Texas

TDLR’s Website Redesign

Feb 21st, 2011 | By | Category: Texas

TDLR’s web site is getting a new look and a new approach. We heard your call for improvements to the web site and have incorporated a lot of those into the redesign. For example we’ve put the features that most visitors are interested in – […]



Lubbock Approves Ordinance to Tow Uninsured Vehicles

Jan 28th, 2011 | By | Category: National News, State By State News, Texas

The Lubbock, Texas, City Council has approved a new towing ordinance that allows police to tow uninsured vehicles. The ordinance, approved on Thursday, Jan. 27, gives officers the option to tow vehicles if the driver has been pulled over for an offense and the vehicle […]



Houston Tow Truck Driver Killed by FedEx Truck

Nov 17th, 2010 | By | Category: National News, Texas

A Houston tow truck driver was killed shortly after 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 16, while towing a FedEx truck back to its distribution center, according to a news report. The driver, 38, identified by a family member at the scene as George Soriano, was killed […]



Texas Towing Owner Shot in Company’s Storage Lot

Nov 10th, 2010 | By | Category: National News, Texas

A Texas towing operator is in stable condition today after being shot while working at his company’s office yesterday, Tuesday Nov. 9, according to a news report. Richard Alvarado, owner of Alvarado’s Towing, told officials he was at his business to retrieve property from a […]



Texas Towing and Storage Association General Meeting

Oct 27th, 2010 | By | Category: State By State News, Texas

Texas Towing and Storage Association General Meeting TDLR Training – Thursday, Nov. 11, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. 8-hour TDLR Training 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. 4-hour TDLR Training 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Sign up at www.ttsa.org. General Meeting – Saturday, Nov. 13, 9 […]



New Inductees to the Texas Towing & Storage Hall of Fame

Oct 5th, 2010 | By | Category: State By State News, Texas

Three new honorees will be inducted into the Texas Towing & Storage Hall of Fame during the upcoming Southern Regional Towing Convention being held October 22-23, 2010 in Oklahoma City. The honorees are: Andrew “Andy” Chesney Euless B & B Wrecker Service Euless, Texas Lonnie […]



Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation on Social Networks

Oct 4th, 2010 | By | Category: State By State News, Texas

The Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR) joins two online social networks with the October 4 launch of the Department’s Facebook and Twitter pages: • TDLR on Facebook • TDLR on Twitter TDLR’s social media initiative is an extension of its commitment to communicate […]



Texas

Jul 12th, 2010 | By | Category: State By State News, Texas

Texas City to Begin Towing Vehicles with No Insurance The Lufkin, Texas, City Council will begin enforcing a new ordinance that will allow vehicles of uninsured drivers to be towed beginning Monday, September 20, according to a news report. The ordinance was originally passed in […]