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TxDOT Shuts Down Portion Of I-35W For Weekend

Interstate-35W, north of Fort Worth, will be shut down for the entire weekend. A spokesperson with the Texas Department of Transportation said it’s the first time the agency has closed the highway for such a long period of time.

CBS 11–5 hours ago

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Plano Expedites Traffic Review After Toyota Announces Relocation

More than 17,000 people already work in Plano’s Legacy Business Park. When Toyota and Fed Ex Office move their corporate headquarters to the location, another 5,000 workers will join them. Now Plano is expediting its review of traffic in the area.

CBS 11–05/14/2014

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Town Square Parking Worries Grow With Trader Joe’s Opening

Parking is considered prime real estate around Southlake’s Town Square. Some shoppers tell CBS 11 News that they worry, now with Trader Joe’s moving in, spaces will be harder to come by.

CBS 11–04/22/2014

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DPD Blames Impatient Drivers, But Say Officer Caused 635 Mayhem

Dallas police blame inpatient drivers and acknowledge one of their own officers for causing a chaotic scene along I-635 in Dallas Tuesday.

CBS 11–03/19/2014

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Driver Mayhem On Interstate-635/LBJ In Dallas

All of the eastbound lanes of Interstate 635 were at a complete stop Tuesday afternoon as members of DPD and Dallas Fire Rescue worked a major accident near Audelia. But the end result was a frustrated driver frenzy, with cars going all directions.

CBSDFW.COM–03/18/2014

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North Texas Police Department Posting Traffic Enforcement Locations

The Keller Police Department started Tweeting and using Facebook to get out some unlikely information. The department is actually posting the daily location of its traffic officers on social media.

CBS 11–03/10/2014

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North Fort Worth Growth = Congestion & Traffic Troubles

The sounds of construction echo along Heritage Trace Parkway in north Fort Worth. Shopping centers are sprouting up and quickly filling with businesses, and more are on the way. Along with all the growth and new businesses comes congestion.

CBS 11–02/24/2014

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Neighbors Want Traffic Light & Lower Speed Limit On Street

What was once a rural, two-lane road has turned into a regular route for North Texas commuters. Now some people who live along Davis Boulevard, in Tarrant County, are pleading for help. They say they only want to be able to safely get in and out their homes.

CBSDFW.COM–11/04/2013

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Traffic Mess On I-35E After Drilling Rig Falls Off Truck

A traffic nightmare continues near downtown Dallas. Chopper 11 flew over westbound Interstate-35E when an mid-afternoon accident involving a tractor-trailer and heavy equipment vehicle closed all of the southbound lanes.

CBSDFW.COM–09/25/2013

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35W Transportation Advocates Push For Highway $

There’s a full court press from North Texas transportation advocates to get the legislature to pump more money into highways. It was the first topic on the list at Thursday’s Interstate-35W Coalition meeting in Fort Worth.

CBSDFW.COM–06/20/2013

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State Of The City Address Includes Budget Cut Details

Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price gave her second State of the City Address Tuesday morning. During the speech she told more than 1,000 business and community leaders that she’s going to slash the budget so the city can finally operate without deficits.

CBSDFW.COM–03/05/2013

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Frisco Considers Installing Intersection Roundabouts

Frisco is set to hold the first town hall meeting of 2013 on Thursday night. One topic up for discussion will likely be a proposal for traffic ‘roundabouts.’

CBSDFW.COM–02/28/2013

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