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Fort Worth's new thoroughfare plan aims for more variety in street design

Fort Worth is launching a review of its master thoroughfare plan aimed at accommodating continued suburban growth and central city redevelopment with a greater variety of streets and more efficient traffic flow.

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On the rise: Kolache bakery stirs up Fort Worth breakfast scene

Investment bankers Wade Chappell and Greg Saltsman didn’t know anything about baking or how to make kolaches when they started their own kolache delivery business in Fort Worth. The two friends just loved eating the Czech pastries but couldn’t find a product they liked locally.

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Holt Hickman, businessman who helped preserve Stockyards, dies at 82

Longtime Fort Worth businessman, philanthropist and preservationist Holt Hickman died Nov. 15, 2014, at the age of 82.

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Fort Worth denies three building permits amid TCU overlay debate

City Council members will consider appeals on the three single-family permits Tuesday.

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Taking a RIDE: Fort Worth-based network saddles up for broadcast

As a media executive and owner of television studios, Michael Fletcher has been pitched some ideas before. Like the one from a local preacher who wanted to bust prostitutes and drug dealers – on air – and urge them to come to God.

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Public comment sought on proposed bus route, park-and-ride facility
A. Lee Graham

Reporter

The Fort Worth Transportation Authority (The T) is seeking public input on a proposed express bus route from far North Fort Worth to downtown, as well as a new north park-and-ride facility along the southbound service road of Interstate 35W between Golden Triangle Boulevard and Heritage Trace Parkway.

Two public meetings have been scheduled to explain details and hear public comment. The first meeting is set from noon to 1 p.m., Tuesday Jan. 28 at the Intermodal Transportation Center, 1001 Jones St. The second meeting occurs later that day from 7-8 p.m. at Heritage Church of Christ, 4201 Heritage Trace Parkway.

A public hearing is set for noon-1 p.m. Feb. 10 at the Intermodal Transportation Center.

Residents also may offer comment by calling 817-215-8793 or emailing The T at tweb@the-t.com.

lgraham@bizpress.net

 

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