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Texas DOT blames AT&T line changes for 58 road project delays

Texas DOT blames AT&T line changes for 58 road...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on May 12, 2015

It’s not the type of traffic AT&T is used to, but the Texas Department of Transportation said the company has ...

Texas approves $168 million in Proposition 1 road projects

Texas approves $168 million in Proposition 1 road...

Posted by Chris Hill on May 05, 2015

The Texas Transportation Commission (TTC) has approved roughly $168 million for 23 Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) road projects as ...

Report highlights top 100 Texas highway improvements needed

Report highlights top 100 Texas highway improvements...

Posted by Chris Hill on Apr 16, 2015

In a new report, The Road Improvement Program (TRIP) has identified the top 100 highway improvements needed in Texas for continual ...

Texas awards first batch of Prop 1 contracts totaling more than $52 million

Texas awards first batch of Prop 1 contracts totaling...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 30, 2015

The Texas Transportation Commission awarded contracts for nine projects in seven Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) districts, representing more than ...

Texas Senate will vote on using portion of vehicle taxes for highway funding

Texas Senate will vote on using portion of vehicle...

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 27, 2015

The Texas Senate Transportation Committee approved a bill that would dedicate a portion of motor vehicle taxes to road and bridge ...

The 3 things needed right now to repair our nation’s bridges, according to 12 DOTs

The 3 things needed right now to repair our...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Feb 17, 2015

The nation’s infrastructure system can be likened to an economic circulatory system – giving us freedom, opportunity and mobility—and this ...

Texas DOT saves nearly $1 billion over next decade through historic bond deal

Texas DOT saves nearly $1 billion over next decade...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Feb 09, 2015

The Texas Department of Transportation recently announced that it had achieved the largest savings on a single bond deal in ...

Rollover accident caused from surprise gravel road

Rollover accident caused from surprise gravel road

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Nov 20, 2014

  Although the road in the picture looks like a gravel road, it's definitely not supposed to be. According to reports, ...

Eyeless spider forces TxDOT back to the drawing board

Eyeless spider forces TxDOT back to the drawing board

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Nov 04, 2014

  Two years ago the Texas Department of Transportation was forced to halt highway construction project when an endangered, eyeless spider ...

Taking control of congestion on Tomball Parkway

Taking control of congestion on Tomball Parkway

Posted by Contributed on Oct 09, 2014

State Highway 249, also known as the Tomball Parkway, is one of the primary freeways serving the city of Tomball ...

Texas HOV lanes could bring in transportation funds from single-passenger cars

Texas HOV lanes could bring in transportation funds...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 25, 2014

Transportation infrastructure in Texas could get a boost in revenue from single-passenger cars in certain high-occupancy vehicle (HOV) lanes. The Texas ...

VIDEO: TxDOT uses Vine videos to urge teens to buckle up

VIDEO: TxDOT uses Vine videos to urge teens to buckle...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Feb 18, 2014

When I was a teen driver, I always remembered to buckle my seatbelt. That’s not because I was necessarily the ...

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