Today’s Headlines

  • TXDOT Responds to Call to Rethink Freeways By Only Thinking About Freeways (Chron)
  • Bike Link From Buffalo Bayou Park Into Downtown Closes Gap in Houston’s Bike Network (HPM)
  • Houston Parks Board Hires Nationally-Known Trust for Public Land Leader as New CEO (Chron)
  • TXDOT to Kick Of “Talk, Text, Crash” Campaign in April (Telegraph)
  • Energy Industry Heavy Loads Causing Highways, Roads to Deteriorate Too Soon (Chron)
  • Kinder Director: Leaders Should Dedicate Next 10-15 Years to Helping People Experience Houston on Foot (OffCite)

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