Meetings scheduled for high-speed rail line

Shinkansen in Japan

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A proposed high-speed rail line that could open by 2021 between Dallas and Houston, will be the subject of six public meetings.

Stretch of West Freeway to be closed Saturday night in Fort Worth

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.

Price at the pump continues to fall

In Fort Worth and Arlington, the average of $3.07 per gallon was 14 cents cheaper than a week ago.

Cities eager to get back to business, with NTE finished

City officials are optimistic that now that the NTE is built, restaurants and other businesses will come.

North Tarrant Express toll lanes open Saturday

The $2.5 billion North Tarrant Express project features toll lanes — with pricing that changes based on traffic conditions.

New approvals push TEX Rail plans forward

Two federal agencies have approved TEX Rail, greatly improving the chances the proposed commuter rail line will be under construction by 2016 and possibly open to traffic by 2018.

T phasing out free bus passes for homeless, other needy

The Fort Worth Transportation Authority’s new president mails letters to more than 140 agencies warning that subsidized bus passes will end in a year.

Crossing America in a 1949 Hudson

A Boston man who crossed the United States in a 1949 Hudson he bought on Ebay for $2,500 made a stop in Euless Monday.