New Texas highway project could be a boon for Dallas’ inland port and freight trucks
“After decades of planning and discussion, freight traffic could finally have an alternative highway loop around Dallas that saves them from bottlenecks along Interstate 35.”- According to the article in freightwaves.com and its author Noi Mahoney
“The Loop 9 project will add a connection between two interstates in south Dallas – I-35 East and I-45 East. Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins has made the project a priority since winning his seat in 2010.” – Mahoney also wrote in his article.
“Loop 9 will create good jobs and increase the tax base in southern Dallas County while moving many 18-wheelers off I-35 and I-20,” Jenkins tweeted July 12.
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Source and credits: freightwaves.com / Noi Mahoney / itrucker.com