Today’s Headlines

  • CAMPO TPB Further Disenfranchises Travis County Residents (Decide Texas)
  • Credit Where Due: TAG Houston Puts a Diverse Face on Its Transportation Spending Lobby
  • Thankfully, Progress on the Trinity Toll Road Has Stalled (Morning News)
  • Charges Not Expected Against Driver Who Killed Bicyclist in “Accident” on Dark Road (KHOU)
  • Bexar County Deputies Target Speeding Traffic in School Zones (FoxSanAntonio)
  • Will the Houston Bike Plan End the Battle Between Bicyclists and Drivers? (Houston Press)
  • Rob Spillar, Austin Transportation Dept, Defends Traffic Impact Analysis of the Grove (TWC)
  • Port of Houston Signs Deal With Freight Shuttle Company Birthed By TTI and TXDOT (HPB)
  • Governor Abbott – Who Uses a Wheelchair – Said This: “It’s a Sad Day When a Guy Pushing a Wheelchair Can Go Faster Than Traffic Stuck on Some of Our Congested Roadways”

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