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(Credit: Associated Press) Governor Greg Abbott today announced that his call to speed up the permitting process for local governments is generating growing support across Texas. Expediting the permitting process is part of the Governor's 20-item agenda for the ongoing special...
For the first time in department history, a woman has been selected to lead Dallas Police. Renee Hall, 46, has been named the next Dallas Police Chief. Hall is currently a deputy chief in Detroit. City manager TC Broadnax said she will have her plate full when taking the...
Photo: Shutterstock The Texas Department of Transportation has apologized to drivers who received incorrect toll tag bills or violation notifications for travel in some other states. TxDOT (TEX'-dot), in an online statement Tuesday, offered regrets and said agency personnel are...
KLBJ file photo The Texas Senate has preliminarily approved bills reauthorizing the Texas Medical Board and four other state agencies whose operations were jeopardized by similar measures stalling in May. The move came Wednesday, during the second day of the 30-day special...
(Photo:Shutterstock/stock_photo_world) Governor Greg Abbott today announced that his call to reform and restrict the municipal annexation process is generating growing support across Texas. Reforming the municipal annexation process is part of the Governor's 20-item agenda for...
Photo: Shutterstock AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety is warning Texas residents to be prepared for summertime temperatures, and to take precautions to stay safe as temperatures and heat indices hit 100 degrees and above in many parts of the state this time of year...
(Credit: Texas Department of Motor Vehicles) A man suspected of rolling back the odometers on hundreds of vehicles to defraud innocent Texas consumers was arrested following a three-year investigation by the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV), the Texas Department of...
(Credit: Shutterstock) The Texas Legislature has opened its special session with Republicans vowing to pass a transgender "bathroom bill" and other conservative priorities in record time and outnumbered Democrats trying to stall. Things in the state House stayed orderly Tuesday...
Photo: Shutterstock A new study from the McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin and the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) finds that new homes in Texas built to meet green building standards such as LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design...