Today’s Headlines

  • Anthony Foxx: CAMPO and AAMPO Must Collaborate on Regional Transportation Plan or Merge (Eno)
  • Austin’s Entire Priority Bike Plan Could Have Been Funded for Cost of Removing 360 Stop Lights (TWC)
  • Whether or Not Texas Central High Speed Rail “Is” a Railroad Will Go to Full Trial (Community Impact)
  • Santa Needs Streets That Are Safe and Comfortable for All Modes of Travel (AARP Texas, ATX Mobility)
  • Dallas County Community College Giving Free Transit Passes to Students at All Campuses (DART)
  • No One Died in Today’s Truck Crash on Houston Freeways, But Someone Died in Yesterday’s (ABC13)
  • It Wasn’t the Driver Who Ran a Red Light, According to the Morning News, It Was His Sedan
  • TXDOT May Be Addressing DBE Recommendations From Sunset Process Ahead of Lege (TXDOT)
  • CTRMA Board Disagrees With Staff on Something and Asks, “Who Is Making These Decisions?” (Monitor)
  • You Guys — Along with Louisiana — Are the Worst (CBSDFW)

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