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Transportation

I-345 Debate: How Much Time Does the Evil Highway Really Save Us?

The Transportation Committee cares more about cars than it does people.
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Urban Design

The Most Important Part of Dismantling an Urban Freeway

An op-ed in the Dallas Morning News reminds us that a great urban neighborhood won’t ‘magically’ sprout from the ashes of I-345. So the city and its partners need to start planning what that looks like.
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Transportation

How to Help Small Businesses: Use Some of that TxDOT Money

Widening highways is a bad investment. So we should stop doing it.
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Transportation

Catching Up With Downtown Dallasites at TxDOT’s Latest Meeting on I-345

How did downtowners feel about removing the freeway?
By Shawn Shinneman

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Transportation

TxDOT Wants To Hear From the Public About Removing I-345

A long-awaited feasibility study is kicking off, giving Dallasites three upcoming chances to voice their opinions.
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Pedestrian Life

Dallas County Pedestrian Fatality Rates Are Rising Much Faster Than the Country’s

A national study and some TxDOT data reveal an unfortunate reality for walkers in Dallas.
By Shawn Shinneman
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Transportation

How To Save Pedestrians, Tear Out a Highway, and Use Buses to Enhance Our Transit Network

All this and more inside this post, culled from an urbanism and transportation symposium held yesterday that attracted a good portion of the Dallas mayoral candidates.
By Shawn Shinneman
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Animals

Winners and Losers This Week in Dallas (6/10/16)

Heads up, people. It's time to tabulate the results of the last week of action in North Texas.
By Jason Heid
Arts & Entertainment

Leading Off (4/7/14)

TxDOT investigation, Final Four Festivities, Duck Commander 500, and the Country Music Awards.
By Cristina Daglas