Today’s Headlines

  • TTI Safety Testimony to House Transportation Committee Doesn’t Focus on Street Design (TTI)
  • Mixed-Use LEED Building With 85% Affordable Apartment Units Going Up in Mueller (Building ATX)
  • San Antonio Vision Zero Resulting in Heavy Investments in Pedestrian Safety, Narrower Motor Lanes (News4SA)
  • Houston Strategy of Spending Big on Freeway Expansion Not Working Out (Houston Chron)
  • Driver Killed Making a Left Turn on This Wide Open High-Speed Intersection (Star-Telegram)
  • TXDOT Finishes Construction on the Only FY15 Prop 1-Funded Project Inside BW8 in Houston (HPM)
  • CTRMA and TXDOT Lowering “Wrong Way” Signs to Make Them Easier for Drunks to See (CTRMA)

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Texas Is Building Tons of Urbanism. Texas Is Building Tons of Sprawl. Sometimes Both. FHWA Investigating TXDOT Bridge Plan to Cut Corpus Christi’s Black Community in Half (Texas Observer) Yes, Adding 13,000 Jobs to Driveable Sub-Urban Toll Road Location Means More Traffic (Morning News) UT-Austin Core Campus is Going Car Free in Five Years (Heidi Gerbracht via MobilityATX Panel) […]

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Texting While Driving Ban Will Be Considered on House Floor Wednesday at 10 — Watch the Live Video …Texas One of Just Four States That Still Does Not Have Such a Ban (KUT) DART Chief Lobbying Trump Administration for Transit (Morning News) TXDOT Paying TTI to Study Robot Vehicles to Improve Transit, Bicycle, and Pedestrian Safety This Bill Would Spell the End of Vehicle Safety Inspections in […]

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Austin Council Outcome-Based Budgeting Includes Affordable and Accessible Transportation (Monitor) HUD Bombshell: Houston Housing Policy Violates Civil Rights Act, Adds to Segregation (Houston Chron) Metro Auditors Suggest Regional BRT in HOT Lanes, No Cars on Light Rail Streets (Houston Chron) Firm TXDOT Hired to Study I-35 Toll Lanes Accused of Long History of Falsified Forecasts (Statesman) Capital Metro Board to Vote on […]

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Today’s Your Last Day to Comment on TXDOT’s South Austin I-35 Plans (Virtual Open House) Houston Metro Will Consider Expanding Frequent Bus Network to Match Pedestrian Improvements (HPM) Attn Pretend Eminent Domain Opponents: Routine TXDOT Road Building Takes 71 Parcels This Month (TTC) Driver Who Killed 52-Year-Old Jeffrey Wall, Walking Across This Stroad, Turns Himself In […]

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Study Proposes Bringing Back AMTRAK Service Connecting Houston to Orlando (Lagniappe Weekly) Over 65,000 Austinites Sign Petition to Remove Ride-hailing Restrictions (MyStatesman) Dallas Habitat Building Neighborhoods, Not Just Houses, But With Single-Family Houses (Morning News) Mueller Neighborhood Association Asks City, Metro to Maximize Density  (Austin Chron) Online Meeting on TXDOT Unified Transportation Plan: Ask Them to Dedicate Prop 7 to Complete Streets […]