Miles And Miles Of Texas

Author: Carol Dawson
Publisher: Texas A&M University Press
ISBN: 1623494567
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Sure to interest history enthusiasts and casual readers alike, decades of progress and turmoil, development and disaster, and politics and corruption come together once more in these pages, which tell the remarkable story of an ...

100 Years Of Science And Technology In Texas

Author: Leo J. Klosterman
Publisher: Rice Univ Pr
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By 1980 the Texas Highway Department maintained over 70,000 miles of paved
roads and thousands of bridges, and ... Building methods and materials steadily
improved during the period, leading Texas to claim one of the finest highway ...

Texas Almanac And State Industrial Guide

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3,027 miles. Construction is on schedule in Texas and the state has more
Interstate miles in service now than any other state — except ... Fatalities
happened at the rate of 17.5 per 100 million vehicle miles driven In 1925
compared to 5.8 per 100 million vehicle miles in 1965. ... Two years of research
by the Texas Highway Department and Texas Transportation Institute at College
Station devised the sign ...

Annual Report Texas Highway Department

Author: Texas. Highway Dept
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Texas. Highway Dept. 100-foot width constitutes 67% of the grand total of 4,628
miles of new and wider rights-of-way ... During the fiscal year ending August 31,
1929, the amount of 100-foot right-of-way secured was 55.8% of the total, and ...

Design And Operation Of Inland Ports As Nodes Of The Trans Texas Corridor

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... on the U.S. economy and many have concluded that it exceeded the impact
achieved by the railroads 100 years earlier. ... The interstate system created new
markets, significantly increased personal and commercial vehicle miles of travel,
and had an ... stated when introducing Senate Resolution number 427,
celebrating 50 years of the Interstate Highway System. ... An executive decision
in the Texas Highway Department, as the Texas Department of Transportation (
TxDOT) was ...

Texas Off The Beaten Path

Author: June Naylor
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0762777397
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Lower limits are posted on many highways; limits on urban freeways are from 55
to 70 miles per hour. ... phones while driving through school zones. texas state
Parks The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department offers more than 100 parks, state
natural areas, wildlife management areas, and historic sites. ... All services are
free, and the centers are open daily from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m., except New Year's
Day, ...

Texas Highways Serial

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Texas,. where. programs. are. as. diverse. The. Spirit. of. '76. “Belongs. as the
character of the state to Texas By Bob ... every 100 years, the progeny of the “
Original 13” seem to develop a knack for taking advantage of their generation
gap with the ... And by the way, the longest, thinnest state park in the nation, the
tracks and right of way of the 24-mile Texas State ... and Palestine, will welcome
aboard its first riders in the Summer of 1976, says the Texas Parks and Wildlife

Texas Highways

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All right, all you folks who got a subscription to Texas Highways as a Christmas
gift, hold up your hands. ... will the 1982 group Back in 1936 when Texas
celebrated its Centennial, the Highway Department thought it would be real
friendly if they built ... Unfortunately, she crawled into the wrong station wagon, an
error that went unnoticed for many miles. ... of Houston's tallest skyscrapers; cast
a monument in bronze with Pompeo Coppini, and witness the birth of a capitol
100 years ago.

Better Roads

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The state's highway system now includes a total of 2,425 miles of completed multi
-lane divided highways of all types, ... They are classified as "old houses" when
they are 100 years old or more. ... report compiled by the Texas Highway
Department shows that the number of tourists visiting Texas last year declined for
the ...