FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Emilia Benton, (541) 961-9811, email@example.com TCEQ denies permit for concrete batch plant in Houston neighborhood Decision marks turning point, helps to protect public health (HOUSTON – April 18, 2018) Air Alliance Houston today applauded the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality’s rejection of a permit application for a new concrete batch plant
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Air Alliance Houston is encouraging Houstonians to share their concerns and comments about a proposed concrete batch plant in south Houston at a Nov. 13 public hearing. The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality will hold a hearing on Locke Investments LLC’s application for an air quality permit that would allow construction of a concrete batch
AAH received a grant from the Hershey Foundation to support a pilot project to strengthen our understanding of threats to air quality caused by concrete batch plants in Houston neighborhoods, particularly environmental justice communities. In addition to a growing petrochemical industry and an expanding port, there are now an estimated 188 concrete batch plants within
HB 2086 and HB 2088 bring much needed change to permitting of concrete batch plants. Rep. Armando Walle, of Houston, filed the bills in response to complaints about a plant in his district.