Today’s Headlines

  • Austin Budget Proposal Would Increase Fees to Fund Street and Sidewalk Maintenance (Monitor)
  • Hour-Long High-Speed Police Chase Ends in Suspect Crashing Into Vehicle Carrying Family With Kids (ABC13)
  • Petition Begs City of Houston Not to Widen 4-Lane Urban Street — Hillcroft — Into 6-Lane Stroad
  • TXDOT Strategic Planning Staff: Texas Will Not Be Able to Build Its Way Out of Congestion (Philip Haigh)
  • The Prairies of Houston Are Paved with MUDs — a Fiscal Conservative & Environmental Conservation Nightmare (Houston Chron)
  • Lack of City Planning Capabilities, Growth, Acre Lots, Farms, and Artists Meet in Historic Black Neighborhood (Houston Chron)
  • Connections 2025 Presentation, Vision Zero Pledge at Capital Metro Meeting Today
  • Houston Area Students Can Get Half Price Transit Pass (Metro)
  • Travis County Will Have Its Own Transportation Bond Process for 2017 (Monitor)

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Houston Planning Commission Approves Complete Streets Plan for Dunlavy (Houston Planning) DART Considers Less Ridership for Second Downtown Line to Avoid Church Parking Lot (Morning News) San Antonio and Austin In, Houston and Dallas Out in Bicycling Magazine Bike-Friendly Ranking RECA Says Bureaucracy, Neighborhood Groups Blocking Affordable Housing (Austin Monitor) TXDOT 290 Plan: Add Unnecessary SOV, Don’t Provide […]

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Parks & Wildlife Comm Might Approve Sacrificing 10 Acres of Park to Grand Porkway Today Austin Mobility Talks Survey: 18% Prioritize New Roads, 34% Transit, 19% Reduce Cars (ATX Urbanists) DART / TRE to Double Train Trips, Add Nights, Weekends, While Reducing Budget (Morning News) Historic San Antonio Streetcar Lines Now Available on Google Maps City of San Antonio Budget Process […]

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Houston Spending $36 Million on Smart Streets Tech Stuff (Houston Chron) Hallelujah! Work Has Begun to Smooth Guadalupe, Austin’s Most-Traveled, Bumpy Street to Ride a Bike or Bus On (KXAN) Austin Is Saying All the Right Things About Its New Street Design Guide (KUT) Speeding Driver Knocks Other Car Off Road, Killing All Four Passengers (Click2Houston) Metro Bus Driver Trainer and […]

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Austin Council Outcome-Based Budgeting Includes Affordable and Accessible Transportation (Monitor) HUD Bombshell: Houston Housing Policy Violates Civil Rights Act, Adds to Segregation (Houston Chron) Metro Auditors Suggest Regional BRT in HOT Lanes, No Cars on Light Rail Streets (Houston Chron) Firm TXDOT Hired to Study I-35 Toll Lanes Accused of Long History of Falsified Forecasts (Statesman) Capital Metro Board to Vote on […]

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Truck Freight Interests Pleased With Subsidy to Increase Truck Traffic (Transport Topics) TXDOT and CTRMA Denied Cover for Potential Loss of Endangered Species of SH45 SW (Monitor) Dallas Streetcar Extension to Bishop Arts District Starts Carrying Passengers Today (KERA) Update: The City of Dallas Still Only Has Two Bike-Share Stations (Rik Adamski) TXDOT Lowering Speed Limit on […]