Today’s Headlines

  • Houston Will Have Two More Light Rail Lines Running as of 4:18 a.m. Tomorrow (Christof Spieler)
  • Conference Committee Removes Anti-High Speed Rail Language From Budget (WFAA)
  • 60% of Drivers Text While Driving According to Survey (Morning News)
  • New School Speed Limit Signs in Denison Only Lower Speed to 35 mph (KXII)
  • TXDOT Planning to Re-stripe I-10 West to Add Another Lane by Narrowing All Lanes (ABC13)
  • Unless Lege Acts, TXDOT Design-Build Experiment Becomes Unrestricted in August (Texas Tribune)

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TXDOT Adding a Lane on Each Side of Katy Freeway by Restriping Direct Connections (Houston Chron) Construction Beginning on Private Toll Road in the Middle of 288 in Houston (ABC13) TTI Poll Results: Investing Vastly More in Driving Than Transit Doesn’t Yield Good Transit (Houston Chron) Austin City Council Asks for Capital Metro to Waste Money on Parking, Help […]

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TXDOT‘s 2015 “Texas Motor Vehicle” Stats: VMT Up, Traffic Deaths Steady at 3,531 Also: 550 Pedestrian Deaths, a 12.7% Increase from 2014 (TXDOT) Whether or Not TNC Drivers are Employees Is Now a #TXLege Issue for 2017 (Quorum Report) Driver Who Killed Elizabeth Lezama, 23, Still on the Loose in Houston (ABC13) Sun Metro Seeing Increase in Transit Use as […]

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Austin Transit Advocates Seek Bond Election for the Good Light Rail Plan in November (Statesman) Anti-Rail Transit TPPF Board Members Electioneering Against Republican House Leaders (Quorum) Does the Buck Stop Anywhere in Dallas City Manager/Weak Mayor System? (Morning News) TXDOT Signs I-10 Charter With NM, CA, AZ. Does It mean Truck/Auto Separation in Houston? (@ArizonaDOT) SA Mayor Taylor Opposes Larger […]

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City of Austin Takes to the Airwaves to Publicize Goal of Zero Deaths by 2025 City of Belton Installing Traffic Circle for Safety and Traffic Flow Benefits (KXXV) There Are Three High-Speed Rail Related Bills on Governor Abbott’s Desk (TTI) Capital Metro Signs New Contract With HNTB for General Planning Services (Monitor) TXDOT Decides Not […]