Tuesday, 22 May 2018
Public Hearing Notices

The South East Texas Regional Planning Commission (SETRPC) Disaster Recovery Division (DRD) will be conducting a public hearing, Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. in the Landes Auditorium of the Galloway Business Building at Lamar University.  

The purpose of the hearing will be to obtain community input regarding infrastructure and buy-out /acquisition needs in the Southeast Texas region to develop a Method of Distribution (MOD) of funds.  For more information please click on the notice(s) below.  

Public Comment Period and Public Hearings

The Transportation and Environmental Services Division is announcing a public comment period to be held from May 14, 2018 – June 16, 2018 so that the public can comment on the “Draft” JOHRTS Exempt FY 2019-2022 TIP.  A series of public meetings will be held May 29, 2018 – June 1, 2018 for the public to learn and comment on these documents.  For more information visit the Transportation and Environmental Services website at http://www.setrpc.org/ter/.


The South East Texas Regional Planning Commission (SETRPC) is accepting proposals for the counties of Hardin, Jefferson, and Orange for the following:

Area Agency on Aging of Southeast Texas (AAASET) – congregate meals, home delivered meals, and transportation services for seniors for FY 2019 (October 1, 2018 – September 30, 2019).  Services include a four (4) year renewal option, subject to satisfactory performance and available funding.  The SETRPC anticipates receiving funding from the Texas Department of Health & Human  Services Commission for the entire region in the following amounts; $427,000 for congregate meals, $176,000 for home delivered meals, and $50,000 for transportation.

Specifications may be obtained at www.setrpc.org on April 11, 2018. The deadline for receipt of the Proposals is June 1, 2018 at 4:00 p.m.

Request For Proposals

The South East Texas Regional Planning Commission (SETRPC) is accepting written proposals to obtain aCertified ROMA Trainers and/or Community Action Specialized Consultants to conduct a Community Needs Assessment, Strategic Plan, Organizational Standards assistance, Leadership Development Guidance, Board Training and ROMA training. Funds to purchase these services come to the SETRPC through the Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Program. These CSBG monies are federal funds which originate with the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services, and are passed through to the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs (TDHCA) for administration of anti-poverty programs within Texas. The SETRPC is under contract with TDHCA to provide CSBG funded programs to assist the low-income in Southeast Texas.

Submission of Proposals:

Proposals (applications) responding to this request must meet the specifications and instructions in the RFP, and be submitted via hand-delivery or mail to the attention of Colleen Halliburton at the South East Texas Regional Planning Commission by 3:00 p.m., Wednesday, April 25, 2018. Proposals received after this date and time will not be considered. Interested vendors must submit one original and 2 copies of the completed proposal.

Click here for RFP

Proposals may be hand-delivered or mailed to the following:

Colleen Halliburton
Community Services Division Director
South East Texas Regional Planning Commission
2210 Eastex Freeway
Beaumont, Texas 77703

Notice of Fare Increase
South East Texas Transit (SETT), the public transportation service of the South East Texas Regional Planning Commission is hereby notifying the public of a fare increase for county to county trips originating in Hardin and Rural Western Jefferson Counties. On May 14, 2018 fares will increase to $2.50 each way.

Criminal Justice Advisory Committee (CJAC) Criminal Justice Division Grant Prioritization Meeting

Open Meeting Notification

The South East Texas Regional Planning Commission Criminal Justice Advisory Committee (CJAC) will prioritize Criminal Justice Division (CJD) grants on the following dates and times:

Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) and Juvenile Justice Delinquency Prevention (JJDP) grants on Thursday, April 5th, 2018 from 1:30pm – 5:00pm

General Victim Assistance (VOCA) and Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) grants on Thursday, April 12th, 2018 from 1:30pm – 5:00pm

These prioritization meetings are open to the public.

If you have any questions, please contact Sue Landry, This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it , or Kaylan Arendale, This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it , at SETRPC

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