Tyler MPO Transportation Policy Committee learns more on state-wide efforts for safer roadways

TYLER, Texas (KLTV) - There's a statewide push for safety on Texas roadways and Tyler could play a role in it. According to TxDOT, for the past sev...

September 23, 2022
11:30 AM

TYLER, Texas (KLTV) - There's a statewide push for safety on Texas roadways and Tyler could play a role in it. According to TxDOT, for the past several years, about 10 people die every day in crashes in the state.A presentation was given to the Tyler Area Metropolitan Planning Organization Transportation Policy Committee on the beginning steps that state-level agencies are taking in an effort to get funding for local transportation committees.The Texas Transportation Commission has created a statewide safety task force, in a response to an initiative called Vision Zero.

Erin Wides