Today’s Headlines

  • Watch Patrick Kennedy Make His Case to Become a Member of the DART Board (City of Dallas)
  • …Committee Voted to Recommend the Marketing Guy, Instead of Guy Who Knows Transit (Observer)
  • Austin Parents Demand Safe Streets After Truck Hit Kid on the Way to School on Tuesday (TWC)
  • Sylvester Turner to Announce Agreement Between City of Houston and Uber Today (Houston Chron)
  • Restoring AMTRAK Sunset Crescent Route Would Also Connect Houston to Florida (NWFDailyNews)
  • TXDOT, US Fish and Wildlife Investing $8M in 12 Underpasses – For Endangered Ocelots (KSAT)
  • El Paso Becomes Bronze Bicycle-Friendly City (The League of American Bicyclists)
  • TXDOT Signs Give Information on Alternative Car Routes, Reduces Gridlock (My35)
  • Reminder: Inefficient Road Hierarchies Are Not Resilient (TXDOT)

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