Today’s Headlines

  • TAG Houston Says Paradigm Shift = Not Just Roads, But Lots of Road Spending (Houston Chron)
  • President of Dallas Fed Rode a DART Bus for 3 Hours to Experience How Poor People Live (Observer)
  • San Antonio Council Believes They Will Soon Be Out of Compliance on Clean Air Act (SA Tomorrow)
  • Two Roundtables Coming Up to Discuss Ride Hailing in San Antonio (SACurrent)
  • Uber, Lyft Usually Get What They Want, But Austin Is Weird (Slate)
  • Maybe Uber, Lyft Are Fighting Fingerprinting So Hard to Avoid Classifying Drivers as Employees (Inc.com)
  • Austin Tech Worried Prop 1 Loss Could Have Lasting Damage to Industry (512tech)
  • …But the #TXLege Is Likely to Love Overruling Austin Voters in 2017 Session (Rep. Gene Wu)

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Somebody Crashed a Car Into Austin’s Famous Franklin BBQ #replacecarwithbike (Austin360) Texas High Speed Rail Opposition Wishes It Were a Road They Could Understand (CityLab) Local Control Over Uber, Lyft Regulations Bill Debated in House Committee (Texas Tribune) Mayor Parker Wants New Uber Safety Plan on Her Desk Friday, or Else (Houston Press) City of Houston Program to Help Homeowners Repair Sidewalks Approved, Fees Removed […]

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Houston’s First Protected Bike Lane Now Under Construction, Opens March 8 (Houston Chron) …Everybody Had to Take Pictures (BikeHouston, Marie, Terry, Video, Michael Skelly, Critical Mass) TX Central Railway Picks Two Spots in Downtown Dallas for HSR Station and TOD (KERA) Milwaukee Picks Fight With San Antonio Over Riverwalk Supremacy (mySA) City Council Members Working on Compromise to Keep […]

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Todd Litman Critiques Houston’s Center for Opportunity Urbanism Report (Planetizen) For 3rd Time, Montgomery County Seeks Road Only Bond — Unclear What Lord Wants (Houston Chron) City of Austin Suing Texas Appraisal System, Says Commercial Undervalued, Appeals Unfair (Statesman) Fort Worth Promise of Better Bus Instead of Rail Hasn’t Materialized in Five Years (CityLab) San Antonio Signed Agreement With […]

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Strong Towns Podcast Talks to @WalkableDFW on Tearing Out One Road, Not Building Another Private Toll Road Builder Says Hands Tied, Can’t Help Community Affected by Noise (Houston Chron) City of Dallas Low Homeownership Rate May Be Sign of Thriving Millennial Economy (Morning News) Houston Jobs Are Most Transit-Accessible of Big Texas Cities, Austin Jobs the Least (Morning News) Uber Leaves San […]