Public Hearing - Right of Way Division
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Public Hearing - Right of Way Division

In-person public hearing

Friday, May 3, 2024, 9 a.m. CT

Location Texas Department of Transportation
Stassney Campus - Duro Canyon Lecture Hall
6230 E. Stassney Lane
Austin, TX 8744
Purpose: To receive public comments on amendments to Chapter 21 rules concerning the Regulation of Signs Along Interstate and Primary Highways and the Control of Signs Along Rural Roads.
Description The department has made substantive revisions to address four specific areas: the license and permit renewal process, the reorganization of the current rules, enforcement actions related to damage or destroyed sign structures, and the relocation of acquired sign structures.
Accessibility The in-person public hearing will be conducted in English. If you need an interpreter or document translator because English is not your primary language or you have difficulty communicating effectively in English, one will be provided to you. If you have a disability and need assistance, special arrangements can be made to accommodate most needs. If you need interpretation or translation services or you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation to attend and participate in the virtual public meeting or in-person option, please contact Wendy Knox  in the Right of Way Division at 512-416-2915 no later than 4 p.m. CT, Wednesday, May 1, 2024. Please be aware that advance notice is required as some services and accommodations may require time for the Texas Department of Transportation to arrange.
Additional information
Learn more about the proposed rule changes concerning the regulation of signs along interstate and primary highways and the control of signs along rural roads by visiting the Texas Secretary of State page and clicking on "Proposed Rules" on the left side of the page.  When the PDF opens, scroll down to Chapter 21 on Page 2258 to read the proposed changes or simply type 2s58 in the search bar and hit "Enter" to quickly access the information.
How to make a comment Written comments may be submitted to Rule Comments, General Counsel Division, Texas Department of Transportation, 125 East 11th Street, Austin, Texas 78701-2483 or to with the subject line "Commercial Signs Proposed Rules. "The deadline for receipt of comments is 5 p.m. on Monday, May 13, 2024.

Posted on Tuesday, April 16, 2024