Today’s Headlines

  • DART Plans to Increase Frequency & Hours of Commuter Rail Without Increasing Costs (DNews)
  • Houston Council Approves Fast Process for Getting Traffic Calming in Neighborhoods (Chron)
  • Uber Tries to Renegotiate Fingerprint Checks in Houston Before Super Bowl 2017 (HBJ)
  • Memorial City Residents Sue City Over Inadequate Stormwater Mitigation (Chron)
  • 2-Way HOV Lanes Approved for Parts of Highway 281 and I-10 Near La Cantera (MySA)
  • Metro Beefs Up Security Near Quitman Station After Young Boy’s Murder (HPM)

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Austin Tech Leaders Launching RideAustin Nonprofit Ride-Hailing Service (Chronicle) City of Dallas Wants to Build a Deck Park Over I-35E Near the Zoo (Morning News) San Antonio Understands That Unincorporated Sprawl Imposes High Costs on City (Rivard) City Not Responding to Missions Neighbors’ Desire to Restrict More Neighbors Near Missions (Rivard) Guy in Roller Skates and Jorts […]

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Sylvester Turner Will Be the Next Mayor of the 4th Largest City in the Country (Houston Chron) Politicos in Houston Will Now Wrestle Over Appointments to These Entities and Department Directors Dallas Morning News: DART Smart to Make It Easier for Smaller Cities Not to Pay Transit Tax Half of Downtown San Antonio Mixed-Use Project’s Housing […]

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Bob Voelker: Density Bonuses Not the Silver Bullet to Fix Dallas Affordable Housing (D Magazine) City of Fort Worth Hopes to Get People Walking Until They Are 100 (Next City) Protesters Call for Houston to Require Affordable Housing For Downtown Living Initiative (Houston Chron) About 1000 Houston Homes in Floodplains Must Be Rebuilt to Floodplain Standards (Houston […]

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Capital Metro Defends MetroRail After Flawed Forbes Attack on Rail Transit (MetroBlog) Austin City Manager Sends First Memo on Vision Zero Progress (City of Austin) City of Austin Hiring Two Complete Streets/Vision Zero Interns (Apply) Patrick Kennedy‘s Safe Streets Activism Includes Using Personal Speed Gun to Monitor Dallas Streets SATomorrow Accepting Applications for Sustainability Awards Until August 26 […]