Today’s Headlines

  • CTRMA Amplifies Perception of Brief Period of Flowing Cars on Mopac by Speeding Up Video
  • Bloomberg Selects Austin as One of Five Cities to Explore Policies for Robot Cars (AustinInno)
  • “Experts” Prognosticate on Houston’s Growth, Private Market Says Pedestrian Urbanism (Houston Chron)
  • Austin City Council to Consider Lamar Beach Plan, With New Boardwalk on Lady Bird Lake (VirtualBX)
  • Video Posted of StrongTowns’ Chuck Marohn Lecture in Austin City Hall on CodeNEXT (Imagine Austin)
  • Outdated Council of Austin Elders Defends Its Role in Perverting Real Estate Market (Monitor)
  • “Express Lanes” to Shave Minutes Off Trip to Austin Airport Impose Construction Delays (TXDOT)
  • You Can Now Ride With Austin’s Taxi Driver Coop — Driver Exclaims: “It’s Our Company!” (Austin Chron)

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Houston Asking DC for Support for Transportation Projects Not Aimed Mainly at Cars (Houston Chron) Houston City Council Member Robinson Calls for Modern Street Design Guidelines (Houston Chron) Dump Truck Driver Hits Low Bridge, Then Falling Debris Kill 12-Year-Old Girl in Car (KHOU) Ped Adv Council Wants More Bond to Sidewalks, Vision Zero, and All Projects for Safety (City of Austin) Lex Frieden, Co-Author of […]

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