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Gas savings: The cheapest station in Mckinney

(MCKINNEY, TX) According to Mckinney gas price data, you could be saving up to $0.40 per gallon on gas. On Saturday the cheapest gallon of unleaded regular in the area was at Sam's Club at 1670 W University Dr. Regular there was listed at $2.59 per gallon Wednesday, compared to $2.99 at Exxon at 202 N Central Expy, which GasBuddy clocked as the most expensive station in the area.
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Where's the cheapest gas in Dallas?

(DALLAS, TX) Depending on where you fill up in Dallas, you could be saving up to $1.14 per gallon on gas. According to a survey by GasBuddy, 7-Eleven at 3600 S Lancaster Rd was the cheapest station in the area, with regular listed at $2.45 per gallon at the pumps Wednesday. That was compared to Shell at 4455 Lovers Ln, where a gallon of regular was selling for $3.59.
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Grapevine North Pole Express Tickets Go On Sale Tuesday

Make Lasting Memories With Grapevine North Pole Express. Experience the magic of Christmas on a train ride hosted by Mrs. Claus on board the beautifully decorated Grapevine Vintage Railroad’s North Pole Express, presented by Great Wolf Lodge and Trinity Metro TEXRail. Put on your best Christmas pajamas and join Mrs. Claus as she picks up Santa and brings him to the Christmas Capital of Texas®.

No-go on Preston Road gas station in Celina

A proposal for a gas station in Celina will no longer be considered, a Tuesday meeting revealed. Tuesday’s Celina Planning and Zoning Commission meeting was slated to include consideration for a requested specific use permit to operate a gas station at the intersection of Preston Road and Punk Carter Parkway.

Trinity Railway Express providing convenient service to the State Fair

Trinity Railway Express (TRE) will operate special weekend schedules during the 2021 State Fair of Texas. The fair is open from Friday, Sept. 24, through Sunday, Oct. 17. TRE passengers with regional tickets can easily transfer to the Green Line at Victory Station in Dallas. The fairgrounds are connected to two DART Rail Green Line stations — Fair Park, located on Parry Avenue at the entrance to the fairgrounds, and MLK Jr., located south of R.B. Cullum Blvd. and convenient to the Gate 6 entrance and the Cotton Bowl Stadium.
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Construction Closures Beginning Thursday in Arlington & Irving

There are several construction closures you need to know about beginning Thursday. In Arlington, the eastbound Interstate 20 ramp to northbound Texas 360 will be closed from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday for construction. In Irving, Texas 183 will close in both directions from Spur 482 to Maryland Drive...

State Fair Begins Today; DART Announces Related Schedule Changes

To better accommodate visitors to the State Fair of Texas, which began today and continues through Oct. 17, Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) has announced the following schedule changes that started earlier this week:. Extra Green Line trains will run on a loop between downtown Dallas and Fair Park approximately...

18-wheeler closes WB I-30 in Rowlett

An overturned 18-wheeler shut down all of westbound I-30 and all but one lane of Eastbound I-30 at Dalrock Road on Wednesday. The truck hit the concrete divider and pushed it into the eastbound lanes. “We're working on getting some of those lanes open,” Rowlett Assistant Fire Chief Burney Baskett...
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Drivers in Irving should expect major delays this week on State Highway 183

A stretch of State Highway 183 through Irving will close this week for construction of a bridge deck. Drivers should expect delays and seek alternate routes if possible, according to the Texas Department of Transportation. Crews will close both east- and westbound State Highway 183, from State Loop 12 to...

Irving Gets 2021 Road To The Future Progress Report On Road Maintenance Projects

Members of City Council's Transportation and Natural Resources Committee heard an update on Sept. 2 from the Traffic and Transportation Department, Street Division, regarding the annual Summer Asphalt Overlay Program, as part of the Road to the Future program that started in 2017. Currently, Irving has approximately 798 centerline miles of roadway in the city. This is similar to a two-lane road from Irving to Nashville, Tennessee. The results shown below illustrate the positive impact this program is accomplishing to address the roadway maintenance needs of the city.

Allen ISD bus driver shortage and GPS outage causes bus route delays

Allen ISD’s bus route delays stemming from an ongoing transportation worker shortage were worsened Monday when a district-wide network outage affected its GPS routing software. The outage caused three bus routes to experience a 20-25 minute delay, district officials confirmed. “I think they’re still finalizing a few things, so we...

DART Now Accepting Contactless Payment

Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) has added payment via contactless credit card and debit card for all bus, light rail and Dallas Streetcar service, expanding touch-free payment options (other touch-free options already in place include the GoPass® mobile app and GoPass® Tap card). In addition to ease and convenience, DART’s...