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Phone: (512) 463-8700

Date: Oct. 18, 2012

Task force focused on finding solutions for long-term funding challenges

When: Tuesday, October 23
Open House: 8:30 a.m.
Meeting: 9 - 11 a.m.
Where: Ambassador Hotel
3100 Interstate 40 West
Amarillo, TX

AUSTIN - Taking business on the road, the Texas Department of Transportation and its partners are holding the next Task Force on Texas' Energy Sector Roadway Needs meeting and open house in Amarillo.

The task force, made up of representatives from the Department of Public Safety, the Department of Motor Vehicles, the Railroad Commission, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, cities and counties, and the energy and trucking sectors, is challenged with developing long-term funding strategies and plans to address infrastructure concerns well into the future.



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