Today’s Headlines

  • TXDOT Adding a Lane on Each Side of Katy Freeway by Restriping Direct Connections (Houston Chron)
  • Construction Beginning on Private Toll Road in the Middle of 288 in Houston (ABC13)
  • TTI Poll Results: Investing Vastly More in Driving Than Transit Doesn’t Yield Good Transit (Houston Chron)
  • Austin City Council Asks for Capital Metro to Waste Money on Parking, Help Sprawl Jobs More (Monitor)
  • TXDOT Conducting Live Experiment This Weekend of Simply Removing Pierce Elevated (Houston Chron)
  • City of San Antonio Asks Public to Come to Sustainability Summit to Contribute to Policy Solutions (Rivard)
  • Study Shows That High-Speed Rail Connecting Dallas to Houston Would Be Cool (Texas Rail Advocates)

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Watson, Israel File Bills to Allow Cap Metro Rail Transit Extension Without Referendum (Monitor) Driver Injures Pedestrian at Mesa and Champions in El Paso 3 Days After Crash at Same Location (KVIA) TXDOT Houston Does Not Feel Need to Correct People Calling It Highway Department (Houston Chron) …Happy Valentines Day (TXDOT) Houston Cyclist Deaths Prompt Safety Messages, […]

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City Council Did Not in Fact Vote on Houston Bike Plan — Delayed 2 Weeks (Houston Chron) US Senate Unanimously Passes Bill to Overrule MPO Rule Requiring Austin and San Antonio to Act as One (Eno) New Organization Better Block Austin Hosting First Event at 12th & Chicon, April 15 SB 312, the TXDOT Sunset Bill, Includes Anti-Transit and/or High […]

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TXDOT Declares That Mission Is Vision Zero — Zero Fatalities at Road Construction Sites (TXDOT Pharr) Austin Mayor Adler Wants Managed Toll Lanes to Allow Rapid Bus and Rail Starter Line (Biz Journals) Petition Drive to Make Jersey Village Streets More Dangerous and Ban Red Light Cameras (Houston Chron) Houston Bike-Share Stations on Bayou Greenways Trails See Highest Use in […]

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Austin’s Urban Transportation Commission Calls for High-Capacity Transit on November Ballot (KLBJ) Council Member Casar Strongly Urges Transit, Sidewalks, Bike Lanes, Urban Rail in Nov Transpo Bond Turner Scraps IAH Airport Contracts, Starts the Bidding Over… Surface Transpo Element? (Chron) TXDOT Says Lawmakers Must Force Them Not to Be Highway Building Department (Houston Chronicle) East End Light […]

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Reporter Does Not Understand Traffic Engineering, Offers Opinions (Austin American-Statesman) TXDOT Plan for Downtown Houston: Remove I45 Pierce Elevated Freeway!! (Houston Public Media) Also: Sink Combined I45 + I69 on East Side of Downtown & Cover With Park (Houston Chron) And: Add Unnecessary Single Occupant Vehicle Capacity to I45 North Corridor (Houston Chron) Trucking Industry Would Rather […]