Grand Prairie Fire Department Invests In 'Crash Cushions' To Keep Crews Safe When Parked On RoadwaysThe nine-foot long trailers are hooked on the rear of fire engines to protect emergency crews when they are parked on roadways.
NTTA Begins Brining Operations Ahead Of Potential For IceCrews with TxDOT were out Monday pretreating roads with brine, and the NTTA had workers heading out to prep toll roads on Tuesday.
TxDOT Gearing Up For Winter Weather, Laying Brine Before Possible Wintry Mix FallsThere's a chance a wintry mix could fall in parts of North Texas on Tuesday and that has some road crews getting a jump start.
Average Age Of US Vehicles On The Road Hits New Record HighWhether it's quality, technology or budgeting, Americans are keeping their cars and trucks longer. The average age of vehicles on the road is near 12 years.
North Texas Roadways Among The Most Congested In TexasIt's a list no one likes, but everyone can relate to. The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) recently released the Top 100 Congested Roadways and unfortunately North Texas has a lot of representation.
Dallas Staff Says $16 Million Won't Cover Needed Street RepairsThe City of Dallas is looking to increase the amount of money it spends on making repairs to streets and alleyways. But some question if the allotted funds will be enough.
Experts: This 4th Of July Could Be The Deadliest Day In YearsWe’re less than 48 hours away from the 4th of July holiday weekend and there's an added incentive to drive with care.
Denton County Families Will "Sit-In" To Protest Road ProjectIt’s a curvy road in Argyle, covered in gravel and dirt. For some homeowners along Harpole Road it’s also a reminder of country life. The Town of Argyle now wants to pave the road. Equipment is even in place to start the work.
Icy Bridges Cause Pileups On North Texas RoadsThe Texas Department of Transportation prepared for potential ice and sleet Sunday, by pre-treating roads on the north side of the DFW Metroplex.
TxDOT Has New Weapon In Icy Road BattleCBS 11 News took a look at exactly what the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) is putting on the roads to try to make them safer in inclement weather.
Careful What You Wish For: Drenching Rain=More PotholesWhile the soaking, and at times heavy, rains are helping relieve drought conditions in North Texas, it’s also wreaking havoc by damaging some roadways.
Rawlings Hopeful For Passage Of Bond IssueDallas Mayor Mike Rawlings is hoping for a strong showing in the city's $600 million bond issue. The only thing that he thinks could hurt it is straight party voters.