Today’s Headlines

  • Metro Board Votes to Seek Federal Funds for 90A Rail Where Not Many People Are (HPM)
  • All Options in I-35 Aesthetics Survey Include Big Ugly Freeway; Vegetative Shade Seems Nice (TXDOT)
  • Increasing Capacity Is Main Goal of Both Options in I-35 Virtual Open House — You Can Comment (TXDOT)
  • Reminder: Texas Hoping to Subsidize Fossil Fuel Industry Use of Trucks With at Least $1.8 Billion (TXDOT)
  • Suspect on Motorcycle Led DFW Police on 100-Mile Chase Reaching 150 mph on I-175 (Morning News)
  • San Antonio’s VIA Getting Into Marketing Transit Through Pokemon Go (VIA)
  • Alamo Area MPO Would Like to Speak to You About the “Basics and Benefits of  Communities”
  • Jarrett Walker Will Speak At Monday Capital Metro Board Meeting (Austin Monitor)
  • Lone Star Rail Leadership Still Thinks That Lone Star Rail Is a Thing (TWC)
  • TESLA Working on Robot Bus (TESLA)

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