Today’s Headlines

  • Houston Planning Commission Approves Complete Streets Plan for Dunlavy (Houston Planning)
  • DART Considers Less Ridership for Second Downtown Line to Avoid Church Parking Lot (Morning News)
  • San Antonio and Austin In, Houston and Dallas Out in Bicycling Magazine Bike-Friendly Ranking
  • RECA Says Bureaucracy, Neighborhood Groups Blocking Affordable Housing (Austin Monitor)
  • TXDOT 290 Plan: Add Unnecessary SOV, Don’t Provide HOT Lanes for Transit (Houston Chron)
  • Living Car-Free in Houston for Nine Months Before Giving Up (Texas Monthly)
  • Is Houston Bus Reimagining Biggest Total Change in Recent U.S. History? (Houston Chron)
  • Density Bonus Affordable Housing Debate Ends With Four Units at Kylde Warren Park (Morning News)

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Dallas to Redesign Streets for Safety and Street Life to Keep AT&T Downtown (Morning News) Austin Adopts Ambitious Affordable Housing Goal and Sets Minimum Goal for Market Housing (Statesman) Urban Design Flaws Cause People to Make a Run For It Across I-35 Freeway (KEYE) Senator Don Huffines: Why It’s Appropriate to Allow Private Railroad to Use Eminent Domain […]

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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 […]