Today’s Headlines

  • Houston’s Energy Corridor Wants Circulator Bus to Connect Sub-Urban Neighborhoods (Katy Rancher)
  • Converting the Addicks Park and Ride From Parking Lot to Transit Oriented Development (Katy Rancher)
  • Rep. Joe Pickett Appointed Chair of House Select Committee on Transportation Planning (El Paso Times)
  • Texas Transportation Commission Taking Texas Another $1 Billion Deeper in Debt (Bond Buyer)
  • Bexar County Supports Lone Star Rail with $500,000 (San Antonio Current)
  • Driver Jumps Curb and Plows Onto Sidewalk, Killing 2 Women and Injuring 1 (LMTonline, More)
  • Man Driving Car Pepper Sprays Elderly Man on Walk After Telling Him to “Get off the Road” (KXAN)
  • 1,041 Texans Died in 2014 in Alcohol Related Crashes, But Tara Monroe Has a Barbie Jeep (Fox)

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Texas Trails and Active Transportation Conference Is a Week Away — Mayor Turner to Speak (BikeTexas) Private SH130 Toll Road With 85 MPH Limit Filing for Bankruptcy (Statesman, Tribune, WSJ) Vending Machine Dispensing Cars Now Under Construction on Houston’s Katy Freeway (Swamplot) In Dispute With Dallas, City of Fort Worth Denies Possibility of Vertical Growth (D Magazine) You Can Rent a Bike for […]

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