Fourth of July

In observance of the Independence Day holiday, the Railroad Commission of Texas will be closed Friday, July 3, 2020.

Environmentally Responsible Regulation Benefits All Texans


AUSTIN – In case you missed it, please see Railroad Commissioner Christi Craddick’s editorial outlining the role of the Railroad Commission of Texas across the state published in the Austin American-Statesman this week here.

“During this important time for oil and gas development in Texas, it is ever more critical that Texans are aware of the vital work the Railroad Commission is doing within their communities to ensure their safety and protection of our state’s natural resources,” Craddick said.


Christi Craddick was elected statewide by the people of Texas in November 2012 to serve a six-year term as Texas Railroad Commissioner. A native of Midland, Christi is an attorney specializing in oil and gas, water, tax issues, electric deregulation and environmental policy.