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Safety Rest Areas: Live Oak County Northbound

(Renovated facility opened 2001)
Live Oak County Southbound is the partner for Live Oak County Northbound
Drinking Water Handicap Access Men's and Women's Restrooms Picnic Tables

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View inside a restroom
View inside the enclosed lobby area
View of Live Oak County Safety Rest Area
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View at entrance to Live Oak County Safety Rest Area
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Location

  • IH 37 - Northbound, north of Three Rivers
  • Latitude = 28.5995 Longitude = -98.217
  • Milepost: 78

Features

  • Air-conditioned lobby and restrooms
  • Men's and Women's Restrooms
  • Drinking Water
  • Picnic Tables
  • Handicap Access

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  • Vending Machines

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    Miscellaneous

    • The facility underwent major renovations in 2001 that added an enclosed, air-conditioned lobby and restroom amenities upgrades
    • Before the area was settled and overgrazed in the 19th century, grasslands punctuated by clumps of mesquite and live oak trees covered much of what is now Live Oak County and live oak trees covered much of what is now Live Oak County
    • George W. West, a wealthy county rancher and businessman, began an ambitious development in central Live Oak County in 1910 and developed the nearby town West

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