Posted on: February 21, 2018

In The News: Driverless Vehicles Hit the Road in Texas

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The push towards autonomous vehicles is strong in the Lone Star State, home of the Texas AV Proving Grounds Partnership.

If you think your car will be driving you anytime in the near future, think again.

Known as driverless or self-driving vehicles, autonom...

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

In The News: Bryan to Pursue Quiet Zone

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The Bryan City Council gave consensus to move full steam ahead on implementing a downtown quiet zone, which could be established by summer 2020.

During a workshop discussion Tuesday, council members unanimously agreed that they favor an accelerated funding...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

In The News: Consultants Unveil 'Outside the Box' Concepts for University Drive

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Bridges, underpasses and even park space between the Texas A&M campus and Northgate are among the concepts that consultants have come up with to improve pedestrian and bicycle connectivity and safety along University Drive.

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Posted on: February 4, 2018

In The News: Damaged Road Could Cost Brazos County $1.2M

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The repair of a road damaged by Hurricane Harvey could cost the county more than $1 million, Brazos County Judge Duane Peters said.  Peters said Friday it could cost the county around $1.2 million to fix the portion of McAllester Lane, located of...

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Posted on: January 19, 2018

In The News: Dallas-Houston Bullet Train

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The private company behind the Dallas-Houston bullet train project released new details Thursday on the passenger station it plans to build in Grimes County.

Source:  The Eagle, 1/19/2018

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Posted on: January 19, 2018

In The News: Setting a High Bar

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Hundreds of guests, university officials and construction workers gathered at The Texas A&M University System's RELLIS Campus on Thursday afternoon to celebrate the last beam being placed in the future headquarters of the Texas A&M Transportation ...

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Posted on: January 14, 2018

In The News: TxDOT to Unveil Plan for TX 249 at January 25th Meeting

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The Texas Department of Transportation will unveil the undated plan for Texas 249 from F.M. 1774 to Texas 105 in Grimes County at an open-house format meeting on Jan. 25.

Source:  The Eagle, 1/14/2018

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Posted on: January 13, 2018

In The News: City Project to Improve William J. Bryan Parkway Design

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The portion of William J. Bryan Parkway from Texas Avenue to Texas 6 passes through a blend of different properties, including residential and commercial uses and Sue Haswell Memorial Park. As the corridor continues to grow, the city of Bryan is studying ...

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Posted on: January 9, 2018

In The News: Construction Temporarily Closes Sims Avenue in Bryan

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The city of Bryan will close Sims Avenue for waterline construction between West William Joel Bryan Parkway and West 27th Street beginning Tuesday.

Source:  The Eagle, 1/09/2018

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Posted on: January 6, 2018

In The News: Bryan City Project to Resume Soom

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Frontier Communications has started work to relocate its aerial utilities around CHI St. Joseph Hospital into underground conduits, a task that has stalled progress on a city intersection improvement project in the area.

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Posted on: January 3, 2018

In The News: Major Road Work in College Station Starts Soon

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Construction is expected to begin soon on major intersection improvements at Greens Prairie and Arrington roads in College Station.

The project will add new travel lanes, median improvements and a traffic signal at the busy intersection, near where several...

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Posted on: December 10, 2017

In The News: Federal report supports bullet train with stop between College Station and Huntsville

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GRIMES COUNTY, Tex. (KBTX)- Federal officials narrowed the possible paths for a Dallas-Houston bullet train down to one likely route Friday, providing an unknown number of rural Texans the most definitive answer so far as to whether their land will be in...

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Posted on: December 10, 2017

In The News: Report proposes short-term, long-term changes to F.M. 2818

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A report accepted by the Bryan/College Station Metropolitan Planning Organization this week identifies many interim and long-term projects to improve the F.M. 2818 corridor. 

Increasing supply, decreasing demand and improving traffic flow and safe...

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Posted on: December 10, 2017

In The News: College Station making changes to FM 2818 corridor to address traffic

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COLLEGE STATION, Tex. (KBTX) - College Station is working on traffic changes along the FM 2818 corridor as the city continues to grow in that direction.

The city is doing several things to relieve congestion.

The area along FM 2818 is booming in College Sta...

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Posted on: December 15, 2017

In The News: Pedestrian Project OK'd for University

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The College Station City Council unanimously approved a $6 million construction contract Thursday for pedestrian improvements to University Drive. 

The second phase of improvements to the notoriously busy and hazardous roadway will focus on the st...

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Posted on: November 18, 2017

In The News: Taking a Toll on Texans' Wallets

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Angela Dean spends at least $200 a month to cover after-school care for her 5-year-old son.  Getting back and forth to work - and making sure she picks him up in time - costs another $200 just in tolls.

Source:  The Eagle, 11/18/2017

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Posted on: November 14, 2017

In The News: TxDOT unveils plans to widen FM 2818 in College Station

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COLLEGE STATION, Tex. (KBTX) - The Texas Department of Transportation held an open house Tuesday to get feedback from residents who live around FM 2818 about a new project that would alleviate traffic congestion during rush hour.

The department's proposed ...

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Posted on: September 19, 2017

In The News: Symposium Brings Experts to Texas A&M to Discuss Infrastructure Issues

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Streamlining the regulatory process, encouraging innovation and making  sure the public understands the importance of a given project must be  priorities if the U.S. is going to try to resolve its infrastructure  problems, accor...

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Posted on: September 19, 2017

In The News: House Committee Chair Says US Must Explore All Options to Improve Infrastructure

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As the conversation around U.S. infrastructure increasingly turns to the  dire need for new and innovative methods, leaders from across the  nation gathered Monday at Texas A&M to discuss creating more  efficient and cost-ef...

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Posted on: September 9, 2017

In The News: Bryan-College Station Prepares for Game Day Traffic

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As Bryan-College Station prepares for the first Aggie Football game day  of the 2017 season, local traffic officials said they will be working to  prioritize the well-being of pedestrians and getting people to and from  Kyle Fie...

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Posted on: September 7, 2017

In The News: B-CS MPO Approves Interstate 14 Resolution

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The Bryan College Station Metropolitan Planning Organization unanimously passed a resolution Wednesday in support of the Interstate 14 Corridor in the Brazos Valley.

Source:  The Eagle, 9/7/2017

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Posted on: September 7, 2017

In The News: Aggie Road Hymn

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A new tradition? Hullabaloo rumble strips get permanent home on George Bush Drive.  

There are several local iconic landmarks that have special significance  to Aggies -- Kyle Field, the Memorial Student Center and The Dixie  Chi...

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Posted on: September 7, 2017

In The News: Plans Moving Forward to Bring Interstate 14 to Brazos Valley

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On Wednesday the Bryan-College Station Metropolitan Planning  Organization and Brazos Valley Council of Governments teamed up for a  resolution supporting the new Interstate 14..

Source:  KBTX, 9/07/2017

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Posted on: August 24, 2017

In The News: Project Looks to Bring Autonomous Shuttles to Texas A&M Campus

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About 100 students and families  passing by Kyle Field for Howdy Week have taken a ride on a self-driving  vehicle prototype that has whisked passengers toward the Memorial  Student Center, along sidewalks and around in a circle...

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