Today’s Headlines

  • Road Blogger Tory Gattis Believes in Latent Demand, Advocates for Seamless BRT (Houston Strategies)
  • Nearly Every Person in Room Opposes Toll Road, Assumes TXDOT Will Build It Anyway (Texas Tribune)
  • Is Austin Capital Metro’s Declining Ridership All Because of Infrequent “Rapid Bus”? (Statesman)
  • Freeway Construction in Fort Worth Held Responsible for 20% Increase in Crashes (Star-Telegram)
  • Progress North Texas 2016 Report Focuses on Safety, Kinda; Also, Increasing Speed (NCTCOG)
  • Lots of Texans Killed in Traffic Over Holiday Weekend, Like in Medina (KSAT)
  • Livable Centers Proposals for Complete Streets on Buffalo Speedway and Timmons Are Rad (HGAC)

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