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TxDOT Opens Safe Phone Zones for Safer Highway Travel
During the holiday season, you and a whole lot of other people may be will taking to the highways to visit family and friends. Naturally with the increased traffic, comes more risk of distracted driving, and that's why the Texas Department of Transportation has created 'Safe Phone Zones&ap…
Citizens Invited to TxDot Open House
The Texas Department of Transportation invites citizens to an open house at the Victoria West High School Cafeteria, 307 West Tropical Drive in Victoria, for a proposed project to construct additional lanes on US 77 between US 87 and FM 1685, crossing the Guadalupe River. The meeting will be at 5:30…
Hey!! Buckle Your Seat Belt!!
AUSTIN - According to a news release from TxDOT, vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death among teenagers. In an effort to curb this deadly trend, the Texas Department of Transportation is partnering with more than 900 Texas high schools to remind teens to “Click It or Ticket.&CloseCurly…
TxDOT Offers Free Child Safety Seat Checks
As part of national Child Passenger Safety Week, Sept. 14-20, the Texas Department of Transportation reminds drivers that free, year-round child safety seat checks are available at the agency’s 25 statewide district offices. Available by appointment, the safety checks are conducted by certified tech…
TxDot to Hold Open Meeting Thursday
The Texas Transportation Plan (TTP) 2040 will define the Texas Department of Transportation’s long-range goals for all transportation modes — roadways, transit, pedestrian, bicycle and freight.
Latest Road Conditions From TxDOT
Here is the latest update on Texas road/highway conditions, courtesy of TxDOT:
*****   Sunday 12/8/13 5 p.m. UPDATE   *****
TxDOT MAKES PROGRESS REMOVING ICE FROM ROADWAYS, CAUTION STILL NEEDED FOR MONDAY MORNING COMMUTES AS TEMPERATURES FALL
Roads much better, but bridges remain a probl…