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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Downtown Houston Got Its First “Don’t Block the Box” Sign (Christopher Andrews) Austin’s RideScout Bringing Back Failed Downtown Circulator Bus Route (KXAN) Not-for-Profit Hospital Joins Proposed Casino in Supporting Unhealthy Sprawl (Houston Chron) Georgetown Looking to Add Transit, Asking Teens What They Would Want (KXAN) Metro Votes “No” on MetroLift Outsourcing (Houston Chron) Inspectors Check North Texas Bridges for Earthquake […]

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Houston Creative Economy Jobs Grew 22% in Three Years (Houston Public Media) Energy Corridor Now Has a Woonerf (Houston Public Media) Adding Luxury Apartments in Midtown Dallas at Former Car Dealership Site (Morning News) TTC Removes Tolling from 281 in San Antonio Assuming Prop 7 Vote to Require Road Spending TTI Research Testing Variable Speed Limits Based […]