Today’s Headlines

  • You Can Tell Austin’s Capital Metro That You Want More Frequent Service
  • Pedestrian Pete Calls for Prioritizing Walkability in Low Car-Ownership Areas (Free Press Houston)
  • In Good Cities, “Traffic Congestion Is Entirely Irrelevant to the Daily Lives of Most People” (Chron)
  • Austin Loses Smart City Challenge to Columbus, Ohio (KVUE)
  • Casar and Get Austin Moving Drop Alternate Plan, Support Improved Mayor Adler Bond (Monitor)
  • Texas State Rep Byron Cook Fights the Future of HSR With Present Tense Grammar (Morning News)
  • Circuit Trail Conservancy Seeks $20M Bond of $56M Need for Dallas Hike Bike Loop (Morning News)
  • Ten Most Instagrammed Houston Restaurants Have 58% Higher Walkscore Than Average (Jay Crossley)
  • San Antonio’s Alamo Area MPO Hiring an Active Transportation Planner
  • City of Austin Has Started Busting the Anarchists of TNC, Arcade City (KVUE)

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