Resources for Municipalities

This list shows all resources relevant to municipalities.

You can filter the results by selecting one or more resource types using the form below.

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Intermediate
For any individual who represents a licensed Installer at a job site during the construction of an on-site sewage facility
Intermediate
Target Finder assesses energy performance of commercial building designs and existing structures.
Advanced
For applicants seeking to acquire a permit for residential OSSF installation.
Basic
For those interested in becoming a TCEQ authorized OSSF agent.
Advanced
For those looking to establish TCEQ authorized OSSF agents in their municipal government
Advanced
For those looking to draft ordinance related to Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4s).
Basic
For those wishing to participate in a sanitary sewer overflow (SSO) initiative.
Basic
Gives standards and criteria regarding On-Site Sewage Facility (OSSF) installation from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.
Advanced
For those installing and maintaining Tier 1 projects.
Intermediate
Weather patterns and demand on water supplies vary dramatically across the state. When dry conditions are prolonged, it can put a strain on all uses. Here is information to help you make better decisions about water use, including surface and groundwater regulations, and emergency procedures.
Intermediate
For the general public, planners, engineers, and others responsible for stormwater management.
Basic
Educates the property owners on wildlife management practices via the Texas Wildlife Services program.
Basic
This website provides information to the general public on how to best maintain an on-site sewage facility (OSSF) or septic system.
Basic
The Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center education activities are focused on urban needs in planning and implementing strategies for convenience, quality of life, economic attractiveness, and sustainable stewardship of natural resources.
Basic
For users looking for erosion reduction methods to use while engaging in forestry activities.
Intermediate
For Texas Community Development Block Grant Recipients who are providing On-Site Sewage Facility (OSSF) assistance to homeowners.
Intermediate
In 2016, Texas updated its statewide energy codes placing local governments in the position of power to implement and enforce them within their jurisdictions. Energy codes are adopted statewide and serve as the baseline for all building practices. The local adoption of energy and building codes proves challenging for industries to remain informed of when code changes occur. Therefore it is up to the local jurisdictions to provide clear instruction to enable code compliance. With over 1,200 cities, towns and villages that have the authority to implement energy codes, it is important to equip these local governments with the proper tools and resources.
The Texas Living Waters Conservation Scorecard highlights which Texas water utilities are doing well in their effort to advances water conservation and which regions need more conservation effort.
Basic
The Municipal Water Conservation Recommendations provide suggestions for common-sense water conservation measures to cities and local water utilities.
Basic
Used to create awareness regarding the importance of incorporating green space into urban plan.
Basic
TREIA seeks to advance the growth of the renewable energy industry in Texas.
Intermediate