Today’s Headlines

  • Downtown Houston Hotel Plans to Tear Down Two 100-Yr-Old Buildings for Parking (Houston Chron)
  • Survey: How Is Austin’s New City Council Doing One Year In? (Austin Business Journal)
  • Thankfully Houston Metro Now Involved in Study for Connecting HSR to Downtown (Houston Chron)
  • Is It Wrong to Argue Austin Is Trading Women’s Safety for More Drunk Driving? (Houston Chron)
  • Newly Elected Louisiana Governor Promises Baton Rouge-New Orleans Light Rail (NOLA.com)
  • Fort Worth TEX Commuter Rail on Track With Union Pacific/Amtrak/DART (Progressive Railroading)
  • Wear: Making Sense of a Big Week in Central Texas Transportation (Austin American Statesman)
  • Port Arthur Might Fix Hotel Sabine, Rather Than Blowing Up 100-Yr-Old Bldg as Prop (Ledger-Enquirer)

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Reporter Does Not Understand Traffic Engineering, Offers Opinions (Austin American-Statesman) TXDOT Plan for Downtown Houston: Remove I45 Pierce Elevated Freeway!! (Houston Public Media) Also: Sink Combined I45 + I69 on East Side of Downtown & Cover With Park (Houston Chron) And: Add Unnecessary Single Occupant Vehicle Capacity to I45 North Corridor (Houston Chron) Trucking Industry Would Rather […]

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Bob Voelker: Density Bonuses Not the Silver Bullet to Fix Dallas Affordable Housing (D Magazine) City of Fort Worth Hopes to Get People Walking Until They Are 100 (Next City) Protesters Call for Houston to Require Affordable Housing For Downtown Living Initiative (Houston Chron) About 1000 Houston Homes in Floodplains Must Be Rebuilt to Floodplain Standards (Houston […]

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Useless, Destructive Sprawl Road Proposal for 36A Creeps Forward (Houston Chron) Dallas Very Slowly Moving Along on 2nd Downtown LRT Route, Maybe 2030-ish (Morning News) Ride of Silence All Over Texas Today to Honor Those Injured or Killed While Cycling TXDOT to Subsidize Driving Alone on 290, Increase Traffic, Deny Space for Transit (Houston Chron) Sprawl Road Not […]