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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Proposal of bypass route in Dalhart raises some concernsThe Texas Department of Transportation is proposing a bypass route around Dalha
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 9 hours ago
The Texas Department of Transportation is proposing a bypass route around Dalhart to relieve traffic from the city, but local business owners are joining together to oppose the proposition. TxDOT will host a meeting this evening to discuss a... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
1,000-acre wildfire now 40 percent contained 20about 1,000 acres (404.69 hectares) with zero percent containment. The smoke a
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 11 hours ago
about 1,000 acres (404.69 hectares) with zero percent containment. The smoke and threat from advancing flames prompted the Texas Department of Transportation closed I-20 between Willow Park and Benbrook and Interstate 30 between I-20 and I-820 on... Read more
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KXXV Waco
1,000-acre wildfire now 40 percent contained 20about 1,000 acres (404.69 hectares) with zero percent containment. The smoke a
KXXV Waco / Posted 11 hours ago
about 1,000 acres (404.69 hectares) with zero percent containment. The smoke and threat from advancing flames prompted the Texas Department of Transportation closed I-20 between Willow Park and Benbrook and Interstate 30 between I-20 and I-820 on... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
1,000-acre wildfire closes Interstate 20about 1,000 acres (404.69 hectares) with zero percent containment. The smoke a
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 11 hours ago
about 1,000 acres (404.69 hectares) with zero percent containment. The smoke and threat from advancing flames prompted the Texas Department of Transportation closed I-20 between Willow Park and Benbrook and Interstate 30 between I-20 and I-820 on... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
1,000-acre wildfire closes Interstate 20about 1,000 acres (404.69 hectares) with zero percent containment. The smoke a
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 12 hours ago
about 1,000 acres (404.69 hectares) with zero percent containment. The smoke and threat from advancing flames prompted the Texas Department of Transportation closed I-20 between Willow Park and Benbrook and Interstate 30 between I-20 and I-820 on... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
1,000-acre wildfire closes Interstate 20about 1,000 acres (404.69 hectares) with zero percent containment. The smoke a
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 12 hours ago
about 1,000 acres (404.69 hectares) with zero percent containment. The smoke and threat from advancing flames prompted the Texas Department of Transportation closed I-20 between Willow Park and Benbrook and Interstate 30 between I-20 and I-820 on... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
1,000-acre wildfire closes Interstate 20about 1,000 acres (404.69 hectares) with zero percent containment. The smoke a
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 12 hours ago
about 1,000 acres (404.69 hectares) with zero percent containment. The smoke and threat from advancing flames prompted the Texas Department of Transportation closed I-20 between Willow Park and Benbrook and Interstate 30 between I-20 and I-820 on... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
TXDOT, county officials to hold meeting on Dalhart relief routeThe Texas Department of Transportation is holding a public meeting on a propose
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
The Texas Department of Transportation is holding a public meeting on a proposed relief route around the city of Dalhart. The meeting will be conducted in cooperation with the City of Dalhart, as well as Hartley and Dallam counties. The proposed... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Amarillo will have lane closures for shrub removal. crack sealingAs the new work week begins, Texas Department of Transportation has a new list
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
As the new work week begins, Texas Department of Transportation has a new list of lane closures for you to look for on your commute. Crews will be performing tree and shrub removal on northbound Fillmore Street and southbound Pierce street. Crack... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
TXDOT asks for drivers suggestions in Reimagine I-10 studyTXDOT asks for drivers suggestions in... Reimagine I-10, that's what the Texas
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 4 days ago
TXDOT asks for drivers suggestions in... Reimagine I-10, that's what the Texas Department of Transportation is calling a study it's conducting in order to improve the interstate so many of us use. TXDOT officials presented the study to the city's... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
City, TxDOT say they're prepared in event of another ice stormslick roads. And despite the resources spent on this ice storm - and December's
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
slick roads. And despite the resources spent on this ice storm - and December's snowfall - officials with the city and the Texas Department of Transportation said they are ready should another one occur this year. Art Reinhardt, the assistant... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Traffic will slow this weekend on Texas 151 at Loop 410follow the posted detour signs. Eastbound 151 and northbound 410 frontage roads
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
follow the posted detour signs. Eastbound 151 and northbound 410 frontage roads and all main lanes will be unaffected. Texas Department of Transportation spokesman Josh Donat said the project should be done by early fall and motorists can... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Semi-truck rollover closes northeast Abilene roadat the scene say the driver sustained minor injuries during the crash. E. Over
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
at the scene say the driver sustained minor injuries during the crash. E. Overland Trail has been shut down for hours. The Texas Department of Transportation told KTAB and KRBC it should be open by 10:30 a.m. BigCountryHomepage will update this... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
As ice storm fades, Houston region tallies cost in lives, dollars, timeand trucks were stranded for hours along several miles of northbound U.S. 59 ne
Houston Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
and trucks were stranded for hours along several miles of northbound U.S. 59 near the Fort Bend-Harris County line, a Texas Department of Transportation official said. Multiple 18-wheelers also jack-knifed on U.S. 59 at Hillcroft. The low... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Icy patches slow commutes but keep road crews busyfeeder road and clear that entrance ramp and allow those drivers to get off the
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
feeder road and clear that entrance ramp and allow those drivers to get off the freeway heading down that ramp." The Texas Department of Transportation will assess the incidents and see if there are ways to improve its response on the... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Caution still advised as driving conditions improvecrews worked overnight to treat icy roadways. In Tyler, crews treated more than
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 5 days ago
crews worked overnight to treat icy roadways. In Tyler, crews treated more than 70 intersections with sand and salt and the Texas Department of Transportation brought in additional equipment to treat Loop 323. Early Wednesday morning drivers were... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Pin Oak overpass at I-10 to remain closednotice, Katy's Office of Emergency Management said Wednesday. City officials s
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
notice, Katy's Office of Emergency Management said Wednesday. City officials said they are awaiting repair crews from the Texas Department of Transportation to fix a malfunctioning traffic signal on the southbound side of the overpass. Also, with... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
State Police arrest 2 after overnight vehicle chase in Far East El Paso Countywere booked into the El Paso County Jail. Authorities said no one was injured
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 5 days ago
were booked into the El Paso County Jail. Authorities said no one was injured and there were no crashes. All other passengers were released. El Paso County Sheriff's Office said they assisted the Texas Department of Transportation in the pu... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Jack-knifed 18-wheelers clog Houston-area highways overnightup for hours on a section of U.S. 59. Multiple 18-wheelers jack-knifed on U.S.
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
up for hours on a section of U.S. 59. Multiple 18-wheelers jack-knifed on U.S. 59 at Hillcroft, said Quincy Allen of the Texas Department of Transportation. Ice, along with those crashes, shut the highway down for several hours overnight, backing... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
Planning underway for new 48-plus-acre shopping center in western Waxahachiewith these folks. We are still trying to determine what type of retail and what
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 5 days ago
with these folks. We are still trying to determine what type of retail and what type of center that is going to be. The Texas Department of Transportation is still working on that area,” Barnes said. “Of course, one of the major concerns is the... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Houston-area roads remain 'treacherous'for hours for several miles along U.S. 59 northbound near the Fort Bend-Harris
Houston Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
for hours for several miles along U.S. 59 northbound near the Fort Bend-Harris County line, said Quincy Allen from the Texas Department of Transportation. He could not give a more exact location, but Houston TranStar showed a closure from the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Storm over, but roads "treacherous"for hours for several miles along U.S. 59 northbound near the Fort Bend-Harris
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
for hours for several miles along U.S. 59 northbound near the Fort Bend-Harris County line, said Quincy Allen from the Texas Department of Transportation. He could not give a more exact location, but Houston TranStar showed a closure from the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
TxDOT: Ice still causing major closure at Loop 1604, U.S. 281 interchangemorning has thawed and evaporated, isolated patches of ice are still being trea
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
morning has thawed and evaporated, isolated patches of ice are still being treated on the northern half of the city. Texas Department of Transportation crews currently have all connector ramps at Loop 1604 and U.S. 281 closed down as they... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Road conditions should improve Wednesday, but officials urge caution as ice could remaincautious than usual. "People shouldn't fly down the highway at 80 mph," Van Pe
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
cautious than usual. "People shouldn't fly down the highway at 80 mph," Van Pelt said. Josh Donat, a spokesman for the Texas Department of Transportation, echoed that, saying roads could still be icy Wednesday morning and urging motorists to... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Central Texas city considering improvements to dangerous intersectionis looking into a proposal to make a busy and dangerous intersection safer. Ac
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 6 days ago
is looking into a proposal to make a busy and dangerous intersection safer. According to City Manager Adam Miles, the Texas Department of Transportation discussed with city leaders the potential to make improvements to that area through a... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Central Texas city considering improvements to dangerous intersectionis looking into a proposal to make a busy and dangerous intersection safer. Ac
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 days ago
is looking into a proposal to make a busy and dangerous intersection safer. According to City Manager Adam Miles, the Texas Department of Transportation discussed with city leaders the potential to make improvements to that area through a... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Central Texas city considering improvements to dangerous intersectionis looking into a proposal to make a busy and dangerous intersection safer. Ac
KXXV Waco / Posted 6 days ago
is looking into a proposal to make a busy and dangerous intersection safer. According to City Manager Adam Miles, the Texas Department of Transportation discussed with city leaders the potential to make improvements to that area through a... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
City of Nacogdoches, TxDOT crews work around the clock to treat streets, roadsare necessary. Nacogdoches roads normally busy with motorists going to work an
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 6 days ago
are necessary. Nacogdoches roads normally busy with motorists going to work and school had few travelers this morning. Texas Department of Transportation highway crews were out as early as midnight preparing the roadways. Nacogdoches city crews... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
City of Nacogdoches, TxDOT crews work around the clock to treat streets, roadsare necessary. Nacogdoches roads normally busy with motorists going to work an
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 6 days ago
are necessary. Nacogdoches roads normally busy with motorists going to work and school had few travelers this morning. Texas Department of Transportation highway crews were out as early as midnight preparing the roadways. Nacogdoches city crews... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
City of Nacogdoches, TxDOT crews work around the clock to treat streets, roadsare necessary. Nacogdoches roads normally busy with motorists going to work an
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 days ago
are necessary. Nacogdoches roads normally busy with motorists going to work and school had few travelers this morning. Texas Department of Transportation highway crews were out as early as midnight preparing the roadways. Nacogdoches city crews... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
TxDOT camera images show San Antonio's eerily empty roadways during ice stormmorning that left the Alamo City feeling like somewhat of a ghost town. Images
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
morning that left the Alamo City feeling like somewhat of a ghost town. Images taken from traffic cameras operated by the Texas Department of Transportation show how empty the city's normally buzzing highways were. Major interchanges at Interstate... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
Aldi development passed by Midlothian City Council; residents voice road congestion concernsthe development, such as U.S. Highway 287, are state-controlled. Any expansion
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 6 days ago
the development, such as U.S. Highway 287, are state-controlled. Any expansion of those streets has to be approved by the Texas Department of Transportation. Council member Wayne Sibley made the motion to approve the development, and Mayor Pro... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
WEATHER / ROAD CONDITION ALERT - WEATHER / ROAD CONDITION ALERT MEDIA ADVISORY MediaRelations@txdot.gov (512) 463-8700 Share This Tweet This Jan. 15 2018 AUSTIN – As Texas braces itself for Winter Storm Inga the Texas Department of Transporta...Jan. 15, 2018 AUSTIN – As Texas braces itself for Winter Storm Inga, the Texas
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
Jan. 15, 2018 AUSTIN – As Texas braces itself for Winter Storm Inga, the Texas Department of Transportation continues pre-treating roads in anticipation of freezing rain and ice. It’s important to note, ice can still form even with this... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
TxDOT: Ice, crashes reported on San Antonio highways as arctic cold front drops freezing rain, sleetPolice Department reported 13 major accidents and 35 minor accidents between mi
Houston Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
Police Department reported 13 major accidents and 35 minor accidents between midnight and 8 a.m. Tuesday morning. The Texas Department of Transportation has received reports of ice on the following roadways: Cleared: Interstate 37 at... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
TxDOT: Ice, crashes reported on San Antonio highways as arctic cold front drops freezing rain, sleetPolice Department reported 13 major accidents and 35 minor accidents between mi
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
Police Department reported 13 major accidents and 35 minor accidents between midnight and 8 a.m. Tuesday morning. The Texas Department of Transportation has received reports of ice on the following roadways: Cleared: Interstate 37 at... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
NWS: San Antonio area not out of the woodsoccurring there that did not result in any serious injuries, a sheriff’s depart
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
occurring there that did not result in any serious injuries, a sheriff’s department dispatcher there said. Although the Texas Department of Transportation had earlier treated many of the roads with de-icer, the dispatcher said, “We have called... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Several wrecks slowing Hwy 59 in Deep East TexasThe Texas Department of Transportation has clarified that the incident on U.S.
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 6 days ago
The Texas Department of Transportation has clarified that the incident on U.S. Highway 59 South near Burke did not involve about 20 vehicles. However, the wreck did involve multiple vehicles. Initially, the TxDOT traffic report stated that the wreck... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Several wrecks slowing Hwy 59 in Deep East TexasThe Texas Department of Transportation has clarified that the incident on U.S.
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 6 days ago
The Texas Department of Transportation has clarified that the incident on U.S. Highway 59 South near Burke did not involve about 20 vehicles. However, the wreck did involve multiple vehicles. Initially, the TxDOT traffic report stated that the wreck... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
TxDOT: Ice, crashes reported on San Antonio highways as arctic cold front drops freezing rain, sleetPolice Department reported 13 major accidents and 35 minor accidents between mi
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
Police Department reported 13 major accidents and 35 minor accidents between midnight and 8 a.m. Tuesday morning. The Texas Department of Transportation has received reports of ice on the following roadways: Crashes have been reported at the... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
TxDOT: Ice, crashes reported on San Antonio highways as arctic cold front drops freezing rain, sleetPolice Department reported 13 major accidents and 35 minor accidents between mi
Houston Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
Police Department reported 13 major accidents and 35 minor accidents between midnight and 8 a.m. Tuesday morning. The Texas Department of Transportation has received reports of ice on the following roadways: Crashes have been reported at the... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Frigid Temperatures Have Taken Over North Texas, But Icy Roads Are Isolatedpredicted Monday, folks should heed the warnings of bitter cold temperatures as
KERA North Texas / Posted 6 days ago
predicted Monday, folks should heed the warnings of bitter cold temperatures as they walk out the door Tuesday. The Texas Department of Transportation pre-treated roads in Dallas and Fort Worth. TxDOT executive director James Bass said on... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
TxDOT: Ice, crashes reported on San Antonio highways as arctic cold front drops freezing rain, sleetPolice Department reported 13 major accidents and 35 minor accidents between mi
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
Police Department reported 13 major accidents and 35 minor accidents between midnight and 8 a.m. Tuesday morning. The Texas Department of Transportation has received reports of ice on the following roadways: Crashes have been reported at the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Freezing rain expected to last until the afternoon in San Antonio areabetween noon and 3 p.m., according to the National Weather Service. The impact
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
between noon and 3 p.m., according to the National Weather Service. The impact is being felt on roads and highways. The Texas Department of Transportation has received reports of ice at I-37 and I-10, Loop 1604 and I-10 and westbound 410 near... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
TxDOT: Multi-car wreck occurred on U.S. 59 near BurkeThe Texas Department of Transportation has clarified that the incident on U.S.
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 6 days ago
The Texas Department of Transportation has clarified that the incident on U.S. Highway 59 South near Burke did not involve about 20 vehicles. However, the wreck did involve multiple vehicles. Initially, the TxDOT traffic report stated that the wreck... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Counties, schools report closures, roads shut down in wake of winter stormbelow freezing through mid-afternoon Wednesday. Police departments are urging d
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 6 days ago
below freezing through mid-afternoon Wednesday. Police departments are urging drivers to stay home and off the roads. The Texas Department of Transportation is reporting a massive wreck on U.S. Highway 59 near Burke that involved about 20... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Freezing rain, sleet on the way as Houston remains under winter storm warningthe Harris County and Houston offices of emergency management have activated an
Houston Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
the Harris County and Houston offices of emergency management have activated and remain on high alert, and the Texas Department of Transportation is continuing to treat roadways for ice. The Harris County Sheriff's Office encouraged... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Wrecks, closures reported across ETX in wake of winter stormbelow freezing through mid-afternoon Wednesday. Police departments are urging d
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 6 days ago
below freezing through mid-afternoon Wednesday. Police departments are urging drivers to stay home and off the roads. The Texas Department of Transportation is reporting a massive wreck on U.S. Highway 59 near Burke that involved about 20... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Major S.A. districts, universities, offices announce Tuesday closurewind gusts reaching 25-35 mph. The NWS is warning against non-essential travel
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
wind gusts reaching 25-35 mph. The NWS is warning against non-essential travel during the freeze as roads could be slick. Texas Department of Transportation crews treated bridges and overpasses along I-35, I-37 and Loop 1604 with brine solution... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
TxDOT: All San Antonio-area roadways open, travel still discouragedemployees to stay home, so area residents should check with their employers bef
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
employees to stay home, so area residents should check with their employers before hitting the road, officials said. Texas Department of Transportation Spokesman Josh Donat said that crews had reported no ice on the roadways by 5:30 a.m. and... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Freezing rain, sleet on the way as Houston remains under winter storm warning5 p.m. Both the Harris County and Houston offices of emergency management have
Houston Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
5 p.m. Both the Harris County and Houston offices of emergency management have activated and remain on high alert, and the Texas Department of Transportation is continuing to treat roadways for ice. The Harris County Sheriff's Office encouraged... Read more
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