Commercial Traffic Enforcement
The basic mission and responsibility of the Commercial Traffic Enforcement Unit is weighing and checking commercial vehicle traffic operating over the public highways of Rockwall County so that compliance with the statutory provisions of law regulating weight, motor carrier safety, registration, transportation of persons, hazardous material and other property can be obtained.
The Commercial Traffic Enforcement Unit has been a proven factor in reducing the damage to roadways caused by overweight vehicles, there by reducing the number of tax dollars for repairs.
It has joint responsibility of the Commercial Traffic Enforcement Unit is the enforcement of traffic laws in order to reduce traffic collisions, their resulting injuries, and to facilitate the safe and expedient flow of vehicular and pedestrian traffic. These efforts result in safer roadways, fewer fatalities and injuries, and reduce property damage.