Today’s Headlines

  • ICYMI: Steve Radack Said, “This is Texas. People Either Want to Own a Horse or a Car.” (Houston Chron)
  • Austin City Council Will Consider Proposal for Public Process to Prioritize Transpo Projects Today
  • APD Using Buses to Catch People Driving While Texting (KEYE)
  • Houston Declares 1917 Building TXDOT Needs to Raze for I-45/59 a Historic Landmark (Dug Begley)
  • $174M Earmarked for North Texas Rail Projects in President Obama’s Final Budget (Morning News)
  • 30-Story Apartment Tower Coming to San Antonio’s Downtown Riverwalk (Express News)
  • Union Pacific Backs Out of Deal to Study Lone Star Rail District Using Their Tracks (MySA)
  • Austin First Cracked Down on Ride-Sharing in 1915 (KUT)
  • You Could Sign Petition to Support Small Lot Amnesty in Austin for February 11 Vote Today
  • TTI Releases Report on Texas Transportation Reinvestment Zones
  • TXDOT Be Building More Tollways All the Time

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Useless, Destructive Sprawl Road Proposal for 36A Creeps Forward (Houston Chron) Dallas Very Slowly Moving Along on 2nd Downtown LRT Route, Maybe 2030-ish (Morning News) Ride of Silence All Over Texas Today to Honor Those Injured or Killed While Cycling TXDOT to Subsidize Driving Alone on 290, Increase Traffic, Deny Space for Transit (Houston Chron) Sprawl Road Not […]

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Former Harris County Judge Asks Legislature to Support Free Market High Speed Rail (TribTalk) Sen. Zaffarini on Driving While Txting Ban: “Driving Is a Privilege, Not a Right” (Morning News) Trinity Toll Booster Argues That Encouraging Driving Improves Air Quality; D Magazine Rebuts Still Unclear If Jesus Wants Montgomery Road Bond, But People Sure are Voting (Houston Chron) […]

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TXDOT Declares That Mission Is Vision Zero — Zero Fatalities at Road Construction Sites (TXDOT Pharr) Austin Mayor Adler Wants Managed Toll Lanes to Allow Rapid Bus and Rail Starter Line (Biz Journals) Petition Drive to Make Jersey Village Streets More Dangerous and Ban Red Light Cameras (Houston Chron) Houston Bike-Share Stations on Bayou Greenways Trails See Highest Use in […]

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Active Transportation May Provide More Than Health Benefits (TX Transportation Institute) Houston Planning and Development Department Likes the Congress for the New Urbanism (Matt Camp) 120 Letters Means CAMPO Wants to Fast Track Expanding This Sprawl Intersection (Four Points News) FILL OUT THE SUNSET COMMISSION SURVEY ON TXDOT — TODAY IS THE LAST DAY Motorcycle Passenger Killed After Falling Off Katy […]

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Houston Unfortunately Still Building 180-Mile Loop Toll Road Across Various Ecosystems (The Tribune) Montgomery Co Comm Court Prayer Calls $350M Road Bond Opponents “Tools of Satan” (Conroe Courier) Austin Has a Neighborhood Partnering Project Program to Match Funds or Labor, Create Parking Districts Majority of Business Rides in DFW in 1st Qtr Were Provided by Uber, Not […]