Conference Suggestions Wanted

Suggestions and ideas are being requested for next year's conference. If you have any ideas on how to improve the conference such as training topics, networking ideas, conference locations, or thing else that may be on your mind, please let us know.
Also, if you know of any instructors with a specialty in a topic that you would like to see presented, let us know.
Thank you for your input.

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New Resources Added

New print resources have been added to the Resources Page in the main section of the website.. In addition, the conference presentations are being added to the resource section of the members only area of the site.

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We have 501c3 official status

Member Daniel Ray with Scott & Ray Law has been hard at work and his efforts have ended up with a great step forward for the association. TELEA is now officially approved by the IRS as a 501c3 organization.
One of the primary benefits of being tax-exempt under IRC Section 501(c)(3) is the ability to accept contributions and donations that are tax-deductible to the donor. Additional benefits include, but are not limited to:
* Exemption from federal and/or state corporate income taxes
* Ability to apply for grants and other public or private allocations available only to IRS-recognized, 501(c)(3) organizations
* The public legitimacy of IRS recognition
* Discounts on US Postal bulk-mail rates and other services
Email Daniel and tell him thank you.

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Houston Police General Environmental Training

HPD will be hosting a general environmental training seminar on June 18, 2015. This training is good for basic knowledge for anyone needing a foundation in environmental issues. This includes the general public, business owners, and code enforcement officers. See the training announcement flyer under the Training Announcement tab.

2015 Conference in the history books

The 2015 Conference was a great success.  Thank you to all the members who were able to participate, welcome to the first time attendees, and a special appreciation to all the instructors.  To all the members who were unable to attend, you were missed and we hope you will be able to attend the next

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The 2015 Conference is in Full Swing

The 2015 Annual Conference is in full swing and going very well. Members have come in from all over the state and all professions dealing with environmental enforcement. To those members who were unable to attend, we send you well wishes and hope to see you at the next conference or activity.

New website goes online

A new website has gone online to better serve the TELEA membership.  Two of the major improvements is a business directory of all the membership and the second is a dedicated TELEA.US email address.