Category Archives: Transportation

New Traffic Detour Coming to Tri Schools Street Improvement Project

Beginning Monday, Jan. 5, the Tri School Streets Improvement construction detour is scheduled to be modified, which will impact traffic in the area. Click here to view a map. According to the City of Arlington’s Public Works & Transportation Department, the detour modification will close  through traffic on Ledbetter Road between Curry…

Union Pacific Track Renewal Project Returns to Arlington

Drivers should expect minor detours and road closures when the next phase of the Union Pacific track renewal project returns to Arlington in January. This project is expected to begin in Dallas on January 2 and Union Pacific estimates the track renewal project should reach Arlington on January 16 and last…

Public Meeting: High Speed Rail Options for North Texas

High speed rail could be coming to North Texas, which would give Arlington residents another way to travel the DFW Metroplex. Now you have a chance to learn more about a study conducted by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) and Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) regarding a proposed high-speed passenger rail service…

Learn More About High Speed Rail in North Texas

Arlington residents are invited to hear a study conducted by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) and Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) regarding a proposed high-speed passenger rail service between Fort Worth and Dallas. The project will consider potential track alignments, station locations, and more. Attend one of three public scoping meetings to…

Traffic Update: I-30 Lane Closure Begins Thursday Night

Drivers traveling westbound on Interstate 30 should proceed with caution as Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) crews conduct railroad bridge repair from Carrier Parkway to Great Southwest Parkway. Weather permitting, westbound I-30 will have a right lane closed from Thursday, Oct. 16 at 9 p. m. through  Sunday, Oct. 19 at 6 p. m. TxDOT appreciates…