Text Message Alerts Now Available for I-35 Incidents


The Texas Department of Transportation announced today that text message alerts for Interstate 35 incidents are now available for free.  Signing up for the alerts is easy and takes only a few moments.  Subscribers can sign up for any of the available options at no cost and can modify their subscriptions at any time.

Signing Up for My35 Incident Alerts

To sign up for My35 Incident Alerts by text, subscribers can text any of the keywords below to (254) 856-0679.  There are 8 subscription options available.  Carrier text message charges and data fees may apply as determined by your mobile phone carrier.  Access and delivery are subject to your mobile phone carrier’s network availability.

Subscription Options and Keywords

Option Description Keyword
Central Texas I-35: All Incident Information All incident information on Central Texas I-35 (Bell, Hill, and McLennan Counties) including new incidents, all updates, and cleared notices Text ALL to (254) 856-0679
Central Texas I-35: Limited Information A minimal set of messages for all new incidents on Central Texas I-35 (Bell, Hill, and McLennan Counties) and cleared notices.  This message set does not include incident updates. Text LIMITED to (254) 856-0679
Hill County I-35: All Incident Information All incident information on I-35 in Hill County including new incidents, all updates, and cleared notices Text  HILL ALL to (254) 856-0679
Hill County I-35: Limited Information A minimal set of messages for all new incidents on I-35 in Hill County and cleared notices.  This message set does not include incident updates. Text HILL LIMITED to (254) 856-0679
McLennan County I-35: All Incident Information All incident information on I-35 in McLennan County including new incidents, all updates, and cleared notices Text MCLENNAN ALL to (254) 856-0679
McLennan County I-35: Limited Information A minimal set of messages for all new incidents on I-35 in McLennan County and cleared notices.  This message set does not include incident updates. Text MCLENNAN LIMITED to (254) 856-0679
Bell County I-35: All Incident Information All incident information on I-35 in Bell County including new incidents, all updates, and cleared notices Text BELL ALL to (254) 856-0679
Bell County I-35: Limited Information A minimal set of messages for all new incidents on I-35 in Bell County and cleared notices.  This message set does not include incident updates. Text BELL LIMITED to (254) 856-0679

Modifying A Subscription

To stop a subscription: Text STOP to (254) 856-0679

To restart a subscription: Text START to (254) 856-0679

To get information on your current subscription: Text HELP to (254) 856-0679