Expanding I-35W from Alliance Airport in far north Fort Worth to the I-35E merge in Denton is expected to cost at least $1.1 billion. The first phase, which includes building frontage roads, could begin in 2023.
Huge windows mean that parts of DFW Airport can get really hot. But by installing so-called smart glass at two locations, the airport helps travelers keep cooler — and spend more money at a burger joint's bar.
A Greyhound bus collided with several vehicles on eastbound Interstate 30 in Fort Worth early Friday morning, injuring 42 people and sending eight to two area hospitals. The accident blocked two lanes and caused a traffic delay.
A 66-year-old Fort Worth man died in a multi-vehicle accident on southbound Interstate 35W near Ripy Street on the morning of April 12. Fort Worth police reported that some drivers were going the wrong way up an access road.
TEXRail will be a 27-mile passenger train with stops in downtown Fort Worth, Richland Hills, Grapevine and Dallas/Fort Worth Airport. The Grapevine Main station and Hotel Vin are scheduled to open in late 2019.
Texas Department of Transportation officials, who are under orders from the Legislature to stop building toll roads, have refused to sign a contract allowing the expansion of Interstate 35W in far north Fort Worth.
A state lawmaker has asked the attorney general to weigh in on whether the state's transportation agency can use voter-approved funds to rebuild or expand highways that will also include toll lanes alongside them.