County Transportation Infrastructure
Fund Grant Program
a legislative request, the Texas Transportation
Commission considered an action on Jan.
30, 2014 to amend minute order No. 113773,
to move the current application period of
Feb. 7-14, to March 7-14, 2014.
•Any application submitted
before March 7, 2014, will be deemed received
by TxDOT on March 7, 2014, for purposes
of TxDOT’s review timeline under the applicable
statute and rules.
will be accepted after March 14, 2014.
submission instructions will be provided
at a later date.
From TXDot grant
On Monday January 20, 2014 the Ochiltree
County Commissioners Court met to create
a County Energy TransportationReinvestment
Zone ( CETRZ ). The zone includes parcels
along CR-M from Hwy-83 east to CR-17. The
creation of this TRZ will help fund future
county road improvements. Adoption of a
CETRZ is necessary to apply for energy transportation
infrastructure grant funds with TxDOT. The
CETRZ order must specify the actual parcels
with the zone by tax ID number and real
Another step needed was the appointment
of an advisory board for the CETRZ. The
court appointed Van Hayden, Perry Sooter,
Brent Thurman, Steve Waide, and Doug Hale.
CETRZ: Grant Rules, Deadline