Roads and Highways

State: More Funds Dedicated To Texas Roads If Prop 7 PassesThe upcoming election means voters will have to decide if the state should spend more money to help ease traffic congestion. It all comes down to Proposition 7.
Experts: This 4th Of July Could Be The Deadliest Day In YearsWe’re less than 48 hours away from the 4th of July holiday weekend and there's an added incentive to drive with care.
Group Predicts 3.1M Texans To Travel Over July 4th HolidayA travel group predicts 3.1 million Texans will hit the road over the July Fourth holiday period.
Super Bowl Ice Memories Has TxDOT Pre-Treating RoadsWith the potential for winter weather this weekend, before the college national football championship, there are signs the Texas Department of Transportation preparation game plan has changed.
Texas Seeing Deadly Side Effect To Fracking BoomBooming production of oil and natural gas has exacted a little-known price on some of the nation's roads, contributing to a spike in traffic fatalities in states where many streets and highways.
Most North Texas Drivers Play It Safe On Slick RoadsAs of Noon Tuesday, Dallas' Department of Street Services continued its sanding operations at Ice Force Level 1. Crews focused on bridges, overpasses, inclines and critical public safety areas.
Snow & Ice Response Busting City BudgetsWhile the temperatures rise and fall in North Texas this winter, the one thing that has remained constant is the sky-high bill to pay for the state's storm response.
City Campaign Aimed At The "Construction Weary"Three years into the North Tarrant Express Project (NTE) and drivers have come to find battling closures, detours, and backups an every day occurrence. Now one city is spending money to make sure people don't avoid the area altogether.
Drivers Grade State & Cities Road Clearing Efforts PoorlyIt seems the opinions of state and local agencies about road conditions and clearing efforts are varying greatly from those of North Texas drivers.
Dallas Drivers Venture Out, Get StuckMany roads that weren't cleared were more like skating rinks Friday night. Most will only get worse as the night goes on.
North Texas Shuts Down After Inches Of Freezing Rain & Sleet FallFreezing rain and stinging winds slammed the area Friday and made a strangely blank landscape out of normally sun-drenched North Texas.
Texas Legislature Debates Road Funding The Texas Legislature has convened to debate new funding for roads and bridges by diverting money from the state's Rainy Day Fund.
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