Today’s Headlines

  • How Years of Development Policy Fills Houston Living Rooms With Water (Houston Chronicle)
  • Flooding? Don’t Blame Dense Urban Development (Houston Chronicle)
  • With Highway 6 Underwater for 4-6 Weeks, 49,000 Drivers Seek Alternate Routes (ABC13)
  • Turner’s Traffic & Transpo Transition Comm Report Leaked to Anti-Transit Outlet (Houston Press)
  • Harris Co Judge Ed Emmett to Lead Project on Underpass Flood Deaths (Houston Chronicle)
  • Candlelight Vigil Honors Student Killed in Car Crash (YouTube)
  • TTI‘s Director of Transpo Policy: “We Can’t Meet Tomorrow’s Challenges With Yesterday’s Ideas”

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