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Transportation Dept. asks Congress to end ban on adding tolls to interstates

| |Wednesday, Apr. 30, 2014

Neither the states nor the federal government have the money to widen or rebuild the oldest sections.

Northbound exit at Texas 121/183 makes permanent shift

Thursday, Apr. 24, 2014

Motorists who use Texas 121 to get to Northeast Tarrant County, including DFW Airport, will be relieved to learn that their exit goes back to the right and will stay put.

New ramp changes precede Chisholm Trail opening

| |Thursday, Apr. 17, 2014

Chisholm Trail Parkway is scheduled to open in a little more than three weeks, but motorists are already seeing changes in west Fort Worth.

Nashville to Fort Worth: The T’s new leader

| |Sunday, Apr. 13, 2014

In Fort Worth, Paul Ballard will be judged largely by whether he can successfully open TEX Rail. It’s a stark contrast from his job in Nashville, where commuter rail was more of a novelty.

TxTag trauma: state shuts down toll tag website

| |Thursday, Apr. 10, 2014

A blogger noticed a flaw in the TxTag.org website that allowed someone to view a toll tag user’s credit card information

Racing, basketball, rain in DFW could create perfect traffic storm

| |Monday, Apr. 07, 2014

The NASCAR race at Texas Motor Speedway, the NCAA basketball championship in Arlington and the prospect of more wet weather could create headaches when the events end.

Beware of weather, TMS traffic later

| |Monday, Apr. 07, 2014

More rain could come later today to meet the folks leaving the Duck Commander race and foul up the late afternoon commute.

Hail, high wind hit Denton; funnel cloud reported

| |Friday, Apr. 04, 2014

Hail breaks windows at Texas Woman’s University as storm blows through North Texas. Friday’s forecast is for pleasant weather.

Fort Worth mayor leads first Rolling Town Hall of 2014

| |Thursday, Apr. 03, 2014

About 200 people showed up for the fitness event.

Toll lanes open for free Tuesday on DFW Connector

| |Tuesday, Apr. 01, 2014

State transportation officials hope that opening the toll lanes early will ease North Texas traffic this weekend during the NCAA Final Four tournament in Arlington and the NASCAR race at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth.

Arlington transportation program for elderly, disabled seeks alternative money after losing federal funds

| |Saturday, Mar. 29, 2014

Grand Prairie and Mesquite are also seeking new financial support after federal grant disappears.

High-speed rail gaining momentum in Texas

| |Friday, Mar. 28, 2014

The mayors of Fort Worth, Dallas and Houston show unified support for bullet trains — on the same day members of a high-speed rail commission are picked.

Survey seeks reaction to proposed bus/trolley system in Fort Worth

| |Monday, Mar. 24, 2014

To gauge how the public feels about the idea of a expanded trolley system, residents and visitors are being asked to complete an online survey about public transit.

Stretch of Trinity Boulevard will be closed for 90 days

| |Wednesday, Mar. 19, 2014

Finishing a project to raise the road and increase the storm drainage capacity under it takes priority over commuters’ convenience.

Man dies in single-vehicle wreck on Texas 360 in Arlington, police say

| |Tuesday, Mar. 18, 2014

Police believe the man lost control of a pickup and crashed into a couple of light poles on the median of Texas 360, a police spokeswoman said.

Fort Worth bus driver accuses employer of allowing sexual harassment

| |Tuesday, Mar. 18, 2014

Twynette Solomon, who works for McDonald Transit, the company that provides drivers, dispatchers and other employees for the authority.

Fort Worth’s Trinity Blvd. closed, but for how long?

| |Tuesday, Mar. 18, 2014

A section next to the $3.3 million bridge project being built to replace it fell prey to weekend storms, which have caused problems in the areas of east Fort Worth for years.

Trinity Boulevard in east Fort Worth closed

| |Monday, Mar. 17, 2014

Weekend rains washed away part of Trinity Boulevard that was under construction near Bell Helicopter, fire officials said.

Vroom! Higher speed limits approved for North Texas

| |Friday, Mar. 14, 2014

Higher speed limits on Metroplex freeways will likely be rolled out over several weeks, or perhaps a few months, officials said Thursday.

Speed up: Limits could soon increase on DFW freeways

| |Wednesday, Mar. 12, 2014

Speed limits on freeways across the Metroplex could go up 5 mph, if the Regional Transportation Council on Thursday reverses a 13-year-old policy of keeping limits low to reduce pollution.