Today’s Headlines

  • San Antonio Mayor Ivy Taylor Says Some Good, Tough Things About Affordable Housing (Rivard)
  • Many Harris County Voting Locations Are Inaccessible to People With Disabilities, Violates ADA (Tribune)
  • Amarillo Police Officer Justin Scherlen Dies Almost a Year After Head-On Collision on Duty (Globe-News)
  • OK-DFW-AUS-SA-Border-Monterrey HSR Meetings Next Week (FRA)
  • TXDOT Hopes You are Impressed by the Size of Its Interstates (TXDOT)
  • Patrick Kennedy: Why the 2nd Downtown DART Line Should Be a Subway (D Magazine)
  • Austin Council Approves Funding for Citywide Set of Bike Signals (Community Impact)

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Watson, Israel File Bills to Allow Cap Metro Rail Transit Extension Without Referendum (Monitor) Driver Injures Pedestrian at Mesa and Champions in El Paso 3 Days After Crash at Same Location (KVIA) TXDOT Houston Does Not Feel Need to Correct People Calling It Highway Department (Houston Chron) …Happy Valentines Day (TXDOT) Houston Cyclist Deaths Prompt Safety Messages, […]

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Watch Patrick Kennedy Make His Case to Become a Member of the DART Board (City of Dallas) …Committee Voted to Recommend the Marketing Guy, Instead of Guy Who Knows Transit (Observer) Austin Parents Demand Safe Streets After Truck Hit Kid on the Way to School on Tuesday (TWC) Sylvester Turner to Announce Agreement Between City […]

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Houston Light Rail Was Running Two Cars at 3-4 Minute Headways for Super Bowl (Metro) Second Person Dies Riding a Bicycle on Houston Light Rail Tracks in Three Days (Houston Chron) TXDOT Heard from Disney Imagineers at Texas Transportation Forum (TXDOT) AMTRAK Confirms It’s Working on Austin-San Antonio Commuter Rail Study (TPR) …San Antonio Mayor […]

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Texting While Driving Ban Will Be Considered on House Floor Wednesday at 10 — Watch the Live Video …Texas One of Just Four States That Still Does Not Have Such a Ban (KUT) DART Chief Lobbying Trump Administration for Transit (Morning News) TXDOT Paying TTI to Study Robot Vehicles to Improve Transit, Bicycle, and Pedestrian Safety This Bill Would Spell the End of Vehicle Safety Inspections in […]

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Two People Were Killed While Riding Bikes in Brownsville This Weekend (KRGV) AURA Report: How Granny Flats and Garage Apartments Can Save Austin [PDF] Not a Lot of People Showed Up at San Antonio Bike2Vote (Rivard Report), But a Lot Are Voting Early (Rivard) TXDOT Concerned Revolving Door Bill Burdens Staff Seeking Jobs at Contracted Firms (Texas […]