Today’s Headlines

  • Vision Zero Action in Austin — Safety Improvements in Store for 5 Intersections (Community Impact)
  • Austin ISD Has a “Where’s the Bus?” App for Parents to Check Out Where the School Bus Is
  • DLINK Has Crazy Convoluted Bus Routes, But Now Connect to Farmers’ Market (Phillip Goss)
  • People in Frisco Are Fighting With Guns Over Parking Lot Driving Style (Morning News)
  • In Texas School Finance System, Urban School Districts Subsidize Others (Statesman)
  • Austin American Statesman Blesses Capital Metro Move to Prioritize Ridership Over Coverage
  • TTI Reports on the Policy Implications of TNC — Otherwise Known as Ride Hailing

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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 […]

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Capital Metro to Consider Fare Parity for MetroRapid Bus. Support Emails Requested. (Brennan Griffin) Austin Traffic Counters Show Decreasing Car Trips on S. Lamar, City Plans for Increase Anyway (Monitor) Houston Spending $4.1M to Help Dinosaurs Store Their Horseless Buggies Downtown (Houston Chron) Construction to Begin on TXDOT’s First Dutch Junction on I-10 in Energy Corridor Dallas […]

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Driver Hits and Kills 12-Year-Old San Antonio Girl Walking to School (KSAT) SE Houston Residents Want Safe Intersection After 67-Year-Old Grandmother’s Preventable Death (KHOU) Austin Council Mobility Committee Asks Staff to Study Transit Priority Policy to Speed Up Bus (Monitor) Austin South Central Waterfront Plan Is Beautiful: Dense Urbanism + Nature (Statesman) Thorough Critique of Joel Kotkin’s “Dog Whistle to […]

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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 […]

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San Antonio’s New VIVA Bus Service to Cultural, Historic Places Started Operating Yesterday Adler’s Bond Proposal Assumes TXDOT’s $14B Budget Can’t Afford Urban Streets (Statesman) …A Better Modal Mix for $720M Has a Better Chance of Passing (Keep Austin Wonky) City of Houston’s Annual Report to Houston Coalition for Complete Streets Is Tonight at 6:30 pm How to Improve Texas’s […]

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Todd Litman Critiques Houston’s Center for Opportunity Urbanism Report (Planetizen) For 3rd Time, Montgomery County Seeks Road Only Bond — Unclear What Lord Wants (Houston Chron) City of Austin Suing Texas Appraisal System, Says Commercial Undervalued, Appeals Unfair (Statesman) Fort Worth Promise of Better Bus Instead of Rail Hasn’t Materialized in Five Years (CityLab) San Antonio Signed Agreement With […]