Today’s Headlines

  • South Main in Fort Worth Getting $8.6 Million of Complete Streets Treatment (Star-Telegram)
  • “The Woodlands Is Uniting Against Urban Sprawl” to Defeat New Roads Bond Proposal (KHOU)
  • Texas Advocates Celebrating 25 Year Anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act (Texas Tribune)
  • Six Months After Promising Bids Reform, Nothing Yet from Dallas County Commissioners (Morning News)
  • Houston General Plan Website Now Accepting Comments on Draft Vision and Goals (Swamplot)
  • Uber Spending $700,000 on Lobbying This Texas Legislative Session (Houston Chron)
  • San Antonio Bike-Share Growing From 55 to 75 Stations by Summer (The Ranger)
  • Texas Needs More Grids, Not Highways (D Magazine)

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