us 290 en Map: Are These Austin's Worst Intersections? <p></p><p>In Austin, it's a constant: Traffic.</p><p>There’s&nbsp;<a href="">recent statewide&nbsp;</a>and&nbsp;<a href="">local efforts</a>&nbsp;to mitigate congestion – which will take substantial investment and extensive construction. So despite proposals in the pipeline, traffic will continue to be a slow-going,&nbsp;<a href="">fast-growing problem</a>.</p><p>So, it got us wondering: What are the worst intersections in Austin?&nbsp;</p><p><iframe height="480" src="" width="580"></iframe></p><p> Wed, 23 Oct 2013 19:26:35 +0000 Andrew Weber 8999 at Map: Are These Austin's Worst Intersections? Bankruptcy Halts Construction on MoPac/US 290 Flyovers <p><iframe frameborder="0" height="350" marginheight="0" marginwidth="0" scrolling="no" src=";ll=30.2356,-97.824798&amp;spn=0.012977,0.018239&amp;z=15&amp;output=embed" width="425"></iframe><br /><em><small>Two flyover ramps were being constructed to complete <a href=";ll=30.2356,-97.824798&amp;spn=0.012977,0.018239&amp;z=15&amp;source=embed" style="color:#0000FF;text-align:left">this interchange</a> in southwest Austin.</small></em></p><p>Drivers looking forward to the completion of two flyover bridges linking MoPac and US 290 will have to wait a few extra months. The contractor building the bridges, Las Vegas-based Wiser Construction, has declared bankruptcy.</p><p>&ldquo;I think they just realized they were in over their head,&rdquo; <a href="">Texas Department of Transportation</a> spokesman John Hurt told KUT News. Mon, 18 Jul 2011 15:44:16 +0000 Nathan Bernier 1969 at