Today’s Headlines

  • Houston’s Bike Plan Lays Out Ambitious Vision for the City’s Future (Offcite)
  • Interactive Walkthrough of the Houston Bike Plan
  • Public Comment Sought on the Houston Bike Plan Draft
  • Listen to Mayor Turner’s Latest Interview on Need for a New Transportation Strategy (TX Standard)
  • Oil Bust: Houston’s Housing Surplus Driving Rents Down (Planetizen)
  • Austin Planning Commission Moves Forward With Mixed-Use Project Despite Anti-Density Petition (Austin Monitor)
  • Service Dog Without a Home After Owner Killed While Crossing North Lamar (KXAN)
  • SA Tomorrow Comprehensive Plan Neighborhood Workshops March 1-3
  • False Dichotomy of the Day: Density vs. Affordability, Which Should We Prioritize? (Austin Chronicle)
  • Widening FM 1960: Safety Improvements Include Fewer Street Crossings, 15-Foot Lane Shared With Bikes

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Urbanists Will Like Houston’s New Mayor (NextCity) Cool Climate Map Shows Greenhouse Gas Benefits of Urban Population Density METRO Changing Transfer Rules to Allow Trips in Any Direction Without Extra Cost (Houston Chronicle) Light Rail Would Get More Love in Austin If It Was Built Where People and Places Are (Statesman) School Bus, Big Rig Drivers Crash in Liberty County […]

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Austin’s First Dynamically Priced Express Lane Opened This Weekend on Mopac (Impact) TXDOT: Grand Porkway-Induced Sprawl Requires Breaking Original Core Parkway Concept (Impact) Houston’s 290 Expansion May Be Open in 2018 With No Transit Improvement, Just More Lanes (Katy Mag) The Woodlands Will Be Pilot For Stationless Bike-Share System (Houston Chronicle) Joel Kotkin Spreading His Stories to Austin / San […]

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Sign the Petition to Put Houston’s Bike Plan Into Action Coalition Files Suit Against South MoPac Toll Project, to Force Environmental Impact Study (SOS Alliance) TXDOT Asks Public For Better Ideas than Blowing Money on Unnecessary Roads “Houston, We Got This”: Turner Says Pothole Partnerships, Process Will Tackle Other Issues (Chron) Austin Student Housing Co-op […]

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Houston Planning Commission Approves Complete Streets Plan for Dunlavy (Houston Planning) DART Considers Less Ridership for Second Downtown Line to Avoid Church Parking Lot (Morning News) San Antonio and Austin In, Houston and Dallas Out in Bicycling Magazine Bike-Friendly Ranking RECA Says Bureaucracy, Neighborhood Groups Blocking Affordable Housing (Austin Monitor) TXDOT 290 Plan: Add Unnecessary SOV, Don’t Provide […]