Today’s Headlines

  • Senator Rodney Ellis to Speak at Texas Trails and Active Transportation Today
  • Christopher Andrews Looks Back at William Whyte’s Criticism of Houston Center (Not Of It)
  • Turner: “Every Time We Can Do Something Other Than Get in a Car, That Is a Plus” (Houston Chron)
  • Uber Leaving Corpus Christi, Cites “Unnecessary” Regulations Still in Force in Houston (Texas Tribune)
  • Austin, Houston, Dallas Rapidly Building Urbanism — and Sprawl (RealtyNewsReport)
  • President Obama to Impose Open Streets Event on Austin for SXSW (Austin Mobility)
  • Journalist Believes 8 Miles Away = Close to Downtown (Community Impact)

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Rep. Celia Israel Files HB 1677 to Create a Texas Vision Zero Task Force (News4SA) Parents Fear for Their Children’s Lives During Elementary School Pickup Dominated by Cars (KVIA) Texas High Speed Rail Company Has Bought Land Options for 1/3 of Houston-Dallas Line (Houston Chron) Austin City Council Forces Capital Metro to Limit a Mixed-Income Transit-Oriented Development (Monitor) An Immigration […]

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Is Flood Insurance “Socialism,” and How Many Poor Decisions Did It Cause in Texas? (Texas Observer) …Is This Socialism Required for West End Galveston Beach Houses to Exist? (Swamplot) Downtown Dallas Box From 1910 to Have Apartments and a Hotel (Morning News) Texas Scared of Equitable, Market-Based Transportation Funding, Insisting on Socialism (Texas Observer) Historic Preservation Task […]

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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 […]

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More than 34% of Houston Area High Schoolers Were Obese or Overweight in 2013 (Houston Chron) Lawmakers Unsure Why They Built SH130 Toll Bypass Around Austin (Houston Chron) Fort Worth Improving Walkability and Livability to Improve Health (NBCDFW) House Speaker Strauss Thinks Transportation Is Not an Example of a Divisive Issue in Texas (mySA) Will San Antonio Follow Ride-Sharing Regulations With […]