Today’s Headlines

  • 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 Regulations that Require Fingerprints (Galveston Daily News)
  • Houston Retail Developments Leaving Horizontal Behind, Going Vertical (HBJ)
  • Dallas Landmark Commission Votes to Protect Big Spring, One of Last Remaining Artesian Springs in North Texas (Morning News)
  • Online Art Class: Essential Techniques for Sketching the Energy of Urban Places (Craftsy)
  • Go on a Walk with Mayor Ivy Taylor February 13

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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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Pro Road Dem Pickett to Chair House Transpo Committee, Prioritize TTC Oversight (El Paso Times) SB5 Would Restrict $1.5 Billion of Motor Vehicle Sales Tax to Road Spending (KVUE) Houston Developer Building Ten Residential Projects From Crowdsourced Plans (Houston Biz Journal) Family Suing Galveston Claims Woman’s Death Caused by Uneven Sidewalk (Southeast Texas Record) DART’s New Streetcars Finally Go into Service in Oak Cliff on April […]

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Dallas to Redesign Streets for Safety and Street Life to Keep AT&T Downtown (Morning News) Austin Adopts Ambitious Affordable Housing Goal and Sets Minimum Goal for Market Housing (Statesman) Urban Design Flaws Cause People to Make a Run For It Across I-35 Freeway (KEYE) Senator Don Huffines: Why It’s Appropriate to Allow Private Railroad to Use Eminent Domain […]

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Could Dallas Switch to Taxing Parking Spaces to Pay for Transit? (D Magazine) Disabled and Elderly Sub-Urban Houstonians Left Waiting for Transit Service (Houston Chron) Urban Houston Getting Younger Faster Than Rest of Nation (CultureMap Houston) Austin Council Conducts Strange Hippie Rite, Debates Something Called “Zoning” (Austin On Your Feet) Investment in South Dallas Q&A Fails to Mention Location […]