Northwest trustees recently approved the purchase of 140 acres bordered by Avondale Haslet Road, at far left, to the north and railroad tracks on the east for a future high school and middle school. Here, traffic backs up in late afternoon on July 7 while train cars are moved from a nearby BNSF facility.
Northwest trustees recently approved the purchase of 140 acres bordered by Avondale Haslet Road, at far left, to the north and railroad tracks on the east for a future high school and middle school. Here, traffic backs up in late afternoon on July 7 while train cars are moved from a nearby BNSF facility. Sandra Engelland sengelland@star-telegram.com
Northwest trustees recently approved the purchase of 140 acres bordered by Avondale Haslet Road, at far left, to the north and railroad tracks on the east for a future high school and middle school. Here, traffic backs up in late afternoon on July 7 while train cars are moved from a nearby BNSF facility. Sandra Engelland sengelland@star-telegram.com

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