Today’s Headlines

  • New TTC Chair Wants to Grapple With Density, But Continues Building New Roads (Houston Chronicle)
  • Houghton’s 4 Years as Chair, 11 on TTC, Left El Paso Traffic Horrible; Suggests More of Same (El Paso Inc)
  • Rains Wash Out Emergency Pothole Patches in Dallas, Thus New Patch Emergency (Morning News)
  • Legislature May Waive Tolls for Trucks to Use Toll Road Built to Allow Trucks to Bypass Austin (Land Line Mag)
  • Legislators Seeks to Give Up on Tolling Toll Roads Straight Up and Revert to Fully Subsidized Driving (KVIA)
  • Anti-High Speed Rail Socialists Claim to be Working With Southwest; Airline Calls That Misleading (CityLab)
  • Riverwalk-Oriented Development Happening Just Outside Downtown San Antonio (Rivard Report)
  • Not A Lot of People Voted Early in Dallas and San Antonio Local Elections — Election Day: Sat, May 9

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Dallas Morning News Claims General Agreement That LBJ East Needs to Go From 8 to 14 Lanes Voting Yes on Prop 7 Means Public Subsidy of SOV Projects Instead of Tolls (Morning News) Former TTC Chair on Boards of Corporations Building Toll Roads for TTC (Star-Telegram) Dallas Staff Believe Council May Finally Adopt Complete Streets Code Soon (Morning News) Dallas On the Housing First […]

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New TTI Brochure Claims Added Road Capacity Can Reduce Congestion, Ignores Induced Congestion Hit-and-Run Truck Driver Killed Pedestrian in El Paso Saturday Night (El Paso Proud) Traffic Fatalities in El Paso 41% Higher Than This Time Last Year (El Paso Times) Austin Transportation Officials Blame Distracted Drivers for Failing to Trigger Traffic Signals (KUT) Mayor Adler Explains […]

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Mayor Turner Signals Big Changes Could Be Coming for Affordable Housing Policy (Houston Chron) CAMPO Vote Sets Up Death of Lone Star Rail, With One Last Try at UP Railroad Deal (BizJournals) …AAMPO Declines to Fund Lone Star Rail (Express News) City of Houston 311 Emergency Heat Plan Will Drive You to a Library to Cool […]

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Texas Sculptor Jesús Moroles Dies in Car Crash on I-35 (Dallas Morning News) City of Austin Issues Complete Streets Policy Update One Year Into the Work Dallas Council Has 1,700-Page Agenda on Final Meeting with Outgoing Members (Morning News) Two of Three Council Candidates Supported by Anti-Toll Road Kingston Won Seats (Morning News) Tropical Storm Mr. Bill Meant Various Wrecks All […]