| Aug 28, 2014
| 3:02 PM
Pompano Beach is looking to honor its history with a sculpture that pays homage to its original mail carriers.
A bronze Barefoot Mailman statue is in the works for the city's newly renovated Hillsboro Inlet bridge.
The bridge has received a series of...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 3:06 PM
Work is slated to begin next summer to widen a stretch of Pine Island Road from Nova Drive to State Road 84 in Davie.
The $9.4 million project, which will widen the road from four to six lanes, is scheduled to be done in six phases and take 22 months...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 12:28 PM
A plan to expand Tri-Rail service would deliver commuters smack in the center of downtowns from West Palm Beach to Miami.
A proposed Tri-Rail service, called the "Coastal Link," would use the train tracks running through coastal downtown communities...
| Aug 25, 2014
Q: Can you help explain why the HOV lane hours on Interstate 95 are only from 7 to 9 a.m. and from 4 to 6 p.m. With longer work hours and longer commutes in South Florida, it makes sense to extend the hours. In other metro areas around the country, the...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 10:27 PM
Almost a decade after Broward County's traffic signals were battered and broken by Hurricane Wilma, about half are still held up by wires. And it won't change any time soon.
The county is upgrading about seven to 10 intersections a year with the sturdier...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 1:35 PM
A Coca-Cola tractor trailer jackknifed Friday afternoon, causing major delays in the southbound lanes of Interstate 95 in Broward.
The accident happened at 3:15 p.m. just north of Sheridan Street, according to the Florida Department of Transportation...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 8:19 AM
The first opportunity that motorists traveling east on Interstate 4 have to enter Winter Park, Amy Bradbury noted, is from he exit at Fairbanks Avenue. That means this commercial corridor is often the first impression that people have of the city when...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 7:56 AM
The arrival of SunRail has been hailed by Winter Park’s businesses and political leaders as a real boon to the city’s economy, bringing newcomers to the city and making the Winter Park train station the number one stop along the route.
| Aug 9, 2014
People who rely on public transportation to get to work and school need buses that run on time.
To make sure that happens, Palm Beach County will soon try out a system that keeps traffic signals green for buses long enough for them to get through an...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 3:04 PM
SunRail's black-shirted platform agents - ambassadors as they're called - may not be around much longer.
One of the agents told me last week that their jobs were ending shortly. Possibly by the end of next week. The agent pointed at a painted warning on...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 12:37 PM
It’s been an encouraging sign for the Florida Department of Transportation that they’re already getting the number of riders needed by the end of 2014 to make SunRail a success.
In Winter Park, though, there’s another optimistic sign:...