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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Vehicle fire closes southbound I-35W in Fort Worthclosed near Ripy due to a vehicle on fire. The fire began after a crash just s
Vehicle fire closes southbound I-35W in Fort Worth
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 42 minutes ago
closed near Ripy due to a vehicle on fire. The fire began after a crash just south of downtown Fort Worth Tuesday morning, TxDOT said. I-35W in south Fort Worth: all SB lanes closed at Ripy due to vehicle incident. Traffic detoured to frontage... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
The Brief: Could Perry Soon be Dancing With the Stars? - The Brief: Could Perry Soon be Dancing With the Stars? by Alex Samuels The Texas Tribune Aug. 30 2016 The Big Conversation Former Gov. Rick Perry may be taking a break from campaigning to bu...an afternoon hearing, a select House committee focusing on transportation plann
The Brief: Could Perry Soon be Dancing With the Stars? - The Brief: Could Perry Soon be Dancing With the Stars? by Alex Samuels The Texas Tribune Aug. 30 2016 The Big Conversation Former Gov. Rick Perry may be taking a break from campaigning to bu...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
an afternoon hearing, a select House committee focusing on transportation planning is scheduled to receive updates from a TxDOT working group on changes in how the state prioritizes and finances transportation projects.Elsewhere (Links below lead... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
TxDOT under investigation for improper paint disposalEast Texas' TxDOT is under investigation after allegations of illegal disposal.
TxDOT under investigation for improper paint disposal
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 13 hours ago
East Texas' TxDOT is under investigation after allegations of illegal disposal. The allegations stem from a report of improper disposal of paint at the TxDOT facility in Hopkins County. “On August 17, two of our employees were cleaning up around... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Waco District to receive $1.2 billion in funding for transportation projectsis going to be significant and it means a lot to what we are going to be able t
Waco District to receive $1.2 billion in funding for transportation projects
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 13 hours ago
is going to be significant and it means a lot to what we are going to be able to do in our eight-county district,” TXDOT Spokesman for Waco District Ken Roberts said. The additional funding comes from legislative and voter approved... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
10 speed limit reduced from Beaumont to Chambers Countya unanimous City Council vote last November against the change inside Beaumont
10 speed limit reduced from Beaumont to Chambers County
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 hours ago
a unanimous City Council vote last November against the change inside Beaumont - from Washington Boulevard to Ford Park - TxDOT decided to go forward with it. Last November, TxDOT asked for council's assent on the four miles within city limits... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Waco District to receive $1.2 billion in funding for transportation projectsis going to be significant and it means a lot to what we are going to be able t
Waco District to receive $1.2 billion in funding for transportation projects
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 14 hours ago
is going to be significant and it means a lot to what we are going to be able to do in our eight-county district,” TXDOT Spokesman for Waco District Ken Roberts said. The additional funding comes from legislative and voter approved... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Waco District to receive $1.2 billion in funding for transportation projectsis going to be significant and it means a lot to what we are going to be able t
Waco District to receive $1.2 billion in funding for transportation projects
KXXV Waco / Posted 14 hours ago
is going to be significant and it means a lot to what we are going to be able to do in our eight-county district,” TXDOT Spokesman for Waco District Ken Roberts said. The additional funding comes from legislative and voter approved... Read more
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KXXV Waco
TxDOT under investigation for improper paint disposalEast Texas' TxDOT is under investigation after allegations of illegal disposal.
TxDOT under investigation for improper paint disposal
KXXV Waco / Posted 15 hours ago
East Texas' TxDOT is under investigation after allegations of illegal disposal. The allegations stem from a report of improper disposal of paint at the TxDOT facility in Hopkins County. “On August 17, two of our employees were cleaning up around... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Carter: Trump 'learning' about immigrationwas made possible by Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) funds passed on thro
Carter: Trump 'learning' about immigration
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 15 hours ago
was made possible by Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) funds passed on through the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT). Along with the rest of Congress, Carter will return to Washington in September to an ongoing debate over funding to... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
TxDOT under investigation for improper paint disposalEast Texas' TxDOT is under investigation after allegations of illegal disposal.
TxDOT under investigation for improper paint disposal
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 15 hours ago
East Texas' TxDOT is under investigation after allegations of illegal disposal. The allegations stem from a report of improper disposal of paint at the TxDOT facility in Hopkins County. “On August 17, two of our employees were cleaning up around... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
TxDOT under investigation for improper paint disposalEast Texas' TxDOT is under investigation after allegations of illegal disposal.
TxDOT under investigation for improper paint disposal
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 16 hours ago
East Texas' TxDOT is under investigation after allegations of illegal disposal. The allegations stem from a report of improper disposal of paint at the TxDOT facility in Hopkins County. “On August 17, two of our employees were cleaning up around... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
TxDOT under investigation for improper paint disposalEast Texas' TxDOT is under investigation after allegations of illegal disposal.
TxDOT under investigation for improper paint disposal
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 16 hours ago
East Texas' TxDOT is under investigation after allegations of illegal disposal. The allegations stem from a report of improper disposal of paint at the TxDOT facility in Hopkins County. “On August 17, two of our employees were cleaning up around... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Houston home to many dangerous intersections, study showsis safe," said Tony Richard, a Houston driver commenting on the need to pay att
Houston home to many dangerous intersections, study shows
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 17 hours ago
is safe," said Tony Richard, a Houston driver commenting on the need to pay attention on the roadways. White took TxDOT data from 2012-2015, crunched the numbers of accidents and injuries and came up with a dangerous list. Bissonnet and... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Core of Texas highway sign ban tossed by appeals courtact allows political signs only 90 days before and 10 days after elections. Af
Core of Texas highway sign ban tossed by appeals court
Houston Chronicle / Posted 19 hours ago
act allows political signs only 90 days before and 10 days after elections. After Auspro didn’t move the sign, TxDOT sought to punish the company for non-compliance, leading the company to sue on the grounds the state was violating its... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Iconic actor Gene Wilder dead at 83Texarkana, Texas man is killed in a two-vehicle crash early Monday morning. Te
Iconic actor Gene Wilder dead at 83
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 19 hours ago
Texarkana, Texas man is killed in a two-vehicle crash early Monday morning. Texas transportation funds could benefit TXDOT Atlanta DistrictTexas transportation funds could benefit TXDOT Atlanta District The Texas Department of Transportation... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Texas transportation funds could benefit TXDOT Atlanta DistrictTexarkana, Texas man is killed in a two-vehicle crash early Monday morning.
Texas transportation funds could benefit TXDOT Atlanta District
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 20 hours ago
Texarkana, Texas man is killed in a two-vehicle crash early Monday morning. The Texas Department of Transportation... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Texarkana man killed in two-vehicle crashTexarkana, Texas man is killed in a two-vehicle crash early Monday morning. Te
Texarkana man killed in two-vehicle crash
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 20 hours ago
Texarkana, Texas man is killed in a two-vehicle crash early Monday morning. Texas transportation funds could benefit TXDOT Atlanta DistrictTexas transportation funds could benefit TXDOT Atlanta District The Texas Department of Transportation... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Man dies after 18-wheeler wrecks on I-35brought to Baylor Scott & White hospital. He was from Mineral Wells. Sgt. D.L.
Man dies after 18-wheeler wrecks on I-35
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 21 hours ago
brought to Baylor Scott & White hospital. He was from Mineral Wells. Sgt. D.L. Wilson said his name will not be released. TXDOT said all lanes are closed on the northbound side, and traffic is being diverted to exit 328. The left lane is closed on... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Hay County, TX ULT Bonds 'AA'; Outlook Stableburden is moderate, with carrying costs for debt, pension, and OPEB equaling 20
Fitch Rates Hay County, TX ULT Bonds 'AA'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 21 hours ago
burden is moderate, with carrying costs for debt, pension, and OPEB equaling 20.4% of governmental spending, adjusted for TXDoT pass-through toll reimbursements for debt service. Expenditure flexibility is aided by the county's practice to... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
I-10 speed limit reduced from Beaumont to Chambers Countya unanimous City Council vote last November against the change inside Beaumont
I-10 speed limit reduced from Beaumont to Chambers County
Houston Chronicle / Posted 23 hours ago
a unanimous City Council vote last November against the change inside Beaumont - from Washington Boulevard to Ford Park - TxDOT decided to go forward with it. Last November, TxDOT asked for council's assent on the four miles within city limits... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Elderly GA woman brutally beaten, burned during home invasion dies1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and s
Elderly GA woman brutally beaten, burned during home invasion dies
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and spent 20 hours categorizing over 2 million TxDOT intersection accident reports across the state by location, damage, and any injuries reported. They only took into... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Auburn University freshman found dead in dorm room Sunday1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and s
Auburn University freshman found dead in dorm room Sunday
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and spent 20 hours categorizing over 2 million TxDOT intersection accident reports across the state by location, damage, and any injuries reported. They only took into... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
UPDATE: Child accidentally shot and killed by brother identified1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and s
UPDATE: Child accidentally shot and killed by brother identified
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and spent 20 hours categorizing over 2 million TxDOT intersection accident reports across the state by location, damage, and any injuries reported. They only took into... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Spokesperson: Odor from rotten orange causes Millbrook Walmart to be evacuated1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and s
Spokesperson: Odor from rotten orange causes Millbrook Walmart to be evacuated
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and spent 20 hours categorizing over 2 million TxDOT intersection accident reports across the state by location, damage, and any injuries reported. They only took into... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Unlicensed driver blamed for deadly accident on I-10 in LaPlace1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and s
Unlicensed driver blamed for deadly accident on I-10 in LaPlace
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and spent 20 hours categorizing over 2 million TxDOT intersection accident reports across the state by location, damage, and any injuries reported. They only took into... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Elderly woman beaten, set on fire dies after weeks in hospital1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and s
Elderly woman beaten, set on fire dies after weeks in hospital
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and spent 20 hours categorizing over 2 million TxDOT intersection accident reports across the state by location, damage, and any injuries reported. They only took into... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Power outages now down after thousands without lights1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and s
Power outages now down after thousands without lights
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and spent 20 hours categorizing over 2 million TxDOT intersection accident reports across the state by location, damage, and any injuries reported. They only took into... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Elderly Meriwether Co. woman beaten, burned in home invasion dies1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and s
Elderly Meriwether Co. woman beaten, burned in home invasion dies
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and spent 20 hours categorizing over 2 million TxDOT intersection accident reports across the state by location, damage, and any injuries reported. They only took into... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
SLIDESHOW: Baby names that are becoming less popular1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and s
SLIDESHOW: Baby names that are becoming less popular
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and spent 20 hours categorizing over 2 million TxDOT intersection accident reports across the state by location, damage, and any injuries reported. They only took into... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Large sink hole opens up in Hall Countywide. Multiple units responded to the scene including, Memphis Police, Memphis
Large sink hole opens up in Hall County
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
wide. Multiple units responded to the scene including, Memphis Police, Memphis Fire, The Texas Department of Public Safety, and TxDOT. Drivers are asked to use caution in the area. Traffic in this area is down to one lane until the road is repair... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Large sink hole opens up in Hall County1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and s
Large sink hole opens up in Hall County
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and spent 20 hours categorizing over 2 million TxDOT intersection accident reports across the state by location, damage, and any injuries reported. They only took into... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Fatal wreck in Potter County1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and s
Fatal wreck in Potter County
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and spent 20 hours categorizing over 2 million TxDOT intersection accident reports across the state by location, damage, and any injuries reported. They only took into... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
UC looking into ‘gag reflex’ sign on off-campus house1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and s
UC looking into ‘gag reflex’ sign on off-campus house
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and spent 20 hours categorizing over 2 million TxDOT intersection accident reports across the state by location, damage, and any injuries reported. They only took into... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Stranded mariners rescued in Micronesia after 'SOS' spotted in sand1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and s
Stranded mariners rescued in Micronesia after 'SOS' spotted in sand
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and spent 20 hours categorizing over 2 million TxDOT intersection accident reports across the state by location, damage, and any injuries reported. They only took into... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Man arrested, charged with murder of 2 MS nuns1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and s
Man arrested, charged with murder of 2 MS nuns
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 3 days ago
1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and spent 20 hours categorizing over 2 million TxDOT intersection accident reports across the state by location, damage, and any injuries reported. They only took into... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Amarillo home to one of Texas's most dangerous intersections1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and s
Amarillo home to one of Texas's most dangerous intersections
KXXV Waco / Posted 3 days ago
1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and spent 20 hours categorizing over 2 million TxDOT intersection accident reports across the state by location, damage, and any injuries reported. They only took into... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Amarillo home to one of Texas's most dangerous intersections1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and s
Amarillo home to one of Texas's most dangerous intersections
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and spent 20 hours categorizing over 2 million TxDOT intersection accident reports across the state by location, damage, and any injuries reported. They only took into... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Amarillo home to one of Texas's most dangerous intersections1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and s
Amarillo home to one of Texas's most dangerous intersections
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 3 days ago
1point21 Interactive recently teamed up with Houston attorney Brian White and spent 20 hours categorizing over 2 million TxDOT intersection accident reports across the state by location, damage, and any injuries reported. They only took into... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
State approves $2.2 million in improvements for Angelina County AirportThe Texas Transportation Commission has approved $2.2 million in pavement impro
State approves $2.2 million in improvements for Angelina County Airport
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
The Texas Transportation Commission has approved $2.2 million in pavement improvements at the Angelina County Airport. TxDOT announced Friday the funding was approved at the August meeting of the TTC. The costs will be funded through Angelina... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Making rush hour worse: Legacy ramp to southbound Central closing SaturdayIf you live in north central Plano, you may wanna just ask to work from home fo
Making rush hour worse: Legacy ramp to southbound Central closing Saturday
Dallas Morning News / Posted 4 days ago
If you live in north central Plano, you may wanna just ask to work from home for the next 60 days. If that's an option. TxDOT is rebuilding the Legacy entrance to southbound Central as part of the ongoing $48 million widening of the highway from... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Because morning rush hour isn't bad enough: Legacy Drive entrance to southbound Central closing SaturdayIf you live in north central Plano, you may wanna just ask to work from home fo
Because morning rush hour isn't bad enough: Legacy Drive entrance to southbound Central closing Saturday
Dallas Morning News / Posted 4 days ago
If you live in north central Plano, you may wanna just ask to work from home for the next 60 days. If that's an option. TxDOT is rebuilding the Legacy entrance to southbound Central as part of the ongoing $48 million widening of the highway from... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
TxDOT PLANS FOR $70 BILLION TO FUND TRANSPORTATION PROJECTS OVER NEXT 10 YEARS - TxDOT PLANS FOR $70 BILLION TO FUND TRANSPORTATION PROJECTS OVER NEXT 10 YEARS Voter-approved tax allocations will address congestion keep Texans moving NEWS RELEASE ...Commission today approved the 2017 Unified Transportation Program (UTP) with $7
TxDOT PLANS FOR $70 BILLION TO FUND TRANSPORTATION PROJECTS OVER NEXT 10 YEARS - TxDOT PLANS FOR $70 BILLION TO FUND TRANSPORTATION PROJECTS OVER NEXT 10 YEARS Voter-approved tax allocations will address congestion keep Texans moving NEWS RELEASE ...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
Commission today approved the 2017 Unified Transportation Program (UTP) with $70 billion worth of projects to help TxDOT meet the state’s growing transportation demands. The plan is the largest of its kind in the agency’s history that... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
State auditor faults TxDOT oversight of design-build highway workthrough design-build, meaning a single team handles the engineering, planning a
State auditor faults TxDOT oversight of design-build highway work
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
through design-build, meaning a single team handles the engineering, planning and construction of the freeway work, with TxDOT oversight. Combined, the projects represent $8 billion in road spending since September 2012 and continuing with... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
State auditor faults TxDOT oversight of design-build highway workthrough design-build, meaning a single team handles the engineering, planning a
State auditor faults TxDOT oversight of design-build highway work
Houston Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
through design-build, meaning a single team handles the engineering, planning and construction of the freeway work, with TxDOT oversight. Combined, the projects represent $8 billion in road spending since September 2012 and continuing with... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Poisoned plants lining pedestrian bridges in San Antoniovery experienced in the use of chemical treatments. The herbicide utilized to c
Poisoned plants lining pedestrian bridges in San Antonio
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 5 days ago
very experienced in the use of chemical treatments. The herbicide utilized to control vegetation at this location meets the TxDOT nontoxic standard for humans and wildlife. This herbicide specifically impacts only the vegetation that is contacted by... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Repair work begins on troubled section of Toll 49lanes are. The addition of the rumble strips and the reflectors will actually b
Repair work begins on troubled section of Toll 49
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 days ago
lanes are. The addition of the rumble strips and the reflectors will actually be put in a manner that is more than what the TxDOT required minimums are," says Colby. It's a stretch of road where six have died this year, and has been blamed for many... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Repair work begins on troubled section of Toll 49lanes are. The addition of the rumble strips and the reflectors will actually b
Repair work begins on troubled section of Toll 49
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 days ago
lanes are. The addition of the rumble strips and the reflectors will actually be put in a manner that is more than what the TxDOT required minimums are," says Colby. It's a stretch of road where six have died this year, and has been blamed for many... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Repair work begins on troubled section of Toll 49lanes are. The addition of the rumble strips and the reflectors will actually b
Repair work begins on troubled section of Toll 49
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 days ago
lanes are. The addition of the rumble strips and the reflectors will actually be put in a manner that is more than what the TxDOT required minimums are," says Colby. It's a stretch of road where six have died this year, and has been blamed for many... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Repair work begins on troubled section of Toll 49lanes are. The addition of the rumble strips and the reflectors will actually b
Repair work begins on troubled section of Toll 49
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 5 days ago
lanes are. The addition of the rumble strips and the reflectors will actually be put in a manner that is more than what the TxDOT required minimums are," says Colby. It's a stretch of road where six have died this year, and has been blamed for many... Read more
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KXXV Waco
TrafficTXDOT takes steps to make highway where 12 crashes happened this week saferTXDO
Traffic
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 days ago
TXDOT takes steps to make highway where 12 crashes happened this week saferTXDOT takes steps to make highway where 12 crashes happened this week safer The Texas Department of Transportation is making changes to a stretch of highway in McLennan... Read more
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