North Texas leaders are convinced that technology will be the answer to many of the region’s future traffic jams.
But which technologies will emerge as true options for Dallas-Fort Worth commuters of the future? Driver-less cars? Uber air taxis? High-speed rail? Hyperloop tubes?
Because today’s leaders can’t yet predict which of these transport modes will emerge as a traffic solution, they’re making plans for all of them.
“You are living in the greatest area of ground transportation opportunity, at any time,” Michael Morris, transportation director for the North Central Texas Council of Governments, told members of the Fort Worth Chamber during a recent mobility trends symposium.