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North Texas Tolls Going Up

North Texas Tolls Going Up

Drivers in North Texas who use the toll roads will start paying an even higher price. The North Texas Tollway Authority announced that they will raise the toll rates on July 1 by 1-19 cents per mile for those with a TollTag, and roughly 50 percent more for those who...
Democrats: The No-Show Party

Democrats: The No-Show Party

Senate Democrats had better things to do than attend today’s hearing on transportation. Not a single Democrat on the Senate Transportation Committee bothered to show up and hear testimony from TxDOT staff and citizens regarding TxDOT’s funding challenges and...
North Texas Toll Fight

North Texas Toll Fight

Mayors of Plano, Allen, and Richardson recently spoke against their state and county elected officials as well as many of their constituents, lobbying the Texas Department of Transportation (TXDOT) for the tolling of US Highway 75—the last untolled throughway of...
Tone-deaf TxDOT

Tone-deaf TxDOT

The Texas Department of Transportation is suffering from a lack of hearing—public hearings that is. As of this writing, the Texas Transportation Commission (TTC) has approved approximately $272 million dollars in transit projects that will be funded without holding a...