Today’s Headlines

  • Midtown Houston Grocery Store Wants to Be More Urban, Ped Friendly (Houston Chron)
  • Someone Crashed a Box Truck Into a Train Carrying Up to 200 People, 2 Hospitalized (Houston Chron)
  • City Audit Says Austin Isn’t Coordinating Transportation Policy Effectively (BizJournals)
  • …And City Failed to Use Crash Data to Improve Safety (KXAN)
  • Music Venue Uses Outdoor Stage to Skirt Houston Parking Requirements (Houston Chron)
  • Austin Neighbors Sue to Have Antiquated Zoning System Try to Stop Urban Development (BizJournals)
  • Pedestrian Pete: True Walkability Means Location in Midst of Street Life With Actual Sidewalks (FPH)

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