Today’s Headlines

  • Dallas’s $40 Million Band-Aid May Keep Streets From Getting Worse, But Won’t Design Them Better (Morning News)
  • Smart Growth, Making Streets Safe For Active Living on List of Priorities for San Antonio Council Member Shirley Gonzalez in 2016 (Rivard Report)
  • Real Estate Economist on Why Living in Mixed-Use Projects Is Taking Off in Houston (HBJ)
  • SA River Drained: Good Time to Go For a Riverwalk and Hunt for Treasure (Morning News)
  • Major U.S. DOT Study Emphasizes Need For More Transit, Biking, Walking (MobilityLab)
  • Austin Energy Chief Says Apartments Should Get a New Utility Rate Since They Are Cheaper to Service Than Single Family Homes (Statesman)
  • Aldine ISD School Bus Involved in Crash With Two Other Vehicles in North Harris County (Click2Houston)
  • Austin Taxi Drivers Join Cooperation Texas to Form Unionized, Worker-Owned Taxi Co-op to Make Industry Just and Sustainable
  • Awesome Graph Shows Success of METRO’s New Bus Network (@Christofspieler)

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