Abram Street is one of Arlington’s busiest east-west roads. It links downtown to the entertainment district and is a major thoroughfare for commuters within the city. But there are plans to turn the busy street from four lanes, to a two-lane road.
Throughout Dallas, city streets pay tribute to civil rights icons like Martin Luther King Jr., Cesar Chavez and Malcolm X. Now, councilman Dwaine Caraway is looking to add another.
Preston Road is also State Highway 289, making it a road that’s maintained by the state. But in an effort to save TxDOT money the agency is considering asking cities and counties to take over maintenance on roads like Preston.
A nearly one mile stretch of road in Mansfield with a reputation for being over-crowded is about to get some safety improvements: extra lanes for drivers.
Arlington police are investigating a deadly accident on East Pioneer Parkway Saturday night. Two men crossing the street at New York Avenue were hit by at least one car close to 11 p.m.
While the soaking, and at times heavy, rains are helping relieve drought conditions in North Texas, it’s also wreaking havoc by damaging some roadways.
A man trying to cross a Houston street using a walker was killed in a hit-and-run collision.