Today’s Headlines

  • TXDOT Makes Clear We Won’t Necessarily Ever Build High-Speed Rail (BizJournals)
  • Austin Slowly, Quietly Installing Safer Intersections With 2012 Bond Funds (City of Austin)
  • Someone Died in a Crash This Morning on Stroad Built for Speed in Round Rock (KXAN)
  • You Will Not Get to Vote for Light Rail Funding in Austin in 2016 (KVUE)
  • Misinformation Campaign Continues to Block Major Urbanist Development in Austin (Monitor)
  • Corridor Bond Has Dedicated Bus Lanes on Burnet, E. Riverside, and the Drag (Mayor Adler)
  • San Antonio — Like all Texas Cities — Needs More Transit Funding (Rivard)
  • DCTA Considering Expansion of Demand Response Transit to Plano (Community Impact)
  • Anti-HSR Activist Shouts “Remember Pearl Harbor” During Anti-Japan Speech (Houston Chron)
  • San Antonio Adopts New Sustainability Plan, Multimodal Plan, and Comprehensive Plan (Express News)

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Late Night HB1 Amendment: House Funds Complete University Light Rail Line in Houston (Houston Chron) Anti-Bike, Transit Lane Amendment Dies on Point of Order in Texas House (@sbwhite) New San Antonio Downtown Circulator Bus With 10 Minute Headways on Weekends (Rivard Report) Plan for Lady Bird Lake Flyovers and Mopac Toll Lanes Stalls Following Public Objection (Austin Monitor) […]

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Valerie Swanson Files HB 1792 to Shame Low-Income Housing and Further Segregation (Houston Chron) Mixed-Use, Transit-Oriented-Development Adding Place-to-Hang-Out at UT-Dallas (Morning News) Reason Anti-High Speed Rail “Report” Argues Texas Needs Density, Transit, Fewer Cars (BizJournals) City of Austin Seeks to Further Prioritize Looking at Capitol Over Urbanism, Affordability (Statesman) DFW Airport Covering $25M for Their Station on $500M Commuter Rail Line (Morning News) Two People Killed, Four […]

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Metro Opening Two New Light Rail Lines May 23, Hosting Free Concert (myFOXHouston) Plan for ReBuilding Greenbriar Includes “Islands of Refuge” at School Crossing (KUHF) Check Out Metro’s Reimagined Bus Station Signs (via Christopher Andrews) Bill to Establish Statewide Rules for Uber, Lyft Dies for the Session (Morning News) Statewide Driving While Txting Ban Heads to Full […]