October 2014

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Purple No TrespassingHow many times have you driven through the Texas Hill Country, or any rural area in Texas for that matter, and seen purple paint on fence posts, gates, trees, signs and so on? This isn't just bad taste in paint colors, the purple paint markings, found primarily around property lines, means "No Trespassing". A Texas law dating back to 1997 allows Texas land owners to use purple paint markings in lieu of posting "No Trespassing" signs. A purple paint marking at a property line and a "No Trespassing" sign both have the same legal consequences if not obeyed. For large ranches purple markings are much less expensive than posting signs especially when considering there could be miles of fencing. Also, purple paint markings are less likely to be vandalized or

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