Today’s Headlines

  • World Day of Remembrance Vigil and Memorial Walk Tonight in Austin to Honor Traffic Victims
  • You Can Sign the Petition for a Safe Neighborhood Streets Bill to Fight Speed-Related Deaths
  • It’s Hard to Ignore Mike Dahmus’ Critique of Cap Metro’s Project Connect 2.0 (M1EK)
  • Texas Transportation Commissioners Chastened by TXDOT Sunset Report (Quorum Report)
  • That Cute Ad About the Smart Commissioner? He’s a Builder of Unnecessary Roads (Statesmen)
  • El Paso Toll Road Losing Money Fast, While Bike-Share System Turns a Profit (KFOX)
  • Unnecessary Toll Road South of Austin Blazes Through Lawsuit, Begins Construction (CTRMA)
  • Uber Urges State to Take Ride Hailing Regulation Away from Cities, But Listens to Austin (Tribune)

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