Texas Department of Transportation

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Mystery Of Interstate-35W Cross Solved Before Removal

Family members of a 2014 traffic crash victim will receive his highway memorial cross Friday, one that had piqued the interest of hundreds of thousands of passing motorists.

CBS 11–01/08/2015

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Super Bowl Ice Memories Has TxDOT Pre-Treating Roads

With 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.

CBS 11–01/08/2015

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TxDOT Moves To Fast-Track Highway 183 Bridge Repairs

Officials with the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) say they are going to fast-track contract work to fix a damaged bridge in Irving, after a truck crash into it on Friday.

CBSDFW.COM–12/05/2014

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Bridge Accident Damage Closes 183 & Loop 12 In Irving

All of northbound Loop 12 and part of eastbound Highway 183 in Irving remain closed, after a semi hit an overpass just after noon on Friday.

CBSDFW.COM–12/05/2014

MARFA, TX - DECEMBER 27: Prada Marfa which is a permanently installed sculpture by artists Elmgreen and Dragset to resemble a Prada store is seen on December 27, 2012 in Marfa, Texas. Situated in West Texas, this town of just over 2000 residents has become a popular tourist destination. (credit: Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Texas Will Allow Prada Marfa To Stay

Texas is backing off its claim that an art installation resembling a luxury Prada store in the middle of the desert is an illegal roadside advertisement.

09/12/2014

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I-30 Construction ‘Bumps’ Mean Repairs Will Take Longer

Tuesday evening crews shutdown two lanes of I-30, on both sides, until 6 a.m. Wednesday. For months drivers have bumped and rattled over a construction project that’s taking longer than planned.

CBS 11–09/02/2014

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Highway Construction Posing Problems For Firefighters

A big rig fire in North Fort Worth shut down the highway Thursday morning and construction made it difficult for firefighters to access water to put it out.

08/28/2014

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TXDOT Admits Billing Error For DFW Connector Drivers

TXDOT is admitting to a big ‘oops’ when it comes to those new managed toll lanes in the DFW Connector project in Grapevine.

08/05/2014

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Citations, Left Lane Driving & The Law In Texas

The law is clear – in Texas the left lane is for passing only. But, what do you do if you get stuck behind a slow poke hogging the left lane? In the metroplex, you may be out of luck.

CBS 11–07/14/2014

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East Dallas Transformation Could Include Interstate-30 Deck Park

Most people think of it as the not-so-fun ride in Fair Park. We’re talking about Interstate-30, just east of downtown. But some area improvements being considered are not only timely, but beautiful.

CBS 11–07/11/2014

Central Expressway at Woodall Rodgers

Leaders Fight Central Expressway Managed Toll Lane Proposal

If you live, work, or play in Collin County — you know the drill. Get on a toll road to get where you want to go. There’s the George Bush, the Sam Rayburn and the Dallas North Tollway. Now, tolls could eventually come to Central Expressway.

CBSDFW.COM–07/10/2014

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Drivers Say Highway 114/I-35W Construction Is A Safety Hazard

Along Highway 114, near the Texas Motor Speedway, some families say they worry about getting in an accident everyday. Crews are working on a new bridge in the area – all a part of the Highway 114 expansion west of Interstate-35W.

CBS 11–04/24/2014

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