On July 15, the Texas Transportation Commission requested public comment on the Draft 2011 Texas Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (TMUTCD) through publication in the Texas Register.  The TMUTCD provides requirements and guidelines for the design and placement of traffic control devices, as well as other traffic control device regulation and information.  The deadline for receipt of comments by the Commission is 5:00 p.m. on September 14, 2011.

Additional information and the draft manual is available at:


Written comments may be submitted to:

Carol Rawson, P.E.
Director, Traffic Operations Division
Texas Department of Transportation
125 East 11th Street
Austin, TX 78701-2483

In addition, a public hearing will be held at 9:30 a.m. on August 29, 2011, in the Ric Williamson Hearing Room, First Floor, Dewitt C. Greer State Highway Building, 125 East 11th Street, Austin, Texas.

TML member cities may use the material herein for any purpose. No other person or entity may reproduce, duplicate, or distribute any part of this document without the written authorization of the Texas Municipal League.

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