This Notice announces a public comment period to allow input from the public and other affected parties on an Order adopting rules of the Angelina & Neches River Authority (ANRA) for On-Site Sewage Facilities (OSSF). This Order adopts the rules of Texas Administrative Code Chapter 285, as well as more stringent rules as proposed by ANRA, for the permitting of OSSFs in ANRA’s jurisdiction. This Order also modifies ANRA’s current jurisdiction to include the entirety of Angelina County by designating ANRA as the Authorized Agent for the County. ANRA’s proposed Order can be viewed online here: ANRA OSSF Order for Public Comment. A copy of the Order is also available for review at ANRA’s office, located at 210 E. Lufkin Ave., Lufkin, TX.
Instructions for Submitting Comments:
Comments may be given in person (either written or verbal) at a Public Meeting to be held on
Friday, September 25, 2015 at 10:00 AM. The meeting will be held at the following location:
Lufkin/Angelina County Chamber of Commerce
1615 S. Chestnut
Lufkin, TX 75901
You may submit written comments using one of the following methods:
Mail written comments to:
Angelina & Neches River Authority
PO Box 387
Lufkin, TX 75902
E-mail written comments to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include “OSSF Order” in the subject line. Comments can be included in the body of the email or as an attachment. PDF is the preferred format for comments submitted as email attachments. Microsoft Word format is also accepted.
Fax written comments to 936-632-2564, Attn: Brian Sims.
To avoid duplication, please use only one of these methods.
All comments must be received by September 25, 2015 at 5:00 PM.
Beginning Monday, August 3, 2015, the Angelina & Neches River Authority (ANRA) officially began administering the On-Site Sewage Facilities (OSSF) program for Angelina County. ANRA’s business office is open 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday thru Friday and is located at 210 E. Lufkin Avenue directly across the street from the Angelina County courthouse.
Application Fees for the portion of Angelina County outside of Control Zone Rayburn:
Forms are available on our Forms and Instructions page.
Control Zone Rayburn (CZR) is ANRA's program to regulate On-site Sewage Facilities (OSSF) near the Sam Rayburn Reservoir and in San Augustine County.
The CZR area of jurisdiction includes the portion of San Augustine county that is within the Neches River basin, and the portions of the other four counties surrounding Lake Sam Rayburn that fall within the regulated zone surrounding Sam Rayburn Reservoir. The regulated zone around Sam Rayburn Reservoir begins at the U. S. Army Corp of Engineers take line (171 ft contour) and extends 2000 feet outward. If any part of a subdivision lies within the regulated zone, then the entire subdivision will be in ANRA jurisdiction.
If you own property within the boundary we offer these services: