TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS OPERATION IN TEXAS. IN: 1991 AASHTO ANNUAL MEETING PROCEEDINGS. SELECTED COMMITTEE MEETING PAPERS PRESENTED AT THE SEVENTY-SEVENTH ANNUAL MEETING OF THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF STATE HIGHWAY AND TRANSPORTATION OFFICIALS IN MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN OCTOBER 11-15, 1991

The paper discusses the two driving forces in the Texas Highway Department's mission since its organization in 1917: (1) the need to support the agricultural economy of the state which prompted the construction of an extensive highway network ; and (2) the Interstate program that came along in the mid 50s which affected the next four decades of infrastructure development.

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  • Accession Number: 00622756
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 30 1992 12:00AM