Today’s Headlines

  • Houston’s Groundbreaking New Transit System (Strong Towns)
  • How Houston Boosted Transit Ridership By Improving Service Without Spending a Dime (Vox
  • Which Came First: The Traffic or the Freeway Lanes? (Swamplot)
  • Weather, Utilities Delaying Hughes Street Overpass in the East End (HPM)
  • Navigation Esplanade and Heights Clock Tower Win Top Honors at ULI’s Development of Distinction Awards (Chron)
  • Galveston City Council Unanimously Approves Ordinance to Allow Ride-Hailing Companies (Galveston Daily News)
  • Addison NIMBYs Protest Development Replacing Derelict Sam’s Club Because It Includes Apartments (Morning News)
  • El Paso’s Perseverance in Its Vision for Walkability and a New Urban Future (The Atlantic)

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Somebody Thinks It Makes Sense to a 10-Story Parking Garage in Downtown Dallas (Morning News) Now When Patrick Kennedy Tweets About Improving Transit, He’s Doing It as a DART Board Member Austin Police Department Launching Targeted Enforcement of Dangerous Driving Behaviors (City of Austin) CAMPO Regional Active Transportation Plan Public Meetings Start Today. Or Take the Survey. City […]

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Mayor Rawlings to Postpone $1 Billion Road Bond, Drivers Still Angry Over Potholes (CBS DFW) CityLab Salutes Mayor Turner Speaking Truth to TXDOT, Calling for Transportation Paradigm Shift Rice Kinder Institute to Double Urban Research Efforts Thanks to $7 Million Grant (Houston Public Media) Uber Turns Off Service in Galveston and Midland Due to New […]

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Metro May Offer Financial Assistance to Businesses Gaining Light Rail (Houston Public Media) Mariela Alfonso: Making the Economic Case for Walkability in Houston (UrbanLand) Montgomery County Voters Reject Road Bond. Has the Lord Spoken? (Houston Chron) Houstonians Want Transit to Solve Traffic Woes, Candidates Want Roads (Houston Chron) Galveston Commuter Bus Provider Plans Connection to Downtown Houston (KUHF) City […]

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Montgomery County Attacks Houston Region’s High Speed Rail Plans (KBTX) …But Wants Region to Fund Its Hike and Bike Trails (Community Impact) Carlos Mendez Charged With Manslaughter for Killing Woman in Crash on Galveston Seawall (Guidry) Feds Approve Assigning Costs to Users on 281, But Locals Pursuing Continued Subsidy (Express News) Purported Drunk Driver Smashes Into […]

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Austin Neighborhood Not Waiting for NACTO Conference for Guerrilla Intersection Right Sizing Hundreds Come Out for Picnic in Middle of Houston Street in San Antonio (News4SanAntonio) San Antonio Leads Texas in Transit Trips Per Capita (FiveThirtyEight) Report: How to Establish Passenger Rail From New Orleans to Baton Rouge (+ Houston?) Safety and Health Gains of Road Diets […]