| Sep 22, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Last week: Last week we saw Tri-Rail release numbers showing that the Boca Raton Station on Yamato Road is the busiest of the 17 Tri-Rail stations in the tri-county region. The location’s proximity to Florida Atlantic University and the various...
| Sep 16, 2013
Q: When the new Interstate 595 reversible express lanes open early next year, will the present I-595 handle all the extra traffic when express lane drivers merge back? Or are we going to see major traffic jams?
Barry Broderson, Davie
A: Eastbound I-...
| Sep 23, 2013
Q: Why are there gates on Interstate 595 near Nob Hill and Hiatus roads? I thought gates for the new reversible express lanes would be located at the start and end of the lanes, not in the middle of I-595. Also, will the new toll gantry on I-595 near...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 3:37 PM
State Attorney Jeff Ashton intends to investigate a complaint that three board members of Orlando's road-building agency may have broken the law by privately plotting to oust Executive Director Max Crumit from the job he held for nearly two years.
| Sep 6, 2013
| 7:39 AM
Harsh words are flying at Orlando’s main road-building agency.
Two days after being accused of violating Florida’s Government in the Sunshine law, board member Marco Pena said in a three-page memo that he is being unfairly maligned for...
| Sep 5, 2013
The SunRail line won’t start running until next May, but in the meantime, Winter Park is gearing up for the arrival of those trains – and the passengers expected to come with it.
With a station now being built at 148 W. Morse Boulevard in...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 1:56 PM
So much for the idea that red-light cameras are all about safety.
A recent change to state law gives new credence to the biggest slam against the tiny electronic spies perched above hundreds of Central Florida intersections — that they're all...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 1:10 PM
If you're mad about paying high tolls, you should be furious about the politics brewing at the expressway authority.
Political appointees orchestrated a coup last week, ousting its executive director,who had actually cleaned up the scandal- and...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 1:13 PM
Xavier Beitia couldn’t hold back the tears.
He joined a growing list of Florida State kickers cursing their luck.
Beitia missed two of the five last-minute kicks that cost FSU games against Miami.
"I don’t know of any rivalry in the...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 4:00 PM
Q: At one time, a "no U-turn" sign was posted at the intersection of southbound Red Road and the entrance to southbound Florida's Turnpike. Without the sign, Red Road drivers make U-turns in conflict with drivers exiting the turnpike to go north on Red...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 9:15 AM
FORT LAUDERDALE - Get ready for a change of scenery and a slightly easier commute on U.S. 1 when some of the six new airport tunnels open — possibly within the next two months.
The real improvement will take place when all of them open, in about...