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Only 2.8% of Austin Voters Oppose the Bond Because It Has Too Much for Bikes and Trails (BizJournals) …But Another Poll Shows 60% of Austin Voters Want to Prioritize Roads (Monitor) Calling Guadalupe an “Activity Corridor” Will Loosen Some Anti-Urban Regulations for Small Area (Monitor) Suburban Lawmakers Like Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick Financed by Attorneys for Sprawl MUDs (Houston Chron) […]

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Today Is #DumpthePump Day for Those Not Yet Aware That Riding the Bus > Driving a Car (VIA) Xerox’s “Future of Transportation” Video Contains a Whopping 3 Pedestrians (Xerox) Real Estate Interests and Chamber Support Bond With Least Multimodal Funding (Austin Monitor) Reminder: $720M of Bond Funds Could Build 4,114 Miles of Sidewalks, only Half […]

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There Isn’t Enough Walkable Urbanism For Everyone in Houston Who Wants It (Chron) Houston’s First Walking Tour to Explore How to Improve Streets & Public Space for Women 5/19 Janette Sadik-Khan, Former NYC Transpo Commissioner, at Kinder Institute Forum 5/18 Honor Bicyclists Who Have Been Killed at the Worldwide Ride of Silence 5/18 in Houston, Austin Austin Urban Transpo Commish […]

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SUV Drivers Strikes and Kills 5-Year-Old Boy Riding Bike in Southeast Houston (Click2Houston) Couple Survives Crashing Into Collapsing, Flooded Bridge in Hunt County (WFAA) Pope Francis Wants You to Ride Transit (WaPo) Georgia DOT Building Atlanta a Regional Bus Network on HOT Lanes on Freeways (SaportaReport) Study: US Node Degree Peaked in 1990s After Scourge of Cul-De-Sacs and Sprawl (Pacific […]

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After Activists Rally at City Hall, Mayor Turner Says We Will Get the Bike Plan Done (Houston Chron, ABC13) Austin Legislative Agenda Calls for Safe Routes to Schools Funding and Local Options Transportation Funding Houston Legislative Agenda Calls for Balance in Transportation Funding Austin ISD Board Members Support Proposed Safe Routes to Schools Funding (KUT) DART […]

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How an Elevated Freeway Devastated the City of Pasadena (Houston Chron) US DOT Provides Guidelines for Opposing the Impending Road-Spending Glut (CityLab) Reminder as Texas Doubles in Population: Sprawl Is Subsidized (Smart Growth America) …Older Suburban Cities in DFW Object to Paying Into the Ponzi Scheme (Morning News) Capital Metro Reimagining Muddied by MetroRapid and […]