Today’s Headlines

  • Good Timing for Turner, Legislature Wants TXDOT to Broaden Its Thinking (Houston Chronicle)
  • Deck Parks, Transit, Leadership Mark Sea Change in Texas Transportation (Morning News)
  • Cars Held Hostage Indefinitely in Burning Parking Garage (Rivard Report)
  • Meeting: Doubling Houston’s Bikeway Network in the Short Term, Feb 11 (BikeHouston)
  • Forum: James Sallis, Designing Cities for Active Living, Feb 11 (Kinder Institute)
  • Rice Design Alliance Rethinks Urban Highways and How to Fit More People in the City (Houstonia)
  • 1920’s Houston Blue Tile Street Signs Get Geotagged in Effort to Restore (CityLab)
  • AURA Asks for Candidates’ Views on State Issues That Affect Austin’s Land Use, Transit
  • Dunlavy at Allen Parkway Is Finally Getting a Traffic Signal (Swamplot)

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Darnit: Plan for Mixed Use Density at South Lamar and Lady Bird Lake Scrapped for Drivable Fast Food (ATX Urbanists) Mayor Sylvester Turner Promises Affordable Housing Plan to Allow Greater Share of Growth in City Dallas CM Griggs: Affordable Housing Should Be Close to Transit (Morning News) Register for the H-GAC Bringing Back Main Street Event on Downtown Revitalization, January 14 Dallas Morning […]

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Senate Committee Passes Bill Denying Eminent Domain for Dallas-Houston HSR (Texas Tribune) Bill Limiting Tax Appraisals by Senator Employed Challenging Appraisals (Austin American-Statesman) Transformative Complete Streets City Transportation Staffer Keith Manoy to Retire (Dallas Morning News) City of Houston Considers Punitive Actions Against Uber Following Sexual Assault Charge (ABC13) Could a Houston ADA Lawsuit in 5th Circuit […]

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METRO February Ridership Numbers In: Bus Up 9%, Overall Up 14% From Feb 2015 2 Indicted, TxDOT “Publicly Corrupt” in Suspicious Dallas-Area Highway Land Deals (Dallas News) 30-Story Car-Free Apartment Tower Planned for Downtown Austin (Statesman) SA Developer Agrees to Build One Inner-City Home for Every 10 in the Suburbs (Rivard) Bring Your Best Transpo Ideas, […]

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TXDOT Adding a Lane on Each Side of Katy Freeway by Restriping Direct Connections (Houston Chron) Construction Beginning on Private Toll Road in the Middle of 288 in Houston (ABC13) TTI Poll Results: Investing Vastly More in Driving Than Transit Doesn’t Yield Good Transit (Houston Chron) Austin City Council Asks for Capital Metro to Waste Money on Parking, Help […]

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Study: What Makes a Child Feel Safe in Their Neighborhood? NPR Here & Now Did a Whole Bunch of Stories on Houston Recently Pride Houston Claims 700,000 Humans Were in Downtown Houston Last Weekend (Houston Chron) Kinder Institute Does Another Weird Anti-Transit Story Ignoring History of Car Subsidy (Houston Chron) Kinder Publishes James Llamas Refutation of 1st […]