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TEX Rail agreements finally reached in principle

| |Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

Agreements to run TEX Rail passengers trains on Tarrant County tracks are finally reached in principle, 17 months after the Fort Worth council replaced all transit board members.

New Chisholm Trail Parkway ramp opens off I-20

| |Monday, Jul. 21, 2014

North Texas Tollway Authority officials say they’re on course to finish Chisholm Trail Parkway by late September.

Busy rail corridor along U.S. 377 could get busier

| |Sunday, Jul. 20, 2014

Union Pacific Railroad plans to build a second rail line along U.S. 377 and make other improvements along roughly five miles of track in far north Fort Worth, Keller and Roanoke.

New system generates thousands of bills for small toll road charges

| |Friday, Jul. 18, 2014

The NTTA sent out half a million bills for small toll road charged since 2012, providing more incentive for drivers to sign up for a toll tag.

North Tarrant Express almost finished, contractor says

| |Friday, Jul. 18, 2014

On Saturday, motorists traveling on Loop 820 and Texas 121/183 will be shifted to TEXpress lanes at various points as contractors put down new pavement.

Texans face sticker shock with new inspection process

| |Thursday, Jul. 17, 2014

A new law that aims to simplify Texans’ annual car registration and inspections could instead cause confusion — but state officials say they’re working on a public awareness campaign.

Light rail from Dallas to DFW coming in August

| |Wednesday, Jul. 09, 2014

DART light-rail service from downtown Dallas to DFW Airport starts Aug. 18, allowing workers and travelers to hop a train to and from Dallas.

Toll charges start on DFW Connector in Grapevine

| |Tuesday, Jul. 08, 2014

For a six-month review period, tolls will range from 67 cents to $1 on the 4-mile segment of the connector, depending on how heavy traffic is.

Amtrak disrupted from Fort Worth to San Antonio

| |Tuesday, Jul. 08, 2014

Amtrak’s daily Texas Eagle run is being replaced by buses until Sept. 4 because of Tower 55 rail work in Fort Worth.

Texas GOP changing stance on toll roads

| |Friday, Jul. 04, 2014

Paying to drive not “a good deal for the taxpayer,” one activist says.

Texans still texting and driving, state says

| |Thursday, Jul. 03, 2014

Texas is among five states that haven’t enacted a texting-while-driving ban.

DFW July 4th revelers may face traffic mayhem

| |Thursday, Jul. 03, 2014

Police in DFW are taking extra steps to deal with traffic at Fourth of July events.

Traffic patterns to change again on North Tarrant Express

| |Saturday, Jun. 28, 2014

Some Airport Freeway entrances and exits will be closed for a month starting Monday.

Environmental concern raised over Texas billboards

|Wednesday, Jun. 25, 2014

The plan would allow billboards to reach a height of 65 feet along some highways.

High-speed rail plan takes another step toward reality

| |Wednesday, Jun. 25, 2014

A federal environmental review announced Wednesday will include public input on the proposed Dallas-Houston line.

Traffic shift on 820 bypasses some on-ramps, exits

| |Monday, Jun. 16, 2014

The good news is that the North Tarrant Express project is 93 percent finished.

Arlington’s Abram Street to be reduced by two lanes downtown

| |Saturday, Jun. 14, 2014

More trees, wider sidewalks and on-street parking are among amenities expected when Abram Street is rebuilt between Cooper and Collins streets in the coming years.

In DFW, rounding off the edges for smoother traffic flow

| |Saturday, Jun. 14, 2014

More cities are ditching four-way stop signs in favor of roundabouts, but not all motorists are sold on them.

Westbound Loop 820 lanes to shift from Grapevine Highway to I-35W

| |Monday, Jun. 09, 2014

Westbound lanes of Northeast Loop 820 from Grapevine Highway (Texas 26) to Interstate 35W will be shifted Saturday to newly built toll lanes, so the final pavement can be installed on the main lanes of the North Tarrant Express project.

NTTA sues bus company over fatal crash

| |Monday, Jun. 02, 2014

NTTA is seeking damages for repairs it had to make to Texas 161.