Today’s Headlines

  • Austin City Council Will Consider Vision Zero Action Plan Today — Call or Email (Tom Wald)
  • Governor Abbott Suggests Bills Already Written to “Overturn” Failed Prop 1 Vote (Tribune)
  • UTCTR Notes Sprawl as Transportation Problem, But Not Urbanism as Solution (Statesman)
  • TXDOT Traveler Information Survey Doesn’t Offer Switching Modes as Option to Avoid Traffic
  • City Along DFW Sprawl Toll Road to Go on Single Family Home Construction Bonanza (NBCDFW)
  • Climate Change, Runaway Development Worsen Houston Floods (AP)
  • Joel Kotkin Wants Innovative “Keep Subsidizing Car Dependency” Strategy for Austin (BizJournals)

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Transportation Safety Initiatives Briefing at Austin Mobility Committee Includes Vision Zero Kinder Institute Report: Rice Village Has 1,000 Too Many Parking Spots (Houston Chron) Deep Ellum Getting Its First High Rise Apartments (Morning News) San Antonio Working on Plan to Add 200,000 People Through Annexation (Rivard Report) How Much Would Commercial DFW Be Worth If Austin Wins TCAD Lawsuit? (Observer) Waco […]

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Capital Metro Gave Austinites More Time to Take Connections 2025 Survey. Answer = Frequency N. Central I-35 Citizen Group Opposes Raised Freeway, Wants TXDOT to Use Imagine Austin Adler: “Congestion Relief” Will Overrule Road Diet Plans for Austin Bonds (Monitor, BizJournals) The American Conservative: Sprawl Is Not the Only Choice & Pro-Sprawl Analysis Is Weak Dallas, FW, SA, & 2 Other […]

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Texas Senate GOP: 500 Miles of New Highway Lanes Required for Economy to Continue to Grow 2,606 Sign Anti-Sprawl Road Petition in One Week, 75% of Online Poll Respondents Oppose Sprawl Road …One Woodlands Township Board Member Opposes, Another Supports New Roads Subsidizing Sprawl San Antonio Coordinating Mobility, City Comprehensive, and MPO Sustainability Plans at SATomorrow 2 to 6 Million Gallons of […]

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Today Is #DumpthePump Day for Those Not Yet Aware That Riding the Bus > Driving a Car (VIA) Xerox’s “Future of Transportation” Video Contains a Whopping 3 Pedestrians (Xerox) Real Estate Interests and Chamber Support Bond With Least Multimodal Funding (Austin Monitor) Reminder: $720M of Bond Funds Could Build 4,114 Miles of Sidewalks, only Half […]

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After Activists Rally at City Hall, Mayor Turner Says We Will Get the Bike Plan Done (Houston Chron, ABC13) Austin Legislative Agenda Calls for Safe Routes to Schools Funding and Local Options Transportation Funding Houston Legislative Agenda Calls for Balance in Transportation Funding Austin ISD Board Members Support Proposed Safe Routes to Schools Funding (KUT) DART […]

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State Rep Victoria Neave Arrested for DWI (WFAA) Mayor Sylvester Turner Calls for Investing in Urban Core Transportation to Combat Sprawl (Mayor Turner/YouTube) Check Status of Your Street’s Traffic Calming Measures in Austin (Impact) Here’s the City of Austin Vision Zero Report Card and Annual Report RideAustin Explains Its Drop in Ridership Upon the Return of Uber/Lyft […]