Railroad Commission of Texas Mission Statement
The Railroad Commission serves Texas through:
- our stewardship of natural resources and the environment;
- our concern for personal and community safety; and
- our support of enhanced development and economic vitality for the benefit of Texans.
Railroad Commission Orders “Show Cause” Proceeding for Azle Disposal Wells
The Railroad Commission of Texas today directed the Commission’s Hearings Division to initiate proceedings requiring the operators of two disposal wells in the area of Azle, Texas to show cause why the injection permits for the wells should not be cancelled Read More...
RRC COMMISSIONER SITTON CALLS FOR HEARING ON SEISMICITY ISSUES
Railroad Commissioner Ryan Sitton today directed Commission staff to work with seismic researchers at Southern Methodist University to schedule a public meeting Read More...
Railroad Commission Chairman Christi Craddick Testifies Before U.S. House Science, Space, and Technology Committee on Hydraulic Fracturing Bans
Railroad Commission Chairman Christi Craddick testified today before the U.S. House Committee on Science, Space and Technology in Read More...