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Texas Legislature May Target Overweight Trucks

TxDOT image taken this summer in Midland/Odessa, oversize truck load hits highway overpass. Image courtesy of TxDOT.
It's Election Day and one issue sure to confront the lawmakers you send to Austin: How to pay for the billions of dollars in road damage from heavy trucks. StateImpact reporter Dave Fehling with the story on why the wear and tear is getting worse.

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Dave Fehling

Energy & Environment Reporter for StateImpact

Dave Fehling is KUHF's Energy and Environment Reporter. His reporting is a part of StateImpact, a collaboration with KUT in Austin and NPR...