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Austin Council Member Don Zimmerman Sues to Overturn Ride Hailing Prop 1 Vote (Court Filing) Houston Bike Plan Should Get Vote in August, With Ordinances Added to Strengthen It (News88.7) Corpus Christi Victim Embraces and Forgives Hit-and-Run Driver at Sentencing (Corpus Christi Caller) Austin City Manager Might Have Another Job Before Transportation Bond Gets a Vote […]

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KUT Week Long Series on Vision Zero: Speed Limits, Drunk Driving Deaths, Plan Heads to Council Austin Transportation Department Pursuing Deregulation of Taxis, “Open Entry System” (KUT) Austin Mayor Adler Unveils “TransitScreen” at City Hall for the Smartphone-less (MassTransitMag, TWC) New Houston Metro Chairwoman Wants Transit Expansion, Regional Plan, Bond Vote (Houston Chron) City of Austin […]

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Terrible: Two High School Students Killed in School Bus Crash on Loop 610 in Houston (Chron) Family of One of the Victims Plans to Sue, Claims Deaths Were Preventable (Chron) City of San Antonio Launches Vision Zero Campaign to End Traffic Deaths (Rivard Report, News4) Petition for Vision Zero for the City of Houston Petition for Vision Zero for […]

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Dallas Mayor Opposes Streets Bond Because Private Interests Won’t Pay to Lobby Citizens (Observer) Forth Worth Wants Transportation User Fee on Water Bills, But Also MOAR ROADS! (Star-Telegram) Houston Pedestrian Deaths Up 30% From Previous Year; Changes to Streets Needed (HPM) San Antonio Pedestrian Deaths Up 40% From Previous Year; Lower Speeds, Crosswalks Needed (KSAT) Neighbors Previously Demanded Crosswalk Where 75-Year-Old San Antonio Man Died Using […]

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Presentations Now Available From TTI Texas Safety Conference Membership of TX Traffic Safety Task Force Revealed in TTC Comm Moseley’s Presentation …Which Proposes That TXDOT Goal Is to Reduce 3,533 Deaths to Zero in 10 Years (10% Every Year) FHWA Vision Zero Presentation Shows Houston as “Considering Vision Zero” (pdf) Austin & San Antonio Vision Zero Presentations How Will Amtrak Be Involved With Texas Central Private HSR? (Peter […]

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Houston City Council Gives Go Ahead for First Master Bike Plan in 20 Years (CM Ed Gonzalez) …Harris County Housing Authority President Tom McCasland Explains the Significance Abbott Compares Border to Vision Zero, Does Not Introduce Attempt at Vision Zero (Quorum Report) Sprawl Toll Road Users Have Been Getting Free Ride Through Xerox Error (MyFoxHouston) Austin Intersections Will […]