About us

The Law Enforcement Liaisons (LEL) elevate traffic safety throughout the State of Texas,

working in an all-inclusive supportive role with the Texas Department of Transportation, providing education on the topics such as….

education

Distracted Driving- Law Enforcement, Child Passenger Restraint Enforcement, STOPS, Distracted Driving- Adults, Lurking in the Data, Social Harm, Build a Grant, Grant Management, Introduction to Child Passenger Safety, and Speed.

support

The LEL program has expanded to providing full TxDOT support for all Selective Traffic Enforcement Programs (STEP’s), Click It or Ticket and Impaired Driving incentive mobilizations.

egrants

In addition, our LEL staff provides comprehensive technical support and assistance with reporting to the Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) eGrants systems.

Menu of Services

Meet with new perspective traffic safety subgrantees to generate interest in Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) grant opportunities.

Provide training to law enforcement on traffic safety grant proposals and grant creation, grant management and use of eGrants.

Accompany Traffic Safety Specialist when requested and promote traffic safety incentive programs.

Assist subgrantee agencies with eGrants Performance reporting and Request for reimbursements, and underperformance issues.

Provide assistance to Traffic Safety Specialist when requested at traffic related events, campaigns, conferences or community events to promote TxDOT programs.

Provide traffic safety presentations to governmental agencies upon request and by approval of TxDOT PTS Program Manager.

Assist subgrantee agencies with eGrants Performance reporting and Request for reimbursements, and underperformance issues.

Provide child passenger safety seat education to partner organizations and assists at CPS checkup events per LEL availability.

Any request outside this Menu of Services must be approved by the TxDOT PTS Program Manager.

Contact Us

For scheduling information, please contact:

Program Coordinator

Emma Padron

(512) 454-8900

emma.mendoza@buckleuptexas.com