Today’s Headlines

  • TXDOT Wants Input on Amarillo Road Project Submitted by US Mail (Amarillo Globe-News)
  • Core of Pedestrian Improvements on Allen Parkway Was Bringing Down Car Speed (Houston Press)
  • 1st Year of Austin Bond Spending Will Focus on Sidewalks, Safe Routes to School (Community Impact)
  • Memorial Walk Mourns People Killed in Crashes, Calls for Safe Speed Bill (Statesman, KVUE, KXAN)
  • Austin Police Begin Using Bike-Mounted Device to Enforce Safe Passing Law (TWC)
  • Austin Vision Zero Program Means Actual Spending of Funds on Safer Intersections (Fox7Austin)
  • Hit-and-Run Driver Not Yet Charged for Death of 13-Year-Old Richard Snyder of Belton (KWTX)
  • Children Forced to Walk, Bike on High-Speed Surface Road (Temple Daily)
  • ULI Report: Walking and Cycling Can Be Good For Business (HPM)

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