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HGAC Transportation Policy Council Asks TXDOT to Spend $3B on I-45 Downtown Loop (HGAC) Can Texas Central Really Raise $12 Billion for High-Speed Rail From Private Investors? (Tribune) Transit Ridership Plummeting in Austin, While Houston Growth Is 2nd Best in Nation (Purgatorian) Capital Metro Board Approaching Final Vote on Connections 2025 Plan (Monitor) Does DFW Area Growth Have […]

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Austin Police Have Been Issuing “Don’t Block the Box” Tickets for Blocking Crosswalks Too (Reddit) Sprawl Causes Traffic, Drains Budgets, But Gets City Planning Approval (Houston Business Journal) TXDOT Contractor — Also Working on Houston’s 290 — Stops Work on I-10 in El Paso (El Paso Times) Texas Triangle Megaregion Featured in UCLA Report on Potential for Hyperloop (Houston Chron) Massive Spending […]

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Engineer Karun Sreerama Will Be Houston’s New Director of Public Works and Engineering (HoustonGov) San Antonio VIA Hosting Series of Workshops for Transit Corridor Planning City of Austin Vision Zero Input Map Allows Citizens to Report Dangerous Streets Rainey Traffic Study Calls for Less Parking, More Pedestrian Infrastructure (KUT) Senator Robert Nichols Joins Anti-High Speed Rail Activists […]

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JP Morgan Chase Looking for a Skyscraper Worth of Office Space in Dallas (Morning News) Dallas Toll Road Proposal Could Cover Pedestrian Bridge With Overpasses (D Magazine) Reallocation of $2 Billion to Road Debt Clears Texas Senate Committee (Austin American-Statesman) …But Several Republican Senators Worry About Binding Future Lawmakers to Road Plan (Quorum Report) Montgomery County Residents […]

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Has Austin-San Antonio Passenger Rail Plan Been Derailed? (Austin Biz Journal) Woman Struck and Killed By Driver Near Elementary School in Austin (KXAN) 8 Killed in 3 Days on Central Texas Roads (KXAN) Is It Too Late to Save the Brick Streets, Laid By Former Slaves, of Freedmen’s Town? (Houston Chronicle) Addicted to Sugar and Cars: By […]

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Horrible Flooding in Houston: At Least 5 Dead, at Least 700 Water Rescues. 2016 Statewide Traffic Safety Conf June 6-8 Welcomes All Safety Approaches to Very Car-Based Location Statewide Impaired Driving Forum April 27 in Parking Lot Area With Many Alcohol-Serving Businesses Austin Mayor Adler Going to Europe with US DOT Secy Foxx to Study Up for Transit Vision (BizJournals) TXDOT Giving Up […]