GARLAND (AP) – A tollway extension in North Texas has opened as a new east-side link to Interstate-30.
The North Texas Tollway Authority late Wednesday opened the President George Bush Turnpike eastern extension from northwest Garland.READ MORE: Not Sure If You Should Travel For Christmas, New Years Holidays? You're Not Alone
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NTTA says the nearly 10-mile eastern extension is part of the outer loop around Dallas and its suburbs. The corridor runs through Garland, Sachse and Rowlett.MORE NEWS: Ambulance Service In North Texas Offering New Incentives For EMTs, Paramedics To Deal With Shortages
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