Acres Homes Community Fights for Clean Air Amidst Continued Threats from Concrete Batch Plant

Houston, TX - The Ivy Court Ballroom in Northeast Houston was filled to capacity on October 22nd as residents gathered not for a celebration, but a fight – a fight for the community’s right to clean air. Taking part in the public participation process for an air quality permit through Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ), … Continue reading Acres Homes Community Fights for Clean Air Amidst Continued Threats from Concrete Batch Plant

Woodville German Pellets Agrees to Install Best Available Control Technology (BACT) for a Dramatic Reduction in VOC Emissions

Woodville, TX - Based on a Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) decision requiring that Best Available Control Technology (BACT) be adopted by a wood pellet manufacturing facility, German Pellets, LLC has agreed to install $6 million worth of pollution controls on its Woodville German Pellets Mill.  According to a new permit application submitted by German … Continue reading Woodville German Pellets Agrees to Install Best Available Control Technology (BACT) for a Dramatic Reduction in VOC Emissions

Lone Star Legal Aid Celebrates #GivingTuesday

Houston, TX - This #GivingTuesday, Lone Star Legal Aid will celebrate the spirit of giving! #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, organizations, and communities to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. Following Thanksgiving and the widely recognized shopping events like Black Friday and Cyber Monday, this … Continue reading Lone Star Legal Aid Celebrates #GivingTuesday

Lone Star Legal Aid Awarded Grant from Rebuild Texas Fund to Help Recover and Rebuild Harvey Impacted Community

Houston, TX – Lone Star Legal Aid has been awarded a 2.3 Million dollar grant from the Rebuild Texas Fund to help with the recovery and rebuilding of the Harvey impacted communities in its service area. This grant will allow Lone Star Legal Aid to assist Harvey survivors with various legal services necessary for recovery. … Continue reading Lone Star Legal Aid Awarded Grant from Rebuild Texas Fund to Help Recover and Rebuild Harvey Impacted Community

November 11-17 Is Texas Veterans Legal Aid Week

Free Legal Help Available for Veterans in LSLA Service Area Texas veterans are invited to participate in Texas Veterans Legal Aid Week (TVLAW), a statewide effort in honor of Veterans Day coordinated by the Texas Access to Justice Foundation and legal aid programs across the state. During the week of Nov. 11-17, legal aid programs, … Continue reading November 11-17 Is Texas Veterans Legal Aid Week