MESQUITE (CBSDFW.COM) – Downtown Mesquite is going to be a lot quieter.READ MORE: Granbury Mayor Nin Hulett Resigns Following Felony DWI Arrest
As of Saturday, the area is now a “quiet zone.”READ MORE: North Texas Graduates Navigate Next Chapter Amid Pandemic Job Market
Trains with Union Pacific and Amtrak do not have to sound safety horns except in emergencies.
The city has installed additional signs at the five crossings to let drivers and pedestrians know they will no longer hear train horns regularly.MORE NEWS: North Texas School Districts Facing Possible Lawsuits Over Mask Policies
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