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Texas Transportation Code - TRANSP § 251.011. Detour Roads

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(a) The commissioners court of a county shall establish detour roads for the convenience of the public when a county road that is not part of the state highway system must be closed to traffic for road construction.  When a county detour road is in use, the county has the same authority over the road as over an established public road.

(b) The commissioners court shall:

(1) post all signs necessary for the convenience and guidance of the public at each end of a county detour road;  and

(2) maintain a county detour road so that it is reasonably adequate for normal traffic requirements.

Cite this article: - Texas Transportation Code - TRANSP § 251.011. Detour Roads - last updated April 14, 2021 |

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