Latest Texas Department of Transportation Stories

2010-01-20 12:30:00

Ed Serna tapped to head state's newest agency AUSTIN,Texas, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles Board announced today that it has named Edward Serna executive director of the state's newest agency.

2009-10-13 08:00:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Local and state law enforcement have been encouraging drivers for years to Click It or Ticket.

2009-08-18 10:35:00

TxDOT's five goals: reduce congestion, enhance safety, expand economic opportunity, improve air quality and increase the value of transportation assets. AUSTIN, Texas, Aug.

2009-08-03 17:51:00

Social media networks help communicate important transportation-related information AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Texas Department of Transportation doesn't just try to keep traffic flowing, they try to keep information flowing, too.

2009-07-30 12:30:00

Texas Transportation Commission votes to create toll violation recovery program SAN ANGELO, Texas, July 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Delinquent toll payers may soon get a break on violation fees under a one- time toll violation recovery program approved Thursday at the Texas Transportation Commission's monthly meeting.

2009-07-23 11:07:00

AUSTIN, Texas, July 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumers purchasing or leasing defective new vehicles received $7.6 million in relief through the Texas Lemon Law in 2008 and more than $101.6 million in relief since 1993.

2009-06-02 11:51:00

AUSTIN, Texas, June 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Texans could soon be sporting a new look when the state begins issuing a colorful license plate that was clearly a citizen favorite in an online e-Vote early last year. The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) made the announcement today at a news conference that the state's new general-issue license plate would be available for purchase in two weeks at county tax offices and designated locations handling titles, registration, and...

2009-03-24 11:32:00

AUSTIN, Texas, March 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Brown and green could dominate as the colors most visible along many Texas roadsides this spring, rather than the preferred pastels of wildflowers Texas motorists are accustomed to seeing this time of year.

2009-03-05 17:46:00

AUSTIN, Texas, March 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) officials recommended that transportation projects be funded under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA), commonly known as the economic stimulus package.

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