Today’s Headlines

  • 3 Things to Know For the Public Hearing on Austin’s $720M Mobility Bond (Community Impact)
  • Urban Transportation Commission Talks Rail, Sidewalks, Bond Dismay (Austin Monitor)
  • A Smart Corridor Plan FAQ From Mayor Adler
  • Metro Expanding Free Transit for Veterans Program to Also Allow Free SOV Use of HOT Lanes (HPM)
  • Grimes County Tries to Make It Harder for Texas Central to Give Them HSR Station (Tribune)
  • AUS, HOU, SA, DAL Are Intercity Rail Deserts — TX Dominates National List (RAIL Magazine)
  • San Antonio Residents Are Allowed to Be Part of Participatory Budgeting for $850M Bond (Salud America)
  • …Result of Process Probably Will Mean $460M for Streets, Bridges, and Sidewalks (Express News)
  • Man Was Able to Drive Wrong Way on Grand Parkway, Kill Himself in Crash With a Family (Click2Houston)
  • Mesquite ISD Using Cameras to Keep School Buses Safe Despite Conspiracy Theorists (Morning News)

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A Year After New Bus Network, Metro Ridership Up 7% – 3 Million Additional Rides (Rivard) Dallas City Council Indicates Support for D2 Subway and Bus Reimagining (Morning News) …But DART Will Not Copy Houston’s Overnight Switch (Morning News) Hays County to Vote on $131M Roads-Only Bond: $0 for Sidewalks, Transit, Bike (Community Impact) Grand Parkway […]

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Austin’s Urban Transportation Commission Calls for High-Capacity Transit on November Ballot (KLBJ) Council Member Casar Strongly Urges Transit, Sidewalks, Bike Lanes, Urban Rail in Nov Transpo Bond Turner Scraps IAH Airport Contracts, Starts the Bidding Over… Surface Transpo Element? (Chron) TXDOT Says Lawmakers Must Force Them Not to Be Highway Building Department (Houston Chronicle) East End Light […]

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Long Read on the Conflicts Surrounding Texas High-Speed Rail Effort (Morning News) Texas Central High-Speed Rail Company Hits Back at Flawed Reason Report (BizJournals) Pent-Up Demand for Affordable Housing in Houston Is Between 124K and 400K Units (Houston Chron) You Can Help Use Data and Tech to Solve Mobility Issues at ATX Hack the Traffic Event […]

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Rural Transpo Planners Reverse Support for Dallas-Houston High-Speed Rail (Morning News) Advice for Metro Board: Ride Transit, Integrate Sidewalks, Keep Christof Spieler Forever (Chron) SA’s Earn-a-Bike Co-op to Offer Trishaw Bike Rides to Elders (Rivard Report) Texas Supreme Court Called to Clarify Austin’s Ride-Sharing Ballot Language (Tribune) $125M Bond Will Rebuild More Than 100 Miles […]

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Today Is #DumpthePump Day for Those Not Yet Aware That Riding the Bus > Driving a Car (VIA) Xerox’s “Future of Transportation” Video Contains a Whopping 3 Pedestrians (Xerox) Real Estate Interests and Chamber Support Bond With Least Multimodal Funding (Austin Monitor) Reminder: $720M of Bond Funds Could Build 4,114 Miles of Sidewalks, only Half […]