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ABC 7 El Paso
TxDOT holds community meeting to discuss Doniphan Drive Corridor Planincludes an 11-mile section of Doniphan Drive between the Texas/New Mexico stat
TxDOT holds community meeting to discuss Doniphan Drive Corridor Plan
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 37 minutes ago
includes an 11-mile section of Doniphan Drive between the Texas/New Mexico state line and Mesa Street in El Paso county. TxDOT provided Information about traffic conditions, safety, economic growth, needs and possible solutions within the... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
Thursday, September 29, 2016REPAIRS SCHEDULED – The Texas Department of Transportation is expected to begin
Thursday, September 29, 2016
Wise County Messenger / Posted 11 hours ago
REPAIRS SCHEDULED – The Texas Department of Transportation is expected to begin work on Trinity Street in Decatur Monday. TxDOT says the work is routine maintenance repair. Short segments of the road between Hale Street and Main Street will be... Read more
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The Austin Chronicle
A Groving Consensus?infrastructure that would completely bridge the divide between Downtown and the
A Groving Consensus?
The Austin Chronicle / Posted 20 hours ago
infrastructure that would completely bridge the divide between Downtown and the East­side. Want to add your two cents? TxDOT is currently hosting a virtual open house for the Central 7-mile Comprehensive Project and taking public input through... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
We recommend Ron Simmons for Texas House District 65 | Editorialsfor constitutional amendments that will add billions from general sales tax and
We recommend Ron Simmons for Texas House District 65 | Editorials
Dallas Morning News / Posted yesterday
for constitutional amendments that will add billions from general sales tax and motor vehicle sales tax revenues to finance TXDOT projects. Simmons, 56, vows to continue to monitor implementation this session, as well as consider new revenue bonds... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
NB Texas 360 to Close in Grapevine This Weekendat that time to deliver the entire scope. When congestion funding became availa
NB Texas 360 to Close in Grapevine This Weekend
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
at that time to deliver the entire scope. When congestion funding became available for these improvements in February 2016, TxDOT and NorthGate negotiated a plan to rebuild this portion of the original project." For information about construction... Read more
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KXXV Waco
TXDOT talks about the future of I-35 in TempleOn Tuesday, the city of Temple and TxDot held a community action forum meeting
TXDOT talks about the future of I-35 in Temple
KXXV Waco / Posted yesterday
On Tuesday, the city of Temple and TxDot held a community action forum meeting to discuss the current progress and future of the Interstate-35 roadway project. Dozens of residents in the community had questions and concern about the road projects on... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Wait continues for Woodlands I-45 HOV lanesnorthbound lanes from FM 1960 to Loop 336 ready by mid-October. “Work just isn
Wait continues for Woodlands I-45 HOV lanes
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
northbound lanes from FM 1960 to Loop 336 ready by mid-October. “Work just isn’t progressing at the rate they predicted,” TxDOT spokeswoman Deidrea George said. “So southbound will definitely not open by the end of the month.” Delays have been... Read more
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Wilson County News
Nixon mayor: Road works, meet interim city managerfor the big 18-wheelers. When we diverted the traffic on Main Street, it tore u
Nixon mayor: Road works, meet interim city manager
Wilson County News / Posted yesterday
for the big 18-wheelers. When we diverted the traffic on Main Street, it tore up the shoulder where the cars park and TxDOT came to patch that up. Then the rains came and delayed progress on the streets. Being raised in South Texas, we know to... Read more
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11 News Houston
Bryan hopes improvements to Coulter Field will enhance business opportunitiesthe Bryan City Council approved two things pertaining to the airport. The first
Bryan hopes improvements to Coulter Field will enhance business opportunities
11 News Houston / Posted yesterday
the Bryan City Council approved two things pertaining to the airport. The first is an agreement between the city and TxDOT. It will cover general maintenance of the airport in 2017 and TxDOT will match a portion of the funding. The second... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Wait continues for Woodlands I-45 HOV lanesnorthbound lanes from FM 1960 to Loop 336 ready by mid-October. “Work just isn
Wait continues for Woodlands I-45 HOV lanes
Houston Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
northbound lanes from FM 1960 to Loop 336 ready by mid-October. “Work just isn’t progressing at the rate they predicted,” TxDOT spokeswoman Deidrea George said. “So southbound will definitely not open by the end of the month.” Delays have been... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
I-40/I-27 Interchange construction may cause delays on your commutedirect connector. There will be signs marking the detour this morning. Leave y
I-40/I-27 Interchange construction may cause delays on your commute
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
direct connector. There will be signs marking the detour this morning. Leave yourself more time to get to work or school. TxDOT officials remind drivers to slow down in work zones. The road is expected to reopen around 9:00 a.m. this... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Parts of Interstate 35, 10 closed after flooding near downtown San Antoniosaid. The lower levels at Interstate 35 and San Pedro Avenue remains blocked a
Parts of Interstate 35, 10 closed after flooding near downtown San Antonio
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
said. The lower levels at Interstate 35 and San Pedro Avenue remains blocked as of noon due to high water, according to TxDOT spokesman Josh Donat. The westbound lower level of Interstate 10 near Colorado Street was also closed as a result of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Parts of Interstate 35, 10 closed after flooding near downtown San Antonioto high water. The westbound lower level of Interstate 10 near Colorado Street
Parts of Interstate 35, 10 closed after flooding near downtown San Antonio
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
to high water. The westbound lower level of Interstate 10 near Colorado Street was also closed as result of the storm. TxDOT spokeswoman Laura Lopez said lanes were closed as early at 4 a.m., and there is no telling if they will reopen for... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Road Construction Danger in Denton Countya year we've had barricades up and so the traffic going west was dead. It was n
Road Construction Danger in Denton County
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
a year we've had barricades up and so the traffic going west was dead. It was not live. And then Thursday morning TxDOT changed that status to a live status but there was no warning," resident Ann Smith explained. A similar accident... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Schertz mayor pursues highway linking I-35, I-10idea would be to work with MPO (Metropolitan Planning Organization), work with
Schertz mayor pursues highway linking I-35, I-10
Houston Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
idea would be to work with MPO (Metropolitan Planning Organization), work with the Regional Mobility Authority, work with TxDOT, work with Guadalupe County, and maybe with the Legislature, to see if we can’t put together a passage, to get that... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Area lane closureswork zones. All projects are subject to change because of weather, emergency wo
Area lane closures
KXXV Waco / Posted 3 days ago
work zones. 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) 748-4472. Copyright 2016 KFDA. All rights rese... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Area lane closureswork zones. All projects are subject to change because of weather, emergency wo
Area lane closures
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
work zones. 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) 748-4472. Copyright 2016 KFDA. All rights rese... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Area lane closureswork zones. All projects are subject to change because of weather, emergency wo
Area lane closures
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 3 days ago
work zones. 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) 748-4472. Copyright 2016 KFDA. All rights rese... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Historic subdivision offers peek into the pastarchaeologist who is vice president of Prewitt and Associates, a cultural resou
Historic subdivision offers peek into the past
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 3 days ago
archaeologist who is vice president of Prewitt and Associates, a cultural resources services firm in Austin hired by TxDOT. Teams also recovered an intact ceramic jug at the bottom of the cistern believed to have been used between the 1880s... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Free training for highway construction underway in the Borderlandbillion dollars just in the El Paso region alone. "There's just no shortage of
Free training for highway construction underway in the Borderland
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 5 days ago
billion dollars just in the El Paso region alone. "There's just no shortage of highway construction jobs coming up," said TXDoT Spokeswoman Jennifer Wright. "This is really going to be a big economic driver for El Paso, the fact that TXDoT is... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Schertz mayor pursues highway linking I-35, Iidea would be to work with MPO (Metropolitan Planning Organization), work with
Schertz mayor pursues highway linking I-35, I
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
idea would be to work with MPO (Metropolitan Planning Organization), work with the Regional Mobility Authority, work with TxDOT, work with Guadalupe County, and maybe with the Legislature, to see if we can’t put together a passage, to get that... Read more
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The Austin Chronicle
Grove at Shoal Creek Inches Forwardthe parcel for the Chronicle (see "Déjà Vu Development," July 18, 1997). Back t
Grove at Shoal Creek Inches Forward
The Austin Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
the parcel for the Chronicle (see "Déjà Vu Development," July 18, 1997). Back then, the state still owned the property, and TxDOT had plans to build an $11 million facility there. Even then, some interested parties were willing to accommodate... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
TxDOT hosts child car seat demonstrationwith National Child Passenger Safety Week. Drivers can make an appointment yea
TxDOT hosts child car seat demonstration
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 7 days ago
with National Child Passenger Safety Week. Drivers can make an appointment year-round for a free car seat check at any TxDOT district office. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, three of four child safety seats are... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
'Don't Mess with Texas' turns 30, celebrates with statewide eventwill the cleanup be happening, but there will also be games! Participants will
'Don't Mess with Texas' turns 30, celebrates with statewide event
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 7 days ago
will the cleanup be happening, but there will also be games! Participants will be entered to win great prizes donated by TxDOT. Gloves, bags, grabbers and vests will be provided along with water and snacks. Check-in begins at 8:30 a.m. and the... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
IH-820 Northbound closes after sign fallsnow at the Barry Street in Fort Worth. A Texas Department of Transportation ov
IH-820 Northbound closes after sign falls
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 7 days ago
now at the Barry Street in Fort Worth. A Texas Department of Transportation overhead sign has collapsed onto the road. A TxDot spokesman says they are unsure of how long it will take to get the highway back up and running, crews will remove sign... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
18-wheeler carrying bricks overturns on Highway 79, avoid areaoffice is advising drivers to avoid Highway 79 at Bishopville Rd. A 18-wheeler
18-wheeler carrying bricks overturns on Highway 79, avoid area
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 7 days ago
office is advising drivers to avoid Highway 79 at Bishopville Rd. A 18-wheeler carrying bricks has overturned, spilling bricks all over the roadway. TXDOT has been contacted to assist in the removal. Copyright 2016 KXXV. All rights... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Cables help officials conduct statewide vehicle censusleast a year because of the time it takes to compile all of the figures, Dupre
Cables help officials conduct statewide vehicle census
Houston Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
least a year because of the time it takes to compile all of the figures, Dupre said. Dupre said businesses have contacted TxDOT to ask about traffic counts in front of their existing places, but she did not know whether any business owner selected... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Cables help officials conduct statewide vehicle censusleast a year because of the time it takes to compile all of the figures, Dupre
Cables help officials conduct statewide vehicle census
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
least a year because of the time it takes to compile all of the figures, Dupre said. Dupre said businesses have contacted TxDOT to ask about traffic counts in front of their existing places, but she did not know whether any business owner selected... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Loop 1604 expansion raising safety questions by nearby homeownershigh. I think that people need to be aware that losing this light will cause mo
Loop 1604 expansion raising safety questions by nearby homeowners
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 9 days ago
high. I think that people need to be aware that losing this light will cause more harm than good in the long run." TxDOT said once completed, traffic flow near the intersection will decrease dramatically. "The reality is that you're also... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Concord Road residents have second thoughts over constructionproject's estimated cost was $11.3 million, with 80 percent from the state and
Concord Road residents have second thoughts over construction
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
project's estimated cost was $11.3 million, with 80 percent from the state and 20 percent from the city. Supervision was TxDOT's responsibility. At the time TxDOT fired Tradeco, Concord was listed as one of the worst projects in the state... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Accident on Interstate 10 in Medical Center causes traffic jams near Loop 410crash occurred sometime before 8:30 a.m. Tuesday and at least two lanes of traf
Accident on Interstate 10 in Medical Center causes traffic jams near Loop 410
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
crash occurred sometime before 8:30 a.m. Tuesday and at least two lanes of traffic are closed westbound, according to TxDOT traffic cameras. The crash appears to involve a utility truck that has jack-knifed in the outside lanes. No word yet... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Body found face down in grass, motorcycle among nearby trees after crash on U.S. 281of U.S. 281 were reopened later this morning after being closed for at least tw
Body found face down in grass, motorcycle among nearby trees after crash on U.S. 281
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
of U.S. 281 were reopened later this morning after being closed for at least two hours following the crash, according to TxDOT traffic cameras and the lieutenant at the scene. The crash remains under investigation. The driver of the other... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Rebuilding of Allen Parkway is in the home stretchearlier this month, a truck driver ferrying a piece of construction equipment s
Rebuilding of Allen Parkway is in the home stretch
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
earlier this month, a truck driver ferrying a piece of construction equipment struck the West Dallas bridge spanning I-45. TxDOT reopened West Dallas to passenger vehicles on Sunday, after 16 days of commuters finding another route into... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
2 flags only warning before fatalityconstruction project, posted an electronic warning sign on Marshall Road the af
2 flags only warning before fatality
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
construction project, posted an electronic warning sign on Marshall Road the afternoon after the crash, according to TxDOT spokesman Tony Hartzel. But the only warning posted in the neighborhood before the wreck was two orange flags on a stop... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
TxDOT approves final portion of 249 in Grimes County, local business owner rejoicesGRIMES COUNTY, Texas - TxDOT's environmental division recently approved the fin
TxDOT approves final portion of 249 in Grimes County, local business owner rejoices
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 9 days ago
GRIMES COUNTY, Texas - TxDOT's environmental division recently approved the final portion of Highway 249, which will run from northwest Houston to just east of Navasota. The project will ease congestion and enhance safety, but also provide new... Read more
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11 News Houston
TxDOT approves final portion of 249 in Grimes County, local business owner rejoicesGRIMES COUNTY, Texas - TxDOT's environmental division recently approved the fin
TxDOT approves final portion of 249 in Grimes County, local business owner rejoices
11 News Houston / Posted 9 days ago
GRIMES COUNTY, Texas - TxDOT's environmental division recently approved the final portion of Highway 249, which will run from northwest Houston to just east of Navasota. The project will ease congestion and enhance safety, but also provide new... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Rebuilding of Allen Parkway is in the home stretchearlier this month, a truck driver ferrying a piece of construction equipment s
Rebuilding of Allen Parkway is in the home stretch
Houston Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
earlier this month, a truck driver ferrying a piece of construction equipment struck the West Dallas bridge spanning I-45. TxDOT reopened West Dallas to passenger vehicles on Sunday, after 16 days of commuters finding another route into... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Some Can't Find New Homes as Demolition of Corpus Christi Public Housing Nears - Some Can't Find New Homes as Demolition of Corpus Christi Public Housing Nears by Alexa Ura The Texas Tribune Sept. 19 2016 CORPUS CHRISTI — Jasmine Mosley has been l...would violate the Civil Rights Act because it would cause disproportionate harm
Some Can't Find New Homes as Demolition of Corpus Christi Public Housing Nears - Some Can't Find New Homes as Demolition of Corpus Christi Public Housing Nears by Alexa Ura The Texas Tribune Sept. 19 2016 CORPUS CHRISTI — Jasmine Mosley has been l...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
would violate the Civil Rights Act because it would cause disproportionate harm based on race. The dispute ended with TxDOT and the port authority agreeing to pay for mitigation and relocation costs for Hillcrest property owners who want to... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Amber Alert issued for 2 Florida children believed to be headed to Ohio or W. Vaher daughter suffers through day by day. Texas Department of Transportation A
Amber Alert issued for 2 Florida children believed to be headed to Ohio or W. Va
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 10 days ago
her daughter suffers through day by day. Texas Department of Transportation As we get ready to start a new work week, TxDOT want to let you know about some area lane closures that may cause you some delays. As we get ready to start a new work... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Gas prices rise as stations run dry over weekendher daughter suffers through day by day. Texas Department of Transportation A
Gas prices rise as stations run dry over weekend
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 10 days ago
her daughter suffers through day by day. Texas Department of Transportation As we get ready to start a new work week, TxDOT want to let you know about some area lane closures that may cause you some delays. As we get ready to start a new work... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Area lane closuresAs we get ready to start a new work week, TxDOT want to let you know about some
Area lane closures
KXXV Waco / Posted 11 days ago
As we get ready to start a new work week, TxDOT want to let you know about some area lane closures that may cause you some delays. Beginning at 7 p.m., on Monday, Sept. 19 and Tuesday, Sept. 20, the eastbound I-40 ramps connecting to southbound I-27... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Area lane closuresAs we get ready to start a new work week, TxDOT want to let you know about some
Area lane closures
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 11 days ago
As we get ready to start a new work week, TxDOT want to let you know about some area lane closures that may cause you some delays. Beginning at 7 p.m., on Monday, Sept. 19 and Tuesday, Sept. 20, the eastbound I-40 ramps connecting to southbound I-27... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Storm sewer repairs to cause traffic detoursTexas Department of Transportation As we get ready to start a new work week, T
Storm sewer repairs to cause traffic detours
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 11 days ago
Texas Department of Transportation As we get ready to start a new work week, TxDOT want to let you know about some area lane closures that may cause you some delays. As we get ready to start a new work week, TxDOT want to let you know about some... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Area lane closuresTexas Department of Transportation As we get ready to start a new work week, T
Area lane closures
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 11 days ago
Texas Department of Transportation As we get ready to start a new work week, TxDOT want to let you know about some area lane closures that may cause you some delays. As we get ready to start a new work week, TxDOT want to let you know about some... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Water main relocation to limit traffic flowTexas Department of Transportation As we get ready to start a new work week, T
Water main relocation to limit traffic flow
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 11 days ago
Texas Department of Transportation As we get ready to start a new work week, TxDOT want to let you know about some area lane closures that may cause you some delays. As we get ready to start a new work week, TxDOT want to let you know about some... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Area lane closuresAs we get ready to start a new work week, TxDOT want to let you know about some
Area lane closures
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 11 days ago
As we get ready to start a new work week, TxDOT want to let you know about some area lane closures that may cause you some delays. Beginning at 7 p.m., on Monday, Sept. 19 and Tuesday, Sept. 20, the eastbound I-40 ramps connecting to southbound I-27... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
TxDOT to help drivers identify proper child car seatsTransportation is working to raise awareness and make it easy for you to find o
TxDOT to help drivers identify proper child car seats
KTXS Abilene / Posted 11 days ago
Transportation is working to raise awareness and make it easy for you to find out if your car seat is installed correctly. TxDOT statistics show that more than 80 children under the age of eight were killed in crashes in Texas in each of the past... Read more
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The Washington Times
Pavement cuts shown to smooth roads and reduce noiseHOUSTON (AP) - Perhaps for once, the phrase “TxDOT is making cuts” is good news
Pavement cuts shown to smooth roads and reduce noise
The Washington Times / Posted 11 days ago
HOUSTON (AP) - Perhaps for once, the phrase “TxDOT is making cuts” is good news for drivers on a stretch of Interstate 10. Following a successful test on Loop 610 of a new way to quiet freeway travel, state transportation officials and local cities... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Old Hueco Tanks Road project gets green light to start construction soonand bike lanes, where there was limited or even no roadway before. "This was r
Old Hueco Tanks Road project gets green light to start construction soon
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 12 days ago
and bike lanes, where there was limited or even no roadway before. "This was really a joint effort also," Telles said. "TXDOT actually competed the design work for this project. So we took TXDOT's designs, we put them out on the street, and now... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Neighbors wary after death on 38035. The agency recently announced it was to move traffic Tuesday onto the westb
Neighbors wary after death on 380
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
35. The agency recently announced it was to move traffic Tuesday onto the westbound lanes, where the crash occurred. But TxDOT spokeswoman Michelle Releford said Thursday that traffic was not allowed onto that portion of the highway until a few... Read more
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