Tag Archives: severance tax

Another accident on I-20 eastbound between Odessa and Midland. In 2013, there were an average 25 crashes each day in the Permian Basin. (Lorne Matalon)

Oil Price Drop Implies Possible Delay For Road Improvement

The oil and gas boom has put a lot of money back into the state‚Äôs highway fund through the collection of severance taxes–the money that the state earns on oil and gas extraction—but it’s never been enough. And already-overwhelmed roads … Continue reading

Posted in KRTS News | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment