State Legislature Sets Aside $225 Million For County Roads

South Texas Roads Will Hopefully Lose A Few Bumps
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In what looks to be a start to fixing local roads in South Texas, the state legislature has set aside $225 million in what was deemed a “Transportation Infrastructure Fund”.

The Texas Department of Transportation (TXDot) will administer a grant program that will distribute the funds. The beneficiaries will be counties in West and South Texas who have been affected by high volumes of oilfield traffic. [Read more…]