaluated under the evalua­
tion criteria outlined in the application instructions. The Comptroller        TRD-201105123
will make the final decision. The Comptroller reserves the right to ac­         William Clay Harris
cept or reject any or all applications submitted. The Comptroller is not       Assistant General Counsel, Contracts
obligated to make a grant award or to execute a contract on the basis          Comptroller of Public Accounts
of this notice or RFA. The Comptroller shall not pay for any costs in­         Filed: November 18, 2011
curred by any entity in responding to this Notice or RFA.
                                                                                                    ♦            ♦           ♦
The anticipated schedule of events pertaining to this grant is as follows:
Issuance of RFA - December 2, 2011, after 10:00 a.m. CT; Questions             Notice of Request for Applications
Due - December 9, 2011, 2:00 p.m. CT; Official Responses to Ques­               Pursuant to Chapters 403, 447 and 2305, Texas Government Code;
tions posted - December 16, 2011; Applications Due - December 21,              and the State Energy Plan (SEP) and related legal authority and reg­
2011, 2:00 p.m. CT; Grant Award/Contract Execution - February 28,              ulations, the Comptroller of Public Accounts (Comptroller), State En­
                                                                               ergy Conservation Office (SECO), announces this Request for Appli-



                                                                             IN ADDITION           December 2, 2011            36 TexReg 8261
cations (RFA #ET-G1-2012) and Notice of Funding Availability up to           Pursuant to Chapters 403 and 2115; and §2155.001 and §2156.121,
$330,000 in grant funding and invites applications from eligible in­         Texas Government Code, the Comptroller of Public Accounts (Comp­
terested public junior colleges or public technical institutes for grant     troller) announces its Request for Proposals (RFP No. 202d) from qual­
funds for the Energy Training and Education Program. Eligible entities       ified, independent firms to provide overpayment recovery audit ser­
must be a public junior college or public technical institute and applica­   vices to participating state agencies as assigned by Comptroller. One
tions must include twenty percent (20%) match of total requested grant       or more successful respondents will assist Comptroller in conducting
funds. The Comptroller reserves the right to award more than one grant       overpayment recovery audits of participating state agencies and pro­
under the terms of this RFA. If a grant award is made under the terms        viding other related services, as directed by Comptroller. Comptroller
of the RFA, awardees, if any, will be expected to begin performance of       reserves the right to award one or more contracts under this RFP. The
the grant agreement on or about March 31, 2012, or as soon thereafter        successful respondent(s), if any, will be expected to begin performance
as practical.                                                                of the contract(s), if any, awarded under this RFP on or about March 1,
                                                                             2012, or as soon thereafter as practical.
Contact: For general questions about these instructions or the appli­
cation form, please submit your question in writing to William Clay          Contact: Parties interested in submitting a proposal should contact Jette
Harris, Assistant General Counsel, Contracts, via facsimile to: (512)        B. Withers, Assistant General Counsel, Contracts, Comptroller of Pub­
463-3669. This notice of RFA will be published after 10:00 am Central        lic Accounts, 111 E. 17th St., Room 201, Austin, Texas 78774 (Issu­
Time (CT) on Friday, December 2, 2011 and posted on the Electronic           ing Office), telephone number: (512) 305-8673, to obtain a copy of
State Business Daily (ESBD) at: http://esbd.cpa.state.tx.us after 10:00      the RFP. The Comptroller will mail copies of the RFP only to those
a.m. CT on Friday, December 2, 2011. The application, instructions           specifically requesting a copy. The RFP will be available for pick-up at
and sample grant agreement will be posted shortly thereafter on the fol­     the above-referenced address on Friday, December 2, 2011, after 10:00
lowing website: http://www.seco.cpa.state.tx.us/funding/                     a.m., Central Time (CT), and during normal business hours thereafter.
                                                                             The Comptroller will also make the RFP available electronically on the
Questions and Non-Mandatory Letters of Intent: All written inquiries,
                                                                             Electronic State Business Daily at: http://esbd.cpa.state.tx.us on De­
questions, and Non-mandatory Letters of Intent must be received at
                                                                             cember 2, 2011, after 10:00 a.m. CT.
the above-referenced address (Issuing Office), not later than 2:00 p.m.
(CT) on Friday, January 13, 2012. Prospective applicants are encour­         Questions and Non-Mandatory Letters of Intent: All written inquiries,
aged to fax non-mandatory Letters of Intent and Questions to (512)           questions, and non-mandatory Letters of Intent to propose must be re­
463-3669 to ensure timely receipt. Non-mandatory Letters of Intent           ceived at the above-referenced address not later than 2:00 p.m. CT
must be addressed to the attention of Mr. Harris and must be signed          on Wednesday, December 14, 2011. Prospective respondents are en­
by an official of the entity. On or about Friday January 20, 2012, the        couraged to fax or e-mail non-mandatory Letters of Intent and Ques­
Comptroller expects to post responses to questions on the ESBD. Late         tions to (512) 463-3669 or contracts@cpa.state.tx.us to ensure timely
Questions will not be considered. Applicants shall be solely responsi­       receipt. The Letter of Intent must be addressed to Jette B. Withers,
ble for verifying timely receipt of Non-Mandatory Letters of Intent and      Assistant General Counsel, Contracts, and must contain the informa­
Questions in the Issuing Office.                                              tion as stated in the corresponding section of the RFP and be signed
                                                                             by an official of that entity. On or about Friday, December 16, 2011,
Closing Date: Applications must be delivered to the Issuing Office to
                                                                             the Comptroller expects to post responses to questions as a revision
the attention of the Assistant General Counsel, Contracts, no later than
                                                                             to the Electronic State Business Daily notice on the issuance of this
2:00 p.m. (CT), on Friday, February 17, 2012. Late Applications will
                                                                             RFP. Respondents are solely responsible for verifying timely receipt of
not be considered under any circumstances; Applicants shall be solely
                                                                             Questions and Non-mandatory Letters of Intent in the Issuing Office by
responsible for verifying time receipt of applications in the Issuing Of­
                                                                             the deadline. Non-mandatory Letters of Intent and Questions received
fice.
                                                                             after this time and date will not be considered.
Evaluation Criteria: Applications will be evaluated under the criteria
                                                                             Closing Date: Proposals must be delivered to the Issuing Office, to
outlined in the grant application and instructions for this RFA. The
                                                                             the attention of the Assistant General Counsel, Contracts, no later than
Comptroller reserves the right to accept or reject any or all applica­
                                                                             2:00 p.m. CT, on Friday, January 20, 2012. Proposals received af­
tions submitted. The Comptroller is not obligated to execute a grant
                                                                             ter this time and date will not be considered under any circumstances.
agreement on the basis of this notice or the distribution of any RFA.
                                                                             Respondents are solely responsible for submission of Non-mandatory
The Comptroller shall not pay for any costs incurred by any entity in
                                                                             Letters of Intent and Questions by the deadline.
responding to this Notice or to the RFA.
                                                                             Evaluation Criteria: Proposals will be evaluated under the evaluation
The anticipated schedule of events pertaining to this RFA is as fol­
                                                                             criteria outlined in the RFP. The Comptroller shall make the final de­
lows: Issuance of RFA - December 2, 2011, after 10:00 a.m. CT; Non-
                                                                             cision on any contract award or awards resulting from this RFP. The
Mandatory Letters of Intent and Questions Due - January 13, 2012,
                                                                             Comptroller reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to accept or reject
2:00 p.m. CT; Official Responses to Questions posted - January 20,
                                                                             any or all proposals submitted. The Comptroller is not obligated to
2012; Applications Due - February 17, 2012 2:00 p.m. CT; Grant
                                                                             award or execute any contracts on the basis of this notice or the distri­
Agreement Execution - March 31, 2012, or as soon thereafter as practi­
                                                                             bution of any RFP. The Comptroller shall not pay for any costs incurred
cal; Commencement of Project - March 31, 2012, or as soon thereafter
                                                                             by any entity in responding to this notice or the RFP.
as practical.
TRD-201105090
                                                                             The anticipated schedule of events is as follows: Issuance of RFP ­
                                                                             December 2, 2011, 10:00 a.m. CT; Non-Mandatory Letter of Intent
William Clay Harris
                                                                             to propose and Questions Due - December 14, 2011, 2:00 p.m. CT;
Assistant General Counsel, Contracts
                                                                             Official Responses to Questions posted - December 16, 2011, or as
Comptroller of Public Accounts                                               soon thereafter as practical; Proposals Due - January 20, 2012, 2:00
Filed: November 18, 2011                                                     p.m. CT; Contract Execution - March 1, 2012, or as soon thereafter as
                      ♦             ♦            ♦                           practical; and Commencement of Project Activities as soon thereafter
                                                                             as practical.
Notice of Request for Proposals



36 TexReg 8262            December 2, 2011              Texas Register
TRD-201105092                                                                 Appropriations Act, Article III, Rider 62, Online College and Career
William Clay Harris                                                           Preparation Technical Assistance Program, 82nd Texas Legislature,
Assistant General Counsel, Contracts                                          2011.
Comptroller of Public Accounts                                                Selection Criteria. Applications will be selected based on the ability
Filed: November 18, 2011                                                      of each applicant to carry out all requirements contained in the RFA.
                                                                              Reviewers will evaluate applications based on the overall quality and
                      ♦            ♦            ♦                             validity of the proposed grant projects and the extent to which the ap­
Texas Education Agency                                                        plications address the primary objectives and intent of the project. Ap­
                                                                              plications must address each requirement as specified in the RFA to be
Request for Applications Concerning Online College and
                                                                              considered for funding. TEA reserves the right to select from the high­
Career Preparation Technical Assistance Program Grant, Cycle                  est-ranking applications those that address all requirements in the RFA.
2
                                                                              TEA is not obligated to approve an application, provide funds, or en­
Filing Date. November 18, 2011                                                dorse any application submitted in response to this RFA. This RFA does
Filing Authority. The availability of grant funds under Request for Ap­       not commit TEA to pay any costs before an application is approved.
plications (RFA) #701-12-102 is authorized by the General Appropria­          The issuance of this RFA does not obligate TEA to award a grant or
tions Act, Article III, Rider 62, Online College and Career Preparation       pay any costs incurred in preparing a response.
Technical Assistance Program, 82nd Texas Legislature, 2011.                   Applicants’ Conference. An applicants’ conference will be held by
Eligible Applicants. The Texas Education Agency (TEA) is requesting           webinar on Wednesday, January 11, 2012, from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
applications under Request for Applications (RFA) #701-12-102 for             To reserve a webinar seat, go to https://www2.gotomeeting.com/regis­
the Online College and Career Preparation Technical Assistance Pro­           ter/798558514. The system requirements for PC-based attendees are
gram Grant, Cycle 2, from school districts and open-enrollment char­          Windows 2000, XP Home, XP Pro, 2003 Server, or Vista. The re­
ter schools in Texas on behalf of campuses that meet the following            quirements for Macintosh-based attendees are Mac OS X 10.4 (Tiger)
criteria: (1) the campus must serve students in Grades 9-12; (2) the          or later. Each person attending will be required to register the repre­
campus must be evaluated under standard procedures in the state ac­           sentative’s name and the name, address, and telephone number of the
countability system; (3) the percentage of campus student population          applicant organization.
identified as at risk is greater than or equal to 75 percent; (4) the per­     Questions relevant to the RFA may be emailed to Nicole Chupka at
centage of campus student population identified as economically dis­           nicole.chupka@tea.state.tx.us or faxed to (512) 463-4246 no later than
advantaged is greater than or equal to 60 percent; (5) the campus serves      Friday, December 23, 2011. These questions, along with other infor­
no fewer than 100 students; or (6) the campus participated in the On­         mation, will be addressed in the webinar. The webinar will be open to
line College Preparation Assistance Pilot Program starting March 15,          all potential applicants and will provide general and clarifying infor­
2010, and ending August 31, 2011. A list of eligible campuses will be         mation about the program and RFA.
published with the RFA. The list of eligible campuses was established
using 2010-2011 data from the Public Education Information Manage­            Requesting the Application. RFAs are no longer available in print.
ment System (PEIMS). Campuses that are participating in the Online            The announcement letter and complete RFA will be posted on the TEA
College and Career Preparation Technical Assistance Program Grant,            website at http://burleson.tea.state.tx.us/GrantOpportunities/forms for
Cycle 1, that began on March 1, 2011, and ends on August 31, 2012,            viewing and downloading. In the "Select Search Options" box, select
are not eligible for participation in this grant program.                     the name of the RFA from the drop-down list. Scroll down to the "Ap­
                                                                              plication and Support Information" section to view all documents that
Description. Through the Online College and Career Preparation Tech­          pertain to this RFA.
nical Assistance Program Grant, Cycle 2, eligible campuses will con­
tract with a TEA-approved service provider to implement an online             Further Information. For clarifying information about the RFA,
college preparation program designed to assist students in Grades 9-12        contact Christine McCormick, Division of Grants Administration,
in preparing for postsecondary success. The program will provide ro­          Texas Education Agency, (512) 463-8525. In order to assure that no
bust, engaging, and informative college and career assistance to stu­         prospective applicant may obtain a competitive advantage because of
dents, parents, counselors, and teachers through an online program.           acquisition of information unknown to other prospective applicants,
Campus-wide use of the program will foster a college-going culture            any and all questions must be submitted in writing to the TEA contact
and increase transition to successful postsecondary college and career        persons identified in Part 2: Program Guidelines of the RFA. All
experiences for participating students. Campuses implementing the on­         questions and the written answers thereto will be posted on the TEA
line program will provide TEA with evaluation data on best/promising          website in the format of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) at
practices related to increasing postsecondary success for Texas high          http://burleson.tea.state.tx.us/GrantOpportunities/forms by Thursday,
school students.                                                              January 19, 2012. In the "Select Search Options" box, select the name
                                                                              of the RFA from the drop-down list. Scroll down to the "Application
Dates of Project. The Online College and Career Preparation Techni­           and Support Information" section to view all documents that pertain
cal Assistance Program Grant, Cycle 2, will be implemented during             to this RFA.
the 2011-2012, 2012-2013, and 2013-2014 school years. Applicants
should plan for a starting date of no earlier than March 15, 2012, and        Deadline for Receipt of Applications. Applications must be received
an ending date of no later than May 31, 2014.                                 in the TEA Document Control Center by 5:00 p.m. (Central Time),
                                                                              Thursday, January 26, 2012, to be eligible to be considered for funding.
Project Amount. A total of $3 million is available for funding the
Online College and Career Preparation Technical Assistance Program            TRD-201105116
Grant, Cycle 2, during the March 15, 2012, through May 31, 2014,              Cristina De La Fuente-Valadez
project period. Funding will be provided for approximately 30-40              Director, Rulemaking
projects. The maximum award per campus is $75,000 per year for each           Texas Education Agency
of the two years. This project is funded 100 percent by the General           Filed: November 18, 2011




                                                                            IN ADDITION           December 2, 2011             36 TexReg 8263
                     ♦            ♦            ♦                          TAC §281.25(a)(4), by failing to obtain a Construction General Permit
Texas Commission on Environmental Quality                                 (storm water); PENALTY: $700; ENFORCEMENT COORDINA­
                                                                          TOR: Harvey Wilson, (512) 239-0321; REGIONAL OFFICE: 1977
Agreed Orders                                                             Industrial Boulevard, Abilene, Texas 79602-7833, (325) 698-9674.
The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ or commis­            (4) COMPANY: City of Fort Worth; DOCKET NUMBER:
sion) staff is providing an opportunity for written public comment on     2011-1595-MWD-E; IDENTIFIER: RN100942259; LOCATION:
the listed Agreed Orders (AOs) in accordance with Texas Water Code        Fort Worth, Tarrant County; TYPE OF FACILITY: wastewater
(TWC), §7.075. TWC, §7.075 requires that before the commission            treatment facility; RULE VIOLATED: TWC, §26.121, 30 TAC
may approve the AOs, the commission shall allow the public an op­         §305.125(1), and Texas Pollutant Discharge Elimination System
portunity to submit written comments on the proposed AOs. TWC,            Permit Number WQ0010494013, Permit Conditions Number 2.g, by
§7.075 requires that notice of the proposed orders and the opportunity    failing to prevent the unauthorized discharges of wastewater from a
to comment must be published in the Texas Register no later than the      collection system into water in the state; PENALTY: $10,000; Sup­
30th day before the date on which the public comment period closes,       plemental Environmental Project offset amount of $10,000 applied to
which in this case is January 3, 2012. TWC, §7.075 also requires that     Caddo Lake Institute, Caddo Lake Watershed Enhanced Monitoring
the commission promptly consider any written comments received and        Program; ENFORCEMENT COORDINATOR: Samuel Short, (512)
that the commission may withdraw or withhold approval of an AO if a       239-5363; REGIONAL OFFICE: 2309 Gravel Drive, Fort Worth,
comment discloses facts or considerations that indicate that consent is   Texas 76118-6951, (817) 588-5800.
inappropriate, improper, inadequate, or inconsistent with the require­
                                                                          (5) COMPANY: CUSA GCT, LLC dba Gulf Coast Transporta­
ments of the statutes and rules within the commission’s jurisdiction
                                                                          tion; DOCKET NUMBER: 2011-1459-PST-E; IDENTIFIER:
or the commission’s orders and permits issued in accordance with the
                                                                          RN102475993; LOCATION: Houston, Harris County; TYPE OF
commission’s regulatory authority. Additional notice of changes to a
                                                                          FACILITY: fleet refueling facility; RULE VIOLATED: 30 TAC
proposed AO is not required to be published if those changes are made
                                                                          §334.8(c)(4)(A)(vii) and (5)(B)(ii), by failing to renew a previously
in response to written comments.
                                                                          issued UST delivery certificate by submitting a properly completed
A copy of each proposed AO is available for public inspection at both     UST registration and self-certification form at least 30 days before the
the commission’s central office, located at 12100 Park 35 Circle, Build­   expiration date; 30 TAC §334.8(c)(5)(A)(i) and TWC, §26.3467(a), by
ing C, 1st Floor, Austin, Texas 78753, (512) 239-2545 and at the appli­   failing to make available to a common carrier a valid, current TCEQ
cable regional office listed as follows. Written comments about an AO      delivery certificate before accepting delivery of a regulated substance
should be sent to the enforcement coordinator designated for each AO      into the UST; 30 TAC §334.50(b)(1)(A) and TWC, §26.3467(c)(1), by
at the commission’s central office at P.O. Box 13087, Austin, Texas        failing to monitor the UST for releases at a frequency of at least once
78711-3087 and must be received by 5:00 p.m. on January 3, 2012.          every month (not to exceed 35 days between each monitoring); and
Written comments may also be sent by facsimile machine to the en­         30 TAC §334.10(b), by failing to maintain the UST records and make
forcement coordinator at (512) 239-2550. The commission enforce­          them immediately available for inspection upon request by agency
ment coordinators are available to discuss the AOs and/or the com­        personnel; PENALTY: $13,611; ENFORCEMENT COORDINATOR:
ment procedure at the listed phone numbers; however, TWC, §7.075          Kimberly Walker, (512) 239-2596; REGIONAL OFFICE: 5425 Polk
provides that comments on the AOs shall be submitted to the commis­       Avenue, Suite H, Houston, Texas 77023-1486, (713) 767-3500.
sion in writing.
                                                                          (6) COMPANY: Danny J. Dolen dba Green Lake Estates Water
(1) COMPANY: ANMOL AND ASSOCIATES INCORPORATED                            Supply; DOCKET NUMBER: 2010-1837-PWS-E; IDENTIFIER:
dba Navajo Mini Mart; DOCKET NUMBER: 2011-0984-PST-E;                     RN104443734; LOCATION: Groesbeck, Limestone County; TYPE
IDENTIFIER: RN101883056; LOCATION: Lake Worth, Tar-                       OF FACILITY: public water supply; RULE VIOLATED: 30 TAC
rant County; TYPE OF FACILITY: retail facility with gasoline              §290.42(l) and TCEQ AO Docket Number 2009-0516-PWS-E, Or­
sales; RULE VIOLATED: TWC, §26.3475(c)(1) and 30 TAC                      dering Provision (OP) Number 2.c.i., by failing to provide a thorough
§334.50(b)(1)(A), by failing to monitor the underground storage tanks     plant operations manual that is kept up to date for operator review
(USTs) for releases at a frequency of at least once every month (not      and reference; 30 TAC §290.46(i) and TCEQ AO Docket Number
to exceed 35 days between each monitoring); PENALTY: $2,250;              2009-0516-PWS-E, OP Number 2.c.ii., by failing to adopt an ade­
Supplemental Environmental Project offset amount of $900 applied to       quate plumbing ordinance, regulations, or service agreement with
Caddo Lake Institute, Caddo Lake Watershed Enhanced Monitoring            provisions for proper enforcement to insure that neither cross con­
Program; ENFORCEMENT COORDINATOR: Harvey Wilson, (512)                    nections nor other unacceptable plumbing practices are permitted; 30
239-0321; REGIONAL OFFICE: 2309 Gravel Drive, Fort Worth,                 TAC §290.43(e) and TCEQ AO Docket Number 2009-0516-PWS-E,
Texas 76118-6951, (817) 588-5800.                                         OP Number 2.c.iii., by failing to enclose all potable water storage
                                                                          tanks and pressure maintenance facilities with an intruder resistant
(2) COMPANY: Avali Enterprise, Incorporated dba Super Food
                                                                          fence with lockable gates or within a lockable building; and 30
Mart; DOCKET NUMBER: 2011-1458-PST-E; IDENTIFIER:
                                                                          TAC §290.46(f)(2) and (3)(D)(ii), and (n), §290.41(c)(1)(F)(iii), and
RN102242567; LOCATION: Houston, Harris County; TYPE OF
                                                                          TCEQ AO Docket Number 2009-0516-PWS-E, OP Number 2.a., by
FACILITY: convenience store with retail sales of gasoline; RULE
                                                                          failing to compile and maintain records of water works operation
VIOLATED: 30 TAC §334.50(b)(1)(A) and TWC, §26.3475(c)(1),
                                                                          and maintenance activities for commission review; PENALTY: $897;
by failing to monitor USTs for releases at a frequency of at least
                                                                          ENFORCEMENT COORDINATOR: Epi Villarreal, (361) 825-3425;
once every month (not to exceed 35 days between each monitoring);
                                                                          REGIONAL OFFICE: 6801 Sanger Avenue, Suite 2500, Waco, Texas
PENALTY: $2,750; ENFORCEMENT COORDINATOR: Philip
                                                                          76710-7826, (254) 751-0335.
Aldridge, (512) 239-0855; REGIONAL OFFICE: 5425 Polk Avenue,
Suite H, Houston, Texas 77023-1486, (713) 767-3500.                       (7) COMPANY: Deanville Water Supply Corporation; DOCKET
                                                                          NUMBER: 2011-1174-PWS-E; IDENTIFIER: RN101442085; LO­
(3) COMPANY: Chuck Lawson; DOCKET NUMBER: 2011-1867­
                                                                          CATION: Deanville, Burleson County; TYPE OF FACILITY: water
WQ-E; IDENTIFIER: RN106209497; LOCATION: Abilene, Taylor
                                                                          supply facility; RULE VIOLATED: 30 TAC §290.110(e)(4)(A) and
County; TYPE OF FACILITY: individual; RULE VIOLATED: 30



36 TexReg 8264           December 2, 2011             Texas Register
(f)(3), by failing to submit a disinfectant level quarterly operating      analysis and by failing to provide public notification of the failure to
report to the executive director each quarter by the tenth day of the      sample; PENALTY: $5,105; ENFORCEMENT COORDINATOR:
month following the end of each quarter; PENALTY: $3,480; EN­              Stephen Thompson, (512) 239-2558; REGIONAL OFFICE: 6300
FORCEMENT COORDINATOR: Harvey Wilson, (512) 239-0321;                      Ocean Drive, Suite 1200, Corpus Christi, Texas 78412-5503, (361)
REGIONAL OFFICE: 6801 Sanger Avenue, Suite 2500, Waco, Texas               825-3100.
76710-7826, (254) 751-0335.
                                                                           (13) COMPANY: Kourosh K Babaahmadi dba KKS Auto
(8) COMPANY: I.L.F. Enterprises, Incorporated dba Mario Food               Sales; DOCKET NUMBER: 2011-0805-AIR-E; IDENTIFIER:
Mart; DOCKET NUMBER: 2011-1613-PST-E; IDENTIFIER:                          RN106117096; LOCATION: Houston, Harris County; TYPE
RN100880657; LOCATION: Houston, Harris County; TYPE OF                     OF FACILITY: vehicle dealership; RULE VIOLATED: 30 TAC
FACILITY: convenience store with retail sales of gasoline; RULE            §114.20(c)(1) and THSC, §382.085(b), by failing to equip a motor
VIOLATED: 30 TAC §334.50(b)(1)(A) and TWC, §26.3475(c)(1),                 vehicle with either the control systems or devices that were originally
by failing to monitor the USTs for releases at a frequency of at least     a part of the motor vehicle or motor vehicle engine, or an alternate
once every month (not to exceed 35 days between each monitoring);          control system; and 30 TAC §114.20(c)(3) and THSC, §382.085(b), by
PENALTY: $2,550; ENFORCEMENT COORDINATOR: Michael                          failing to post the required notice describing the Texas Clean Air Act
Meyer, (512) 239-4492; REGIONAL OFFICE: 5425 Polk Avenue,                  requirements and penalties; PENALTY: $1,675; ENFORCEMENT
Suite H, Houston, Texas 77023-1486, (713) 767-3500.                        COORDINATOR: Nadia Hameed, (713) 767-3629; REGIONAL
                                                                           OFFICE: 5425 Polk Avenue, Suite H, Houston, Texas 77023-1486,
(9) COMPANY: Ian L. Whitehead and Melissa Duvall; DOCKET
                                                                           (713) 767-3500.
NUMBER: 2011-1327-MLM-E; IDENTIFIER: RN106135221; LO­
CATION: Comal County; TYPE OF FACILITY: land development                   (14) COMPANY: Magnum Blue Ribbon Feeds, Incorporated;
site which is part of a common plan of development; RULE VIO­              DOCKET        NUMBER:           2011-1080-AIR-E;        IDENTIFIER:
LATED: 30 TAC §213.23(a)(1), by failing to obtain approval of a            RN101925196; LOCATION: Hereford, Deaf Smith County; TYPE
Contributing Zone Plan prior to beginning a regulated activity over        OF FACILITY: cattle feed supplement production plant; RULE
the Edwards Aquifer Contributing Zone; and 30 TAC §281.25(a)(4)            VIOLATED: 30 TAC §106.147(a)(1)(B) and §111.111(a)(1)(B),
and 40 Code of Federal Regulations §122.26(c)(1), by failing to obtain     Permit by Rule Registration Number 37018, AO Docket Number
authorization to discharge storm water associated with construction        2009-1113-AIR-E, OP Number 2.a., and THSC, §382.085(b), by fail­
activities; PENALTY: $7,200; Supplemental Environmental Project            ing to comply with the visible emissions opacity limit of 20% and the
offset amount of $2,880 applied to Texas State University of San           Permit by Rule Registration Number 37018 opacity limit of 5%; and
Marcos - Continuous Water Quality Monitoring Network; ENFORCE­             30 TAC §106.144(2) and §106.147(4), Permit by Rule Registration
MENT COORDINATOR: Marty Hott, (512) 239-2587; REGIONAL                     Number 37018, and THSC, §382.085(b), by failing to take adequate
OFFICE: 14250 Judson Road, San Antonio, Texas 78233-4480, (210)            measures to achieve maximum control of sand and dust emissions;
490-3096.                                                                  PENALTY: $12,100; ENFORCEMENT COORDINATOR: James
                                                                           Nolan, (512) 239-6634; REGIONAL OFFICE: 3918 Canyon Drive,
(10) COMPANY: INVISTA S.a r.l.; DOCKET NUMBER:
                                                                           Amarillo, Texas 79109-4933, (806) 353-9251.
2011-1420-AIR-E; IDENTIFIER: RN102663671; LOCATION: Vic­
toria, Victoria County; TYPE OF FACILITY: chemical manufacturing           (15) COMPANY: N.R.S. INVESTMENTS, INCORPORATED dba
facility; RULE VIOLATED: Federal Operating Permit Number                   Crowley Shell; DOCKET NUMBER: 2011-1392-PST-E; IDENTI­
O1904, Special Terms and Conditions Number 21, New Source                  FIER: RN102378544; LOCATION: Crowley, Tarrant County; TYPE
Review Permit Numbers 7186 and PSDTX1079, Special Conditions               OF FACILITY: convenience store with retail sales of gasoline; RULE
Number 1, 30 TAC §§101.20(3), 116.115(c), and 122.143(4), and              VIOLATED: 30 TAC §334.49(c)(4)(C) and TWC, §26.3475(d), by
Texas Health and Safety Code (THSC), §382.085(b), by failing to            failing to inspect and test the corrosion protection system for oper­
prevent unauthorized emissions; PENALTY: $4,725; Supplemental              ability and adequacy of protection at a frequency of every three years;
Environmental Project offset amount of $1,890 applied to Texas Parent      PENALTY: $5,046; ENFORCEMENT COORDINATOR: Kimberly
Teacher Association - Texas Parent Teacher Association Clean School        Walker, (512) 239-2596; REGIONAL OFFICE: 2309 Gravel Drive,
Buses; ENFORCEMENT COORDINATOR: Rebecca Johnson, (361)                     Fort Worth, Texas 76118-6951, (817) 588-5800.
825-3423; REGIONAL OFFICE: 6300 Ocean Drive, Suite 1200,
                                                                           (16) COMPANY: Oleg Corporation dba Phillips 66; DOCKET NUM­
Corpus Christi, Texas 78412-5503, (361) 825-3100.
                                                                           BER: 2011-1598-PST-E; IDENTIFIER: RN102858248; LOCATION:
(11) COMPANY: JACK’s GROCERY, INCORPORATED; DOCKET                         Houston, Harris County; TYPE OF FACILITY: convenience store with
NUMBER: 2011-1289-PST-E; IDENTIFIER: RN102486438; LOCA­                    retail sales of gasoline; RULE VIOLATED: 30 TAC §334.50(b)(1)(A)
TION: Houston, Harris County; TYPE OF FACILITY: convenience                and TWC, §26.3475(c)(1), by failing to monitor USTs for releases at
store with retail sales of gasoline; RULE VIOLATED: 30 TAC                 a frequency of at least once per month (not to exceed 35 days be­
§334.50(b)(1)(A) and (2), and TWC, §26.3475(a) and (c)(1), by failing      tween each monitoring); PENALTY: $2,250; ENFORCEMENT CO­
to monitor the USTs for releases at a frequency of at least once every     ORDINATOR: Kimberly Morales, (713) 422-8938; REGIONAL OF­
month (not to exceed 35 days between each monitoring) and also             FICE: 5425 Polk Avenue, Suite H, Houston, Texas 77023-1486, (713)
by failing to provide release detection for the piping associated with     767-3500.
the USTs; PENALTY: $4,629; ENFORCEMENT COORDINATOR:
                                                                           (17) COMPANY: Pallet and Crating Company, Incorporated;
Michael Meyer, (512) 239-4492; REGIONAL OFFICE: 5425 Polk
                                                                           DOCKET         NUMBER:         2011-1279-AIR-E;        IDENTIFIER:
Avenue, Suite H, Houston, Texas 77023-1486, (713) 767-3500.
                                                                           RN100741826; LOCATION: Denison, Grayson County; TYPE OF
(12) COMPANY: Kenneth D. Densman dba Telferner Gro­                        FACILITY: air curtain incinerator; RULE VIOLATED: General
cery; DOCKET NUMBER: 2011-0941-PWS-E; IDENTIFIER:                          Operating Permit Number O3252, Terms and Conditions Number
RN102490455; LOCATION: Telferner, Victoria County; TYPE                    (b)(3)(D)(i) and (ii), 30 TAC §122.143(4) and §122.146(1) and (2),
OF FACILITY: public water supply; RULE VIOLATED: 30 TAC                    and THSC, §382.085(b), by failing to submit an annual compliance
§290.109(c)(2)(A)(i) and §290.122(c)(2)(B) and THSC, §341.033(d),          certification within 30 days after the end of the certification period;
by failing to collect routine distribution water samples for coliform      PENALTY: $1,250; ENFORCEMENT COORDINATOR: Rebecca



                                                                         IN ADDITION           December 2, 2011            36 TexReg 8265
Johnson, (361) 825-3423; REGIONAL OFFICE: 2309 Gravel Drive,               once every month (not to exceed 35 days between each monitoring);
Fort Worth, Texas 76118-6951, (817) 588-5800.                              PENALTY: $2,500; ENFORCEMENT COORDINATOR: James
                                                                           Nolan, (512) 239-6634; REGIONAL OFFICE: 2309 Gravel Drive,
(18) COMPANY: Perry Water Supply Corporation; DOCKET
                                                                           Fort Worth, Texas 76118-6951, (817) 588-5800.
NUMBER: 2011-1154-PWS-E; IDENTIFIER: RN101454684; LO­
CATION: Reisel, Falls County; TYPE OF FACILITY: public water               (24) COMPANY: Strand Energy, L.C.; DOCKET NUMBER: 2011­
supply; RULE VIOLATED: 30 TAC §290.45(f)(4), by failing to                 1021-AIR-E; IDENTIFIER: RN106130131; LOCATION: Hempstead,
provide a water purchase contract that authorizes a maximum daily          Waller County; TYPE OF FACILITY: oil and gas production; RULE
purchase rate or a uniform purchase rate to meet a minimum produc­         VIOLATED: 30 TAC §115.112(d)(5) and THSC, §382.085(b), by fail­
tion capacity of 0.6 gallons per minute per connection; PENALTY:           ing to meet the control requirements for the storage of volatile or­
$287; ENFORCEMENT COORDINATOR: Stephen Thompson, (512)                     ganic compounds; 30 TAC §116.110(a) and THSC, §382.085(b) and
239-2558; REGIONAL OFFICE: 6801 Sanger Avenue, Suite 2500,                 §382.0518(a), by failing to obtain authorization to construct and oper­
Waco, Texas 76710-7826, (254) 751-0335.                                    ate a source of air emissions; and 30 TAC §122.121 and §122.130(b)
                                                                           and THSC, §382.054 and §382.085(b), by failing to obtain a federal
(19) COMPANY: Ragin Construction LLC; DOCKET NUMBER:
                                                                           operating permit; PENALTY: $35,917; ENFORCEMENT COORDI­
2011-1866-WQ-E; IDENTIFIER: RN106164833; LOCATION:
                                                                           NATOR: Miriam Hall, (512) 239-1044; REGIONAL OFFICE: 5425
Longview, Gregg County; TYPE OF FACILITY: construction;
                                                                           Polk Avenue, Suite H, Houston, Texas 77023-1486, (713) 767-3500.
RULE VIOLATED: 30 TAC §281.25(a)(4), by failing to obtain a
Construction General Permit (storm water); PENALTY: $700; EN­              (25) COMPANY: The Premcor Refining Group Incorporated;
FORCEMENT COORDINATOR: Harvey Wilson, (512) 239-0321;                      DOCKET          NUMBER:         2011-1355-AIR-E;      IDENTIFIER:
REGIONAL OFFICE: 2916 Teague Drive, Tyler, Texas 75701-3734,               RN102584026; LOCATION: Port Arthur, Jefferson County; TYPE
(903) 535-5100.                                                            OF FACILITY: petroleum refinery; RULE VIOLATED: 30 TAC
                                                                           §§101.20(3), 116.715(a), and 122.143(4), Federal Operation Permit
(20) COMPANY: S. H. AND I, LLC dba Andy’s All Season Food
                                                                           Number (FOP) O1498, General Terms and Conditions (GTC) and
Store; DOCKET NUMBER: 2011-1556-PST-E; IDENTIFIER:
                                                                           Special Terms and Conditions (STC) Number 18, New Source
RN101887990; LOCATION: Houston, Harris County; TYPE OF
                                                                           Review (NSR) Flexible Permit Numbers 6825A, PSDTX49, and
FACILITY: convenience store with retail sales of gasoline; RULE
                                                                           N65, Special Conditions (SC) Number 1 and THSC, §382.085(b), by
VIOLATED: 30 TAC §334.50(b)(1)(A) and TWC, §26.3475(c)(1),
                                                                           failing to prevent unauthorized emissions; and 30 TAC §106.4(c), and
by failing to monitor the USTs for releases at a frequency of at least
                                                                           §122.143(4), FOP Number O12228, GTC and STC Number 14, NSR
once every month (not to exceed 35 days between each monitoring);
                                                                           Flexible Permit Numbers 6825A, PSDTX49, and N65, SC Number 1
and 30 TAC §334.10(b), by failing to maintain UST records and make
                                                                           and THSC, §382.085(b), by failing to prevent unauthorized emissions;
them immediately available for inspection upon request by agency
                                                                           PENALTY: $30,000; Supplemental Environmental Project offset
personnel; PENALTY: $2,800; ENFORCEMENT COORDINATOR:
                                                                           amount of $12,000 applied to Southeast Texas Regional Planning
Charlie Lockwood, (512) 239-1653; REGIONAL OFFICE: 5425 Polk
                                                                           Commission - West Port Arthur Home Energy Efficiency Program;
Avenue, Suite H, Houston, Texas 77023-1486, (713) 767-3500.
                                                                           ENFORCEMENT COORDINATOR: Trina Grieco, (210) 403-4006;
(21) COMPANY: SABIR BUSINESS INCORPORATED dba MC                           REGIONAL OFFICE: 3870 Eastex Freeway, Beaumont, Texas
Food Store; DOCKET NUMBER: 2011-1437-PST-E; IDENTIFIER:                    77703-1892, (409) 898-3838.
RN101810711; LOCATION: Houston, Harris County; TYPE OF
                                                                           (26) COMPANY: Town of Woodloch; DOCKET NUMBER:
FACILITY: convenience store with retail sales of gasoline; RULE
                                                                           2011-1326-MWD-E; IDENTIFIER: RN102915428; LOCATION:
VIOLATED: 30 TAC §334.50(b)(1)(A) and TWC, §26.3475(c)(1),
                                                                           Montgomery County; TYPE OF FACILITY: wastewater treatment
by failing to monitor the USTs for releases at a frequency of at least
                                                                           plant; RULE VIOLATED: Texas Pollutant Discharge Elimination
once every month (not to exceed 35 days between each monitor­
                                                                           System (TPDES) Permit Number WQ0011580001, Interim Ef­
ing); PENALTY: $2,300; ENFORCEMENT COORDINATOR: Judy
                                                                           fluent Limitations and Monitoring Requirements Numbers 1 and
Kluge, (817) 588-5825; REGIONAL OFFICE: 5425 Polk Avenue,
                                                                           2, and 30 TAC §305.125(1), and TWC, §26.121(a), by failing to
Suite H, Houston, Texas 77023-1486, (713) 767-3500.
                                                                           comply with permitted effluent limits; TPDES Permit Number
(22) COMPANY: Seaboard International Incorporated; DOCKET                  WQ0011580001, Monitoring and Reporting Requirements Number
NUMBER: 2011-1173-PWS-E; IDENTIFIER: RN102316213; LO­                      1, 30 TAC §305.125(1), and §319.4, by failing to submit complete
CATION: Houston, Harris County; TYPE OF FACILITY: public                   monitoring results at the intervals specified in the permit; and TPDES
water supply; RULE VIOLATED: 30 TAC §290.110(e)(4)(A) and                  Permit Number WQ0011580001, Monitoring and Reporting Require­
(f)(3), by failing to timely submit a disinfectant level quarterly oper­   ments Number 1 and 30 TAC §305.125(1), and §319.7(d), by failing
ating report to the executive director each quarter by the tenth day of    to timely submit the monthly discharge monitoring reports by the 20th
the month following the end of the quarter; and 30 TAC §290.106(e),        day of the following month; PENALTY: $5,100; ENFORCEMENT
by failing to provide the results of annual nitrate sampling to the        COORDINATOR: Jorge Ibarra, P.E., (817) 588-5890; REGIONAL
executive director; and by failing to provide the results of triennial     OFFICE: 5425 Polk Avenue, Suite H, Houston, Texas 77023-1486,
sampling for metal and mineral contaminant levels to the executive         (713) 767-3500.
director; PENALTY: $840; ENFORCEMENT COORDINATOR:
                                                                           (27) COMPANY: UNITED STATES REALTY HOLDINGS, LTD.
Katy Schumann, (512) 239-2602; REGIONAL OFFICE: 5425 Polk
                                                                           dba South Main Chevron; DOCKET NUMBER: 2011-1292-PST-E;
Avenue, Suite H, Houston, Texas 77023-1486, (713) 767-3500.
                                                                           IDENTIFIER: RN102465044; LOCATION: Cleburne, Johnson
(23) COMPANY: Sohani, Incorporated dba Tex-Mex EZ                          County; TYPE OF FACILITY: convenience store with retail sales
Mart; DOCKET NUMBER: 2011-1339-PST-E; IDENTIFIER:                          of gasoline; RULE VIOLATED: 30 TAC §334.50(b)(1)(A) and (2)
RN102007846; LOCATION: Cleburne, Johnson County; TYPE OF                   and TWC, §26.3475(a) and (c)(1), by failing to monitor the USTs for
FACILITY: convenience store with retail sales of gasoline; RULE            releases at a frequency of at least once every month (not to exceed
VIOLATED: 30 TAC §334.50(b)(1)(A) and TWC, §26.3475(c)(1),                 35 days between each monitoring) and also by failing to provide
by failing to monitor the USTs for releases at a frequency of at least     release detection for the piping associated with the USTs; PENALTY:




36 TexReg 8266           December 2, 2011             Texas Register
$2,629; ENFORCEMENT COORDINATOR: Philip Aldridge, (512)                     to (512) 239-4808. Electronic comments may be submitted at:
239-0855; REGIONAL OFFICE: 2309 Gravel Drive, Fort Worth,                   http://www5.tceq.texas.gov/rules/ecomments/.       File size restric­
Texas 76118-6951, (817) 588-5800.                                           tions may apply to comments being submitted via the eComments
                                                                            system. All comments should reference Rule Project Number
(28) COMPANY: W.T. Byler Company, Incorporated; DOCKET
                                                                            2011-038-334-WS. The comment period closes December 19, 2011.
NUMBER: 2011-0995-AIR-E; IDENTIFIER: RN105623466; LO­
                                                                            Copies of the proposed rulemaking can be obtained from the com­
CATION: Channelview, Harris County; TYPE OF FACILITY: air
                                                                            mission’s Web site at http://www.tceq.texas.gov/nav/rules/propose_
curtain incinerator; RULE VIOLATED: 30 TAC §122.143(4) and
                                                                            adopt.html. For further information, please contact Jonathan Walling,
§122.145(2)(B), FOP O-3105/General Operating Permit (GOP)
                                                                            Remediation Division, (512) 239-2295."
Number 518, Terms and Conditions (b)(3)(C)(ii)(c), and THSC,
§382.085(b), by failing to submit semi-annual deviation reports for         TRD-201105130
the November 14, 2008 - May 14, 2009 and the May 15, 2009 ­
November 13, 2009 reporting periods when violations were known to
                                                                                                 ♦            ♦            ♦
have occurred; 30 TAC §122.143(4), FOP O-3105/GOP Number 518,               Correction of Error
Terms and Conditions (b)(10)(B)(i), and THSC, §382.085(b), by fail­
ing to perform quarterly visible emissions observations; and 30 TAC         The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality published an
§§122.146(1), 122.143(4) and 122.165(a)(8), FOP O-3105/GOP Num­             "In Addition" item entitled "Notice of Availability of the Re­
ber 518, Terms and Conditions (b)(3)(D)(i), and THSC, §382.085(b),          sponse to Comments on the Pesticides General Permit Number
by failing to certify an annual permit compliance certification;             TXG870000" in the November 18, 2011, issue of the Texas Register
PENALTY: $8,672; ENFORCEMENT COORDINATOR: Jimmy                             (36 TexReg 7905). On page 7905, second column, the web address
Nolan, (512) 239-6634; REGIONAL OFFICE: 5425 Polk Avenue,                   "http://www10.tceq.state.tx.us/epic/CCD/" is incorrect.
Suite H, Houston, Texas 77023-1486, (713) 767-3500.                         The last three paragraphs of the notice should read as follows:
(29) COMPANY: WEST CHIMNEY ENTERPRISES, INCORPO­                            "If you need more information about this permit or the wastewater per­
RATED dba Westheimer and Chimney Rock Chevron; DOCKET                       mitting process, please call the TCEQ Office of Public Assistance at
NUMBER: 2011-1075-PST-E; IDENTIFIER: RN101645075; LOCA­                     (800) 687-4040. The complete Commissioner’s Response to Public
TION: Houston, Harris County; TYPE OF FACILITY: convenience                 Comment may be found at the following website:
store with retail sales of gasoline; RULE VIOLATED: 30 TAC
§334.50(b)(1)(A) and (2) and TWC, §26.3475(a) and (c)(1), by failing        "http://www.tceq.texas.gov/permitting/wastewater/general/pestgpair.
to monitor USTs for releases at a frequency of at least once every          "Additionally, general information about the TCEQ can be found at our
month (not to exceed 35 days between each monitoring) and also by           website at www.tceq.texas.gov."
failing to provide release detection for the piping associated with the
                                                                            TRD-201105138
system; PENALTY: $4,629; ENFORCEMENT COORDINATOR:
Steve Villatoro, (512) 239-4930; REGIONAL OFFICE: 5425 Polk                                      ♦            ♦            ♦
Avenue, Suite H, Houston, Texas 77023-1486, (713) 767-3500.
                                                                            Notice of a Hearing to Affirm, Modify, or Set Aside the
(30) COMPANY: White River Development Company, Incorporated                 Executive Director’s Issuance of an Emergency Order
dba Rio Blanca Estates; DOCKET NUMBER: 2011-1778-PWS-E;
IDENTIFIER: RN102685625; LOCATION: Crosbyton, Crosby                        The Executive Director has issued an emergency order under Texas
County; TYPE OF FACILITY: public water supply; RULE VIO­                    Water Code §11.139 to the Lower Colorado River Authority (LCRA)
LATED: 30 TAC §290.46(e)(3)(A) and THSC, §341.033(a), by failing            to amend its Water Management Plan (WMP), Permit No. 5838. The
to operate the facility under the direct supervision of a water works       Commission will hold a hearing to affirm, modify, or set aside this
operator who holds a minimum of a Class D license; PENALTY:                 emergency order on December 7, 2011.
$250; ENFORCEMENT COORDINATOR: Katy Schumann, (512)                         BACKGROUND AND APPLICATION: LCRA filed a request on Oc­
239-2602; REGIONAL OFFICE: 5012 50th Street, Suite 100, Lub­                tober 4, 2011, for an emergency order to temporarily amend its WMP,
bock, Texas 79414-3421, (806) 796-7092.                                     Permit No. 5838, under §§5.501, 11.138, and 11.139 of the Texas Wa­
TRD-201105110                                                               ter Code and Texas Commission on Environmental Quality Rules 30
Kathleen C. Decker                                                          TAC §§295.1, et seq. LCRA requests the authority to amend its WMP
Director, Litigation Division                                               to change the curtailment triggers for interruptible water supply cus­
Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
                                                                            tomers. The WMP was required under LCRA’s Certificates of Adju­
                                                                            dication 14-5478 and 14-5482, which provide for the impoundment in
Filed: November 18, 2011
                                                                            and diversion of state water from Lakes Buchanan and Travis on the
                     ♦            ♦            ♦                            Colorado River in Burnet, Llano, and Travis Counties, Texas.
Correction of Error                                                         LCRA’s Certificates of Adjudication Nos. 14-5478 and 14-5482 re­
                                                                            quire LCRA to prepare a WMP to describe how LCRA makes wa­
The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality published an "In Ad­          ter available from these lakes to help meet firm water customer needs,
dition" item entitled "Notice of a Public Hearing on Proposed Revisions     downstream interruptible irrigation demands, and environmental flow
to 30 TAC Chapter 334" in the November 18, 2011, issue of the Texas         needs of the lower Colorado River and Matagorda Bay. LCRA must
Register (36 TexReg 7906). On page 7907, in the last paragraph, the         also provide in its WMP how it will curtail its firm and interruptible
sentence that reads "All comments should reference Rule Project Num­        water commitments from the lakes during times of drought including
ber 2011-011-336-PR" is incorrect. The corrected paragraph reads as         a repeat of the Drought of Record.
follows:
                                                                            LCRA established the following curtailment plan for interruptible wa­
"Written comments may be submitted to Charlotte Horn, MC 205,               ter in its 2010 WMP, approved by the commission on January 27, 2010:
Office of Legal Services, Texas Commission on Environmental
Quality, P.O. Box 13087, Austin, Texas 78711-3087, or faxed



                                                                          IN ADDITION           December 2, 2011            36 TexReg 8267
LCRA requests that its WMP be amended to temporarily establish a dif­      are no feasible practicable alternative to the emergency authorization.
ferent process for curtailment of interruptible stored water that would:   The Executive Director provided notice to the Governor on Novem­
                                                                           ber 15, 2011, and issued an Emergency Order to LCRA on November
(a) Provide no interruptible stored water to customers within the Gulf
                                                                           17, 2011. Notice of the Commission’s hearing to affirm, modify, or set
Coast and Lakeside operations if combined storage is below 850,000
                                                                           aside is being mailed to all water right holders in the Colorado River
acre-feet on March 1, 2012;
                                                                           Basin.
(b) Provide no more than 125,000 acre-feet of interruptible stored water
                                                                           HEARING: The Commission’s hearing to affirm, modify, or set aside
for diversion for customers within the Gulf Coast, Lakeside, Garwood
                                                                           will be at:
and Pierce Ranch operations if combined storage is at or above 850,000
acre-feet and less than 920,000 acre-feet on March 1, 2012;                9:30 a.m., Wednesday, December 7, 2011
(c) Provide interruptible stored water in accordance with the then         TCEQ Commission Office
current Water Management Plan if combined storage is at or above
                                                                           12100 Park 35 Circle, Room 201S, Building E
920,000 acre-feet on March 1, 2012;
                                                                           Austin, Texas
(d) Provide interruptible stored water for second crop only upon a de­
termination by the LCRA Board that sufficient water is available; and       PUBLIC COMMENT. Written public comments should be
                                                                           submitted to the Office of the Chief Clerk, MC 105, TCEQ,
(e) Provide interruptible stored water to Garwood and Pierce Ranch
                                                                           P.O. Box 13087, Austin, Texas 78711-3087 or electronically at
customers, in accordance with their contracts.
                                                                           http://www.tceq.texas.gov/about/comments.html. Persons may attend
STATUTORY AUTHORITY: Texas Water Code §11.139 provides that                the public hearing and make oral comments. Under 30 TAC §295.174,
the Commission may grant an emergency order to amend an existing           there is no right to a contested case hearing on this Emergency Order.
permit after notice to the governor if the Commission finds that emer­
                                                                           INFORMATION: For additional information, individual members
gency conditions exist which present an imminent threat to the public
                                                                           of the general public may contact the Office of Public Assistance at
health and safety and which override the necessity to comply with es­
                                                                           1-800-687-4040. General information regarding the TCEQ can be
tablished statutory procedures and there are no feasible practicable al­
                                                                           found at our web site at www.tceq.texas.gov. Si desea información
ternative to the emergency authorization.
                                                                           en español, puede llamar al 1-800-687-4040 o por el internet al
Under §11.139, the Executive Director may issue the emergency order        http://www.tceq.texas.gov.
without notice, except to the Governor, if he finds that an imminent        TRD-201105125
threat to the public health and safety exists which requires emergency
                                                                           Bridget Bohac
action before the Commission takes action. In such case, the Commis­
                                                                           Chief Clerk
sion must hold a hearing to affirm, modify or set aside the Executive
Director’s Order as soon as practicable but not later than 20 days af­     Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
ter the emergency authorization is granted. Notice of the Commission       Filed: November 18, 2011
hearing shall be given as the Commission considers practicable under                            ♦            ♦            ♦
the circumstances.
                                                                           Notice of Water Quality Applications
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR’S EMERGENCY ORDER: The Executive
Director has found that an imminent threat to public health and safety     The following notices were issued on November 4, 2011 through
exists which requires emergency action before the Commission can           November 18, 2011.
take action, and that emergency conditions exist which present an im­
                                                                           The following require the applicants to publish notice in a newspaper.
minent threat to the public health and safety and which override the
                                                                           Public comments, requests for public meetings, or requests for a con­
necessity to comply with established statutory procedures, and there
                                                                           tested case hearing may be submitted to the Office of the Chief Clerk,



36 TexReg 8268           December 2, 2011             Texas Register
Mail Code 105, P.O. Box 13087, Austin, Texas 78711-3087, WITHIN              etta Road and Stuebner-Airline Road, and 11,000 feet southeast of the
30 DAYS OF THE DATE OF NEWSPAPER PUBLICATION OF THE                          intersection of Spring Cypress Road and Stuebner-Airline Road in the
NOTICE.                                                                      City of Houston in Harris County, Texas 77379.
INFORMATION SECTION                                                          BASF FINA Petrochemicals Limited Partnership, which operates
                                                                             NAFTA Region Olefins Complex, has applied for a renewal of TPDES
CITY OF FLATONIA has applied for a renewal of Texas Pollutant
                                                                             Permit No. WQ0004135000, which authorizes the discharge of storm
Discharge Elimination System (TPDES) Permit No. WQ0010101001
                                                                             water commingled with miscellaneous wastewaters (including fire
which authorizes the discharge of treated domestic wastewater at a
                                                                             suppression system water, steam condensate, hydrostatic test water,
daily average flow not to exceed 250,000 gallons per day. The facility
                                                                             and other deminimus non-storm water wastewaters) on an intermittent
is located at 345 East I-10 Frontage Road approximately 500 feet north
                                                                             and flow variable basis via Outfall 001, and cooling tower blowdown
of Interstate Highway 10 and 1300 feet east of State Highway 95 on
                                                                             and other utility wastewater at a daily average flow not to exceed
the north side of the City of Flatonia in Fayette County, Texas 78941.
                                                                             2,000,000 million gallons per day via Outfall 002. The facility is
CITY OF KERENS has applied for a renewal of TPDES Permit No.                 located north of Highway 87/73 at the intersection of Highway 87/73
WQ0010745001 which authorizes the discharge of treated domestic              and Highway 336 in the City of Port Arthur, Jefferson County, Texas
wastewater at a daily average flow not to exceed 210,000 gallons per          77643.
day. The facility is located at 12160 SE County Road 0190, approxi­
                                                                             CITY OF CUERO has applied for a renewal of TPDES Permit No.
mately a half mile southwest of the City of Kerens and a quarter mile
                                                                             WQ0010403002, which authorizes the discharge of treated domestic
north of SE County Road 0210 in Navarro County, Texas 75144.
                                                                             wastewater at an annual average flow not to exceed 1,500,000 gallons
TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE has applied for a                       per day. The facility is located at the south end of Stockdale Road,
renewal of TPDES Permit No. WQ0011176001, which authorizes the               approximately 1.5 miles south of the intersection of Stockdale Road
discharge of treated domestic wastewater at a daily average flow not to       and Morgan Street in DeWitt County, Texas 77954.
exceed 975,000 gallons per day. The facility is located within the Texas
                                                                             GERDAU AMERISTEEL US INC which operates the Gerdau Ameris­
Department of Criminal Justice Ferguson Unit property, approximately
                                                                             teel plant, an iron and steel manufacturing facility, has applied for a
four-tenths of a mile northeast of the intersection of Farm-to-Market
                                                                             renewal of TPDES Permit No. WQ0001971000, which authorizes the
Road 247 and Farm-to-Market Road 1428, approximately 20 miles
                                                                             discharge of treated process wastewater, utility wastewater, and storm
north/northwest of the City of Huntsville in Madison County, Texas
                                                                             water at a daily average flow not to exceed 1,640,000 gallons per day
75852.
                                                                             via Outfall 001, and storm water on an intermittent and flow variable
THOMPSON WATER COMPANY INC has applied for a renewal of                      basis via Outfalls 002, 003, 004, and 007. The facility is located 100
TPDES Permit No. WQ0011508001, which authorizes the discharge                Old Highway 90 East, approximately 0.5 mile south of the intersec­
of treated domestic wastewater at a daily average flow not to exceed          tion of Interstate Highway 10 and Old Highway 90 in Vidor, Orange
30,000 gallons per day. The current permit also authorizes the dis­          County, Texas 77662.
posal of treated domestic wastewater via irrigation of 19.2 acres of
                                                                             The following do not require publication in a newspaper. Written com­
non-public access agricultural land. The facility is located approxi­
                                                                             ments and requests for a public meeting may be submitted to the Office
mately 0.2 mile east-northeast of the intersection of U.S. Highway 84
                                                                             of the Chief Clerk, WITHIN 30 DAYS OF THE DATE THE NOTICE
and Farm-to-Market Road 1580 in Freestone County, Texas 75840.
                                                                             IS ISSUED.
NORTHWEST FREEWAY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT has
                                                                             SWS HOLDINGS BRADY ISLAND LP which operates Southwest
applied for a renewal of TPDES Permit No. WQ0011913001, which
                                                                             Shipyard Brady Island, has applied for a minor amendment to TPDES
authorizes the discharge of treated domestic wastewater at a daily aver­
                                                                             Permit No. WQ0002034000 to authorize removal of Outfalls 003,
age flow not to exceed 450,000 gallons per day. The facility is located
                                                                             004, and 005, which are authorized under TPDES General Permit
approximately three-fourths (3/4) of a mile north-northwest of the in­
                                                                             TXR0500000. The existing permit authorizes the discharge of drydock
tersection of Becker Road and U.S. Highway 290 in Harris County,
                                                                             wastewater and washdown water on an intermittent and flow variable
Texas 77447.
                                                                             basis via Outfalls 003, 004, and 005; and the disposal of ballast/void
TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION has applied for a                         space water on an intermittent and flow variable basis via Outfall 006.
renewal of TPDES Permit No. WQ0011958001, which authorizes the               The facility is located at 8502 Cypress Street in the City of Houston,
discharge of treated domestic wastewater at a daily average flow not to       Harris County, Texas 77012.
exceed 15,000 gallons per day. The facility is located along and within
                                                                             If you need more information about these permit applications or the
the right-of-way of Interstate Highway 35, at a point approximately 8
                                                                             permitting process, please call the TCEQ Public Education Program,
miles south of the City of Waxahachie central business district and 1.4
                                                                             Toll Free, at (800) 687-4040. General information about the TCEQ can
miles north of Farm-to-Market Road 329 in Ellis County, Texas 75165.
                                                                             be found at our website at www.TCEQ.texas.gov. Si desea información
TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION has applied for a                         en español, puede llamar al (800) 687-4040.
renewal of TPDES Permit No. WQ0011959001, which authorizes the               TRD-201105124
discharge of treated domestic wastewater at a daily average flow not to
                                                                             Bridget Bohac
exceed 15,000 gallons per day. The facility is located along and within
                                                                             Chief Clerk
the right-of-way of Interstate Highway 35 East, at a point approxi­
mately 1.4 miles north of Farm-to-Market Road 329 in Ellis County,           Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
Texas 75165.                                                                 Filed: November 18, 2011

BILMA PUBLIC UTILITY DISTRICT has applied for a renewal of                                        ♦            ♦            ♦
TPDES Permit No. WQ0012025002 which authorizes the discharge                 Office of the Governor
of treated domestic wastewater at a daily average flow not to exceed
740,000 gallons per day. The facility is located at 5500 Winding Ridge       Request for Grant Applications for the Juvenile Accountability
Drive, approximately 8,000 feet northeast of the intersection of Lou­        Block Grant Discretionary Program



                                                                           IN ADDITION           December 2, 2011            36 TexReg 8269
The Criminal Justice Division (CJD) of the Governor’s Office is so­          (1) Projects must address the following JABG Purpose Area - Juvenile
liciting discretionary applications for projects that promote greater ac­   Drug Courts: This solicitation invites communities to propose the im­
countability in the juvenile justice system for the state fiscal year 2013   plementation of a juvenile drug court program, using best practices in
grant cycle.                                                                substance abuse treatment.
Purpose: The purpose of the Juvenile Accountability Block Grant             (2) Eligible applicants must have a DUNS (Data Universal Numbering
(JABG) Program is to reduce juvenile offending through accountabil­         System) number assigned to its agency, to request a DUNS number, go
ity-based programs focused on the juvenile offender and the juvenile        to http://fedgov.dnb.com/webform/displayHomePage.do; and
justice system.
                                                                            (3) Eligible applicants must be registered in the federal Central Con­
Available Funding: Federal funds are authorized under the Omnibus           tractor Registration (CCR) database located at http://www.ccr.gov and
Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 2002, Public Law 107-273, 42          maintain an active registration throughout the grant period.
U.S.C. 3796 et seq. All grants awarded from this fund must comply
                                                                            Project Period: Grant-funded projects must begin on or after September
with the requirements contained therein. All awards are subject to the
                                                                            1, 2012, and will expire on or before August 31, 2013.
availability of appropriated funds and any modifications or additional
requirements that may be imposed by law.                                    Application Process: Applicants must access CJD’s grant management
                                                                            website at https://eGrants.governor.state.tx.us to register and apply for
Funding Levels: Minimum grant award - $5,000
                                                                            funding.
Required Match: Grantees must provide matching funds of at least ten
                                                                            Preferences: Preference will be given to those applicants that
percent (10%) of total project expenditures. This requirement must be
                                                                            demonstrate cost effective programs focused on proven or promising
met through cash contributions.
                                                                            approaches to service provision.
Standards: Grantees must comply with the standards applicable to this
                                                                            Closing Date for Receipt of Applications: All applications must be
funding source cited in the Texas Administrative Code (1 TAC Chapter
                                                                            certified via CJD’s grant management website on or before January 31,
3) and all statutes, requirements and guidelines applicable to this fund­
                                                                            2012.
ing.
                                                                            Selection Process: For state discretionary projects, applications are re­
Prohibitions: Grant funds may not be used to support the following
                                                                            viewed by CJD staff members or a review group selected by the ex­
services, activities, and costs:
                                                                            ecutive director. CJD will make all final funding decisions based on
(1) proselytizing or sectarian worship;                                     eligibility, reasonableness, availability of funding, and cost effective­
                                                                            ness.
(2) lobbying;
                                                                            Contact Person: If additional information is needed, contact the
(3) any portion of the salary of, or any other compensation for, an
                                                                            eGrants Help Desk at eGrants@governor.state.tx.us or (512) 463-1919.
elected or appointed government official, except in the case of a ju­
venile court or drug court;                                                 TRD-201105111
                                                                            David Zimmerman
(4) transportation, lodging, per diem or any related costs for partici­
                                                                            Assistant General Counsel
pants, when grant funds are used to develop and conduct training;
                                                                            Office of the Governor
(5) vehicles or equipment for government agencies that are for general      Filed: November 18, 2011
agency use;
(6) weapons, ammunition, explosives or military vehicles;
                                                                                                  ♦            ♦            ♦
                                                                            Texas Health and Human Services Commission
(7) admission fees or tickets to any amusement park, recreational ac­
tivity or sporting event;                                                   Request for Public Comment
(8) promotional gifts;                                                      The Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) is seek­
                                                                            ing comments from the public on its estimate and methodology for de­
(9) food, meals, beverages, or other refreshments;                          termining the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Pro­
(10) membership dues for individuals;                                       gram caseload reduction credit for Federal Fiscal Year (FFY) 2012.
                                                                            HHSC will base the methodology on caseload reduction occurring from
(11) any expense or service that is readily available at no cost to the     FFY 2005 to FFY 2011. This methodology and the resulting estimated
grant project or that is provided by other federal, state or local funds    caseload reduction credit will be submitted to the U.S. Department of
(i.e., supplanting);                                                        Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families,
(12) fundraising;                                                           for approval.
(13) medical services; and                                                  Under Section 407(b)(3) of the Social Security Act and Title 45 of the
                                                                            Code of Federal Regulations, Part 261, Subpart D, any State wishing to
(14) construction.                                                          receive a TANF caseload reduction credit must complete and submit a
Eligible Applicants:                                                        report. The caseload reduction credit gives a State credit for reducing
                                                                            its TANF caseload between a base year and a comparison year. The
(1) State agencies;                                                         State must develop a methodology for determining the TANF caseload
(2) Units of local government; and                                          reduction credit, which will be used to calculate the estimate. The State
                                                                            must provide the public with an opportunity to comment on the estimate
(3) Native American Tribal Governments.                                     and methodology. As the State agency that administers the TANF pro­
Requirements:                                                               gram, HHSC has developed the estimate and methodology and is pro­
                                                                            viding the public with an opportunity for comment.




36 TexReg 8270            December 2, 2011             Texas Register
The methodology and the estimated caseload reduction credit will be          TRD-201105088
posted on the HHSC website at http://www.hhsc.state.tx.us/research by        Susan K. Durso
December 2, 2011. Written or electronic copies of the methodology and        Interim Executive Director/General Counsel
estimate also can be obtained by contacting Ross McDonald, HHSC              Texas Public Finance Authority
Texas Works Reporting Team Lead, by telephone at (512) 424-6843.             Filed: November 17, 2011
The public comment period begins December 2, 2011, and ends De­
cember 16, 2011. Comments must be submitted in writing to Texas
                                                                                                   ♦            ♦            ♦
Health and Human Services Commission, Strategic Decision Support,            The University of Texas System
Attention: Ross McDonald, MC 1950, P.O. Box 13247, Austin, Texas
                                                                             Request for Applications Concerning the Science and
78711-3247. Comments also may be submitted electronically to Ross
McDonald at ross.mcdonald@hhsc.state.tx.us.                                  Mathematics Regional Collaboratives Program
TRD-201105033                                                                Filing Authority. The availability of grant funds is authorized by the
Steve Aragon
                                                                             No Child Left Behind Act of 2001, Title II, Part B, Mathematics and
                                                                             Science Partnerships.
Chief Counsel
Texas Health and Human Services Commission                                   Eligible Applicants. The Texas Regional Collaboratives (TRC) is re­
Filed: November 17, 2011                                                     questing applications from partnerships that must include an engineer­
                                                                             ing, mathematics, or science department of an institution of higher ed­
                      ♦            ♦            ♦                            ucation (IHE) and three high-need local educational agencies (LEAs).
Texas Public Finance Authority                                               They may also include another engineering, mathematics, science, or
                                                                             education department or college of an IHE; additional LEAs, pub­
Request for Applications Concerning Texas Credit                             lic charter schools, public or private elementary schools or secondary
Enhancement Program                                                          schools, or a consortium of such schools; a business; or a nonprofit or
The Texas Public Finance Authority Charter School Finance Corpora­           for-profit organization of demonstrated effectiveness in improving the
tion (TPFA CSFC) will make applications available for credit enhance­        quality of mathematics and science teachers.
ment grant awards for eligible Texas open enrollment charter schools         Description. The purpose of this notice is to solicit applications from
on Friday, December 2, 2011. Criteria for eligible entities will be out­     eligible applicants to improve the academic achievement of students
lined in the application.                                                    in mathematics or science through forming partnerships among in­
Applications will be available in an electronic format to be downloaded      stitutions of higher education, local education agencies, elementary
from the TPFA CSFC’s website: http://www.tpfa.state.tx.us/csfc/.             schools, and secondary schools. These partnerships will provide
                                                                             high quality, sustained, and high intensity professional development
The Texas Credit Enhancement Program (TCEP) received a $10 mil­              focused on the education of mathematics or science teachers as a
lion grant from the US Department of Education to establish a credit         career-long process. Such process should continuously stimulate
enhancement program for charter schools facilities funding. TCEP is          intellectual growth of teachers and upgrade knowledge and skills of
a consortium formed by the TPFA CSFC, the Texas Charter Schools              teachers through activities that are founded on scientifically based
Association and the Texas Education Agency (TEA). Currently, there           research and aligned with the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills
is approximately $850,000 available for credit enhancement grant             for Mathematics or Science.
awards. The grant funds are to be used to establish reserve funds
for charter schools that are issuing municipal bonds to finance the           Dates of Project. Applicants should plan for a starting date of no ear­
acquisition, construction, repair, or renovation of Texas charter school     lier than May 1, 2012, and an ending date of no later than July 31, 2013.
facilities. Refinancing of facilities debt may be included if it falls        Project Amount. An estimated $8,300,000 in funding is available for
within federal program guidelines. The debt service reserve funds will       the Science and Mathematics Regional Collaboratives Program for the
be held in the State treasury solely to provide security for repayment       2012-2013 grant period. Funding will be provided for approximately
of the bonds. The funds will not be provided directly to the approved        60 Science or Mathematics projects.
charter schools for construction.
                                                                             Selection Criteria. Applications will be selected based on the ability
Prior to submitting an application charter schools should work with          of each applicant to carry out all requirements contained in the Request
their financial advisors, bond counsel and an underwriter to structure        for Applications (RFA). Reviewers will evaluate applications based on
their bond issue and prepare preliminary bond documents. These ser­          the overall quality and validity of the proposed grant programs and the
vices will not be provided by TCEP.                                          extent to which the applications address the primary objectives and
The TPFA CSFC is a nonprofit corporation created by the Board of Di­          intent of the project. Applications must address each requirement as
rectors of the Texas Public Finance Authority (TPFA), a state agency,        specified in the RFA to be considered for funding. The TRC reserves
pursuant to §53.351 of the Texas Education Code. TPFA provides ad­           the right to select from the highest-ranking applications those that ad­
ministrative and staff support for the TPFA CSFC. The TPFA CSFC is           dress all requirements in the RFA.
the entity responsible for awarding access to TCEP grant funds.              The TRC is not obligated to approve an application, provide funds, or
Applications will be due by January 20, 2012, at 5:00 p.m. into the          endorse any application submitted in response to this RFA. This RFA
TPFA office at 300 West 15th Street, Suite 411, Austin, Texas 78701.          does not commit TRC to pay any costs before an application is ap­
                                                                             proved. The issuance of this RFA does not obligate TRC to award a
Applications will be reviewed by consortium staff and approved by the        grant or pay any costs incurred in preparing a response.
TPFA CSFC board. Awards will be announced in late February or early
March of 2012. Dates are subject to change.                                  Further Information. Application and guidelines will be made
                                                                             available on Monday, December 5, 2011, on the TRC website at
For additional information contact:        Susan K. Durso at su­             http://www.thetrc.org/web/rfa.html. For clarifying information about
san.durso@tpfa.state.tx.us.




                                                                           IN ADDITION           December 2, 2011              36 TexReg 8271
the RFA, please visit the TRC website or contact Karl Hereim at (512)   James P. Barufaldi
471-7408.                                                               Director for STEM Education
Deadline for Receipt of Applications. Applications must be received     The University of Texas System
electronically by the TRC by 4:00 p.m. (Central Time), Monday, Feb­     Filed: November 15, 2011
ruary 13, 2012 to be eligible to be considered for funding.                                 ♦            ♦   ♦
TRD-201104977




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