Saturday, November 05, 2005

Cedar Park Police Recieve $54,000 Grant

Police are working extra hours due to a grant from the Texas Department of Transportation.

The $54,000 Selective Traffic Enforcement Program Grant allows the department to pay more than 1,600 hours of overtime for officers who do additional traffic enforcement.

The grant funding lasts through September 2006.

The officers focus specifically on traffic violations such as driving while intoxicated.

Click here for the full story as reported by the Austin American Statesman