Today’s Headlines

  • DFW Regionalism Has Meant Subsidy of Suburbs, Next Mayor Can Make It Real (D Magazine)
  • Turner Delaying Bond Vote Until 2017, After Pensions, But Promises “Next Level” (Houston Chron)
  • TXDOT Conducting Real Life Experiment on Ability to Remove Freeways in Downtown Houston (KUHF)
  • San Marcos Comes Out on Favor of LSTAR After Every Body Else Calls for Replacement (Monitor)
  • TTC Puts $5M Into a Road Widening and a Pedestrian/Transit/Safety Project in Montgomery (Courier)
  • City of Richardson Red Light Cameras Take a Hit in Court, Still in Use (Morning News)
  • TAG – Houston Calls for Increased User Fees for Driving in Texas (Community Impact)
  • Unlike Most Other Claims That Something Will “Reduce Congestion” Could HSR Actually Work? (Metro)
  • Capital Metro Expanding Leander Bus and Rail Service (KUT)

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San Antonio Mayoral Debate Reflects Growing Frustration Over Transportation Issues (Rivard) Houston Chronicle Kind of Calls for a Vision Zero Action Plan Grocery-Anchored, Vertical Mixed-Use Apartments Break Ground in Midtown Houston (BizJournals) Developer Sees Downtown San Antonio Market Heating Up, Increasing Units in Project (Express News) Austin’s the Best Place to Live in America; Houston, Dallas, […]

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Metro Developing Regional Transit Plan, Could Be Ready for Bond Referendum in November (Houston Chron) H-GAC Will Release TIP Call for Projects This Fall, Large Amount of Funding Available (Community Impact) Fort Worth Form-Based Code Rewrite Threatened by Worries About Parking (Star-Telegram) Fort Worth Installs Reverse Angle Parking at City Hall (Ann Zadeh, Instructions) TXDOT: Relocating Our Offices Out of […]