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Texas Drivers Ranked Third Worst In U.S.

Drivers in the Lone Star State are the third worst drivers in the nation, according to carinsurancecomparison.com.

12/10/2014

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Plan Would Reduce Lanes On Arlington’s Abram Street By Half

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.

CBS 11–05/22/2014

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Councilman Wants Lancaster Road Renamed For Nelson Mandela

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.

CBS 11–04/09/2014

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TxDOT Wants Cities To Maintain Certain State Roads; Cities Say No

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.

CBS 11–08/29/2013

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Dangerous Stretch Of Road In Mansfield To Be Improved

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.

06/11/2013

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One Dead, Another Injured In Arlington Accident

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.

04/28/2013

A motorist drives along a street near a large water-filled pothole. (credit: AP Photo/Mel Evans)

Careful What You Wish For: Drenching Rain=More Potholes

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.

CBSDFW.COM–01/09/2013

Man With Walker Killed Crossing Houston Street

A man trying to cross a Houston street using a walker was killed in a hit-and-run collision.

07/28/2010