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Border 2020 Region 6 Request for Proposals 2015

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Border Environment Cooperation Commission (BECC) are pleased to announce the publication of a Request for Proposals (RFP) for projects to be implemented in the New Mexico-Texas-Chihuahua (3 State Region) and Texas-Coahuila-Nuevo Leon-Tamaulipas (4 State Region) border region. The new RFP will assist these institutions to meet the Goals and Objectives of the Border 2020 U.S. – Mexico Environmental Program, whose mission is to “protect the environment and public health in the U.S.-Mexico border region, consistent with the principles of sustainable development”.

RFP opens June 19, 2015 and closes on August 3, 2015.

The BECC and EPA also invite you to attend an Informational Workshop regarding the RFP for 2015. Workshops in the U.S. will be held in English. Workshops in Mexico will be held in Spanish. 

Please let us know if you plan to attend the U.S. workshops by sending an e-mail to or by calling 915-533-7273. For workshops in Mexico, please confirm locations on BECC/COCEF and EPA websites.

Please continue to check website for updates on workshop locations.

Workshop Schedule
In the U.S. (in English) In Mexico (in Spanish)

Wednesday, June 24, 2015
10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Council Chambers at Village of Vinton,
436 E. Vinton Rd.
Vinton, TX 79821

Friday June 26, 2015
10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

BECC Offices
8069 Tomas Fernandez
Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua
CP 32470

Friday, June 26
1:30-4:30 pm

TCEQ Region 15, Harlingen Office
1804 West Jefferson Ave.
Harlingen, TX 78552

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Auditorio de la Pirámide del Sol,
Plaza de las Culturas,
Blvd. de las Culturas S/N
Esq. Blvd. Fausto Z. Martínez,
Col. González
Piedras Negras, Coahuila

Monday June 29 , 2015
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

City of Presidio Activity Center
1200 E. O’Reilly
Presidio, TX 79845

Monday, July 13, 2015

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Teatro Lucio Blanco,  Casa de la Cultura
Calle Lincoln #821, esq. Chimalpopoca,
Col. Viveros
Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas

Tuesday, June 30, 2015
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

International Center for Trade
3295 Bob Rodgers Dr.
Eagle Pass, TX 78852

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Parque Cultural Reynosa
Blvd. Libramiento Oriente S/N,
Col. Azteca
Reynosa, Tamaulipas

Wednesday, July 1, 2015
1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

City of Laredo Health Department Auditorium
2600 Cedar St.
Laredo, TX 78044


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