Access to the toll road is about to get a lot easier for motorists near downtown Fort Worth.
The agency drew widespread criticism in July 2013 when it announced plans to convert 83 miles of paved road in South and West Texas to gravel.
A new North Riverside Drive bridge over Loop 820 is expected to be a popular alternate route to Interstate 35W.
A proposed high-speed rail line that could open by 2021 between Dallas and Houston, will be the subject of six public meetings.
All lanes of Interstate 30 will be closed from Summit Avenue to University Drive on Saturday night and Sunday morning as workers put the finishing touches on Chisholm Trail Parkway.
In Fort Worth and Arlington, the average of $3.07 per gallon was 14 cents cheaper than a week ago.
City officials are optimistic that now that the NTE is built, restaurants and other businesses will come.
The $2.5 billion North Tarrant Express project features toll lanes — with pricing that changes based on traffic conditions.