Texas Department Of Transportation

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May 30, 2020 - 10:34 pm
As protests continue to paralyze Interstate 35 through downtown Austin, TxDOT is temporarily suspending tolls on some of its toll roads to give drivers a free detour around Austin.
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May 18, 2020 - 10:06 am
The Texas Department of Transportation has become the second state agency in recent days to be hit by a ransomware attack.
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October 29, 2019 - 2:49 pm
AUSTIN (Talk1370.com) -- Homeless camps under Austin's highways will be cleared beginning next week, state officials announced Tuesday. TxDOT crews will begin clearing the camps on November 4, according to flyers distributed today at several encampments. State crews will resume cleaning the right-...
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December 04, 2018 - 8:37 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Progress on another construction project along Interstate 35 will lead to some possible delays Tuesday and Wednesday night. Weather permitting, crews will be working to place beams for a new turnaround bridge at St. Johns Avenue, prompting a rolling closure of the I-35 mainlanes...
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November 09, 2018 - 9:27 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- TxDOT will open a new diverging diamond intersection at Slaughter Lane and MoPac this weekend. Officials say the intersection is expected to be open by 10 a.m. Sunday morning. Crews will close the Slaughter overpass at MoPac at 3 p.m. Saturday afternoon to complete some final...
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October 25, 2018 - 8:11 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Late night travel on Interstate 35 and a portion of U.S. 183 will face detours Thursday night as two construction projects continue their work. Just south of downtown, the I-35 mainlanes will be closed at Woodland Avenue. The closure will be in place from 11:45 p.m. Thursday night...
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October 04, 2018 - 8:45 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- An expansion of State Highway 130 means a change to speed limits on one of the fastest highways in the state. The Texas Department of Transportation, along with city of Pflugerville officials, will break ground on the project Thursday morning. The project will add a third lane to...
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September 10, 2018 - 11:32 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- The mainlanes of Interstate 35 at William Cannon Drive will see overnight closures this week as overpass work continues at the intersection. Crews will close the mainlanes of I-35 between Slaughter Lane and Stassney Lane, along with the lanes of William Cannon Drive over the...
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July 25, 2018 - 10:01 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Crews will work to demolish the remaining portion of the old William Cannon Drive overpass over Interstate 35 this weekend, necessitating a complete closure of the interstate's mainlanes. The Texas Department of Transportation says crews will begin work at 10 p.m. Friday evening,...
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May 08, 2018 - 9:03 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Later this week, late-night construction work will have an impact on your travel plans if they include Interstate 35 in South Austin. Crews will be setting beams for new bridge construction at Oltorf Street and William Cannon Drive. The work at Oltorf is scheduled to take place...
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