Drunk Driving Victims Share Heartbreaking Stories in Effort to Stop Drinking and Driving
Jul02

Drunk Driving Victims Share Heartbreaking Stories in Effort to Stop Drinking and Driving

NEWS RELEASE   [email protected] (512) 463-8700     DRUNK DRIVING VICTIMS SHARE HEARTBREAKING STORIES IN EFFORT TO STOP DRINKING AND DRIVING TxDOT’s ‘Plan While You Can’ campaign features personal stories urging drivers to plan for a sober ride         July 2, 2020AUSTIN – Sean Carter’s ability to speak was taken from him more than 15 years ago, when he was a college junior and went out drinking with friends. He knew...

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Paris District Road Report for the week of June 29, 2020
Jun27

Paris District Road Report for the week of June 29, 2020

Paris — Here’s a look at work planned in the district during the week of June 29, 2020. These schedules are subject to change due to weather conditions, equipment failure or other unforeseen issues. Motorists are advised to remain alert and pay special attention to all signs, barricades and traffic controls, and reduce their speed as they approach and travel through work zones. They should also avoid distractions such as...

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Texas Transportation Commission Approves Transit Funds for Services Across the State
Jun26

Texas Transportation Commission Approves Transit Funds for Services Across the State

NEWS RELEASE   PARIS DISTRICTTim McAlavy(903) [email protected]   TEXAS TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION APPROVES TRANSIT FUNDS FOR SERVICES ACROSS THE STATE $76 million awarded to public transit programs statewide June 26, 2020   Who, What, When, Where The Texas Transportation Commission approved approximately $76 million in transit funding at its June meeting. (Actual total: $76,119,986) State funds: $35 million Federal...

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Paris District Road Report for the week of June 22, 2020
Jun20

Paris District Road Report for the week of June 22, 2020

Paris — Here’s a look at work planned in the district during the week of June 22, 2020. These schedules are subject to change due to weather conditions, equipment failure or other unforeseen issues. Motorists are advised to remain alert and pay special attention to all signs, barricades and traffic controls, and reduce their speed as they approach and travel through work zones. They should also avoid distractions such as...

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Paris District Road Report for the Week of June 15, 2020
Jun13

Paris District Road Report for the Week of June 15, 2020

Paris — Here’s a look at work planned in the district during the week of June 15, 2020. These schedules are subject to change due to weather conditions, equipment failure or other unforeseen issues. Motorists are advised to remain alert and pay special attention to all signs, barricades and traffic controls, and reduce their speed as they approach and travel through work zones. They should also avoid distractions such as...

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Paris District Road Report for the Week of June 8, 2020
Jun06

Paris District Road Report for the Week of June 8, 2020

Paris — Here’s a look at work planned in the district during the week of June 8, 2020. These schedules are subject to change due to weather conditions, equipment failure or other unforeseen issues. Motorists are advised to remain alert and pay special attention to all signs, barricades and traffic controls, and reduce their speed as they approach and travel through work zones. They should also avoid distractions such as...

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Paris District Road Report for the Week of June 1, 2020
May30

Paris District Road Report for the Week of June 1, 2020

Paris — Here’s a look at work planned in the district during the week of June 1, 2020. These schedules are subject to change due to weather conditions, equipment failure or other unforeseen issues. Motorists are advised to remain alert and pay special attention to all signs, barricades and traffic controls, and reduce their speed as they approach and travel through work zones. They should also avoid distractions such as...

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Paris District Road Report for the Week of May 25, 2020
May23

Paris District Road Report for the Week of May 25, 2020

Paris — Here’s a look at work planned in the district during the week of May 25, 2020. These schedules are subject to change due to weather conditions, equipment failure or other unforeseen issues. Motorists are advised to remain alert and pay special attention to all signs, barricades and traffic controls, and reduce their speed as they approach and travel through work zones. They should also avoid distractions such as...

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Governor Abbott, DPS Announce Limited Reopening Of Driver License Offices
May22

Governor Abbott, DPS Announce Limited Reopening Of Driver License Offices

Limited Services By Appointment Only As Part Of Phased Approach  AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will begin a phased opening of driver license offices starting May 26th with limited service offerings. As part of this opening plan, DPS will launch a statewide driver license (DL) appointment system that allows customers to book appointments up to six months in advance....

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TxDOT Urges Drivers to Plan Sober Rides Ahead of Memorial Day Weekend
May22

TxDOT Urges Drivers to Plan Sober Rides Ahead of Memorial Day Weekend

TxDOT warns drivers about consequences of drinking and driving May 22, 2020AUSTIN – As COVID-19 orders are relaxed in many parts of the state and more Texans return to the roads, TxDOT’s “Plan While You Can” campaign is reminding drivers to make a sober ride part of their Memorial Day weekend plans. “The long weekend should be an enjoyable start to summer, and we understand more and more people are beginning to venture out,” said...

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