Today’s Headlines

  • TX Dept of “Transportation” Spends >95% of $12B Annual Budget on Highways (Morning News)
  • SA Express-News Believes the Problem With Texas Transportation Is Lack of Road Spending
  • Does Growing Population Mean Increasing Council Seats in San Antonio? (Rivard Report)
  • Petition Asks Bexar County DA to Charge Person Who Killed While Texting and Driving
  • Early Voting Starts Today in Texas — FYI, Prop 7 Won’t Fix Transportation Issues
  • Houston Comprehensive Bike Plan Could Be Finalized This Spring (HoustonPublic Media)
  • Tour Houston Urbanism and Nature by Bike With Your Headline Writer Tuesday

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Montgomery Officials Think Correct Response to Loss at Polls Is Another Road Bond (KUHF) … But Voters of Montgomery County Want Balanced Transportation Plans (Houston Chron) Klyde Warren Park Only Has 15 Bike Parking Spots, Issues Bike Parking Ticket (Dallas Observer) Community Leader Fighting City Attempt to Take Soccer Fields (Dallas Observer) Somebody Please Buy This $3M Dallas […]

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After Activists Rally at City Hall, Mayor Turner Says We Will Get the Bike Plan Done (Houston Chron, ABC13) Austin Legislative Agenda Calls for Safe Routes to Schools Funding and Local Options Transportation Funding Houston Legislative Agenda Calls for Balance in Transportation Funding Austin ISD Board Members Support Proposed Safe Routes to Schools Funding (KUT) DART […]

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Brownsville Traded One Car Parking Spot for Fourteen for Bikes in First Bike Corral (Brownsville Herald) Transportation Commission Approves $1.7 Billion Mostly for New Roads (Austin Business Journal) North Texas Lawmakers File Nine Bills Attempting to Rein in Toll Roads (Morning News) TXDOT, Brazoria County Choose Private Company for 52-Year Toll Road Deal on 288 (Houston […]

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Austin Sees Fewer Crashes, More People on Bikes, in 15 Years of Road Diets (Community Impact) The Early Days of Houston’s Strategy to Induce Sprawl Through Road Spending (Houston Chron) $3.6 Million Sound Wall Will Reduce Noise Along Freeway By 5 to 8 Decibels (Morning News) Midland Odessa MPO Still Planning Based on 2002 Traffic Study (OAOnline) TXDOT Proposing […]

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Jordin Barrett, 8, Dies After Being Ejected Into Floodwaters in Car Crash (Morning News) Turns Out, 100-Year Flood Would Mean Trinity Toll Road Would Be Underwater (Dallas Observer) Bicycling San Antonians Will Ride2Vote on June 4 to Show Strength for Mayoral Election Texas Democrats and Republicans Think Transportation Means Funding Roads. (Quorum Report) …You Get to Vote Against Their […]

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Biden: Dallas-Houston HSR the Beginning of New Transportation Era in America (Morning News) House Republicans Want to Raid Federal Reserve to Pay for Transportation (American Conservative) Biden Applauds Spending on Ped/Bike Trails and Light Rail Connections in Houston (Chron) Funding Discussion for Lone Star Rail Postposed Until 2016 (Rivard Report) TAPS Public Transit to Lay Off […]