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The daily STEW

The daily STEW (Star-Telegram Editorial Writers): Fort Worth has named 18-year veteran employee Bryan Beck as its new “transportation czar,” giving him responsibility over major, long-term mobility projects like the I-35W expansion, TEX Rail and high-speed rail that will impact the city and the region. What would you like to see Beck focus on as he starts his new assignment?

Maybe finish one project before starting another so that not every single road is torn up and lined with orange cones. Jen Windmill

Both light rail systems need to get to the airport. Sue Evans Darwin

Fort Worth needs a Camp Bowie trolley that circulates between downtown and the west side. It needs to be cheap to ride and pass by at 10- to 15-minute intervals. Every business, museum and restaurant would benefit, not to mention the reduction in traffic and parking hassles. David


A light rail system comparable to DART. We need more commuter rail options. Robert Ivy

Fix the #1 problem of DFW — traffic! Roy Green