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Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission Meetings

Dates, Agendas, and Transcripts

Next Regular Commission Meeting

  • Work Session: 9 a.m. Wednesday, November 5, 2014
  • Commission Meeting: 9 a.m. Thursday, November 6, 2014
  • Location: TPWD Headquarters, Austin — Directions
  • The agenda will be linked here as soon as it is posted on the Web site.
  • Live streaming audio will be available.

A work session is usually held the day before regularly scheduled commission meetings. Agendas and transcripts are grouped by fiscal year. Meetings are held at TPWD Headquarters in Austin, Texas, unless otherwise noted. Appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the Texas Senate, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission adopts policies and rules to carry out all programs of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. Every August, the Commission conducts an annual public hearing to receive input from our partners, stakeholders and constituents concerning any issues relating to Department policies, goals, programs, and responsibilities. Anyone who is interested in speaking to the Commission is encouraged to attend.

Meetings This Fiscal Year

Future Years

  • FY 2015: November 5-6, 2014 — January 21-22, 2015 — March 25-26, 2015 — May 20-21, 2015 — August 19-20, 2015

TPWD receives federal assistance from the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service and other federal agencies. TPWD is therefore subject to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, in addition to state anti-discrimination laws. TPWD will comply with state and federal laws prohibiting discrimination based on race, color, national origin, age, sex or disability.

If you require an accommodation or informational materials in an alternative form, please contact Carole Hemby at (512) 389-4804 (telephone). Individuals with hearing or speech impairments may contact the agency on a Text Telephone (TDD) at (512)389-8915 or by Relay Texas at 7-1-1 or (800) 735-2989.

If you believe that you have been discriminated against in any TPWD program, activity or event, you may contact Dawn Heikkila, Acting Director of Human Resources Division, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, 4200 Smith School Road, Austin, Texas, 78744, (512) 389-4727 (telephone), dawn.heikkila@tpwd.texas.gov (email). Alternatively, you may contact the Office of Diversity and Inclusive Workforce Management, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 5275 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church VA 22041.

Notice Regarding Public Testimony

Public testimony will be taken on items labeled "Action." Public testimony will normally be limited to three minutes per person.

Notice Regarding Executive (Closed) Session

In addition to the items for which an Executive Session is scheduled, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission may meet in Executive (Closed) Session on any item listed above if authorized by the Texas Open Meetings Act, Texas Government Code, Chapter 551.

Notice Regarding Order of Agenda Items

Items may be taken up in an order other than that listed on the Agenda.

Fiscal Year 2014
Agenda Transcripts
November 6-7, 2013
Archived Audio
January 22-23, 2014
Archived Audio
March 26-27, 2014
Archived Audio
May 21-22, 2014
Archived Audio
Commission Retreat
August 19, 2014
(Houston)
August 20-21, 2014
(Houston)

Archived Audio
The meetings were held at the Houston Museum of Natural Science.
Fiscal Year 2013
Agenda Transcripts
November 7-8, 2012
Archived Audio
January 23-24, 2013
Archived Audio
Special Commission Meeting
February 26, 2013
Archived Audio
March 27-28, 2013
Archived Audio
May 22-23, 2013
Archived Audio
August 21-22, 2013
Archived Audio
Fiscal Year 2012
Agenda Transcripts
Nov. 2–3, 2011
Archived Audio
Jan. 25–26, 2012
Archived Audio
March 28–29, 2012
Archived Audio
May 23–24, 2012
Archived Audio
Aug. 29–30, 2012
Archived Audio
Fiscal Year 2011
Agenda Transcripts
Nov. 3-4, 2010
Archived Audio
Dec. 20, 2010
Special Called Meeting
Jan. 26-27, 2011
Archived Audio
March 30-31, 2011
Archived Audio
May 25-26, 2011
Archived Audio
June 30, 2011
Archived Audio
Aug. 24-25, 2011
Archived Audio
Fiscal Year 2010
Agenda Transcripts
Oct. 6-7, 2009
Additional Documents
Nov. 4-5, 2009
Archived Audio
Jan. 27-28, 2010
Archived Audio
March 31-April 1, 2010
Archived Audio
May 26-27, 2010
Archived Audio
July 20, 2010
Archived Audio
August 25-26, 2010
San Antonio
Archived Audio
Fiscal Year 2009
Agenda Transcripts
Nov. 5-6, 2008
(Archived Audio)
Jan. 21-22, 2009
(Archived Audio)
March 25-26, 2009
(Archived Audio)
May 27-28, 2009
(Archived Audio)
July 22, 2009
(Archived Audio)
Aug. 26-27, 2009
Fort Worth
(Archived Audio)
Meeting held at Will Rogers Memorial Center in Fort Worth, Texas.
Fiscal Year 2008
Agenda Transcripts
Nov. 7-8, 2007
(Archived Audio)
Dec. 5, 2007
(Archived Audio)
Jan. 23-24, 2008
(Archived Audio)
March 26-27, 2008
(Archived Audio)
May 21-22, 2008
(Archived Audio)
July 17, 2008
(Archived Audio)
Aug. 20-21, 2008
(Archived Audio)
Meeting held at Houston Zoo in Houston, Texas.
Fiscal Year 2007
Agenda Transcripts
Nov. 1–2, 2006
(Archived Audio)
Jan. 24–25, 2007
(Archived Audio)
April 4–5, 2007
(Archived Audio)
May 23–24, 2007
(Archived Audio)
July 19, 2007
Aug. 22–23, 2007
Fiscal Year 2006
Agenda Transcripts
Nov. 2–3, 2005
Jan. 25–26, 2006
April 5–6, 2006
May 24–25, 2006
(Archived Audio)
July 19, 2006
Aug. 23–24, 2006
(Archived Audio)
Fiscal Year 2005
Date / Agenda Transcripts
Nov. 3, 2004
Jan. 26–27, 2005
April 6–7, 2005
Additional Documents:
May 25–26, 2005
Aug. 24–25, 2005
Fiscal Year 2004
Date / Agenda Transcripts
Nov. 5–6, 2003
Jan. 28–29, 2004
April 7–8, 2004
May 26–27, 2004
July 15, 2004
Aug. 25–26, 2004
Fiscal Year 2003
Date / Agenda Transcripts
Nov. 6–7, 2002
Jan. 22–23, 2003
April 2–3, 2003
May 28–29, 2003
July 24, 2003
Aug. 27–28, 2003
Fiscal Year 2002
Date / Agenda Transcripts
Nov. 7–8, 2001
Jan. 16–17, 2002
Feb. 4, 2002
March 11, 2002
April 3–4, 2002
May 29–30, 2002
Aug. 28–29, 2002
Fiscal Year 2001
Date / Agenda Transcripts
Nov. 8–9, 2000
Jan. 24–25, 2001
April 4–5, 2001
May 30–31, 2001
Aug. 29–30, 2001
Fiscal Year 2000
Date / Agenda Transcripts
Nov. 17–18, 1999
Jan. 19–20, 2000
April 5–6, 2000
May 31–June 1, 2000
Aug. 30–31, 2000

Fiscal Year 1999 (Agendas Only)

Fiscal Year 1998 (Agendas Only)


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