Today’s Headlines

  • 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 Board Votes to Do D2 Subway — Many Upset About Also Trying to Do Cotton Line (Tribune)
  • Sprawl Boosting Economist Thinks Millennials Want Single-Family Houses (Express News)

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