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Fort Worth reopens flood-damaged Trinity Boulevard

| |Saturday, May. 10, 2014

Closed since March 16, a section of the popular commuter alternate to Texas 10 allows one lane of traffic in each direction.

Longhorns told to steer clear of Chisholm Trail Parkway

| |Friday, May. 09, 2014

North Texas Tollway Association officials refused to let the Fort Worth Herd participate in a cattle drive on the freeway, citing safety concerns.

Traffic alert: Lane closures planned on Texas 121, I-35W

| |Friday, May. 09, 2014

The lane closures Friday night will affect motorists on southbound Texas 121 in northeast Tarrant County and northbound I-35W in Fort Worth.

Fort Worth T to host National Train Day event Saturday

|Wednesday, May. 07, 2014

The event runs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center.

Chisholm Trail Parkway set to open in southwest Fort Worth

| |Saturday, May. 03, 2014

Work continues on parts of the 28-mile Chisholm Trail Parkway, but officials say they’re ready to open the toll road’s main lanes May 11, weather permitting.

Rush is on to open the Chisholm Trail Parkway

| |Friday, May. 02, 2014

WFAA.com report: The rush is on to get the Chisholm Trail Parkway open to cars in one week.

The new braking point: I-35W remake begins

| |Thursday, May. 01, 2014

Construction on a 61/2-mile stretch of Interstate 35W north from downtown will continue until 2018, officials say.

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.