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After “Icemageddon,” No Changes To Winter Plan For Dallas, Fort Worth

If a winter snow and ice storm rolls through this season, you may have a better chance of getting to the airport, and your flight may have a better chance of not being cancelled. It’s just getting out of your neighborhood that may not look any different.

CBS 11–11/11/2014

A highway sign advises motorists to the dangerous driving conditions. (credit: Erik S. Lesser/Getty Images)

NTTA Ready For Icy Roads Ahead Of Storms

NTTA prepares for possible ice storms before they come.

CBS 11–11/07/2014

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Collin County Residents Hope To Slam Brakes On Proposed Toll Road

Hundreds of North Texas residents are worried a proposed toll road being reviewed for placement somewhere in the Blacklands Corridor, from Garland, into Rockwall, Collin and Hunt counties, could run through their neighborhood.

CBS 11–09/23/2014

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Recycling Sand Will Save NTTA Thousands This Winter

Cobblestone ice and ice-mageddon may be months away, but the North Texas Tollway Authority is preparing now.

09/03/2014

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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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TxDOT, Law Enforcement Partner For ‘Drink. Drive. Go To Jail.’ Initiative

This Labor Day weekend, The Texas Department of Transportation’s statewide “Drink. Drive. Go to Jail” campaign is in full swing.

CBS 11–08/30/2014

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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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I-35W Reopened After Weekend Closure

Crews have completed the bridge demolition early and have reopened both the north and southbound main lanes on Interstate 35W at U.S. 81/287 in north Fort Worth.

CBS 11–08/03/2014

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Ice Storm Memories Have One North Texas City Planning Ahead

In the heat of late July, officials in Keller are determined not to get caught off guard by the first winter freeze. The city bought two snow plow attachments for city trucks.

CBS 11–07/29/2014

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TxDOT Monitors Work Zones For Flooding

With so many area roadways under construction, flash flooding is a serious concern for TxDOT on Thursday, as strong storms pound North Texas.

07/17/2014

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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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LBJ/I-35 Toll Connector Not Ready Until Next Week

The much anticipated LBJ toll connector to I-35E did not open Saturday as planned.

CBS 11–07/12/2014

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