Today’s Headlines

  • Ten Vacant Buildings Have Been Fixed, Occupied in San Antonio Fee Program (Express-News)
  • Does “Keep Austin Weird” Mean Keep People Out? Wouldn’t That Be Un-Weird? (CityLab)
  • John Neely Bryan: Roads Do Not Make Cities Great (D Magazine)
  • 2,500 Miles of Roadway Missing Sidewalks in San Antonio (Rivard Report)
  • PBS Looks at Light Rail in Houston and Dallas (PBS Nightline Weekend)
  • Sub-Urban Opportunists Sling “Facts” at Light Rail, Ignore Car Subsidy (Houston Chron)
  • Austin’s CAPCOG Hiring Senior Planner (CNU)
  • City of Houston Planning Department Hiring Multiple Planners (COH)

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Houston Light Rail Was Running Two Cars at 3-4 Minute Headways for Super Bowl (Metro) Second Person Dies Riding a Bicycle on Houston Light Rail Tracks in Three Days (Houston Chron) TXDOT Heard from Disney Imagineers at Texas Transportation Forum (TXDOT) AMTRAK Confirms It’s Working on Austin-San Antonio Commuter Rail Study (TPR) …San Antonio Mayor […]

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Waco Long Range Transpo Plan Emphasizes Transit, Walking, Biking… And Widening I-35 (WacoTrib) Metro to Try Out Flex Zone Door-to-Door Service in Acres Homes Area (Houston Chron) San Antonio VIA Adding Bike Lids at Bus Stations (Texas Public Radio) Calgary Not Into Being Called “Houston of Canada,” Thinks It’s Doing Complete Streets Better (Next City) Houston Updating Its […]

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TXDOT Plans to Install Upper Deck of Managed Toll Lanes to West Loop 610 (Houston Chron) Houston Seen as Setting Example for Data-Driven Management of City Government (Governing) East Austin Case, Cited as Worst Example of Gentrification, Settled Confidentially (Austin Chron) San Antonio Has Made Strides in Bike Infrastructure, But Needs Leaps (SA Current) Denton Paying […]

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Survey: Only 23% of Dallas Residents Want to Build the Trinity Toll Road (Morning News) Two New Houston Light Rail Lines Will Run May 23 — Media Got to Take Pictures and Video Home Values Up More Than Bettencourt Bill Would Allow for All Areas Named in Chron Story Senate Bill: Give Up on Emissions Reductions, Spend on Roads (Austin Business Journal) Why Did Houston Metro Bother Building This Bus Shelter […]