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Conroe halts traffic light project

Conroe City Council postponed awarding a bid to install a traffic light on Longmire Road and Wedgewood Boulevard on Thursday after learning there was no traffic study to justify the project.Capital Projects and Transportation Director Tommy…

Who invented the traffic light?

Traffic lights were first used before the cars we most associate them with today even existed. Signal lights were used on railways in the 19th century – but the first patent for the three-light signal system wasn't granted until the 1920s.…