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KCEN-TV
Unmanned Aerial Systems Company Returns from Fight Against ISISFriday NightNorthbound Lanes of I-35 to Close Friday Night The northbound lane
Unmanned Aerial Systems Company Returns from Fight Against ISIS
KCEN-TV / Posted 2 hours ago
Friday NightNorthbound Lanes of I-35 to Close Friday Night The northbound lanes of I-35 will close Friday night while TxDOT crews switch traffic to new lanes. The northbound lanes of I-35 will close Friday night while TxDOT crews switch... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Baylor and Art Briles Have Officially Parted WaysFriday NightNorthbound Lanes of I-35 to Close Friday Night The northbound lane
Baylor and Art Briles Have Officially Parted Ways
KCEN-TV / Posted 2 hours ago
Friday NightNorthbound Lanes of I-35 to Close Friday Night The northbound lanes of I-35 will close Friday night while TxDOT crews switch traffic to new lanes. The northbound lanes of I-35 will close Friday night while TxDOT crews switch... Read more
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KCEN-TV
New Details Released about Waco PD Internal InvestigationFriday NightNorthbound Lanes of I-35 to Close Friday Night The northbound lane
New Details Released about Waco PD Internal Investigation
KCEN-TV / Posted 4 hours ago
Friday NightNorthbound Lanes of I-35 to Close Friday Night The northbound lanes of I-35 will close Friday night while TxDOT crews switch traffic to new lanes. The northbound lanes of I-35 will close Friday night while TxDOT crews switch... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Family of prison bus crash victim sues TxDOT and TDCJjolt around inside the bus.” The inmates were not wearing seatbelts, according
Family of prison bus crash victim sues TxDOT and TDCJ
KTXS Abilene / Posted 5 hours ago
jolt around inside the bus.” The inmates were not wearing seatbelts, according to the lawsuit. Reyna’s family also blames TxDOT for his death because, according to the lawsuit, “TxDOT failed to repair the severely damaged guardrail” which had been... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Felon Convicted for Explosives, Terrorist Threat Arrested for Firearms in Taylor Co.officers are paid overtime to monitor roadways for traffic violations. TCSO rec
Felon Convicted for Explosives, Terrorist Threat Arrested for Firearms in Taylor Co.
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 5 hours ago
officers are paid overtime to monitor roadways for traffic violations. TCSO received $14,229.67 in grant monies from TxDOT for this year’s STEP enforcement. Deputies will be working additional hours under STEP, until July 5th. The next... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Online Human Trafficking Sting Leads to Dozens of Arrests in McLennan CountyFriday NightNorthbound Lanes of I-35 to Close Friday Night The northbound lane
Online Human Trafficking Sting Leads to Dozens of Arrests in McLennan County
KCEN-TV / Posted 8 hours ago
Friday NightNorthbound Lanes of I-35 to Close Friday Night The northbound lanes of I-35 will close Friday night while TxDOT crews switch traffic to new lanes. The northbound lanes of I-35 will close Friday night while TxDOT crews switch... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Dogridge Area Water Providers Respond After Residents Say Water is UndrinkableFriday NightNorthbound Lanes of I-35 to Close Friday Night The northbound lane
Dogridge Area Water Providers Respond After Residents Say Water is Undrinkable
KCEN-TV / Posted 9 hours ago
Friday NightNorthbound Lanes of I-35 to Close Friday Night The northbound lanes of I-35 will close Friday night while TxDOT crews switch traffic to new lanes. The northbound lanes of I-35 will close Friday night while TxDOT crews switch... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Bust Thanks to McLennan County's Newest K9Friday NightNorthbound Lanes of I-35 to Close Friday Night The northbound lane
Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Bust Thanks to McLennan County's Newest K9
KCEN-TV / Posted 9 hours ago
Friday NightNorthbound Lanes of I-35 to Close Friday Night The northbound lanes of I-35 will close Friday night while TxDOT crews switch traffic to new lanes. The northbound lanes of I-35 will close Friday night while TxDOT crews switch... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Leon River Washing Away Homes in Hamilton CountyFriday NightNorthbound Lanes of I-35 to Close Friday Night The northbound lane
Leon River Washing Away Homes in Hamilton County
KCEN-TV / Posted 10 hours ago
Friday NightNorthbound Lanes of I-35 to Close Friday Night The northbound lanes of I-35 will close Friday night while TxDOT crews switch traffic to new lanes. The northbound lanes of I-35 will close Friday night while TxDOT crews switch... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Killeen Police Investigate After Shots FiredFriday NightNorthbound Lanes of I-35 to Close Friday Night The northbound lane
Killeen Police Investigate After Shots Fired
KCEN-TV / Posted 12 hours ago
Friday NightNorthbound Lanes of I-35 to Close Friday Night The northbound lanes of I-35 will close Friday night while TxDOT crews switch traffic to new lanes. The northbound lanes of I-35 will close Friday night while TxDOT crews switch... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Northbound Lanes of I-35 to Close Friday NightFriday Night The northbound lanes of I-35 will close Friday night while TxDOT
Northbound Lanes of I-35 to Close Friday Night
KCEN-TV / Posted 13 hours ago
Friday Night The northbound lanes of I-35 will close Friday night while TxDOT crews switch traffic to new lanes. The northbound lanes of I-35 will close Friday night while TxDOT crews switch... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Some bridge design elements getting second look(semi-trucks) to turn left under the highway towards the Port. To make that ri
Some bridge design elements getting second look
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 22 hours ago
(semi-trucks) to turn left under the highway towards the Port. To make that right hand turn at Beach Avenue safe, however, TxDOT needs to make some changes to it. Currently, the driveways of both the Valero and the Whataburger spill out onto Beach... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Longview's Hawkins dip gets a temporary fixpeople have told us their vehicles were damaged taking the dip too fast. The ci
Longview's Hawkins dip gets a temporary fix
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted yesterday
people have told us their vehicles were damaged taking the dip too fast. The city of Longview is working with TXDOT on a permanent solution, but in the meantime, the city has put a temporary patch in place. Over the last few weeks they... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
The scoop on the loads of dirt creating the Loop 281 overpassembankments all the time, but driving on the west side, you can see there’s now
The scoop on the loads of dirt creating the Loop 281 overpass
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted yesterday
embankments all the time, but driving on the west side, you can see there’s now contained dirt; a whole bunch of dirt. TxDOT Longview Area Engineer Will Buskell says they can’t take just any old dirt. It’s all about the Plasticity Index or... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Documents Reveal More on Fraud Allegations Against City of Abilenethey closed the second case. Carter filed a third complaint in April of 2015,
Documents Reveal More on Fraud Allegations Against City of Abilene
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
they closed the second case. Carter filed a third complaint in April of 2015, but the road project mentioned involved TxDOT, and the Texas Board of Professional Engineers closed the case before investigating, because they did not have... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Local law enforcement announces extra patrols, DWI initiativein the Impaired Driving Mobilization grant to target drivers who are under the
Local law enforcement announces extra patrols, DWI initiative
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted yesterday
in the Impaired Driving Mobilization grant to target drivers who are under the influence. The grant is offered by TxDOT and will allow TCSO to put additional deputies on the roads. Cedar Park police added on Thursday that it will also... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Local law enforcement announces extra patrols, DWI initiativein the Impaired Driving Mobilization grant to target drivers who are under the
Local law enforcement announces extra patrols, DWI initiative
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted yesterday
in the Impaired Driving Mobilization grant to target drivers who are under the influence. The grant is offered by TxDOT and will allow TCSO to put additional deputies on the roads. After the July 4 holiday, APD will continue with its No... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Highway 71 expansion project nearly completeParkway to Scenic Brook Drive. "We have just started the final phase of work f
Highway 71 expansion project nearly complete
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted yesterday
Parkway to Scenic Brook Drive. "We have just started the final phase of work for this particular project," said Reyna. TxDOT said the nearly $16 million project will improve mobility and make Highway 71 safer. Despite a rainy May, the project... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Helping Improve Mobility in East Texas is As Easy As 1-2-3 - East Texas June 22 2016 : Persons residing throughout the fourteen counties of East Texas are invited to participate in a short-term project to improve mobility throughout the regio...service hours, online regional trip planner, and regional transit vehicle maint
Helping Improve Mobility in East Texas is As Easy As 1-2-3 - East Texas June 22 2016 : Persons residing throughout the fourteen counties of East Texas are invited to participate in a short-term project to improve mobility throughout the regio...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
service hours, online regional trip planner, and regional transit vehicle maintenance. The current project is funded via a TxDOT grant obtained through the East Texas Connects committee and East Texas Council of Governments. The committee is... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
Moving forward: Officials discuss facilitating trade growth on U.S. 81/287Judge J.D Clark said he discussed viewing U.S. 81/287 as a whole transportation
Moving forward: Officials discuss facilitating trade growth on U.S. 81/287
Wise County Messenger / Posted 2 days ago
Judge J.D Clark said he discussed viewing U.S. 81/287 as a whole transportation corridor and not as separate segments with TxDOT Chief Engineer Bill Hale and received a favorable response. “If we were to view 287 not as a local issue, but as a... Read more
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Nueces County Record Star
Victims of drunk driving lend their faces, voices in effort to spare others from tragic, life-changing consequencesTxDOT’s ‘Plan While You Can’ campaign urges drivers to plan for a sober ride ho
Victims of drunk driving lend their faces, voices in effort to spare others from tragic, life-changing consequences
Nueces County Record Star / Posted 2 days ago
TxDOT’s ‘Plan While You Can’ campaign urges drivers to plan for a sober ride homeAUSTIN – A prisoner in his own body. This is how Sean Carter describes his life following his fateful decision 11 years ago to get into a vehicle driven by a drunk... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Can Dallas Drivers Survive A 12-Hour Shutdown Of I-35E This Weekend?Dallas Horseshoe Project The nearly $800 million Horseshoe Project by the Texa
Can Dallas Drivers Survive A 12-Hour Shutdown Of I-35E This Weekend?
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
Dallas Horseshoe Project The nearly $800 million Horseshoe Project by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) began in April 2013 and is expected to be completed by next summer. The goal is to improve downtown Dallas traffic by... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
TxDOT Wages War on Copper ThievesWorth District working to prevent copper thefts after thieves have stolen more
TxDOT Wages War on Copper Thieves
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 2 days ago
Worth District working to prevent copper thefts after thieves have stolen more than 37 miles of wiring in recent years. TxDOT officials said the theft of about 200,000 linear feet of wiring from light poles has knocked out power to highway... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Abilene and the Roads of Tomorrowbe revamped as well, such as Ambler Avenue, Treadaway Boulevard, and 160 miles
Abilene and the Roads of Tomorrow
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
be revamped as well, such as Ambler Avenue, Treadaway Boulevard, and 160 miles along Interstate 20 in the Abilene area. "TXDoT is looking at areas all along that corridor," said Mary Belle Turner of TXDoT. Therefore, they will be looking for any... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Plans for new park deck outside Dallas Zoomeans that we have to back in to the driveway to get all of these trucks in," E
Plans for new park deck outside Dallas Zoo
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
means that we have to back in to the driveway to get all of these trucks in," Evans said. "That, my friend, is unsafe." TxDOT confirms 15 businesses will be impacted. However, the city council's transportation and Trinity River committee head,... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
TxDoT looks ahead to $4 billion in I35 projectstruth of the matter is that we're in the process of trying to figure all of tho
TxDoT looks ahead to $4 billion in I35 projects
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 3 days ago
truth of the matter is that we're in the process of trying to figure all of those things out," said Sen. Kirk Watson. TxDoT gathered members of the media Tuesday to explain the new projects. Seven are already funded. Two start in the next... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Platforms Reveal Common Ground Between Texas GOP, Democratsto to review the state's toll road network and produce a plan detailing what th
Platforms Reveal Common Ground Between Texas GOP, Democrats
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 days ago
to to review the state's toll road network and produce a plan detailing what the state would have to do to remove them. TxDOT is expected to release the report in September. Trans-Pacific Partnership Although their platforms suggest the... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Platforms Reveal Common Ground Between Texas GOP Democrats - Platforms Reveal Common Ground Between Texas GOP Democrats by Madlin Mekelburg The Texas Tribune June 21 2016 Though they disagree on nearly every major policy issue from education fundi...to to review the state's toll road network and produce a plan detailing what th
Platforms Reveal Common Ground Between Texas GOP Democrats - Platforms Reveal Common Ground Between Texas GOP Democrats by Madlin Mekelburg The Texas Tribune June 21 2016 Though they disagree on nearly every major policy issue from education fundi...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
to to review the state's toll road network and produce a plan detailing what the state would have to do to remove them. TxDOT is expected to release the report in September. Trans-Pacific Partnership Although their platforms suggest the... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Platforms reveal common ground between Texas GOP, Democratsto to review the state's toll road network and produce a plan detailing what th
Platforms reveal common ground between Texas GOP, Democrats
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 3 days ago
to to review the state's toll road network and produce a plan detailing what the state would have to do to remove them. TxDOT is expected to release the report in September. Trans-Pacific Partnership Although their platforms suggest the... Read more
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11 News Houston
Platforms reveal common ground between Texas GOP, Democratsto to review the state's toll road network and produce a plan detailing what th
Platforms reveal common ground between Texas GOP, Democrats
11 News Houston / Posted 3 days ago
to to review the state's toll road network and produce a plan detailing what the state would have to do to remove them. TxDOT is expected to release the report in September. Trans-Pacific Partnership Although their platforms suggest the... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Platforms reveal common ground between Texas GOP, Democratsto to review the state's toll road network and produce a plan detailing what th
Platforms reveal common ground between Texas GOP, Democrats
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
to to review the state's toll road network and produce a plan detailing what the state would have to do to remove them. TxDOT is expected to release the report in September. Trans-Pacific Partnership Although their platforms suggest the... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Working to prevent flood related deathsdrowned. Emmett said part of the problem was the Harris County Toll Road Author
Working to prevent flood related deaths
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 3 days ago
drowned. Emmett said part of the problem was the Harris County Toll Road Authority blocked its portion of the roadway, but TxDot had not yet blocked its side. "Why have that disconnect?" said Emmett. "If we already have somebody there putting up... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Rain slows University Drive workhighway network. Spring rains that held up road crews in Denton have slowed ro
Rain slows University Drive work
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
highway network. Spring rains that held up road crews in Denton have slowed road crews all over the state, according to TxDOT spokeswoman Michelle Releford. Whether Denton drivers will be traveling on all six new lanes of University Drive... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Overnight closures planned for I-40for traffic Monday evening. The southbound ramp to I-40 east will be closed Tue
Overnight closures planned for I-40
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 4 days ago
for traffic Monday evening. The southbound ramp to I-40 east will be closed Tuesday morning. Drivers can expect those same delays Wednesday evening into the overnight hours. TxDOT says drivers should slow down and use extra caution in... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Overnight closures planned for I-40for traffic Monday evening. The southbound ramp to I-40 east will be closed Tue
Overnight closures planned for I-40
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 4 days ago
for traffic Monday evening. The southbound ramp to I-40 east will be closed Tuesday morning. Drivers can expect those same delays Wednesday evening into the overnight hours. TxDOT says drivers should slow down and use extra caution in... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Overnight closures planned for I-40for traffic Monday evening. The southbound ramp to I-40 east will be closed Tue
Overnight closures planned for I-40
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 days ago
for traffic Monday evening. The southbound ramp to I-40 east will be closed Tuesday morning. Drivers can expect those same delays Wednesday evening into the overnight hours. TxDOT says drivers should slow down and use extra caution in... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Motorcyclists raise safety awareness with ride across Abileneof year there's more motorcyclists out, and so we want to increase awareness fo
Motorcyclists raise safety awareness with ride across Abilene
KTXS Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
of year there's more motorcyclists out, and so we want to increase awareness for those drivers,” said Jill Collett with TxDOT. In 2014, roughly 430,000 motorcycles were registered in the state, making Texas third in the country for registered... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
A remarkable new approach to highway planningthe table — from tearing down Interstate 345 to relocating a large stretch of I
A remarkable new approach to highway planning
Dallas Morning News / Posted 4 days ago
the table — from tearing down Interstate 345 to relocating a large stretch of Interstate 30 — the report urges City Hall, TxDOT engineers and regional planners in Arlington to widen their perspective about how to measure the impact of big... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Area lane closuresCoulter Street for renovation of Amarillo ISD building. All projects are subje
Area lane closures
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 4 days ago
Coulter Street for renovation of Amarillo ISD building. All projects are subject to change because of weather, emergency work and other unexpected events. For more information, call TxDOT Public Information Officer Dianah Ascencio at (806) 748-44... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Area lane closuresCoulter Street for renovation of Amarillo ISD building. All projects are subje
Area lane closures
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 days ago
Coulter Street for renovation of Amarillo ISD building. All projects are subject to change because of weather, emergency work and other unexpected events. For more information, call TxDOT Public Information Officer Dianah Ascencio at (806) 748-44... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Midland roads under construction for improvementIt was almost a year long project but now TXDOT is working on road improvements
Midland roads under construction for improvement
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 days ago
It was almost a year long project but now TXDOT is working on road improvements to Interstate 20 and West Loop 250. Several changes will be made to traffic patterns during I20 construction. The speed limit will be reduced to 55 miles an hour and... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Midland roads under construction for improvementIt was almost a year long project but now TXDOT is working on road improvements
Midland roads under construction for improvement
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 days ago
It was almost a year long project but now TXDOT is working on road improvements to Interstate 20 and West Loop 250. Several changes will be made to traffic patterns during I20 construction. The speed limit will be reduced to 55 miles an hour and... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
I-30 EB exit ramp to State Line Ave. to close for 2 weeks(State Line Avenue) in Texarkana will be closed for about two weeks beginning o
I-30 EB exit ramp to State Line Ave. to close for 2 weeks
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 7 days ago
(State Line Avenue) in Texarkana will be closed for about two weeks beginning on Monday, June 20. The closure is to allow TxDOT to conduct maintenance work on the bridge crossing over the Kansas City Southern (KCS) railroad. Motorists eastbound... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Construction projects overlap in West El Paso, causing major congestionSeveral construction projects have overlapped in West El Paso, causing major co
Construction projects overlap in West El Paso, causing major congestion
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 8 days ago
Several construction projects have overlapped in West El Paso, causing major congestion. TXDot closed a section of Paisano between Executive Center to Sunland Park Monday to work on the Border West Expressway Project. Separately, crews working on... Read more
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Lockhart Post-Register
Jake VoigtAllen and Bryan Allen; and a host of friends and neighbors. Jake worked 13 yea
Jake Voigt
Lockhart Post-Register / Posted 8 days ago
Allen and Bryan Allen; and a host of friends and neighbors. Jake worked 13 years for Bastrop County before retiring from TxDOT after 28 years. His favorite past times included hunting, fishing, and gardening. Graveside services were planned at... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Construction worker falls to death from West Side highwayvictim was described as a young man who had been with Williams Brothers Constru
Construction worker falls to death from West Side highway
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
victim was described as a young man who had been with Williams Brothers Construction Company, Inc., currently contracted by TxDOT to construct the bridge, for less than a year. “Even though he's not a TxDOT employee, he's still part of the family... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Construction worker dies on west sideAccording to TxDOT, a construction worker died at a work site on Highway 151 an
Construction worker dies on west side
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 9 days ago
According to TxDOT, a construction worker died at a work site on Highway 151 and Loop 410 on the west side. Emergency responders are currently at the scene. A TxDOT representative at the site said that the worker fell from a bridge span. He was... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
‘I’ work beginswill all be new but they will be in the same locations. Brookside Road will be
‘I’ work begins
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 9 days ago
will all be new but they will be in the same locations. Brookside Road will be completely reconstructed,” Hal Stanford, TxDOT Project Manager for the Ellis County Area Office, said in a pervious article. “At Brookside we will have to close... Read more
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Pleasanton Express
Governors confer about containing spread of Zikaapplication to designate the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway from Brownsville to Por
Governors confer about containing spread of Zika
Pleasanton Express / Posted 9 days ago
application to designate the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway from Brownsville to Port Arthur as Marine Highway 69, TxDOT announced June 8. According to TxDOT, the designation clears the way for federal grants to ports for projects along... Read more
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Pleasanton Express
Pleasanton Council approves Phase II of Street CIP; Mayor appoints HOT committeeappointment) and Ben Garza, another ETJ appointment from District 4. Airport F
Pleasanton Council approves Phase II of Street CIP; Mayor appoints HOT committee
Pleasanton Express / Posted 9 days ago
appointment) and Ben Garza, another ETJ appointment from District 4. Airport Fire Station update He then reported that TxDOT Aviation FAA in Ft. Worth has approved the land release at the airport for the new fire station. It will now go to... Read more
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