Today’s Headlines

  • Houston Metro Set to Okay $1B Budget, With Lower Sales Tax Projections (Houston Chron, HPM)
  • Proposed Capital Metro Budget: More for Inefficient Suburban Services (Monitor)
  • …Julio Gonzales Asks Capital Metro to Fund Success Instead (Keep Austin Wonky)
  • Austin Chamber Report: Better Land Use, More Options, TDM, Not Roads (Impact, BizJournals)
  • Video: Dr. Stephen Klineberg on Future of Houston, Which Is America’s Future (Click2Houston)
  • Former DART Board Member Hired for TOD Job Created for Him (Morning News)
  • Main Entrance to San Antonio City Hall Is Not Accessible to All San Antonio Citizens (Rivard)
  • Unclear If Sandra Bland Settlement Will Mean System-Wide Retraining on Traffic Stops (Tribune)
  • CAMPO Board Member and Lakeway Mayor Joe Bain: There Is “NO Plan for Western Travis County to Improve Congestion in the 40 Year Plan” (Statesman)

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