TA opens new truck stop near border in Texas

| 7/12/2007

TravelCenters of America has opened its 234th travel center, providing more truck parking in southern Texas. The new truck stop is off Interstate 35 in Laredo, TX.

Along with food and gourmet coffee, the Laredo center caters to truck repair and maintenance needs with a five-bay truck service center that is open 24 hours, seven days a week. Other conveniences at the site include eight diesel lanes, a 350-space truck parking area and Cat scales.

Professional drivers can relax in a lounge area with WiFi access, a game room, TripPak scanning, a laundry room, and 11 showers. The TA Laredo is accessed by northbound drivers on I-35 at Exit 11, Beltway Parkway, and by southbound drivers on I-35 at Exit 13, Beltway Parkway.