A 40-mile stretch of a Central Texas toll road opens this week with officials and residents watching to see how fast traffic goes — and whether the state’s drivers can handle the extra speed.
With a Central Texas highway soon to adopt the nation’s fastest speed limit, business leaders in the small town of Lockhart, located along the route, have some pretty high hopes.
Texas will soon open a stretch of highway with the highest speed limit in the country. Construction crews have begun posting 85 mph speed limit signs for the pending section of toll road between Austin and San Antonio.
A new toll road, running from San Antonio to Austin, is set to soon open. While that may not be surprising, especially in Texas, the speed drivers may be allowed to travel has people talking.
You don’t have to drive far in North Texas to see some road construction, and TxDOT is trying to keep those areas safe for drivers and workers.
Next week the Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge is set to open to vehicle traffic, but recent rains could force another delay.
The Tarrant County Medical Examiner has ruled the death of a teenager in a Wednesday night car crash a homicide.
More people are wearing seatbelts and fewer are driving drunk, but speeding continues to be a problem on roads and highways in Texas and across the nation.
The city announced this week that the speed limit on certain streets will change.
Soon you will be able to drive 75 miles per hour, legally, on hundreds of miles of North Texas interstate.
Want to catch a catfish by hand or shoot a feral hog from a helicopter? Want to keep driving the daytime speed limit after the sun goes down? You can do so legally in Texas starting Thursday.
Texas drivers may soon be going faster. The state Senate has approved raising highway speed limits to 75 miles per hour in some areas.