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Technical Glitch Causes Big Delays For Some Airport Toll Users

Cars 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.

CBS 11–10/21/2013

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Arlington Officials Push For Highway 360 Toll Road

Do you think North Texas needs another toll road? It seems officials in Arlington do. The city is pressing the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) and the North Texas Tollway Authority (NTTA) to help alleviate a trouble spot in the city.

CBSDFW.COM–10/15/2013

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NTTA To Increase Toll Rates On July 1

Get ready to dig a little deeper when you drive on a North Texas toll road. The North Texas Tollway Authority is instituting its biennial toll rate increase on July 1.

06/28/2013

A truck heads towards the tollway on August 27, 2004. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

85-Mph Toll Road Revenue Falls Short

A billion-dollar Texas toll road with an 85 mph speed limit — the fastest in the nation– has drawn about half the number of drivers expected in its initial months of operation, a performance low enough that the private company that built it is facing a downgraded credit rating, according to Moody’s Investor Service.

04/06/2013

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Central Texas 85 mph Toll Road Now Charging

The free ride has ended for drivers on the Central Texas toll road with the nation’s fastest speed limit at 85 mph.

11/12/2012

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Eyes Of Texas, Nation On Highway To Open At 85 MPH

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.

10/21/2012

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NTTA Targeting Top 100 Toll Violators

The NTTA has posted a list online featuring the top toll violators, and some of them owe more money than most people make in a year. There are 22 people who have bills topping six figures.

07/11/2012

Construction on the LBJ Express Project near Interstate 35E in Dallas. (credit: CBSDFW.com)

LBJ Express Construction Has Drivers Guessing

Drivers can’t help but notice what’s going up along side of Interstate 35E, south of LBJ Freeway. The construction has kept drivers like Ulysses Diaz Deleon guessing.

07/05/2012

Texas drivers use the shoulder of an Interstate during a traffic jam. (credit: Lawrence Jenkins/Getty Images)

Amid New Data, Dallas Mayor Rawlings Backs Toll Road Project

Mayor Mike Rawlings said he got the news he was looking for as TxDOT officially endorsed the Trinity Toll Road Project. Now he’s ready to move the project forward –– but opponents of the project want him to hit the brakes.

06/29/2012

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Texas Toll Road Could Have 85MPH Speed Limit

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.

06/07/2012

A truck heads towards the tollway on August 27, 2004. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Celina Residents Surprised To Find Road Planned Through Homes

No one wants a freeway running through their backyard, but some Celina Residents are learning for the first time that they might soon have one.

10/28/2011

Texas drivers use the shoulder of an Interstate during a traffic jam. (credit: Lawrence Jenkins/Getty Images)

County Officials Question NTTA Oversight Following Announcement Of FBI Investigation

A prominent Dallas County Commissioner called for increased oversight of the North Texas Tollway Authority days after the agency revealed to investors that the FBI was investigating current and former board members concerning potential conflicts of interest.

10/24/2011

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