Closer Look Wrap Up: 11/20/13
With winter weather on its way, we sat down with Gene Powell with TXDOT to get some tips on how to prepare your car for winter. He said to make sure your car is in good working condition, and get it checked out by a mechanic. Powell said to make sure you have a winter safe emergency roadside kit that includes items to keep you warm and food and water. He said before you leave make sure and check the website www.drivetexas.org to help locate construction zones or bad weather on your route.
Starting January 1 the City of Odessa code’s department will start enforcing new parking ordinances. Merita Sandoval with Odessa Community Development told us these ordinances include not parking a car in your front yard, and not parking your trailer or RV on the street. Cars cannot be parked in the grass. If you are not in compliance the code department will contact you and give you time to move your vehicle.