How Certain Structures and Equipment Can Make Roads Safer

Unless you work in the transportation or road construction industries, chances are, you don’t give much thought in your daily life to traffic calming methods. As their name implies, traffic calming methods are techniques used to reduce traffic speeds (and the practice of “cutting through” private streets) in order to decrease the risk of accidents and promote better safety for …

City of Grand Prairie: Traffic Signal Box Art Project

What an awesome achievement for Grand Prairie Independent School District 8th grader Sydney Merlau, daughter of Chelle Meyers Merlau! Her “Take Flight” artwork, which celebrates monarch butterflies and the annual Flight of the Monarch Festival hosted by the Grand Prairie Parks, Arts & Recreation Department was one of the 20 commissions for the City of Grand Prairie – Municipal Government Traffic Signal Box Public Art Project. Sharon …

Driverless car service Coming to North Texas this summer

A California-based tech company is partnering with local authorities in the region to bring the self-driving vehicle service to area residents The city of Frisco in the North Texas region is reportedly set to get the nation’s first self-driving car service. The service will first be accessible in July for roughly 10,000 employees working in a cluster of corporate offices located less than …