Press Release: Statement on Today's TxDOT Commission Vote

AUSTIN, Texas —The Texas Transportation Commission (TxDOT) today voted unanimously to remove all toll components from the 2018 Unified Transportation Program (UTP). Texans for Traffic Relief spokesman David White released the following statement in response to today's vote:

"Today's TxDOT commission vote is not surprising, but unfortunately, it puts vital transportation projects in jeopardy," White said. "We have a massive funding gap that I'm sure will be a main topic of discussion in the next legislative session. Texans for Traffic Relief looks forward to being part of the conversation as we work towards the goal of alleviating traffic congestion for all Texans.”

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Danielle Trevino