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News Archive: 2014 | 2013 | 2012 

Title Date
TxDOT Removes More Than 10 Million Cubic Feet of Debris 10/16/17
Aquadam Equipment Provides Relief for Flooded Roadways Affected by Hurricane Harvey 10/11/17
TxDOT Uses Interactive Experience to Urge Drivers to Make a Sober Ride Part of Their Game-day Plan 10/05/17
DriveTexas.org Proves to be an Invaluable Resource During Hurricane Harvey 09/13/17
New Statewide Law Prohibits Drivers from Texting While Driving 09/01/17
Drunk Driving Victim Shares His Story to Warn Others About Dangers of Drinking and Driving 08/16/17
Executive Order Streamlines Permitting and Review Processes 08/15/17
TxDOT Receives U.S. DOT Grant for Rail Bridge Construction 08/04/17
My35.org Sweepstakes Kicks Off Busy Summer Travel Season 07/05/17
‘Talk, Text, Crash’ Campaign Warns Drivers of the Dangers of Distracted Driving 06/06/17
"Click it or Ticket" Campaign Saves More Than 5,000 Lives 05/02/17
TxDOT Urges Drivers to "Share the Road" 04/27/17
Work Zone Fatalities Increase 27 Percent in Texas 04/06/17
TxDOT Celebrates 100 Years of Service To Texas 04/04/17
TxDOT Urges Drivers to Not Drive Distracted 03/30/17
Mother Tries to Save Lives After Drunk Driver Kills Daughter 03/01/17
Commission Discusses $70B Plan to Improve TX Transportation 02/22/17
TxDOT Celebrates 100 Years Of Service To Texans 02/06/17
State Approves New Interstate 14 Designation 01/27/17
Texas Chosen as Testing Grounds for Automated Vehicles 01/24/17
Family Shares Story to Stop Drunk Drivers During Holidays 12/01/16
TxDOT Launches Safe Phone Zones Across The State 11/29/16
Texas Mobility Summit Seeks To Advance Innovation 11/28/16
‘Don’t Mess With Texas’ Commemorative Coin 11/15/16
U.S. DOT Awards TxDOT Loan for 35Express 11/04/16
TxDOT Urges Drivers To ‘End The Streak’ Of Daily Deaths 11/04/16
Phase Two Of TxDOT’s Truck Toll Discount Gets Underway 10/31/16
Traffic Alert- Texas vs. OU Weekend 10/06/16
TxDOT Offers Free Child Car Seat Inspections 09/13/16
TxTag Closes Customer Service Center This Weekend, Extends Deadline For Paying Overdue Toll Bills 08/26/16
TxDOT Plans For $70 Billion To Fund Transportation Projects 08/25/16
Plan For A Sober Ride Leading Up To Labor Day Holiday 08/16/16
Late Fees on Unpaid Tolls to Resume 08/02/16
Funding Helps Texans Get To Work, School, Health Care Facilities 06/30/16
Meet the Faces of Drunk Driving 06/09/16
Intracoastal Waterway Wins Marine Highway Status 06/08/16
Travel Info for Summer Road Trips 05/19/16
‘Click it or Ticket’ Reminds Texans to Buckle Up 05/03/16
TxDOT Urges Drivers to Look Twice for Motorcycles 04/27/16
TxDOT Urges Drivers to Turn Around, Don’t Drown 04/21/16
Renewed Push for Drivers to Pay Attention in Work Zones 04/12/16
TxDOT Celebrates 30th Anniversary of ‘Don’t Mess With Texas’ 04/06/16
TxDOT to Reduce Truck Tolls to Address Congestion 03/31/16
Dad Asks Others to Not Drive Distracted After Daughter's Death 03/30/16
Update on I-10 at Texas-Louisiana Border 3/18/2016 11:00 p.m. 03/18/16
TxDOT to Spring Breakers: Plan for Sober Ride 03/01/16
Funding for Roads at State Ports Approved 02/26/16
Funding Improves Mobility for Rural Texans 02/25/16
Congestion Website TexasClearLanes.com Launches 02/25/16
TxDOT Unveils Initial $1.3 Billion to Address Congestion 01/27/16
Find a Sober Ride for Football Playoff Games 01/07/16
Winner Announced in Cowboys' Don't Mess With Texas Car Giveaway 01/03/16
December Prop. 1 Projects Approved 12/23/15
Commission Names New TxDOT Executive Director 12/17/15
Plan While You Can this Holiday 12/07/15
Transportation Commission Approves November Proposition 1 Projects 11/19/15
Texas Highways Wins Magazine Awards 11/10/15
TxDOT Urges Drivers To #EndTheStreakTX 11/05/15
Voters Approve Highway Funding Amendment 11/04/15
Commission Approves October Prop 1 Projects 10/29/15
TxDOT Awarded Federal Funds for Rural Transportation 10/29/15
Commission Approves Prop 1 Projects 09/24/15
US 281 Widening To Be Non-Tolled 09/24/15
TxDOT Offers Free Child Safety Seat Inspections To Save Young Lives 09/14/15
August Prop. 1 Projects Approved 08/27/15
Increased Drunk Driving Enforcement this Labor Day 08/24/15
TxDOT Fights to Curb End-of-Summer Drunk Driving Deaths 08/04/15
Commission Approves Public Transit Funds 07/30/15
July Prop. 1 Projects Approved 07/30/15
TxDOT Wins National Award 07/27/15
Commission Approves June Prop. 1 Projects 06/25/15
Transportation Commission Approves Proposition 1 Projects 05/28/15
TxDOT Monitors Red River Rise, Bridges 05/23/15
As Flooding Threatens Texans, Drivers Urged to Obey Traffic Laws 05/21/15
Law Enforcement to Ticket Drivers for Seat Belt Violations 05/18/15
Severe Weather Expected Across Texas 05/08/15
Click It or Ticket Campaign Warns Texans of Deadly Consequences 05/01/15
Commission Approves Next Round of Prop. 1 Projects 04/30/15
Small Trash Adds Up to Big Mess on Texas Highways 04/29/15
Look Twice for Motorcycles 04/23/15
Deaths on the Rise Due to Distracted Driving 04/02/15
Traffic Alert: All Lanes of I-35 near Salado Open 03/27/15
Impaired Driving Campaign Aims to Save At-Risk Hispanic Males 03/27/15
Traffic Alert: I-35 Remains Closed near Salado 03/26/15
Traffic Alert: I-35 Closed in Both Directions Near Salado 03/26/15
Transportation Commission Awards First Prop. 1 Projects 03/26/15
Texas Highways Magazine Welcomes Spring 03/25/15
TxDOT Aims to Save Lives 03/24/15
TxDOT Pushes Young Adult Alcohol Awareness Campaign 03/03/15
$2 Billion Approved for Road Projects Across Texas 02/26/15
TxDOT Prepares for Icy Conditions 02/22/15
TX Highways Serves Campfire Cuisine, More 02/17/15
TxDOT, Texas High Schools Focus on Saving Teen Lives 02/10/15
TxDOT Seeing Improvement with TxTag Customer Service 02/06/15
TxDOT Achieves Historic Savings 02/02/15
Be Safe. Drive Smart. in Energy Sectors 02/02/15
TxDOT Urges Football Fans To Make Sober Game Plan 01/29/15
TX Highways – Big Bend Issue 01/23/15

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