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 …

Work Zone Safety Awareness Week

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Work Zone Safety Awareness Week

In recognition of National Work Zone Awareness Week, April 9-13, 2018 we would like to remind Texas drivers that every day needs caution when driving through work zones. As the state’s population continues to rise, which means more than 2,500 active TxDOT work zones can be active at any given time. Reported in 2017 were 27,148 work zone crashes in …