Recent Press Releases

NCTCOG Requests Online Input on Transportation Projects Beginning Nov. 9

Comments on infrastructure program, other initiatives accepted for 30 days

NCTCOG Welcomes Public Input on Bike-Ped Trail Funding

Comments on Cotton Belt Trail, other planning efforts accepted online through Nov. 10

Dallas-Fort Worth Bicycle-Pedestrian Projects Awarded $23.5 million

Projects will improve safety and access to schools and major employment centers

Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson Joins North Texans to Celebrate Electric Vehicles at Virtual Event

The National Drive Electric Week Event, in the Form of a Webinar, Will Explore the Growing EV Scene in Texas  

NCTCOG to Discuss High-Speed Transportation Study Virtually

Residents encouraged to participate in discussion of potential new regional transportation options

North Texans Invited to Comment on Transportation Funding Programs Beginning Sept. 8

Public input on transit, freight, other initiatives accepted online

NCTCOG Requests Online Input on Transportation Planning Initiatives

Comments accepted online through September 9

Clean Air Action Day to Embrace Social Distancing Aug. 5

Telecommuting among ways residents can pursue clean air during pandemic

NCTCOG Receives Regional SolSmart Designation for Solar Energy Advances in the DFW Region

National organization recognizes NCTCOG for solar achievements

Johnson County Judge Harmon Elected to Lead Regional Transportation Council

Dallas County’s Daniel, Fort Worth’s Zadeh also named officers

NCTCOG to Provide Update on COVID-19, Funding Initiatives

Public comments accepted online through July 7  

Census Participation Crucial to Disbursement of Transportation, Health Funding

Residents encouraged to answer questionnaire online

NCTCOG Requests Input on Funding Initiatives

Comments accepted online through May 12

NCTCOG Requests Input on Funding Initiatives

Comments accepted online through June 9

NCTCOG Requests Input on Funding Initiatives at Public Meeting

Collin Creek development, Fort Worth bridges to be discussed March 9  

Relaunched Ride-Matching Program Offers More Functionality

Improvements to Try Parking It make it easier to find ride matches, track commutes

Transit Agencies to Begin Surveys to Gauge Demand, Meet Needs

Region's bus, rail riders asked to provide input to improve system

Want to Learn More About How Drones Can Help You?

Workshop will help owners navigate rules, safely fly emerging class of aircraft

NCTCOG Accepting Online Input on Transportation Initiatives

North Texans invited to comment on Unified Planning Work Program, HB 2840  

GoCarma Technology App Provides Simpler Way to Qualify for HOV Discount

TEXpress users to switch smartphone apps beginning Jan. 24 at 6:30 p.m.

DFW Fleets Recognized for Actions to Improve Air Quality

Recipients contributed to regional savings of over 23 million gallons in 2018

NCTCOG Welcomes Online Comments Beginning Dec. 9

Opportunity to provide input on transportation projects extends 30 days  

RTC to Honor Traffic Incident Instructors, Patrol Staff

North Texas program trains first responders, managers to keep traffic moving efficiently

Public to Receive Hyperloop Update Nov. 11

NCTCOG to also highlight bicycle video series, alternative fuel corridor

Is Your Engine Light On? NCTCOG Clinics Could Tell You Why

NCTCOG partnering with local auto repair shops to sponsor October tutorials

N. Texans Invited to Comment on Transportation, AQ Programs

Public meeting to focus on funding, school coordination Oct. 14 

Students Encouraged to Walk to School on Oct. 2

Schools across the region to participate in annual celebration of active transportation 

Get an Up-Close Look at Electric Vehicles Sept. 21

Learn about exciting technology from vehicle owners at North Irving Transit Center    

NCTCOG to Open Online Input Opportunity September 9

Comments accepted on transportation, air quality topics through October 8  

Students Encouraged to Walk to School on Oct. 2

Join students across the region in annual celebration of active transportation

Virgin Hyperloop One National Roadshow Offers Students Hands-On Look at Tomorrow’s Transportation

Principles driving futuristic technology to be on display at AT&T Stadium  

Public Hearing Seeks Input on Truck Restrictions

TxDOT considering change to help regional mobility, safety

NCTCOG to Open Online Input Opportunity July 15

Comments accepted on transportation, air quality topics through August 28

Take Action to Improve Air Quality on June 21

Clean Air Action Day allows individuals, businesses, governments to make an impact

Denton County Judge Andy Eads Elected Chair of RTC

Johnson County Judge Harmon, Dallas County’s Daniel also named officers

Survey: Help Make North Texas Safer for Pedestrians

Two participants will each win a $100 cash card

NCTCOG to Present Pedestrian Safety Overview at Public Meeting

/New Disadvantaged Business Enterprise goals to also be discussed June 10  

Public to Hear Planning, Active Transportation Updates May 13

Region allocated $8M for bicycle-pedestrian improvements

National Experts to Speak at April 26 Clean Fuels Workshop in Dallas

Event will help public, private sectors adopt cleaner technologies

Mayors to be Recognized for Collaboration on Regional Trail

53-mile continuous trail to link downtown Fort Worth to downtown Dallas  

Public to Hear Long-Range Planning Updates April 8

Region’s Congestion Management Process being updated 

Regional Agreement Moves US 75 Forward

HOV lanes will primarily become general purpose lanes

Public to Receive Funding, AQ Updates March 11

NCTCOG to provide information on AirCheckTexas deadline

Financial Assistance for Vehicle Repair or Replacement Winding Down

Last day to apply for repair or replacement support through the AirCheckTexas Program is April 8

Public to Receive Transit, Volkswagen Settlement Updates

NCTCOG to provide information on high-speed rail, other projects  

NCTCOG Seeks Public Input on Work Program Modifications

Online comment period begins Jan. 14  

Teamwork Helps Region Meet Transportation Challenges Despite Historic Growth

Funding tools provided by Legislature help keep region moving

DFW Transportation-AQ Balance Gets Federal Approval

Mobility 2045 plan to improve transportation system may proceed 

NCTCOG to Present Projects Eligible for Funding Opportunities

Staff to pursue public input at meeting on Nov. 13

Road Rally to Celebrate Benefits of Natural Gas Vehicles

2 events scheduled for Dallas-Fort Worth region as part of coast-to-coast tour

RTC Approves $36.74M for Key Bike-Pedestrian Connections

Fort Worth-to-Dallas, Cotton Belt trails have been in regional plan since 1996

NCTCOG to Present Future Performance Measures in October

Staff seeks public input on various transportation updates

Survey: North Texans Want More Dedicated Bike Lanes

Residents also desire more bicycle-friendly streets

RTC Highlights DFW Clean Cities Fleet Winners

Recipients contributed to regional savings of over 23 million gallons in 2017

Employee Transportation Champions Crowned

Award recognizes commitment to promoting, advancing commuter option

NCTCOG to Discuss Bicycle Connections, Transit in September

Public meetings on regional transportation topics begin Sept. 10

Experience the Future of Electric Vehicles Sept. 8

Learn about EVs by talking with experts, vehicle owners at Grapevine Mills

NCTCOG Seeks Input on Update to 10-Year Plan

The plan, which identifies major projects to be implemented in Dallas-Fort Worth, will be presented at a public meeting on July 23 at the Arlington offices of the North Central Texas Council of Governments.   

OFFICIALS CONFIRM HYPERLOOP AS TECHNOLOGY OPTION FOR DALLAS-ARLINGTON-FT. WORTH HIGH SPEED CORRIDOR

Following Visits to the Virgin Hyperloop One Test Site in the Nevada Desert and its California Innovation Campus, the Dallas-Ft. Worth Regional Transportation Council Announces Intention to Evaluate Hyperloop Technology in Dallas-Arlington-Ft. Worth Project’s Environmental Impact Study

Commit to 1 Action to Improve Air Quality June 22

Clean Air Action Day allows individuals, businesses, governments to make an impact

NCTCOG to Host Environmental Stewardship Networking Event

Business leaders, nonprofits to discuss addressing challenges

Commit to 1 Action to Improve Air Quality on June 22

Clean Air Action Day allows individuals, businesses, governments to make an impact