Public Infrastructure Department, Harris County, Texas

 

Seminars

05-05-2015  5th Annual Harris County Onsite Wastewater Seminar
Agenda Adobe PDF Doc
OSSF Effluent: Waste or Asset?-Alisa Max, Harris County Adobe PDF Doc
Lessons Learned: Moving from Designated Representative to Maintenance Technician-Nelson Durant, Harris County  
The Most Important Maintenance Activity: Aeration-Troy Ross, TOWA Adobe PDF Doc
Onsite Wastewater Treatment and Value of independent Certification: Sharon Steiner, NSF International Adobe PDF Doc
Compliance Reviews of Authorized Agents-Bryan Eastham, Region 12 Adobe PDF Doc
TCEQ Enforcement Update-Mike Price, TCEQ Adobe PDF Doc
Ask an Expert - multiple presenters  
SJRA's No Wipes in the Pipes Campaign: Patty Potty-Ronda Trow and Michelle Guidry, SJRA Adobe PDF Doc
Customer Relations: Seven Essentials to Providing Exceptional Customer Service-Herman Sanders, Harris County Adobe PDF Doc
Waller County Onsite Wastewater Program-Winford Roberts, Waller County  
H-GAC's OSSF Supplemental Environmental Project-Justin Bower, H-GAC Adobe PDF Doc

05-13-2014  4th Annual Harris County Onsite Wastewater Seminar
Agenda Adobe PDF Doc
The Future of Wastewater–John Blount, Harris County Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Dosing tanks-Keith Surface, Surface Septic Systems Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Electrical Components of an Onsite Wastewater System-Troy Ross, TOWA Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Platting-Emil Haddad, EIC Surveying Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Criminal History Background Process for Occupational Licensing-Russell Gardner, TCEQ Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
TCEQ Enforcement Update-Mike Price, TCEQ Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Ask an Expert-multiple presenters
OSSF Mapping Tool-Will Merrell, H-GAC Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Installation issues-Toby McDonald, Two Sons Environmental Services Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Proper Maintenance Activities-Troy Ross, TOWA Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
The Tools of Enforcement-Armando Sanchez, Harris County Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation

04-30-2013  3rd Annual Harris County Onsite Wastewater Seminar
Agenda Adobe PDF Doc
Innovations in Onsite Wastewater in Harris County- John Blount, Harris County Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Walker County’s OSSF Program- Andrew Isbell, Walker County Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Westfield Estates: Making Old OSSFs Function Longer- Justin Bower, H-GAC Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Inspector Training Program- Matthew Johnson, Harris County Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
TCEQ Enforcement Update- Mike Price, TCEQ Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
TCEQ OSSF Rules Update- James McCaine, TCEQ Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
BIG Ideas for Cleaner Waters: Addressing Failing OSSFs in the H-GAC Region- Rachel Powers, H-GAC Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Improving Safety in the Field- Cheryl Burton-Fentress, Harris County Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Drip Emitter Systems- Keith Surface, Surface Septic Systems Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Justice of the Peace (JP) Court- The Honorable Judge George Risner, Harris County

05-01-12  2nd Annual Harris County Onsite Wastewater Seminar
Agenda Adobe PDF Doc
Plan Review Considerations - Ray Beckford, Harris County Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Setbacks and Easements - Dennis Pumilia, Harris County Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Drip Systems - Keith Surface, Surface Septic Systems Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
OSSF Real Estate Inspections - John Shrader, Environmental Health specialties Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Installer Challenges - Rodger Schuldt, Schuldt Construction Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Inspections 101 - Larry Johnson, Harris County Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
What's coming next from the TCEQ - James McCaine, TCEQ Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Improve your Communications - Dimetra Hamilton, Harris County Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Gray Water & OSSF Wastewater Reuse - Ray Young, P.E., Water Engineers Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Waste Haulers - Erskine Glittens, TCEQ Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
OSSF Maintenance Inspections - Wes Hubert, Sterling Environmental Adobe PDF Doc
Surviving a TCEQ Authorized Agent Compliance Review - Darla Branch, TCEQ Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation

10-25-11  Wastewater Treatment Plants & Bacteria:  Strategies for Compliance
Agenda Adobe PDF Doc
Rules Overview:  Why We Do What We Do - Alisa Max, P.E. / Harris County (3 MB) Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Soils - Bill Hudspeth, P.E. / H&H Wastewater Management Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Design Basics & Disposal Options - John Shrader, R.S./ Environmental Health Specialties Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Disinfection Alternatives - Stephanie Sturman, R.S. / Harris County (1.5 MB) Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Electronic Onsite Monitoring - Wayne Peyton / RMSYS (619 KB) Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Projecting Professionalism / Communications - Dimetra Hamilton / Harris County (295 KB) Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Common System Installation Issues - Roger Schuldt / Schuldt Construction (7.3 MB) Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
An Inspectors' Primer - Larry Johnson / Harris County (994 KB) Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Safety in the Field - Cheryl Burton-Fentress, CHMM / Harris County (2.5 MB) Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Navigating JP Court - Johanna Craft & Janet Marton / Harris County (182 KB).   There are 2 files - click on the icons to the right to download each. Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation MS Word Document 


04-26-11  Wastewater Treatment Plants & Bacteria:  Strategies for Compliance
Agenda Adobe PDF Doc
Enforcement of Bacteria Requirements in Wastewater - Jennifer Wheeeler / Harris County Pollution Control Services  (115 KB) Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation 
Recreational WQ Standards and Wastewater Disinfection - Jim Davenport / TCEQ  (2.3 MB) Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
The Bacteria Implementation Group - Rachel Powers / H-GAC  (22 MB) Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Enforcement of Bacteria Requirements in Wastewater - Kim Laird / TCEQ & Jennifer Wheeeler / Harris County Pollution Control Services  (115 KB) Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation 
WWTP Operation and Infrastructure: Issues and Solutions - David Munn / AECOM (624 KB) Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Collection Systems and Lift Stations - Teague Harris / Pate Engineers (407 KB) Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Biological Processes and Solids Handling - Ray Young / Water Engineers (887 KB) Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Chlorination Chemistry: Considering Chloramines and Free Chlorine - David Munn / AECOM (15 MB) Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Chlorine Contact Basins - Tim Brodeur / AECOM (8.5 MB) Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
UV Systems - Tim Brodeur / AECOM (4.8 MB) Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation
Best Practices for Effluent Sampling - Laura Bonjonia & Tanny Busby / Envirodyne Laboratories (4 MB) Microsoft Powerpoint  Presentation