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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Mayor Turner Signals Big Changes Could Be Coming for Affordable Housing Policy (Houston Chron) CAMPO Vote Sets Up Death of Lone Star Rail, With One Last Try at UP Railroad Deal (BizJournals) …AAMPO Declines to Fund Lone Star Rail (Express News) City of Houston 311 Emergency Heat Plan Will Drive You to a Library to Cool […]

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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 […]