| 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 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 7:54 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Two unions filed a lawsuit Thursday objecting to the state's attempt to side-step an agreement from 2009 to use federally certified union signal workers in the signal construction of the $1.6 billion SunRail commuter line.
| Jul 17, 2013
| 2:06 PM
The first Central Florida sighting of the SunRail commuter train — at least part of it — is only a few weeks away.
A rail car with all the official decals and splashes of yellow, blue and orange paint is about to depart the upstate New...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 4:49 PM
Declaring that Florida is not safe for pedestrians or bicyclists, Florida Department of Transportation Secretary Ananth Prasad said Tuesday that his department is changing its road design and engineering principals on the state's dangerous roads.
| Jul 20, 2013
| 9:52 AM
The easy part of improving Central Florida's most dangerous roads for pedestrians involves concrete — and officials say that time and money should bring the needed sidewalks, median islands, streetlights and crosswalks.
The tougher part:...