TxDOT's Planned Use Of Toll Lanes For Highway Expansion Attracts Criticism, Raises QuestionsControversy erupted after critics complained that the Texas Department of Transportation planned to continue using toll lanes even after voters passed a statewide referendum to avoid that.
Grapevine 18-Wheeler Crash Closes Portions Of Toll Lanes & Highway 114An accident involving an overturned 18-wheeler has shutdown the eastbound TEXpress toll lanes and portions of State Highway 114 in Grapevine.
LBJ Freeway Expansion Ready To OpenThe new and improved LBJ Freeway is set to open on Thursday, and workers are not letting Wednesday's rain stop them from getting the road expansion project ready for drivers.
LBJ Express Holding Public Open House TodayThe LBJ Express Project and Interstate-635/LBJ Freeway is set to fully open on Thursday, but today residents are being invited to an open house.
Managed Toll Lanes Coming To Interstate-35WIf you've been on Interstate-35W, north of the Fort Worth mixmaster lately, you know very well that it's been a slow ride. Construction in the area clearly has frustrations mounting.
Dropping Toll Lanes From LBJ East Expansion Could Slow Down ProjectTake a drive on LBJ east, and there is no debating the problem, more lanes are needed – and fast.
Dallas Considers Converting HOV Lanes To Toll LanesA proposed toll lane may put a price on one of Dallas county’s last toll-free major highways.
Leaders Fight Central Expressway Managed Toll Lane ProposalIf 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.
More Toll Lanes To Open On LBJ FreewayThe quickly growing network of managed toll lanes across North Texas expands even further this week with the opening of the second phase of the LBJ Express.
LBJ TEXpress Toll Lanes Set To Open Next MonthOn December 14, TxDOT will open 3.2 miles of the LBJ Express toll road. The full, 13-mile project is slated for completion in 2015. Including frontage roads, the project widens LBJ to 22 lanes -- four of them TEXpress toll lanes. Four of the 22 lanes are toll road, dubbed the “TEXpress”.
Technical Glitch Causes Big Delays For Some Airport Toll UsersCars crowded the north exit plazas at DFW Airport Monday morning and afternoon. One honk, then another, and another echoed throughout the area. All the noise came from drivers feeling frustrated after being stuck at the airport.
Experts: Texas Heading Toward A Transportation CrisisSome experts claim Texas is headed for a transportation crisis unless the state comes up with more money for highways. The current gasoline tax paid when you fill up at the pump doesn't come close to keeping up with building and maintaining Texas highways.