Railroad Commission to Host Open House in San Antonio

02/09/2012

AUSTIN ––The Railroad Commission of Texas invites members of the public interested in learning more about the energy industry to an Open House at the District Office in San Antonio. Chairman Elizabeth Ames Jones and agency staff will be on hand to answer questions and provide information on local resources available through the District Office.

The open house will highlight oil and gas exploration and production activity in the Eagle Ford Shale, as well as increase awareness of resources available through the Commission. The event is intended to educate the public and industry about the Commission’s role and responsibilities. It will also provide an opportunity for the Commission to learn about the needs of the community.

WHO: Railroad Commission of Texas, San Antonio District Office
WHAT: Open House
WHEN: Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2012 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
WHERE: Railroad Commission’s San Antonio District Office
115 East Travis St., Suite 1610
San Antonio, TX, 78205
WHY: To provide an opportunity for the public and industry representatives to learn about the Railroad Commission and become familiar with local resources available through the District Office.
VISUALS/
AUDIO:
Remarks by Chairman Elizabeth Ames Jones
Information on Commission programs, roles and responsibilities
Informal Q&A with Commission staff
CONTACT: Gaye Greever McElwain, Public Outreach Information Officer
512/463-5126
gaye.mcelwain@rrc.texas.gov