Today’s Headlines

  • Joins Houston and Fort Worth in Supporting Safe Neighborhood Streets Bill (FoxSA)
  • Houston Chronicle Editorial Board: Prioritize Pedestrianism and Reduce Parking Requirements
  • Austin Council Mobility Committee to Hear Awesome Report From Staff on Speed Wednesday
  • Texas Sunset Commission to Consider Whether TXDOT Should Continue This Friday
  • …TXDOT CEO Letter Does Not Address: Traffic Deaths, Transit, Walk, Bike, Equity, ADA (Sunset Commission)
  • There May Be an Attempt to Bias Capital Metro Planning for Sprawl Interests (Purgatorian)
  • AURA Report Supports Most of Capital Metro Connections 2025, But Opposes Freeway BRT, Red Line
  • #AllWhitePanel of Houston Region County Judges — Who Dominate HGAC — Want Regionalism? (HPM)
  • Trump Might Not Hurt Texas High Speed Rail, But Slow Funding Sets Target Year Back to 2022 (Nikkei)
  • AIA Houston Event Tonight: Walkability & Parking — Understanding Design Possibilities Within CoH Code

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Austin Neighborhood Tried to Manipulate Traffic Count at Intersection (Dan Keshet) After Success at ADA Compliance at Stations, Capital Metro Focusing on  Shelters (Monitor) Hit-and-Run Driver Kills Woman on High-Speed TXDOT Feeder Stroad (Statesman) San Antonio Planning Commission Gets “Adequate” Parking, Likely Causing Traffic (Express News) British Reporter Profiles Houston to Question US Ability to Kick Driving Addiction (Guardian) […]

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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 […]

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Austin Council Okays Converting 5th Street to Two-Way After First Ever Nighttime Traffic Study (Monitor) DART Wants You to Fill Out This Survey on Satisfaction With Rail 44 Of Texas’s 100 “Most Congested” Roadways Are in the Houston Region (Houston Chron) Awash in Evidence to the Contrary, TXDOT Claims Freeway Widening Reduces Congestion (Click2Houston) Austin’s First Batch of Mobility […]

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Can TXDOT Improve Oak Cliff Sprawl Intersection Without Inducing a Ton of Traffic? (Reddit) Remember to Take the TXDOT Sunset Survey Before July 15 (Sunset Commission) Walkable Mixed-Use Development Coming to San Antonio Greenfield on Freeway (Express News) San Pedro Creek Walkability Project Moving Along Quickly in San Antonio (Express News, Rivard) Sprawl Residents Think Their Neighborhood Not […]

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We Can Improve Transit Access — Houston Is Proof (Houston Chron) Gov Abbott Nominates Woman to TTC: Laura Ryan, Auto Dealer (Houston Chron, Tribune) Q: Who Decides That Texans Will Depend on Cars? A: Old White Men (Houston Chron) As of October 9, Capital Metro Will Stop Accepting Physical Credit Cards at Machines (Monitor) TXDOT Conducting Real Life Experiment on Reducing Speed […]

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Texas House Budget Gives TXDOT All Available Funds, Doubling Roads Spending Over Next Decade (Statesman) Statewide Vision Zero Resolution to Have Public Hearing in Senate Committee Wednesday at 8 a.m. Houston Metro Spending $16.5 Million Over 5 Years on Universal Accessibility (Houston Chron) City of Houston Annual Complete Streets Report Says a Pedestrian Plan Is Coming, Some Day Reminder: […]