Today’s Headlines

  • Harris County Commissioner Partners With City to Build Sidewalks Around Schools, Better Roads (Chron)
  • Today at Noon: How Houston Can Get to 1 Million Daily Transit Riders (Houston Tomorrow)
  • Later Today: A People’s History of Recent Urban Transportation Innovation with TransitCenter and Kinder
  • Resolution to Abolish Parking Requirements Proposed at TX Republican Convention Senate District 15 (@photzarelli)
  • Distracted Driver Caused Crash That Killed 3 Teenage Girls From Bellaire (Houston Chronicle)
  • Driver Runs Over 4-Year-Old Boy Outside Daycare Center (Houston Chronicle)
  • Another Report That Says Traffic Is Bad in Houston? Here It Is (Chron)
  • New Signal, Restriping to Give Bus Priority at Lavaca & MLK in Austin (Statesman)
  • Dallas City Council Stands Up to Lies About Trinity Parkway Boondoggle, Calls for Public Input (Observer)
  • Weston Urban Wins $3M County Incentive to Build Tower & Part of San Pedro Creek Linear Park (Rivard)

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Counties Ask Legislature to Force Cities to Build More Roads Outside Cities (Houston Chron) Texas Cities and Counties United in Concern Over Proposed Property Tax Caps (Morning News) City of Houston Demands Restaurant Add More Parking Before Covering Its Patio (Swamplot) 20 Mile Rails-to-Trails Route Will Connect Denton to Lewisville (Denton Record-Chronicle) Former House Speaker Tom Craddick Joins Call for […]

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Austin Budget Proposal Would Increase Fees to Fund Street and Sidewalk Maintenance (Monitor) Hour-Long High-Speed Police Chase Ends in Suspect Crashing Into Vehicle Carrying Family With Kids (ABC13) Petition Begs City of Houston Not to Widen 4-Lane Urban Street — Hillcroft — Into 6-Lane Stroad TXDOT Strategic Planning Staff: Texas Will Not Be Able to Build Its […]

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Broussard Family Investing in Restoring Vibrant Urban Downtown – to Beaumont (Houston Chron) DART Opening Two New Light Rail Stations in Oak Cliff (Morning News) Debate Over Austin Proposal to Impound Cars From Unlicensed Drivers as Vision Zero Strategy (Monitor) Montgomery County Subsidizes The Woodlands’ Resistance to Becoming a Real City (Houston Chron) City of Austin […]

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How to Turn Northwest Highway Into a Neighborhood Main Street (PrestonHollowPeople) New November METRO Ridership Numbers Show Significant Gain Pickup Driver Strikes and Kills Bicyclist This Morning in South Austin (Statesman) Driver Killed Pedestrian Last Night in Bexar County (FOX29) Transportation: The Next Civil Rights Issue of Our Time (Washington Post) Besides Slowing Sprawl and Speeding […]

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Can Climate Action Plans Help Texas Cities Build ETOD? (San Diego Union Tribune) Brownsville Bicycling Culture Emerged From Shadows (Better Bike Share) Bexar County Approves Plan to Transform San Pedro Creek from a Ditch to a Linear Park (Rivard) Houston Chronicle Sets Up Mobility Houston Blog for MobilityHouston Website Join the HOUrbanists Facebook Group So […]