Transportation

Posted By Samantha Calimbahin on 2017 May 30 - 4:34pm

Local app-based delivery services PICKUP and Gozova move out of the startup phase and look toward growth.

Uber-style businesses are everywhere these days, reaching into industries like food and hospitality. The model is also making its way to delivery services through local companies like PICKUP and Gozova, both of which have launched and are looking to grow their Fort Worth footprints. PICKUP and...

Posted By Anonymous on 2016 May 17 - 4:32pm

T transportation plan provides path to efficient mobility.

By Michael Bennett Have you driven in Austin traffic? What about Houston? Not just at rush hour, but anytime? It’s a challenge, negatively impacts quality of life and results in enormous productivity loss. And the younger generations, those who will soon be leading our community and creating...

Posted By Paul Harral on 2015 Mar 20 - 4:44pm

Tarrant County missed the train in 1980 and is still struggling to catch up with the expansive system run by Dallas Area Rapid Transit.

You can build only so many highways and so many traffic lanes on those highways. But the people who move in don’t pay any attention to the problems they and their automobiles bring to the area. And the people are coming fast. The U.S. Census Bureau ranked Fort Worth as fastest growing in the...

Posted By Paul Harral on 2015 Mar 20 - 3:35pm

Led by expansion at Meacham International Airport, Fort Worth’s city airports are strong and growing.

From the first airplane to land in Fort Worth to today’s modern city airports, we’ve embraced aviation — and that has been good for us. On a windy Jan. 12, 1911, French pilot Roland G. Garros landed his Bleriot XL at the Fort Worth Driving Park, a racetrack near present-day...

Posted By Anonymous on 2015 Mar 20 - 3:18pm

A Look Into Fort Worth Area Roads and Highway Projects

| by Sean Chaffin | The Metroplex’s population shows no signs of slowing down. Census figures show that 534,694 people called Cowtown home in 2000. But with a robust Texas economy and high job gains in the area, that number has climbed to more than 792,000. With more people come more...

Posted By Anonymous on 2015 Mar 20 - 3:00pm

The Metroplex looks entirely different today than it did 50 years ago. This is most exemplified in Fort Worth’s infrastructure and the area’s approach to transportation and its efforts to accommodate a swiftly growing population. From locally shared ride operations, bike trails and...