World leaders gather to share ideas for an expensive problem: How to pay for roads, rails and other transportation modes.
The city will hold public meetings this year to help decide whether to keep all lanes of Abram Street, or to narrow it.
Haltom Road will be closed at its intersection with Northeast Loop 820 overnight Tuesday and Wednesday for installation of bridge beams. Traffic on the loop also may be stopped occasionally, contractors say.
As the 2013 legislative session winds down, efforts to raise money for road work have largely fizzled.
The Arlington City Council still has to approve a $700,000 annual contract for a two-year pilot project that will shuttle commuters between downtown and the CentrePort Station.
The National Transportation Safety Board recommends that states lower the definition of drunken driving to a blood-alcohol level of 0.05. Texas' level is now 0.08.
A plan to reduce lanes on Forest Park Boulevard and make it more cycling and pedestrian friendly will be debated this week.
Now that the first arch is installed for construction of the West Seventh Street bridge, residents can envision what the completed structure will look like.